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e-skin

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New e-skin is sensitive to touch and self-healing

Chemists and engineers at Stanford say their synthetic material could help produce smarter prosthetics and resilient personal electronics that self-repair.

By November 12, 2012

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On the road: 2014 BMW i8

With its sculptured skin, gullwing doors and plugin-in hybrid drivetrain, BMW looks to the future with its new i8.

By December 22, 2014

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Prosthetic 'smart' skin can feel all of the things

A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.

By December 9, 2014

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Woman gets microchip implant so she can leave office keys at home

Carrying keys is, apparently, all too much for one Swedish woman. She claims this isn't the future, but the present. And she's not the only one to let tech get under her skin.

By November 18, 2014

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Near-infrared device makes veins easier to find

A handheld near-infrared scanner can be used to locate veins in patients and blood donors by mapping them onto the skin.

By November 2, 2014

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Amazon, Disney and Dropbox increase cloud coverage

Amazon Prime comes with a new storage perk, Disney expands movie streaming to more devices, and Microsoft teams up with Dropbox. Meanwhile, emoji are getting more diverse skin tones.

By November 4, 2014

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Amazon, Disney and Dropbox increase cloud coverage

Amazon Prime comes with a new storage perk, Disney expands movie streaming to more devices, and Microsoft teams up with Dropbox. Meanwhile, emoji are getting more diverse skin tones.

November 4, 2014

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LG G3 S

The LG G3 S may come with the same name and physical design as its flagship brother, but the similarities are only skin deep. The G3 S's specs have been watered down in every way, making this little more than a low-end phone in a high-end body with a mid-range price.

By October 17, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2014
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Tomorrow Daily 061: Underskin digital tattoo, Dexmo glove for Oculus, a new AI, and more

The company behind the design of Fitbit (and other products) has unveiled a concept for a digital tattoo with a changing face. There are a couple caveats though: it's still a prototype, and if it ever did exist, you'd have to get it implanted under your skin. Are you game?

By October 1, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 061: Underskin digital tattoo, Dexmo glove for Oculus, a new AI, and more

On today's show, we check out a new digital tattoo prototype that goes under your skin, a virtual reality glove for Oculus, and a smart new AI named "Amelia." Oh, and we explain why you shouldn't break the iPhones at the Apple store (or any phones at any store, for that matter).

By October 1, 2014