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Japan building robot that would pass college exams

Researchers have teamed up to create an AI that would be smart enough to pass the notoriously difficult entrance exams to the University of Tokyo. Don't expect it to help with your homework though.

By Sep. 12, 2012

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Eye exams using a mobile phone

Researchers at the school for really smart people, MIT, have come up with a novel way of conducting eye exams--looking into your mobile phone screen.

By Jun. 30, 2010

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GE's new 'silent scan' tech takes the noise out of MRIs

Conventional MRI scanners can exceed 110 decibels, which equals rock show noise levels and is on the edge of the human pain threshold.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Apple touts better working conditions as factory audits jump

The company has trained more workers in supply-chain companies about their rights and has seen a reduction in the number of facilities underpaying their employees.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Teens expelled in keylogging of school computers

Eleven high school students are paying the price for allegedly keylogging their teachers' computers and changing grades at will.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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iStudies Pro

College students who want to get a handle on their busy schedules should download this app to make sure they're always on time and know what's coming up.

By Aug. 16, 2013

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Computer beats human pro at Japanese chess

The Ponanza program is one of five taking on human masters in the game of shogi. Is this the endgame for our "superior" brains?

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Bosom buddy: Bra tweets every time it's unhooked

The Tweeting Bra is a Twitter-connected bra with a greater purpose. Every time it comes undone, it sends a tweet.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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Headless Kenshiro muscle-bot gets ripped at the gym

Kenshiro, born at the University of Tokyo, represents the latest attempt to create a musculoskeletal machine that moves like a human. Who needs a head?

By Dec. 12, 2012

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How a smart bra could one day outdo the mammogram

The Breast Tissue Screening Bra in the works is non-invasive, painless, and may even be more accurate than 3D mammography.

By Oct. 10, 2012