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Raspberry Pi-powers DIY autonomous underwater vehicle

Built by a team of engineering undergraduates from Singapore, the robotic vessel dubbed Coconut Pi uses both the Raspberry Pi and Arduino.

By Apr. 10, 2013

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Ghost stealth boat moves on gas layer around hull

Juliet Marine's Ghost stealth boat produces a gas layer around its hull to move it through water with 900 times less friction.

By Aug. 31, 2011

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Underwater robots helping find missing WWII planes, airmen

Since 1993, members of the BentProp Project have hunted the seas of Palau for American planes shot down in by the Japanese during World War II. Now they have new high-tech oceanographic tools to help in the search.

By Apr. 19, 2014

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Google Maps ducks underwater with Street View panoramas

Google has taken refuge among the coral and seaweed and introduced the first underwater panorama to Street View.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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Rugged underwater camera showdown

The Olympus TG-2 and the Fujifilm FinePix XP200 are both waterproof and shockproof. But only one of these tough cameras comes out ahead under extreme conditions.

By Jun. 11, 2013

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Underwater iPhone case shootout

Molly Wood and Jeff Cannata test out three underwater cases for the iPhone, comparing features, durability, and price.

By Jun. 11, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2

The rugged Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 is basically the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini in a waterproof case.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Underwater Internet may be coming to an ocean near you

Researchers are developing a "deep-sea computing network" that could bring Wi-Fi access underwater to better detect tsunamis, collect data, and monitor offshore activity.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Episode 41: Underwater iPhones and rugged cameras

Join us in Hawaii as we compare underwater iPhone cases ranging from a veritable Zip-loc bag to a tricked-out dive housing. Two new rugged cameras get a dolphin-swim road test, and the Kindle Paperwhite has a bad day at the beach.

By Jun. 11, 2013