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Bone yarn brings new meaning to 'knitted skullcap'

Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a way to spin good quality yarn from slaughterhouse waste.

By August 11, 2015


12 wonderfully geeky knitting projects (pictures)

The words "geek" and "knitter" aren't mutually exclusive, as these amazingly cool yarn-based projects prove.

12 Images By April 14, 2015


Defense Dept. turns to Apple, Lockheed Martin for wearable tech

The US government is teaming up with the private sector and academia to make sure the country keeps up with the rapidly advancing wearable tech market.

By August 28, 2015


Health tech is going to save your life (for real)

From 3D-printed organs to cancer-fighting nanotech, the most important branch of technology right now is the one that will keep you living longer and stronger.

By August 10, 2015


Wearables at war: How smart textiles are lightening the load for soldiers

From fabric keyboards to kit that powers up when the soldier mounts up, Intelligent Textiles is one of the companies on the front line of wearable technology.

By March 11, 2015


Peculiar hat displays your thoughts as colours

The Neurotiq headpiece combines knitting, 3D printing and electroencephalography to display your brain activity as an array of LED hues.

By September 29, 2014


Anatomical dissections without all the mess

These aKNITomical dissection models are cute and soft -- and nothing like the grody things you remember from high school.

By June 3, 2014


Apple's WWDC gameplan: Welcome to the iUniverse

Forget hardware. Apple's next big 'product' might be another ecosystem.

By May 30, 2014


Opera launches beta of Max, an Android data-saving app

Many people now can try the Norwegian browser maker's Android software for cutting data usage by compressing video, photos, and text.

By February 23, 2014


Cybersecurity forces align as FireEye acquires Mandiant

The newly formed duo can now detect, prevent, and resolve breaches -- this could have ramifications for security firm competitors and governments accused of spying on their citizens and allies.

By January 2, 2014