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Rainmaker wins $100,000 Lemelson-MIT award

Nonprofit venture capitalist BP Agrawal wins humanitarian award for rain-harvesting system, health kiosks.

By April 28, 2010

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Chrome extension All Seeing Eye indexes all text in your Web history

In addition to the hugely helpful step of indexing all of the text of every page you visit in Chrome, All Seeing Eye captures a screenshot of each page you visit for a quick visual search of your Web history.

By June 17, 2014

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MIT invention promises more immersive TV viewing

Infinity-by-Nine system from MIT Media Lab may take the concept of multiscreen gaming to a whole new level.

By June 27, 2012

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014

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Inventing the future of digital media at MIT (photos)

The famed MIT Media Lab is a hotbed of ideas on how life is becoming more and more digital and how people will interact with their digitized surroundings in new ways.

14 Images April 27, 2012

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These Dyson inventions didn't make it to market (pictures)

Take a closer look at three Dyson prototypes that will never be.

14 Images By June 1, 2014

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Three Dyson inventions you'll never see in stores

Dyson shares three vacuum-free projects that were never green-lighted for production.

By June 1, 2014

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Disney Research invents 3D printer for teddy bears

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University collaborating with Disney Research have designed a machine that can 3D print in woollen materials.

By April 28, 2014

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MIT lab invents X-ray vision, sort of

Scientists at MIT's Lincoln Laboratory create a radar system that can see through walls. Won't this be fun at home?

By October 19, 2011

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Sci-Fi inventions you don't really want

Five most awesome, unrealized inventions of science fiction that you think you want, but really aren't that practical.

By March 14, 2014