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Dog-operated light switch aims to help the disabled

A group of students develop a lamp switch that can be operated by a service dog to help people with limited mobility.

By May. 19, 2014

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HP Split X2

Improved design and processors aim to make HP's latest bump-up refinement a bit better than before.

Jun. 1, 2014

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IE11 syncs Web passwords across Windows, Windows Phone 8.1

Password sync, now on IE11 on Microsoft's newest operating systems, makes moving among PCs, phones, and tablets easier. It's also handy for Microsoft to keep customers in its ecosystem.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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Satechi Universal Smartphone CD Slot Mount

If you have a smartphone, you likely use it as a music player in your car, making your car CD player obsolete. This Satechi smartphone mount makes use of that legacy piece of equipment.

Jan. 22, 2014

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ScenePast reels you in with film sites then and now

Want to know what a street corner from the 1958 movie "Vertigo" looks like today? Take a click through this cool app for movie buffs.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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Take a virtual Hollywood tour with iPhone app ScenePast

The app lets you search for old movie and TV locations to see what the streetscape looked like at the time of filming and what it looks like now.

By Jun. 24, 2014

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Georgia Tech uses human arm sensors to make robots safer

A control system helps robots quickly adjust to subtle changes in the way their operators move, which could improve safety in manufacturing settings.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Scientists selectively erase memories from meth-addicted mice

Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute have managed to successfully isolate and remove memories from the brains of mice.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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Frebble: I wanna hold your weird robotic hand

An attempt to make the digital world less alienating, the Frebble is a hand-holding device designed to connect people over long distances.

By Jun. 17, 2014

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Helmet-shaped Darth Vader toaster takes bread to the Dark Side

The Darth Vader toaster gets a significant upgrade with a helmet shape that sucks in your bread and returns it a little more evil than when it started.

By Mar. 31, 2014