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Hawk attacks drone in a battle of claw versus machine

Those who own drones better keep an eye on where their precious quadcopters are flying. A hawk could jump out and down your drone at any minute.

By October 10, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

On today's show, we check out a new flexible sensor with some amazing applications, debate if pizza from a vending machine can be delicious and meet a new robot from Toshiba that knows simple sign language.

By October 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

Researchers from three different labs have created FlexSense, a surface with embedded sensors that makes for some pretty incredible applications. We don't know when this concept might show up in commercial products, but we're already looking forward to it; don't miss the demo on today's show.

By October 8, 2014

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Pizzabox vending machine promises hot pies on the fly

The machine, still in testing, will sell 10-inch pizzas straight out of an 800-degree oven. In 90 seconds.

By October 8, 2014

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How to install Windows 10 Technical Preview as a virtual machine

Want to test-drive the new OS with the least amount of hassle? Give it a sandbox to play in.

By October 7, 2014

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An espresso machine in your backpack? Minipresso says yes

The Minipresso is a hand-pumped coffee gadget that's supposed to provide you with traditional machine-quality coffee in a portable package.

By October 7, 2014

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Miele W1 Prestige Washer

Miele's new line of high-end washers and dryers includes remote connectivity and control. You can now check their status and change the settings outside of your home's Wi-Fi network.

September 3, 2014

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Incredible Rube Goldberg machine uses light instead of a ball

A Rube Goldberg-style contraption uses a powerful, focused beam of light, prisms, and magnifying glasses to activate its various mechanisms.

By September 10, 2014

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Vintage Apple computer built by Woz sells for whopping $750,000

One of the 50 original Apple-1 computers built by Steve Wozniak himself goes for three quarters of a million dollars at auction.

By October 22, 2014

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Secretive X-37B space plane returns to Earth, two years on

The Air Force says that the almost one-of-a-kind spacecraft "conducted on-orbit experiments" in the the longest-ever mission for the X-37B program.

By October 17, 2014