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Chrysler Group to invest $72 million in Toledo machining plant

The Chrysler Group plans to invest $72 million in its Toledo Machining plant in Perrysburg, Ohio. As part of the investment, 640 hourly and salaried jobs will be retained.

By Aug. 23, 2011

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Corning exec slams sapphire -- rumored for Apple device

A Corning Glass executive does not think very highly of sapphire crystal as a protective material for displays. That was made crystal clear at a Morgan Stanley conference.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Docs turn to silkworms to spin a better bone implant

Scientists from Harvard and Tufts create silk screws and plates for use in healing bone fractures. Unlike their steel counterparts, these could dissolve in the body and even be used to deliver antibiotics.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Arrow: A four-wheeled 'fighter jet' for the road (Q&A)

One of Charles Bombardier's many wild concept vehicle designs, the Arrow, could be powered by lithium-air batteries with a range of over 370 miles.

By Dec. 31, 2013

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Abyss AB-1266 headphones run $5,495, but they're worth it

It's the Dodge SRT Viper of high-end headphones: the AB-1266 is big, heavy, outlandishly expensive, but it sounds better -- a lot better -- than anything else!

By Jun. 29, 2013

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Handroid is a low-cost, flexible robot hand

Japanese start-up ITK wants to market its basic robot hand for about $6,500, including a glove controller.

By Aug. 25, 2011

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Forget Photoshop, this is a real iPhone 5 mock-up

Not satisfied with the abundance of Photoshop mock-ups for Apple's forthcoming iPhone 5, Giga Netzwerk blog benm.at has machined a physical mock iPhone 5 using specs and rumors as guidelines.

By Sep. 29, 2011

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GM to invest $890M toward jobs, cleaner engines

General Motors will invest more than $890 million which will create or retain more than 1,600 jobs in five North American plants to produce a new generation of fuel-efficient small block truck and car engines.

By Apr. 27, 2010

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What to expect from Nokia's next Windows phone

Nokia's first smartphone running Windows Phone 8 could look just like the Lumia 900, plus a few extras.

By Aug. 16, 2012

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3D-printed 'magic arms' give little girl new reach

Customized 3D-printed appendages let Emma Lavelle, and other kids with limited upper-body movement, play alongside their friends with new freedom.

By Aug. 6, 2012