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Skateboard down stairs with the Stair Rover

One designer tackles the challenge of descending stairs on a skateboard by creating an eight-wheeled device that glides down steps smoothly.

By Jun. 29, 2012


<b>New virus spreads via Desktop Print Spooler and QuickTime AutoPlay

New virus spreads via Desktop Print Spooler and QuickTime AutoPlay

By May. 2, 1998


Plant-powered breathing apparatus for a dystopian future

Designer Chiu Chih created an artistic version of an air tank using a plant as a filter and oxygen generator. It's ready for a post-apocalyptic world.

By Aug. 19, 2013


Google Chromebooks now on sale in Tesco trolleys

Google Chromebooks are now on sale at Tesco, as well as a number of new shops around the world.

By Jun. 18, 2013


Haptic tech taps touch screen you can feel

Researchers have come up with a way to create a textured feel on touch screens. Could this spell trouble for BlackBerry?

By Nov. 16, 2011


Putting a human cost on the iPad

An in-depth New York Times report focuses on the final months of a factory worker who died as a result of an explosion at a factory that makes iPads, as well as the conditions workers often endure.

By Jan. 25, 2012


Bosses respond to the dancing YouTube quitter

Staff at the former company of Marina Shifrin, the woman who danced her resignation, respond on YouTube (by dancing and taking their pants off). Were they all told to dance or else?

By Oct. 2, 2013


PiOna concept needle could ease infertility injections

This auto-injector hides the needle in a device that gives women user feedback. It could reduce injection times by 30 percent.

By Nov. 19, 2012


Tesla shows off Model S to future owners

The company, which builds highly sought after vehicles, showed off its Model S prototype, the first sedan from the company, which produces electric vehicles.

By Oct. 3, 2011


Internet pay-TV is coming. Will you care?

Internet-based pay-TV will bring some consumer perks, but the biggest beneficiary may not be who you think it is - or want it to be.

By Jan. 21, 2014