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Drift HD Ghost action cam packs problem-solving features

Beyond its 1080p30 movie capture and waterproof body, the Ghost has useful extras to help it stand out.

By November 7, 2012

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Borrowing human reflexes eradicates robot bumbles

Researchers from MIT have designed an interface that allows a robot to tap into the reflexes of a human controller to eradicate typical robot clumsiness.

By August 10, 2015

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Stephen Hawking backs $100 million effort to find aliens

Technically Incorrect: Funded by billionaire Yuri Milner, the project will be listening very hard for alien noises, with Hawking and other scientists in support.

By July 20, 2015

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Women take to the stage, finally, at Apple developers confab

Two women on stage might not seem like a big deal, until you realize that -- until now -- only two women had made an appearance since 2007 at the developers' conference. And they didn't even work at Apple.

By June 8, 2015

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Girls just want to code. The trick is making sure they don't stop

The best way to recruit more women into tech? Convince them when they're young that tech is cool.

By May 8, 2015

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Using electricity to give your brain a boost? Not so fast...

Do-it-yourselfers using electrical currents to stimulate their brains may be doing more harm than good.

By May 6, 2015

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Diversity in tech: Going beyond lip service

Tech companies say they want more women and minorities. But who's actually doing something tangible?

By May 7, 2015

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Women in tech: The numbers don't add up

The percentage of female employees working at large technology companies is oddly consistent. But drilling down finds the problem is worse than the numbers suggest.

By May 6, 2015

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Horizon

Though it lacks stabilization features, Horizon's simple interface and problem-solving purpose make it is easy to recommend.

By November 13, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating November 13, 2014
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QuickTime 7.0.3 (#2): Now appearing in Software Update; Video skipping problem solved

QuickTime 7.0.3 (#2): Now appearing in Software Update; Video skipping problem solved

By October 13, 2005