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Want to win at rock-paper-scissors? Here's how

A Chinese mathematician believes there's a "conditioned response" in the playing patterns of the famous game.

By May 2, 2014

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Robot hand always wins at rock-paper-scissors

Japanese roboticists have built a super-fast robot that can recognise the movements of the human hand for a 100 per cent win rate at rock-paper-scissors.

By November 5, 2013

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A song of sparks and fire: RoboWars takes engineers to battle

Slicing blades, repurposed power drills and crashes aplenty -- engineers and electronics hobbyists are stepping out of their sheds with machines designed to fight, and the crowds are loving it.

By May 26, 2015

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Using intentions to control a robotic prosthetic

A neural implant on the area of the brain that controls the patient's intention to move could be the key to better robotic prosthetics.

By May 21, 2015

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How to make your own emoji

Turn your favorite photos into shareable emoji with this free app.

By April 24, 2015

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The Sandwich Knife keeps it all together

The Sandwich Knife uses two blades to slice sandwich-ready bread at once. The offset blades keep the slices hinged together.

By May 15, 2015

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55 free movies available now

We all know your life needs more Jean Claude Van Damme and Kevin Smith. You're in luck because you can watch them for free online.

By May 7, 2015

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This Millennium Falcon paper model looks real enough to fly

It took four years for artist Bernard Szukiel to build a paper model that Han Solo would've been honored to pilot. Crave chats with the artist about his amazing "Star Wars" papercraft.

By March 19, 2015

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Make your own microphone

Make your own contact microphone to hear unique sounds from vibrations in solid objects like a coin, scissors and even a piece of bread.

By February 20, 2015

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Hear hidden sounds with a DIY microphone

Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.

By February 20, 2015