15 Results for

self-repair

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Robot learns to walk while damaged

Researchers look to animals for inspiration in developing a groundbreaking algorithm to help broken robots adapt quickly and keep moving.

By August 5, 2014

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iFixit tears down the new AirPort Extreme

Following most new hardware announcements, self-repair site iFixIt quickly brings us a glimpse of what the new hardware is all about, on the inside.

By June 12, 2013

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New e-skin is sensitive to touch and self-healing

Chemists and engineers at Stanford say their synthetic material could help produce smarter prosthetics and resilient personal electronics that self-repair.

By November 12, 2012

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Five ways manufacturers make devices hard to repair

Bill Detwiler shows you five ways manufactures are making smartphones and tablets harder to fix and shares tips on bypassing these self-repair roadblocks.

By August 16, 2012

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Five ways manufacturers make smartphones and tablets hard to repair

Bill Detwiler shows you five ways manufacturers are making our gadgets harder to fix ourselves, and gives hints on how to leap these hurdles.

By August 17, 2012

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DIY: replacing a cracked iPhone 4 screen

We all know someone who has smashed the screen on their iPhone, and there are plenty of services around to fix them, but if you want to try it yourself we have a step-by-step guide.

By July 17, 2012

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Steven Chu discusses 'all of the above' U.S. energy strategy

The U.S. government aims to improve energy production from renewables to oil, but what does that mean in practice? Energy Secretary Steven Chu explains.

By March 12, 2012

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The trouble with the cell phone radiation standard

The standard used by federal regulators may not be the best measure of safety, nor is it the best way to help concerned consumers reduce their exposure.

By June 2, 2011

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Utilities Updates: ATI Displays 4.5.7; Ghost Sphere 1.2.0; QT Sync 0.2.4; SafariPlus 1.1; more

Utilities Updates: ATI Displays 4.5.7; Ghost Sphere 1.2.0; QT Sync 0.2.4; SafariPlus 1.1; more

By December 16, 2005

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Apple Pro Mouse cable issues

Apple Pro Mouse cable issues

By January 15, 2004