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Makeshift shelter of future: Sewer pipes, balloons?

In light of the Haiti earthquake, design site Core 77 launches a contest tasking designers with creating innovative designs for short-term shelters.

By Feb. 19, 2010


A peek at Tokyo's sewer system

I came across these interesting pictures from today that I thought were really neat. These photos were taken inside the Tokyo sewer syst

By Aug. 21, 2007


'Fatbergs' choking London sewers to be used for energy

The world's largest fat-fueled power station will generate some 130 GWh a year. And "fat icebergs" won't end up in landfill sites.

By Apr. 25, 2013


Future robots powered by pee? Urine luck!

How to power robots that go where humans fear to tread? A new device works like an artificial heart to pump pee into the "engine room" of self-sustaining bots.

By Nov. 11, 2013


See the BlackBerry Z10's bizarre powers in Super Bowl ad

The Super Bowl advert for the new BlackBerry Z10 sees the phone teleporting, fighting fires, and turning a truck into ducks.

By Feb. 4, 2013


Stay Alight! for iOS

Despite the lack of information about several elements of the game, Stay Alight is pretty fun, with good-looking graphics, good audio, and realistic physics. With a little more info about the story and description of game elements, this could be very good game.

By Apr. 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 12, 2013

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Cyberthieves steal $400,000 from Bank of America

The account -- now frozen -- is used to pay city government workers in Burlington, Wash., via direct deposit.

By Oct. 16, 2012


Fly, be free! Jailbreak for iPhone 4S, iPad 2 released

The "corona untether" jailbreak allows A5-based devices running iOS 5 to access a wider world of apps. For now, it's only available for Mac OS X, with a Windows version supposedly showing up soon.

By Jan. 20, 2012


Modern platform games for iOS

Run, jump, and collect items in these modern platform titles that are a far cry from the classic Mario games.

By Oct. 26, 2012


The unsung robot heroes

Round-up of recent life-saving robots.

By Mar. 23, 2007