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shapes

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Shape-shifting 'superhero' material can lift 1,000 times its weight

Call Wayne Industries! A stretchy new polymer can pack a punch, with a shoelace-size piece able to lift the weight of a liter of soda, its creators say.

By February 9, 2016

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Shaping up: Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo launching fitness startup

Costolo hopes to break into the crowded field of fitness tech. He's also joining a venture capital firm.

By January 19, 2016

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Oculus VR's oddly shaped controller is a Touch delayed

The Facebook subsidiary continues to tinker with its new Oculus Touch controller, designed to let people interact naturally with virtual environments.

By December 31, 2015

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CES and cars: Chevy's new EV, Toyota's maps and chips shape the future of driving

CES isn't traditionally a car show, but automakers and their suppliers will show off what future cars can do, with technology powering safety and self-driving, convenience and comfort.

By December 28, 2015

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Sometimes a crab-shaped rock on Mars is just a crab-shaped rock

Eagle-eyed alien fans spotted a crab-like formation in a Mars photo. It joins an illustrious lineage of weird objects photographed on the Red Planet.

By August 4, 2015

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Sports cars and cube-shaped concepts from the Tokyo Motor Show (pictures)

Cubes seem to be a popular shape among Japanese automakers, given the plentiful examples at the Tokyo Motor Show, but a few more exciting models, such as the Acura NSX and Toyota S-FR show up as well.

30 Images By October 27, 2015

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The circle of life: Samsung bets on new shape to help win the smartwatch war

Samsung designers Eunjoo Kim and Jaehyung Hong reveal the inspiration behind the Galaxy Gear S2 smartwatch and why the team had to go back to the drawing board after the Gear S.

By October 2, 2015

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The moon is shrinking, and the Earth is shaping it

As the moon's core cools and hardens, and the satellite settles into place, the shapes that form on its surface are actually influenced by Earth.

By September 16, 2015

Editors' Take

Samsung Shape M3

Samsung takes on Sonos yet again with its smallest multi-room speaker, the $200 M3, set to compete with the Play:1.

By September 1, 2014

MSRP: $199.99

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Are these the stars that shaped the universe?

The Very Large Telescope has spotted signs that may indicate the presence of the oldest stars in the universe -- formed from matter created by the Big Bang.

By June 17, 2015