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TiVo cuts price of Bolt DVR by $100 -- but there's a catch

TiVo has confirmed it's dropping the price of its newest Bolt DVR by $100, but it may not be the best deal for consumers.

By May 2, 2016

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USC students building a working Holodeck

Project Holodeck makes use of Oculus Rift, PlayStation Move, and Razer Hydra to create virtual-reality gaming.

By July 24, 2012

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Is 3D printing the future of home building?

A USC professor says a 3D printer makes it possible to build a 2,500-square-foot home in less than a day.

By January 22, 2014

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Supercomputing simulation employs 156,000 Amazon processor cores

To simulate 205,000 molecules as quickly as possible for a USC simulation, Cycle Computing fired up a mammoth amount of Amazon servers around the globe.

By November 12, 2013

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Holograms of Holocaust survivors let crucial stories live on

History preserved: As the aging Holocaust survivor population dwindles, USC scientists scurry to create life-size 3D holograms that can answer viewer questions through Siri-like voice-recognition technology.

By February 11, 2013

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Hollywood meets Hawaii

CBS CMO George Schweitzer discusses the creation of a Hawaii Five-0 theme song video featuring two stars of the show and the USC Trojan Marching Band.

By September 17, 2010

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BigDog's robo-puppy wants to go walkies

USC researchers have upgraded Boston Dynamics' LittleDog robot with better walking chops. Think of it as Aibo's hunter-killer cousin.

By June 1, 2010

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At USC, developing game coders

University takes advantage of top-ranked engineering and film schools to build one of States' most complete video game institutes. Photos: Piping out game talent

By May 11, 2007

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Digitizing Holocaust memories

USC system backed by Spielberg and Sun uses robots to help make more than 100,000 hours of genocide testimonials videotaped on Betacam SP available on the Internet.

By October 20, 2008

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Gamers: Skinny but depressed

Gamers are not chubby. They are depressed and skinny. So says a new study by a team of researchers at USC, PARC, and the University of Delaware.

By September 18, 2008