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z-machines

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All-robot band teams with Squarepusher for new EP

For his upcoming album, UK recoding artist Squarepusher will collaborate with the all-robot band Z-Machines.

By February 18, 2014

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Lenovo intros budget-priced IdeaPad Z series, new U-series laptops

Non-ThinkPad news: the IdeaPad Z-series offers up affordable entertainment laptops, while new U-series machines include upgraded ULV processors from Intel.

By May 10, 2010

Editors' Take

Samsung Z

There may be no Android, but Samsung's Z phone running its in-house Tizen operating system looks enough like the Galaxy S5's custom interface to easily get around.

June 3, 2014

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Raspberry Pi and Android become Steam Machines with Limelight

With Limelight, you can turn your Raspberry Pi or your phone or tablet into a Steam Machine on the cheap.

By January 17, 2014

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Is 'Pacific Rim' a retelling of Japanese anime 'Evangelion'?

While there are strong similarities between the two mecha-versus-monster tales, Guillermo del Toro's stunning visual roller-coaster goes in its own direction.

By July 16, 2013

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Korean housemaid robot does laundry

Korean scientists introduce Mahru-Z, a human-like autonomous robot that can perform house chores such as laundry.

By January 20, 2010

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End of an era: NASA shuts down its last mainframe

The space agency powers down its last System Z machine, years after IBM stopped selling them for the mathematical calculation jobs for which NASA originally bought them.

By February 13, 2012

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SmartThings opens shop for Internet of Things

CEO Alex Hawkinson hopes to build a giant "physical graph," an analog to the social graph, for the Internet of Things.

By August 21, 2013

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Twitter mourns for the undead typewriter

A story about the last typewriter manufacturer in the world announcing it has only 500 machines left made headlines recently. There is one problem: It isn't the last manufacturer.

By April 27, 2011