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Thu, 31 May 2012 07:42:21 +0000The shifting tides of business means a refocus on ZDNet. It's time to move on.
Mon, 21 May 2012 23:42:25 +0000After five years of work, the IEEE announced a new standard, IEEE 802.15.6, for wireless communications supporting ultra-low power devices operating in or around the human body.
Fri, 18 May 2012 07:43:28 +0000In this guest post, Joe Burton, CTO at Plantronics, lays out a vision for intelligent wearable devices and sensors that will redefine relevance and greatly simplify and automate the lives of users.
Mon, 14 May 2012 00:49:09 +0000Scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a method for generating power using harmless viruses that convert mechanical energy into electricity.
Sun, 06 May 2012 23:22:29 +0000A Queen's University researcher has created a Star Trek-like human-scale 3-D videoconferencing pod that allows people in different locations to video conference as if they were standing in front of each other.
Thu, 03 May 2012 08:08:46 +0000Parisian researchers have developed a 3D navigation system for the blind using a pair of glasses equipped with cameras and sensors like those used in robot exploration.
Fri, 27 Apr 2012 08:04:58 +0000The networking company looks poised to be the first with a next-generation router on the market with speeds up to three times faster than 802.11n.
Wed, 25 Apr 2012 07:58:51 +0000Construction on the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), a 3.2 billion-pixel camera that will capture the widest, fastest and deepest view of the night sky ever observed, could begin in 2014.
Thu, 19 Apr 2012 08:08:08 +0000Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a more efficient data transmission approach that can boost the amount of data the networks can transmit by 20 to 80 percent.
Tue, 17 Apr 2012 07:48:33 +0000Rice, Penn State researchers laced carbon nanotubes with boron to create reusable oil-soaking sponges that show promise for environmental cleanup, among many uses.
Tue, 03 Apr 2012 00:23:38 +0000MIT researchers are developing small magnetic cubes that can communicate with each other to auto-duplicate objects in a "sand box" using a subtractive production algorithm.
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 23:29:48 +0000Despite technology improvements and growing industry scale, Li-ion electric vehicle batteries will cost $397/kWh in 2020, falling short of the $150/kWh target needed to reach the mass market, say experts.
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 08:40:46 +0000Brown University biomedical scientists have created an implant that appears to deter breast cancer cell regrowth. Made from a common polymer, the implant is the first to be modified at the nanoscale.
Sat, 24 Mar 2012 17:27:47 +0000In this fun "Esquire-esque" interview, Vinnie Mirchandani, Deal Architect CEO, blogger, and author of two books (one just released) shares his wisdom about the state of IT, innovation, and his life's work.
Mon, 12 Mar 2012 23:27:10 +0000Researchers at the Vienna University of Technology have developed a method for fabricating intricately structured sculptures as tiny as a grain of sand in record speed.
Fri, 09 Mar 2012 00:24:10 +0000Researchers at University of Pittsburgh have generated a frequency comb (a slice of spectrum) with more than 100 terahertz bandwidth, eclipsing today's devices that operate in the gigahertz frequency region.
Mon, 05 Mar 2012 19:06:54 +0000Created by Boston Dynamics and funded by DARPA, Cheetah is allegedly now the fastest legged robot on the planet.
Thu, 01 Mar 2012 20:55:06 +0000Smartphones are ubiquitous and capable, but the innovation ceiling has been reached.
Thu, 16 Feb 2012 22:46:34 +0000First-ever single-chip passive infrared temperature sensor could be used in tablets, handsets, watches, and cameras for applications yet to be imagined.
Wed, 08 Feb 2012 22:19:12 +0000Nervous Structure is a series of installations that create hypnotic displays using elastic or spandex and a projector to illuminate it with computer-generated graphics.