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An artificial nervous system could help robots avoid damaging interactions
New method exploits the luminescence of carbon nanotubes to detect tumors deep inside tissue
Startup Machina says gamers need connected clothing to be fully immersed in virtual reality
Wireless experts will need to find a “sweet spot” between intragroup message reliability and data age
To win a competition, a Georgia Tech student devised a fuel-cell plane to rival today’s best-selling small aircraft
Candy-bar-sized device could produce solar and wind power from city rooftops
Simulations show the potential for wider problems, because of natural gas dependence and poor understanding of feedback effects between the two systems
Indeed Prime reports on tech talent deficits across the U.S.; DevOps engineers in highest demand
Companies go to great lengths to lock us out from our own stuff
In 2012, low quality turbines and delayed grid connections wasted as much of China’s wind power potential as forced outages. But today’s picture could be quite different
Not every personal product should join the Internet of Things
The HoloLens Development Edition shines despite rough edges
The best robot videos of the week, ICRA edition
Startup Courtmatics hopes its smart dampener makes it easier—and cheaper—for tennis players to quantify their strokes
Tin is good and antimony is bad, but together they're perfect for the electrodes of magnesium-ion batteries
Watch-Bot will never let you forget to put the milk back in the fridge
Long-Haul trucking offers robots a particularly good target
The Liv Smart Bracelet is likely to lead off a wave of motion-tracking products that do far more than count steps
Hack a vintage Casio keyboard synthesizer to create sounds that its designers never dreamed of
With lower power consumption comes clock speeds two orders of magnitude faster