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Researchers develop landmark achievement in walking technology

Researchers at the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a novel design approach for exoskeletons and prosthetic limbs that incorporates direct feedback from the ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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New algorithm generates folding patterns to produce any 3-D origami structure

In a 1999 paper, Erik Demaine—now an MIT professor of electrical engineering and computer science, but then an 18-year-old PhD student at the University of Waterloo, in Canada—described an algorithm ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from TechXplore

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Equipping form with function

Common toys such as steerable cars or waving wind-up figures are available as 3D-printable models, which also contain their mechanical components. However, these mechanical structures are optimized ...

Fri 23 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Code 'recipes' from IFTTT help you stay on top of government news

It's not exactly hard to find publicly available government info and new announcements online. A bunch of new IFTTT recipes (now officially called applets) can make sure you never ...

Fri 23 Jun 17 from Engadget

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This $130 million 'Hyperloop Hotel' would allow people to travel between cities in luxury rooms

When you go out of town, you usually need to buy a few nights at a hotel in addition to a plane, train, or bus ticket.

Mon 19 Jun 17 from The Independent

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New spectral eye video database SPEED revolutionises eye-tracking

Techniques to acquire spectral data have been static for a long time - until now. Exciting and novel spectral video technologies are emerging, allowing us to extract increasingly dynamic knowledge ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Tesla brings self-parking and smoother steering to Enhanced Autopilot cars

Tesla isn't the only manufacturer working to develop advanced semi-autonomous driver aids, but it takes a particularly active approach to keeping its system updated. The latest over-the-air ...

Mon 19 Jun 17 from Gizmag

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Scientists may have unlocked the secret behind success in the NRL

JCU's Dr Carl Woods and colleagues looked at the performance indicators of winning and losing NRL (National Rugby League) teams. He says a number of factors stood out.

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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Private data of 198 million US voters accidentally leaked online

The data, collected on behalf of the Republicans, included phone numbers and addresses as well as assumptions about religion and ethnicity

Tue 20 Jun 17 from Newscientist

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Researchers review the state-of-the-art text mining technologies for chemistry

In a recent Chemical Reviews article, Spanish researchers have published the first exhaustive revision of the state-of-the-art methodologies underlying chemical search engines, named entity ...

Thu 22 Jun 17 from Phys.org

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