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Bulldozer modules by Open Source Ecology

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Uma série extensa de máquinas e partes de máquinas

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Joe Nall 2015 RC Airshow!

Hi DemonDriver here and I wanted to share with with the Largest Remote Control RC Airshow in the Entire world! Joe Nall 2015! RC Scale planes, warbirds, jets ...
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Uma hora de vídeo "pouco" montado é demasiado

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Open Bionics robotic hand for amputees wins Dyson Award - BBC News

Open Bionics robotic hand for amputees wins Dyson Award - BBC News | Heron | Scoop.it
A budget-priced 3D-printed robotic hand for amputees is the UK winner of 2015's James Dyson Award for engineering design.
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Sony unveils new robot plane that can take off vertically and patrol the skies - The Independent

Sony unveils new robot plane that can take off vertically and patrol the skies - The Independent | Heron | Scoop.it
Sony has unveiled a new flying robot, capable of taking off vertically and spying on those below it.
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Hitachi's new labor-intensive robot could replace some workers in warehouses - The Japan Times

Hitachi's new labor-intensive robot could replace some workers in warehouses - The Japan Times | Heron | Scoop.it
In a warehouse in the city of Noda, Chiba Prefecture, a robot with wheels zips around to pick up boxes of goods and carries them to a shipping container. I
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Make and Take: Linkages and Automata

Make and Take: Linkages and Automata | Heron | Scoop.it
Linkages and Automata are both mechanisms that we use to transmit, control and sometimes change a motion.
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Hackers Can Seize Control of Electric Skateboards and Toss Riders

Hackers Can Seize Control of Electric Skateboards and Toss Riders | Heron | Scoop.it
Imagine flying down the road at 20 mph on your electric skateboard when a hacker suddenly jams the breaks and throws you off.
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Habemus Hoverboard (com ressalvas)

Habemus Hoverboard (com ressalvas) | Heron | Scoop.it
UAU, nossa que máximo uma hoverboard igualzinha ao BTTF2? Não. “Ah mas é uma revolução técnológica diz no site deles…” err… também não.
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Com tão pouca publicidade atté apetece ir lá...

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WeON Glasses :: Really Fashion Weareable Device

WeON Glasses :: Really Fashion Weareable Device | Heron | Scoop.it
>WeON Glasses - The first-ever SMART-Glasses — sunglasses and prescription glasses — that interact with your tablet and smartphone
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Agora chama-se a cada tijolo smart-tijolo?

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The Tech Essentials Daily Bag

The Tech Essentials Daily Bag | Heron | Scoop.it
One of the problems with using a lot of technology is organizing it. Reader Chris Hardie’s solution is a simple cable organizer and a small bag that’s easy to load up every day.
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Organize Your Tools Like Adam Savage with Custom Stands

Organize Your Tools Like Adam Savage with Custom Stands | Heron | Scoop.it
Organizing tools is tough and if you’re someone like Adam Savage, who has hundreds of tools, then you need a system in place. He tries to keep everything out in the open, so he built a couple of his own stands.
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Robotronica: Thousands glimpse into robot future at Queensland University of ... - ABC Online

Robotronica: Thousands glimpse into robot future at Queensland University of ... - ABC Online | Heron | Scoop.it
Robots, machines and a real-life cyborg have given curious humans a glimpse of what the world will look like a decade from now.
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Aproximação das universidades ao publico

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DIY R/C gasoline racing speedboat

RC gas speedboats are fast and agile models that are built for those who love racing. Whether building or running them, RC gas speedboats offer a fantastic ...
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Triple Crab-Robot - inspection with multiple tube bends

This is a test run of our Triple Crab-Robot conducted in France. The tube is a long-distance heat pipeline with DN 100 and multiple tube-bends with 1.5xd.
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walking machine, walking robot, amazing machine, amazing robot, dog robot military

Boston Dynamics just released a new video of the Big Dog on ice and snow, and also demoing its walking gait. new technology are made the robot that can use ...
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Crave - Buddy the family companion robot will connect you and protect you

Click here for the CNET Editors Take - http://cnet.co/1hF26CW Buddy, a friendly robotic family personal assistant from Blue Frog Robotics, stopped by the CNET ...
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Baulkham Hills sailor Noel McPherson one of 40 competing in Radio Control ... - Cadtle Hills News

Baulkham Hills sailor Noel McPherson one of 40 competing in Radio Control ... - Cadtle Hills News | Heron | Scoop.it
Noel McPherson will be competing alongside some of Australia's best sailors this weekend, but none will be out on the water.
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Soon robots could make you pancakes, among other things - Fortune

Soon robots could make you pancakes, among other things - Fortune | Heron | Scoop.it
European researchers are teaching robots how to perform everyday tasks, like cooking and office duties, with the help of WikiHow.
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Grimlock Contruct Bots

Ha Ha! I won guys, this game was so much fun i hope you liked it,more fun and games coming,please like and SUBSCRIBE:)❤ This is a child and family ...
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Not my beach but everyone has one

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What the world looks like with a bionic eye

What the world looks like with a bionic eye | Heron | Scoop.it
The University of Washington has shown for the first time what the world looks like for someone fitted with a bionic eye
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The Official Contiki OS Blog: Contiki 3.0 Released, New Hardware from Texas Instruments, Zolertia

The Official Contiki OS Blog: Contiki 3.0 Released, New Hardware from Texas Instruments, Zolertia | Heron | Scoop.it

As the wireless world evolves, so does its hardware. Recently, many new Systems-on-a-Chip (SoCs) have been released, which makes hardware design much easier, as you only need a single chip for both radio communication and control.

Contiki 3.0 adds support for two new interesting hardware plaforms: the Texas Instruments Sensortag and the Zolertia ReMote.

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Portugal passa legislação sobre crowdfunding

Portugal passa legislação sobre crowdfunding | Heron | Scoop.it
O crowdfunding tem sido um modelo de enorme sucesso que tem permitido realizar inúmeros projectos que poderiam nunca ter sido concretizado por outra via, e agora Portugal passa a ter legislação sobre este sistema financiamento colaborativo, e que não deixa de fora as diferentes modalidades que se podem encontrar.
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A regulamentação surgirá quando? Quando já houver uma data de problemas juridicos por resolver? A CMVM produz regulamentação a que velocidade?

 

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Build Your Own Watch with a Pedometer, Temperature, Compass, and More 

Build Your Own Watch with a Pedometer, Temperature, Compass, and More  | Heron | Scoop.it
Smart watches are fine, but they really don’t capture the DIY spirit. Over on Instructables, user benhur.gonvalves shows you how to build a smart little watch using an Arduino.
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