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▶ HYPEBEAST Spaces: The Porsche Museum - YouTube

▶ HYPEBEAST Spaces: The Porsche Museum - YouTube | Heron | Scoop.it
Get the latest from HYPEBEAST TV by hitting the SUBSCRIBE button! Having opened its doors early 2009, the Delugan Meissl-designed Porsche Museum was built wi...
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Botman – my homegrown home automater | ZEITWESEN diy log • Arduino • Raspberry Pi • Vintage • Style

Botman – my homegrown home automater | ZEITWESEN diy log • Arduino • Raspberry Pi • Vintage • Style | Heron | Scoop.it
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Could your washer really charge your smartphone from across the room?

Could your washer really charge your smartphone from across the room? | Heron | Scoop.it
Wireless charging is a little bit more convenient than plugging your device in, but was picking up a microUSB lead ever that much of a chore in the first
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Can a Robot Create Something Beautiful? - GOOD Magazine

Can a Robot Create Something Beautiful? - GOOD Magazine | Heron | Scoop.it
A creative alternative to Alan Turing's famous test gauging a computer's capacity for human-like intelligence
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Classic Automata Film - YouTube

http://www.thehouseofautomata.com - Here is some very rare film of the collection of Jack Donovan shot in 1976, (for more see 'automaton of cleopatra')- www....
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Fast, faster, fastest: This cheetah robot can run at 16 kph

Fast, faster, fastest: This cheetah robot can run at 16 kph | Heron | Scoop.it
It’s a robot unlike any other, inspired by the world’s fastest land animal and controlled by video game technology.
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Amazon's new robot army is ready to ship - US News

Amazon's new robot army is ready to ship - US News | Heron | Scoop.it
TRACY, California (AP) — A year ago, Amazon.com workers like 34-year-old Rejinaldo Rosales hiked miles of aisles each shift to "pick" each item a customer ordered and prepare it for shipping.

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Amazon's new 'robot army' is ready to ship, replaces unskilled humans in industry & agriculture - US News

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Alasdair Allan sur Twitter

Alasdair Allan sur Twitter | Heron | Scoop.it
Building a pocket-sized hackable robotic arm, https://makezine.com/2014/11/15/building-a-hackable-robotic-arm/ …. #mearm #ecmmf #makerfaire #robot pic.twitter.com/nlqqOcIvqh
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DyRoS, the 3D Printed Humanoid Robot, Presented at 'Humanoids 2014′ - 3DPrint.com

DyRoS, the 3D Printed Humanoid Robot, Presented at 'Humanoids 2014′ - 3DPrint.com | Heron | Scoop.it
He’s upright. He’s functional. He even dances. This is the 3D printed, humanoid robot design, also known as DyRoS. And he is the culmination of an ongoi
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Mostrador digital transforma automóvel em carro eléctrico virtual

Mostrador digital transforma automóvel em carro eléctrico virtual | Heron | Scoop.it
Uma das maiores preocupações de quem está a pensar comprar um carro 100% eléctrico é a inevitável questão da autonomia. A autonomia anunciada é uma coisa, mas... como será que o carro se comportaria na realidade? Agora a AT&T desenvolveu um mostrador digital que nos pode dar a resposta.
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▶ This Outlaw Porsche 356 is a Family Tradition - YouTube

▶ This Outlaw Porsche 356 is a Family Tradition - YouTube | Heron | Scoop.it
About an hour northeast of Los Angeles, nestled among the joshua trees and the hush-hush R&D operations of the aerospace industry, sits the home of Emory Mot...
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Jan Svarovsky(CZ): Automata - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik

Jan Svarovsky(CZ): Automata - Spiel und Kunst mit Mechanik | Heron | Scoop.it
(Museumsplakat) Wie ich bei Facebook sah, stellt der Tscheche Jan Svarovsky im Museum Benatky (ca.30km nordöstlich von Prag)
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Thingsee One: The Smart Developer Device

Thingsee One: The Smart Developer Device | Heron | Scoop.it
We change the way the Internet of Things is built. Start exploring straight out of box with our mobile app and go deeper with the SDK.
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François Gissy's rocket-powered bicycle breaks speed record

François Gissy's rocket-powered bicycle breaks speed record | Heron | Scoop.it
A man riding a bicycle blasted down a racetrack in France at 333 km/h, claiming a world record.
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CNN coverage of Arduino, open source | Dangerous Prototypes

CNN coverage of Arduino, open source | Dangerous Prototypes | Heron | Scoop.it
CNN coverage of Arduino, open source http://t.co/730vsF5ZlA #Arduino
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ISAAC robotic system gets ready to work at NASA Langley - Daily Press

ISAAC robotic system gets ready to work at NASA Langley - Daily Press | Heron | Scoop.it
To describe their high-tech ambitions for the big, white $3 million robot still being installed at NASA Langley Research Center, project engineers turn to balloons, cotton string and Elmer's glue.
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MODEL HOBBY 2012 (RC cars, trucks, trains, boats) - PVA Prague Letnany - YouTube

You can see some views from exhibition MODEL HOBBY 2012 (Prague Letnany).
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Greek Students Take 7th Place in World Robot Olympiad - Greek Reporter

Greek Students Take 7th Place in World Robot Olympiad - Greek Reporter | Heron | Scoop.it
A team of Greek students was placed 7th in this year’s World Robot Olympiad, which took place in Sochi, Russia.
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European Robotics Week 2014 - over 300 events!

European Robotics Week 2014 - over 300 events! | Heron | Scoop.it
Over 300 events are scheduled to take place in 20 countries all across Europe! A new music festival? No! It's the European Robotics Week 2014.

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European Robotics Week 2014 - over 300 events!


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altLab – Do It Together Creativity! » 30.11.2014 — Ts @ altLab & Junk Challenge @ Doing — Balanço

altLab – Do It Together Creativity! » 30.11.2014 — Ts @ altLab & Junk Challenge @ Doing — Balanço | Heron | Scoop.it

Foi um dia cheio.

 

De manhã abriu-se as por­tas do Lab a um Tin­ker Ses­sion pri­vado (para mem­bros) ori­en­tado pelo nosso his­tó­rico Nuno Mar­ques

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Lego builds adult fan base - USA TODAY

Lego builds adult fan base - USA TODAY | Heron | Scoop.it
The Lego universe expands with retail stores, specialty parts and alliances with popular franchises.
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Rool’in commercialise une roue électrique pour votre vélo !

Rool’in commercialise une roue électrique pour votre vélo ! | Heron | Scoop.it
Rool’in développe et commercialise une roue électrique pour vélo, plus adaptée aux petits déplacements qu aux longs trajets. Rool’in est une roue électrique avant qui permet de donner de l’énergie à une bicyclette. Disponible en 3 tailles (20’’, 26’’ et 28’’), elle s’adapte rapidement au vélo et peut même se passer d’un vélo à l’autre (montage en moins de 3 minutes).
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Contact lenses with built-in video could be 3D printed - tech - 19 November 2014 - New Scientist

Contact lenses with built-in video could be 3D printed - tech - 19 November 2014 - New Scientist | Heron | Scoop.it
A new technique for 3D-printing nanoscale LEDs into contact lenses could one day turn them into heads-up video display – or tools to spot pilot
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