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Princeton develops 25-core chip for servers

Princeton develops 25-core chip for servers | Technology | Scoop.it
A team from Princeton University has designed an open-source 25-core microchip that it says could dramatically improve the efficiency of servers.
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Membrane technology prevents battery drain

Membrane technology prevents battery drain | Technology | Scoop.it
Engineers from Ohio State University have developed a new type of plastic membrane that prevents power leakage in batteries and enables rapid charging.
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Swiss scientists to analyse returned satellite - SWI swissinfo.ch

Swiss scientists to analyse returned satellite - SWI swissinfo.ch | Technology | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, a retired European Space Agency research satellite called Eureca (European Retrievable Carrier) left the Lucerne Museu
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Research team develops ultrathin, transparent oxide thin-film transistors for wearable display | Robótica Educativa

Research team develops ultrathin, transparent oxide thin-film transistors for wearable display | Robótica Educativa | Technology | Scoop.it
With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) era, strong demand has grown for wearable and transparent displays that can be applied to various fields such as augmented reality (AR) and skin-like thin flexible devices.
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The Coming Solar PV Revolution Will Be Electrifying

The Coming Solar PV Revolution Will Be Electrifying | Technology | Scoop.it
Poised for massive expansion, the global solar PV market is ramping up and excitement is sparking. Cost reductions, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), are driving huge increases in solar PV investments.
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iPhone 7 rumours: Apple handset to feature 'pressure-sensitive' home button

iPhone 7 rumours: Apple handset to feature 'pressure-sensitive' home button | Technology | Scoop.it
Apple is gearing up to release the latest generation of the iPhone next month, which could feature a pressure-sensitive home button and come with headphones that connect to the Lightning port.
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For those of you who like Apple stuff.  By the way a "pressure sensitive home button" isn't fancy Marketing speak for a "Button" it's a erm... "non-button home button".
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Are you a developer? .. then you can build a robot...

Are you a developer? .. then you can build a robot... | Technology | Scoop.it
Are you a developer? ..then you can build a robot...; Author: <font color="#DB091E">AJSON</font>; Updated: 6 Aug 2016; Section: Raspberry Pi; Chapter: Internet of Things; Updated: 6 Aug 2016...
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Loving what's possible to fill a rainy Sunday these days!
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IBM researcher builds a phase-change capable artificial neuron

IBM researcher builds a phase-change capable artificial neuron | Technology | Scoop.it
Computers have long been compared to artificial brains, but now IBM has followed the comparison and built a working artificial neuron. The tech giant'
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Beyond Fitbit: 'Neural dust' puts invisible cyborg tech deep inside you

Beyond Fitbit: 'Neural dust' puts invisible cyborg tech deep inside you | Technology | Scoop.it
New, tiny sensors could create superpowerful fitness trackers, move prosthetics forward and lead to treatments for conditions like epilepsy.
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Bowl of Cyborg with lashings of Singularity anyone?
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Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses - InformationWeek

Big Data, Coding, Security: 8 Sites That Offer Free Online Courses - InformationWeek | Technology | Scoop.it
IT pros need to stay updated on the latest trends in technology and management to remain relevant and competitive. Here's a look at eight online learning platforms that offer free tech courses that can help with that.
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Research team develops ultrathin, transparent oxide thin-film transistors for wearable display

Research team develops ultrathin, transparent oxide thin-film transistors for wearable display | Technology | Scoop.it
With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) era, strong demand has grown for wearable and transparent displays that can be applied to various fields such as augmented reality (AR) and skin-like thin flexible devices...
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Cozmo Is the Smartest, Cutest AI-Powered Robot You've Ever Seen

Cozmo Is the Smartest, Cutest AI-Powered Robot You've Ever Seen | Technology | Scoop.it
The robot revolution is coming to your living room, and it's adorable.
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The most dissapointing thing about Cosmo is his diminutive size, I was hoping he could mow the lawn or carry my shopping.
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The Remarkable Tech Bringing the Deaf and Hearing Worlds Together

The Remarkable Tech Bringing the Deaf and Hearing Worlds Together | Technology | Scoop.it
Mozzeria makes the finest Neopolitan pizza in San Francisco. It's also entirely deaf-owned and operated. Not that hearing people would know when they call.
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Nanobeads used to create microscope superlens

Nanobeads used to create microscope superlens | Technology | Scoop.it
Scientists from Bangor University in Wales have used nanobeads to create a microscope superlens, enabling magnification of objects on a scale not previously possible.
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Wanhao Duplicator i3 Should Put an End to “Cheapest Printer” Kickstarters

Wanhao Duplicator i3 Should Put an End to “Cheapest Printer” Kickstarters | Technology | Scoop.it
Is the Wanhao Duplicator the best printer on the market? Not at all. Is it a contender for best low-price printer?Definitely. If you consider it a low priced kit printer instead of a finishe
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Now everyone can have one!  Whatever happened to the RepRap? (Genuine question)
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Bristol postgrad smashes 5G world record

Bristol postgrad smashes 5G world record | Technology | Scoop.it
Paul Harris, from Bristol University, and Steffen Malkowsky, from the University of Lund in Sweden, have received a number of awards in recognition of their recent 5G world record.
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Expect hedgehog mimmicking routers in the home soon.
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What is 5G and when will it launch? WIRED explains

What is 5G and when will it launch? WIRED explains | Technology | Scoop.it
5G will be the fastest mobile data standard we've ever known, but when will it arrive?
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The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2) | KurzweilAI

The universe is unbelievably big --- trillions of stars and even more planets. Soo… there just has to be life out there, right? But where is it? Why
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The code that took America to the moon was just published to GitHub, and it's like a 1960s time capsule

The code that took America to the moon was just published to GitHub, and it's like a 1960s time capsule | Technology | Scoop.it
When programmers at the MIT Instrumentation Laboratory set out to develop the flight software for the Apollo 11 space program in the mid-1960s, the necessary technology did not exist.
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Person who finds most bugs should be hired by Nasa
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Weekend takeaway: 10 essential tech reads to take with you

Weekend takeaway: 10 essential tech reads to take with you | Technology | Scoop.it
10 ways technology changed the Olympics, how data is supporting the Irish Olympics team, and Wi-Fi wars.
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​Crowdfund this: Wearable Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns to keep an eye on

​Crowdfund this: Wearable Kickstarter and Indiegogo campaigns to keep an eye on | Technology | Scoop.it
If you're looking for the most interesting wearable projects looking for funding on Kickstarter, Indiegogo or other crowdfunding platforms, you've come to the right place.
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Check Out Nike’s Crazy New Machine-Designed Track Shoe

Check Out Nike’s Crazy New Machine-Designed Track Shoe | Technology | Scoop.it
Nike's newest track spikes can slash a 100-meter runner's time by more than a tenth of a second—enough to turn a fourth-place finisher into a gold medalist.
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Afghanistan: Using technology to empower women

Afghanistan: Using technology to empower women | Technology | Scoop.it
In a world of no boundaries, Roya Mahboob aims to bridge the gap between school-based education and real jobs.
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This Beautiful Demo Shows How Far Video Game Graphics Have Come

This Beautiful Demo Shows How Far Video Game Graphics Have Come | Technology | Scoop.it
Elon Musk recently explained at Code Conference why he believes we're all living in a simulation. His argument that such a simulation is possible is... read more
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time for graphics card upgrade I think.
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Google’s Project Fi Is One Step Closer to Unifying the World’s Wireless Networks

Google’s Project Fi Is One Step Closer to Unifying the World’s Wireless Networks | Technology | Scoop.it
Thanks to a new deal, Google's meta-network is getting faster and going more places.
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Sounds ambitious, not even sure we have GoogleTalk fully rolled out in the UK!
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