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'DNA Gun' Can Tag Offenders From 40 Metres (And No, It Isn't Sci-Fi)

'DNA Gun' Can Tag Offenders From 40 Metres (And No, It Isn't Sci-Fi) | leapmind | Scoop.it
A 'DNA gun' able to tag suspects with DNA at a distance and track them down with 100% accuracy has been unveiled by a British firm in Las Vegas.
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Robot Makers Spread Global Gospel of Automation

Robot Makers Spread Global Gospel of Automation | leapmind | Scoop.it
Manufacturers of robots and similar machines gathered in Chicago, casting automation as an indispensable engine of economic growth.
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Storing data in individual molecules: Molecular memory near room temperature

Storing data in individual molecules: Molecular memory near room temperature | leapmind | Scoop.it
Moore's law—the well-known doubling of computer chips' computational power every 18 months or so—has been paced by a similarly steady increase in the storage capacity of disk drives.
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Release your Inner Cyborg with Brain Stimulation Implants - can Grinders drive the Research? - Transhumanity.net

Release your Inner Cyborg with Brain Stimulation Implants - can Grinders drive the Research? - Transhumanity.net | leapmind | Scoop.it
If you have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease you may in fact be eligible to participate in a study involving implantation with Medtronic’s new deep-brain DBS-f device.
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Will Machines Ever Master Translation? - IEEE Spectrum

Will Machines Ever Master Translation? - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
Language translation is proving to be one of the hardest tasks to automate—and one of the most important
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Everything You Need to Know About Kim Dotcom's Mega

Everything You Need to Know About Kim Dotcom's Mega | leapmind | Scoop.it
Calling itself the "privacy company," Kim Dotcom's Mega has risen from from the ashes of Megaupload. But is it really as secure as it claims to be?
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33rd Square | Deep Space Industries Enters The Asteroid Mining Business

33rd Square | Deep Space Industries Enters The Asteroid Mining Business | leapmind | Scoop.it
Hoping to capitalize on the abundance of space, another company has been announced that is planning to mine near-Earth asteroids. Deep Space Industries hopes to launch prospecting missions with their "FireFly" spacecraft as soon as 2015.
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The Singularity Is Near (2010)

SUPPORT THE FILM: http://store.singularity.com Directed by: Raymond Kurzweil, Anthony Waller, Toshi Hoo The onset of the 21st Century will be an era in which...
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Qualcomm funds study of bloodstream sensors, app-enabled genetic tests | mobihealthnews

Qualcomm funds study of bloodstream sensors, app-enabled genetic tests | mobihealthnews | leapmind | Scoop.it
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SIRI RISING: The Inside Story Of Siri's Origins -- And Why She Could Overshadow The iPhone

SIRI RISING: The Inside Story Of Siri's Origins -- And Why She Could Overshadow The iPhone | leapmind | Scoop.it
The world got its first inkling of the quick wit that would make Apple’s Siri an icon during a packed press conference held before an auditorium of tech elite. "Who are you?" an Apple executive asked the assistant.
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Iron Man to Batman: The future of soldier suits

Iron Man to Batman: The future of soldier suits | leapmind | Scoop.it
As well as exoskeletons giving soldiers super-strength, the US military is also creating lightweight suits that prevent regular injuries from everyday duties.
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Toyota, BMW working on new battery technology

Toyota, BMW working on new battery technology | leapmind | Scoop.it
Toyota Motor Corp. and BMW Group are working together on next-generation batteries for green vehicles called 'lithium-air' as their collaboration, first announced in late 2011, moves ahead in fuel cells, sports vehicles and other fields.
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Nanosilicon rapidly splits water without light, heat, or electricity

Nanosilicon rapidly splits water without light, heat, or electricity | leapmind | Scoop.it
(Phys.org)—Although scientists know that when silicon mixes with water, hydrogen is produced through oxidation, no one expected how quickly silicon nanoparticles might perform this task.
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How bioprinting can save your bacon

How bioprinting can save your bacon | leapmind | Scoop.it
A US firm aims to take printing to a whole new level - in order to produce artificial meat and leather, by bioprinting live cells.
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The end of Chinese manufacturing and rebirth of US industry | KurzweilAI

The end of Chinese manufacturing and rebirth of US industry | KurzweilAI | leapmind | Scoop.it
Tesla Motors robotics manufacturing (credit: Tesla Motors) There is great concern about China’s real-estate and infrastructure bubbles.  But these are
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Woman Becomes First Alzheimer's Patient to Have Pacemaker Implanted in Her Brain

Woman Becomes First Alzheimer's Patient to Have Pacemaker Implanted in Her Brain | leapmind | Scoop.it
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Mathematicians aim to take publishers out of publishing

Mathematicians aim to take publishers out of publishing | leapmind | Scoop.it
Episciences Project to launch series of community-run, open-access journals.
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Robot Serves Up 360 Hamburgers Per Hour

Robot Serves Up 360 Hamburgers Per Hour | leapmind | Scoop.it
No longer will they say, “He’s going to end up flipping burgers.” Because now, robots are taking even these ignobly esteemed jobs. Alpha machine from Momentum Machines cooks up a tasty burger with all the fixins.
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Pentagon Wants to Repurpose Dead Satellites | News | Laboratory Equipment

Pentagon Wants to Repurpose Dead Satellites | News | Laboratory Equipment | leapmind | Scoop.it
The government wants to scavenge defunct communication satellites for their valuable parts and recycle them to build brand new ones for cheap.
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Researchers map brain’s emotional intelligence | EarthSky.org

Researchers map brain’s emotional intelligence | EarthSky.org | leapmind | Scoop.it
The first detailed map of the brain regions that contribute to our ability to process emotional information and navigate the social world.
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33rd Square | John Smart Talks Digital Twins, AI and STEM Compression

33rd Square | John Smart Talks Digital Twins, AI and STEM Compression | leapmind | Scoop.it
In a consolidated and fascinating interview with Adam Ford, John Smart took time to discuss the topics of Digital Twins, artificial intelligence, and STEM compression.
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How we became biohackers: Part one

How we became biohackers: Part one | leapmind | Scoop.it
More and more amateur biologists are carrying out genetic experiments in homes and garages worldwide. How easy is it to do? Three writers tried to find out.
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What Are 'Phablets' - And Who Should You Blame For Inventing The Word?

What Are 'Phablets' - And Who Should You Blame For Inventing The Word? | leapmind | Scoop.it
It's happened - the word 'phablet' has entered the mainstream.
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