Adidas Fit Smart: Fitness Tracker Review
October 22nd, 2014
The Fit Smart is a new fitness tracker from Adidas that's intended for people who want to improve their workouts, whether that be running or fitness training for sports.
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New Solar Battery Could Generate Cheaper Clean Energy
Solar Battery
October 17th, 2014
A new kind of solar cell could store electrical energy without any help from traditional batteries, according to a new study.
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How Drones Are Fighting Infectious Disease
The senseFly eBee drone.
October 22nd, 2014
In a remote area of Southeast Asia, drones are fighting a battle — not against terrorists or insurgents, but against infectious disease.
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The Tech Behind Apple Pay: Is Your Money Secure?
Apple Pay in action.
October 20th, 2014
Go ahead and forget your wallet. Apple's new mobile payment app, Apple Pay, launched today (Oct. 20), and security experts say this high-tech way to pay seems like a safe alternative to swiping your credit or debit card.
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Robot Laws: How to Regulate Driverless Cars & Robo-Surgeons
Driverless car accident
October 17th, 2014
If a self-driving car causes an accident or a surgical robot kills a patient, whose fault is it? These are some of the questions a recently released European Union-funded report seeks to answer.
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Chaos! Space Tourists, Entrepreneurs Geek Out at Math-Themed Gala
Chaos Ball
October 15th, 2014
Actor Alan Alda and mathematician Steve Strogatz regaled a crowd of New York's business elite at the National Museum of Mathematics' "Chaos Ball."
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US Army's Laser Gun Can Blast Enemy Drones: How It Works
Boeing's mobile laser.
October 21st, 2014
For the U.S. military, laser guns aren't sci-fi tech; they're a reality.
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Virtual Reality Could Let Astronauts 'Go to the Beach'
Oculus Rift
October 20th, 2014
Spending long periods of time in space can be a psychologically demanding experience, but a new virtual reality system could give NASA astronauts a welcome escape.
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'Project Leviathan' Watercraft Aims to Break World Speed Record
Project LEVIATHAN
October 16th, 2014
An ambitious group of students is building a human-powered water vehicle that they hope will set a new world speed record.
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