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McLaren's stunning Senna hypercar revealed

McLaren's new Senna is the company's all-new road legal track missile. As a homage to the late McLaren F1 driver, Ayrton Senna, the new McLaren represents major milestones for the British ...

16 hours ago from Gizmag

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Researchers create prosthetic hand that offers more lifelike dexterity

Researchers at Georgia Tech have developed a prosthetic hand inspired by the bionic one given to Star Wars' Luke Skywalker. What sets this one apart from other prosthetics is the ...

1 hours ago from Engadget

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Researchers design a new smart system for children's chronic illness monitoring

Researchers from the University of Granada (UGR) and the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) have designed a new smart system for monitoring children who suffer from chronic illnesses ...

8 hours ago from Medical Xpress

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This smartphone case analyzes blood

What do cameras, audio recorders, and music players have in common? They're all things that we no longer have to carry around separately, since they're built into smartphones. Diabetics ...

Thu 7 Dec 17 from Gizmag

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Fraunhofer Project Center Focuses on Large-Scale Production of Photonics Chips

Photonic circuits are chips that function with light, and are obviously on the rise, for instant in medical and telecom applications. They are still frequently considered to be 'high-end'...

5 hours ago from AZoNano

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Google's Waze Navigation Rerouting AI Directed Drivers Into The Fiery Hell Of California Wildfires

Motorists should take caution when driving in the direction of California's wildfires, even when using a navigation app that is continually updated. Case in point, users of Waze and other similar ...

Fri 8 Dec 17 from HotHardware

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Self-drive nose wheel promises less time on the tarmac

One of the most tedious things about air travel is the long wait between the door closing and the aircraft pulling away from the gate. To help speed things up, Stirling Dynamics has ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Gizmag

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Video game system technology helping physical therapists, athletic trainers

Motion-based lab technology can help physical therapists, clinicians and athletic trainers analyze how we move—it also is very expensive. Some motion labs can cost upward of $100,000. Now, a ...

Thu 7 Dec 17 from

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3D-printed objects connect with Wi-Fi – no electricity required

Researchers from the University of Washington have 3D-printed objects and sensors that are able to communicate with Wi-Fi devices such as smartphones or computers without needing to ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Gizmag

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Team uses 4.5G mobile phone network for drone traffic management

Researchers from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) has embarked on a research project which uses existing high-speed mobile phone networks to track and control drones.

Thu 7 Dec 17 from

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