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Rubber robot can detect leaks in pipes:

Exclusive: Lisa Strausfeld is developing a new kind of data viz:

'Swipe right to sue': DoNotPay - Now you can file lawsuits the same way you find hookups on Tinder:

Exorbitant legal fees, seemingly endless bureaucracy and an uncertain time investment mean that the decision to pursue legal action against a company or an individual is often fraught with hesitation. But ...

Can We Become Immortal? The Quest to Live Forever Through Technology:

Graphene May be The Key to Meeting All Future Bandwidth Demands:

Watch Boston Dynamics' Humanoid Robot Do Parkour:

Boston Dynamics' Atlas humanoid robot can do a lot of things I can't, including backflips and running through snow without falling on its face. Now add parkour to that list of feats. Yes, that parkour. ...

Undulating airport rides wave of timber construction:

Wooden construction is increasingly popular lately, and in the wake of innovative timber projects including towers, sports halls, and supertall skyscrapers, comes this recently-completed Philippine airport ...

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop:

Richard Branson: Virgin Galactic will be in space within weeks:

New Research Might Mean the End of Flu Shots:

"Curing" death: Inside the conference dedicated to reversing human aging:

Let a 'Human Uber' Live Your Life So You Don't Have To:

Exclusive: Tim Berners-Lee tells us his radical new plan to upend the World Wide Web:

When asked about this, Berners-Lee says flatly: “We are not talking to Facebook and Google about whether or not to introduce a complete change where all their business models are completely upended overnight. ...

Exclusive: Tim Berners-Lee tells us his radical new plan to upend the World Wide Web:

This man has helped shape Google search almost from the start:

Chemotherapy hydrogel could fight skin cancer from the outside:

Skin cancer might seem like the easiest cancer to deal with - after all, it's right there on the outside of the body, so removing it should be simple and safe, right? Unsurprisingly the reality is not ...

Retractable-spike winter boots give ice a kick in the rear:

Steel-spiked winter boots may be great on the ice, but on bare concrete or flooring - not so much. It was with this in mind that Canadian entrepreneur Darrell Bachmann created KickSpike boots ...

Innovative Spinal Implant Allows Paralyzed Patients to Walk Again:

Exclusive: Microsoft aims for the holy grail--video conferencing that actually works:

FDA Approves First Spray-On Skin for Burn Treatment:

Apple and Salesforce create a strategic partnership to bring Siri to enterprise customers:

Salesforce and Apple have announced a partnership "that brings together the number one customer relationship management platform and iOS." The biggest direct result of the collaboration will be a redesigned, ...

How Would Teleportation Change Society?:

Peter F. Hamilton, one of Britain's leading science fiction authors, has been hard at work on his massive seven-volume Commonwealth series since 2003. His new novel Salvation, about a world where teleportation ...

This reusable beer bottle could change the way America drinks:

Bill Gates on How Blood Will Soon Tell Us Everything:

Few things trouble me as much as the fact that many cutting-edge medical advances aren't available to everyone who needs them. Many lifesaving procedures require specialized equipment and trained technicians. ...

Cheap metal ribbons strip pollutants from water in minutes:

A breakthrough in the realm of wastewater treatment is promising to greatly hasten the process of removing pollutants, and do so at a fraction of the cost of existing approaches. Scientists in Australia ...

What is 5G, when is it coming and why do we need it?:

Superfast 4G mobile data service is still developing in both coverage and speed capabilities. So why the need for 5G, especially when 4G connectivity speeds will be able to be faster than home fibre ...

Molar Mic puts a wireless comms system inside the mouth:

The latest communication aid from the company has attracted the attention of the US Department of Defense, which has awarded Sonitus a contract to develop a wireless two-way comms system that clips to ...

Startups Flock to Turn Young Blood Into an Elixir of Youth:

While much work remains to be done on how this regenerative process actually works, Stanford's parabiosis studies have since inspired the creation of a handful of ambitious startups aimed at producing ...

This Hearing Aid Can Translate For You--and Track Steps Too:

It's too loud for me to hear inside the Cupertino coffee bar, but Achin Bhowmik says it doesn't bother him. He's got a superpower, he says. If I look closely--very closely--I can see the tiny plastic ...

Neuralink: How The Human Brain Will Download Directly From a Computer:

Neuralink, the brain-computer interface and neuroprosthetics company started by Elon Musk and others in 2016 is developing ultra high bandwidth brain-machine interfaces to connect humans and computers. ...

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