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Don’t Feel Bad For ‘Netflix Spring Bingeing’

Don’t Feel Bad For ‘Netflix Spring Bingeing’

mag863 May 2, 2017 0

Call it Netflix’s spring binge. At the end of March, Netflix released the critically acclaimed “13 Reasons Why.” April featured new shows “Girl Boss” and “Bill Nye Saves the World,” while May’s lineup includes

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How Can Tech Make A Bigger Impact On Our Health?

How Can Tech Make A Bigger Impact On Our Health?

mag863 March 21, 2017 0

Look at the wrists of people as you walk along the street, and chances are you’ll see one or two fitness trackers in the mix. They sell well, but are they actually successful in

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Charging Your Devices Could Soon Be as Simple as Connecting to WiFi

Charging Your Devices Could Soon Be as Simple as Connecting to WiFi

mag863 February 18, 2017 0

It seems like almost everything has gone wireless. Yet somehow, when it comes to charging electronic devices, we still have to deal with cords. Sure wireless charging exists, but only for small devices like

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This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

This Robot Surgeon Is Outperforming Human Doctors

mag863 February 16, 2017 0

Imagine you needed a life-saving operation. Would you choose an experienced, human surgeon to perform the procedure or a robot? According to Dr. Peter Kim, vice president of the Sheikh Institute for Pediatric Surgical

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This Transparent Robot Is A Fisherman’s Dream

This Transparent Robot Is A Fisherman’s Dream

mag863 February 4, 2017 0

Researchers at MIT have developed gel-based robots that are so at home in the water that you can barely see them when they’re submerged. Made from hydrogel — which as the name implies, is

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Brain-to-Brain Communication in Humans Could Soon Become a Reality

Brain-to-Brain Communication in Humans Could Soon Become a Reality

mag863 January 31, 2017 0

Imagine living in a world in which verbal communication is no longer required, a society in which telepathy is the norm, where people would be able to “speak” to each other using only their thoughts.

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Fans Will Watch A Super Bowl LI Shaped By Technology

Fans Will Watch A Super Bowl LI Shaped By Technology

mag863 January 28, 2017 0

The Super Bowl LI is right around the corner, and tech companies are lining up to be associated with the February 5 event. From sensors embedded in the players clothing to 360-degree cameras all over the

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Disney World To Debut LED-Lit Dancing Drones

Disney World To Debut LED-Lit Dancing Drones

mag863 November 18, 2016 0

Earlier this month, the Federal Aviation Administration granted Disneyland and Walt Disney World — both FAA-designated no-fly zones, mind you — with a special exemption that permits the parks to operate semi-autonomous drones. Essentially,

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Rest In Peace: The VCR, 1956 – 2016

Rest In Peace: The VCR, 1956 – 2016

mag863 July 25, 2016 0

This is the third in a series of obituaries which used to just be for late, maybe-great clothing retailers and the symbols they once provided, but now includes once-beloved technology.  The Videocassette Recorder, a

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First U.S.-Approved Drone Delivery Drops Off Donuts From 7-Eleven

First U.S.-Approved Drone Delivery Drops Off Donuts From 7-Eleven

mag863 July 24, 2016 0

The robot apocalypse is here, in the form of drones delivering donuts. Yes, that’s right, technology may soon supplant the jobs of delivery drivers too. The first drone delivery in the United States approved

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