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2012-07-19 10:30:22     Laser transforms ordinary paper into 3D objects « 3d printing event

http://3dprintingevent.com/...rdinary-paper-into-3d-objects/

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2012-07-18 18:13:16     Empowering Technology: Mobile Phone Access Reaches Three Quarters Of Planet’s Population

http://www.dailymarkets.com/...arters-of-planets-population/

The World Bank and infoDev released a study yesterday ti...
“Around three-quarters of the world’s inhabitants no ...
Here’s an excerpt from the Executive Summary:
“With some 6 billion mobile subscriptions in use world ...
The developing world is

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2012-07-17 17:54:14     Higher Education's Monopoly on Credibility Is Ending | Business | TIME.com

http://business.time.com/...cations-monopoly-on-credibility/

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2012-07-17 17:48:53     BBC News - UK university joins US online partnership

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18857999

Edinburgh University is to be the first UK institution t... influential US-based online university project.
Edinburgh is part of a major expansion in the Coursera p ...
The online platform was set up this year with content fr ...

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2012-07-16 11:48:06     Put the human back into engineering | Aging In Place Technology Watch

http://www.ageinplacetech.com/.../put-human-back-engineering

The product user interface of today can madden the senio... am looking at the console of a Volvo right now. Mulling ... SOURCE/Push Scan knob -- turn it to switch from FM to AM... the channels, PUSH again to stop scanning. This is an e...
Why must we

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2012-07-16 09:10:10     Tiny Robotic Bee Assembles Itself Like Pop-Up Book | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

http://www.wired.com/wiredenterprise/2012/02/robotic-bee/

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2012-07-13 22:17:45     BBC News - Smartphone to help blind people goes on sale

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-18818279

A smartphone designed for blind people has been launched.
Georgie, as the device is known, has a voice-assisted to ...
The phone was designed by blind husband-and-wife team Ro ...
It was named after Mrs Wilson-Hinds' first guide dog.

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2012-07-12 20:12:46     BBC News - The second brain in our stomachs

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18779997

Its first stop was my stomach, whose complex work is und... what's sometimes called "the little brain", a network of... your stomach and your gut.
Surprisingly, there are over 100 million of these cells ...
The little brain does not do a lot of complex

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2012-07-12 14:56:06     M-Pesa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M-Pesa

M-Pesa (M for mobile, pesa is Swahili for money) is a mo... money transfer service for Safaricom, Kenya's largest mo... operator.[1] Currently the most developed mobile payment... developing world, M-Pesa allows users to deposit, withdr... money easil

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2012-07-12 12:49:23     MIT Researchers Produce Micro-Light that Outputs More Energy Than It Takes In - Core77

http://www.core77.com/...e_energy_than_it_takes_in_22644.asp

Materials scientists know that things behave differently...
The MIT team, comprised of Parthiban Santhanam, Dodd Jos ...
How the heck is that possible? The long answer looks lik ...
The researchers chose a light-emitting diode with a ...
The gist of

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2012-07-12 12:47:08     The Power of Bad Ideas - Core77

http://www.core77.com/bl.../the_power_of_bad_ideas_22446.asp

Creative activities often follow a double-hump model. At... all the obvious ideas. These aren't a waste of time; som...
There's a drop in energy between humps One and Two, as w ...
Bad ideas are not boring, meh proposals. Bad is not the ...
portigal_sk

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2012-07-12 12:45:36     Wrap Your Head Around These Gears - Core77

http://www.core77.com/...r_head_around_these_gears_21784.asp

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Whether I listen to my brain, or my heart, I still
don't understand how these damn things work
When I told my Graphic Design professor that I wanted to ...
That was years ago, and orthographics, of course, are no ...

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2012-07-12 12:40:25     CAD versus Sketching, Why Ask? by James Self - Core77

http://www.core77.com/...ing_why_ask_by_james_self_21844.asp

nike_1.jpgImage Courtesy of Michael DiTullo
A continuing issue in industrial design education is whe ...
Instead of setting constraints or limitations to dictate ...

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2012-07-11 11:26:46     MAKE | iPhone Papercraft Passive Amplifier

http://blog.makezine.com/...apercraft-passive-amplifier/?...

Passive amplifiers have been doing their acoustic trick ... Victrola was cutting edge. It’s pretty simple, really⮮. noise on the working end of a horn and you’re likely t... bit easier in the direction it’s pointed in. The conce...
This eco-am

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2012-06-28 09:19:50     State of the LOD Cloud

http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/lodcloud/state/

This document provides statistics about the structure an... LOD cloud. It also analyzes the extend to which LOD data... nine best practices that are either recommended W3C or h... the LOD community.

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2012-06-28 09:19:00     Apple and HTC in race to put light field cameras in your smartphone | Stuff magazine

http://www.stuff.tv/...ight-field-cameras-in-your-smartphone

Light field cameras – which let you adjust the focus o...
According to DigiTimes, Taiwan's Industrial Technology R ...
Apple is also investigating light field camera technolog ...
But there's a way to go before Lytro tech finds its way ...
Still, ther

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2012-06-12 07:49:45     BBC News - Geek chic: When fashion meets technology

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-17551859

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2012-06-10 20:21:00     MAKE | Lego Star Wars Relativity

http://blog.makezine.com/2012/.../lego-star-wars-relativity/

Paul Vermeesch’s Star Wars Relativity model is a 1-foo... scenes from classic Star Wars settings.
Six months in the making, I present my largest creat ...

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2012-06-08 16:47:16     In Math You Have to Remember...

http://www.maa.org/devlin/devlin_06_10.html

Over a four-year period, Boaler followed the progress of... students through their high school careers at three high... the three was "Railside High". Not its real name, this s... urban setting, close by a railway line. She first visite...
A number of

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2012-06-08 14:32:18     Revolutionary Paper Scanner Folds Flat, Costs $15 on Kickstarter

http://mashable.com/2012/06/07/scanbox-scanner-kickstarter/

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2012-06-08 14:31:38     Autodesk Wants to Bring 3D Printing to Everyone With an iPad

http://mashable.com/2012/03/22/autodesk-3d-printing-ipad/

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2012-06-06 14:26:15     Mobile tactile tech gets physical | TG Daily

http://www.tgdaily.com/...-mobile-tactile-tech-gets-physical

Tactus Technology is showcasing its next-gen mobile tact...


Essentially, Tactus has created a Tactile Layer co ...
Mobile tactile tech gets physicalA Tactus spokesperson t ...
Well, Tactus uses microfluidic technology to create phys ...
... , ebook

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2012-06-06 14:25:41     This keyboard is a wireless projection | TG Daily

http://www.tgdaily.com/...-keyboard-is-a-wireless-projection

Elecom has debuted a wireless projection keyboard that c... mobile device via Bluetooth.
The slick futuristic device could be the perfect choice ...
This keyboard is a wireless projectionStill, if you're a ...

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2012-06-06 14:19:31     Logitech Touch Mouse M600 has no buttons | TG Daily

http://www.tgdaily.com/...ch-touch-mouse-m600-has-no-buttons

Logitech has unveiled a new mouse which operates on the ...
"People are growing accustomed to using fingertip gestur ...
Logitch Touch Mouse M600 has no buttons"In fact, for man ...
Indeed, the mouse is controlled using gestures that can ...
Meaning, yo

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2012-06-05 19:53:05     Researcher reveals how “Computer Geeks” replaced “Computer Girls” | The Clayman Institute for Gender Research

http://gender.stanford.edu/...E2%80%9Ccomputergirls%E2%80%9D

Asked to picture a computer programmer, most of us descr... computer geek, a brilliant but socially-awkward male. We... largely noctural creature, passing sleepless nights writ... According to workplace researchers, this stereotype of t...
It may be s

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2012-06-05 19:31:12     Mathematics Education: Being Outwitted by Stupidity | Education News

http://www.educationnews.org/...eing-outwitted-by-stupidity/

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2012-06-05 19:27:45     Number of Homeschoolers Growing Nationwide | Education News

http://www.educationnews.org/...choolers-growing-nationwide/

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2012-06-03 13:34:01     DailyDOOH » Blog Archive » LocaModa Takes Wiffiti To The Classroom

http://www.dailydooh.com/archives/63978

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2012-05-30 08:44:26     Twitter Engineering: Improving performance on twitter.com

http://engineering.twitter.com/...ormance-on-twittercom.html

When we shipped #NewTwitter in September 2010, we built ... application architecture that pushed all of the UI rende... JavaScript running on our users’ browsers and consumed... API directly, in a similar way to our mobile clients. Th...
To improve

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2012-05-30 08:42:27     A DRAMATIC SURPRISE ON A QUIET SQUARE - YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=316AzLYfAzw

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