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Carrier Pigeon Faster Than Broadband Internet

( -- In South Africa, a carrier pigeon carrying a 4GB memory stick proved to be faster than the ADSL service from the country's biggest web firm, Telkom. Winston the pigeon took one hour and eight minutes to carry ...

dateSep 11, 2009 in Telecom weblog
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New power source discovered

( -- Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and RMIT University have made a breakthrough in energy storage and power generation.

dateFeb 10, 2012 in Energy & Green Tech
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iRobot Unveils Morphing Blob Robot (w/ Video)

( -- iRobot's latest robot is unique on many levels. The doughy blob moves by inflating and deflating - a new technique its developers call "jamming." As the researchers explain in the video below, the jamming ...

dateOct 15, 2009 in Robotics weblog
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