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Creating flexible robotic hands

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Aaron Dollar, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Yale, has invented a robot with a soft touch. His plastic hand is deft enough to grasp a wide variety of objects without damaging them. What’s more, it’s cheaper and requires less processing power than the metal hands typically used in robots.

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Posted by on August 29, 2010 in Technology

 

Cheap, reliable batteries to store renewable energy

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In the fall of 2007, David Bradwell, an MIT grad student, created a new kind of battery–one that might eventually be used to store massive amounts of solar and wind energy for use at night or when the wind isn’t blowing. Unlike existing batteries, it has active components that are liquid, which enables it to handle high currents without fracturing (the battery is kept at 700 degrees Celcius with the help of insulation).

 

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Posted by on August 29, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

Men To Pee and Wash In The Same Stand!

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I’m not a man so I really don’t know how comfortable you guys are going to be with this thought…peeing and washing hands in the same urinal stand! What Designer Yeongwoo Kim has done is incorporated the wash basin just above the spot you take aim to pee. The reason cited is that you’ll save a water flush cycle, coz when you rinse your hand after the job (I hope you guys do that!), the same gray water can be used to cleanse the urinal basin. Tell me, how many of you guys will be comfortable with this? For once, my opinion doesn’t count, but I do find it funny!

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Posted by on August 29, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

Have you seen this?

 
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Posted by on August 23, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

How To Use CSS3 Media Queries To Create a Mobile Version of Your Website

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You can create an iPhone version of your site using CSS3, that will work now. We’ll have a look at a very simple example and I’ll also discuss the process of adding a small screen device stylesheet to my own site to show how easily we can add stylesheets for mobile devices to existing websites.

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Posted by on August 21, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

Jobs: Software Update to Address iOS 4 Performance Issues on iPhone 3G ‘Coming Soon’

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A new email from Apple CEO Steve Jobs appears to confirm that the company will soon be issuing a software update to address issues with the iPhone 3G’s performance under iOS 4. Late last month, the company acknowledged that it was "looking into" user reports of the issues.

 

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Posted by on August 21, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

Brand New Design for Droid

Today we’ve come up with a totally new design for our heath care robot “ Droid” ..Me? < Actually I’m lovin’ it .
Actually “ Droid” is the codename for the robot.

We’ve modified the features to match up the suggested price. I’ve skimmed out some of its sophisticated features.
Please, Visit http://www.bt-des.com  for updates !

 
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Posted by on August 21, 2010 in Technology

 

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