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Nanowires Convert Rat’s Heartbeat Into Usable Electricity [Electricity]

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Nanowires inside a rat can convert the power of breathing and heartbeats into electricity, according to researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Technology Review reports these nano-generators could conceivably lead to nano-scale implants and sensors powered by the body. More

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This Hacked Ikea Furniture Takes Care of Its Own Feng Shui [Hacks]

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When you consider it, we’re not so nice with our furniture. We plop our heavy selves down on some pieces and put drinks on others…sometimes without coasters. We push them around, figuratively and literally. This smart furniture, however, pushes back

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Don’t Worry, This Baby Is Just Learning [Neurology]

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Babies do a lot of sleeping—sometimes up to 18 hours a day. Android viruses . And with the remaining six hours dedicated to pooping and crying, you have to wonder when these tater tots are actually learning . hawaii foundation repair company . The answer: sleep multitasking. More

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Modular Neuroid Shows Everybody How Depressingly Polluted the World Is [Geek School Projects]

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The age of cheap, plentiful sensors, tracking everything from heartrates to the noise pollution slowly driving everybody insane is here. Joe Saavedra’s modular neuroid is a wearable, reconfigurable sensor system that monitors pollution we probably don’t wanna know about. More

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Bugplug Does Battle Against Vampire Draw [Concepts]

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Has saving energy ever sounded so exciting? No! And it’s never looked as cool, either, as it does with Bugplug, a little monster of a device that uses sensors to switch your electronics off when you leave the room. More

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Lonely Lovers Saved By Heartbeat-Pumping PillowTalk [Design]

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The video opens with heartbreaking music—a couple is separated and missing each other. But wait! They strap PillowTalk bands around their chests, and start cuddling glowing pillows in beat, beating with the sounds of each other’s heartbeats. More

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Optical Sensors Make Any Gadget Its Own Mouse [Input]

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Tiny MP3 players are great, but the tiny means of navigation they often employ can be a big pain in the ass. The Minput project explores the possibility of using optical sensors to let those devices double as mice.

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Japanese Show Off Gesture-Controlled Phone For Natal-Style Emailing [Sensors]

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Between various patents and even a bog-standard Sony Ericsson , we’ve already thought about the possibilities of gesture-controlled phones. The University of Tokyo , in typical form, has taken it one step forward and released a video showing some sweet Natal-like possibilities. More

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Plasma TVs + Wiimote + Windows + Winscape App = Surreal Loungeroom Views [Sensors]

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It’s not like you needed those windows for light anyway, so why not give yourself a multi-million dollar view of the Golden Gate Bridge instead? The Winscape iPhone app controls the view you see out your windows—or, plasmas. More

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Plasma TVs Make Great Windows [Sensors]

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It’s not like you needed those windows for light anyway, so why not give yourself a multi-million dollar view of the Golden Gate Bridge instead? The Winscape iPhone app controls the view you see out your windows—or, plasmas. Blog Hosting Services . Free Podcast Hosting . More

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