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This foldable drone origamis itself and dissolves when done

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MIT recently unveiled -- or rather, unfurled -- an unusual drone specimen. The tiny robot weighs a third of a gram and is just 1.7 cm long. It starts its existence as a flat, paper or polystyrene wafer. When activated… Go To Full Article

Google wants you to buy Big Macs with your face

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Google may have been the first big tech company to push NFC payments, but it was Apple Pay that got the public excited about buying things with your smartphone. At a Google I/O session for Android Pay, the search giant… Go To Full Article

Catalyst 15.5 betas promise gains in Project Cars, Witcher 3

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AMD has just posted some Catalyst 15.5 beta drivers in response to the releases of Project Cars and The Witcher 3. The official release notes are pretty sparse, but they mention a CrossFire profile update for The… Go To Full Article

What sweet treat will the 'M' in 'Android M' stand for?

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In no surprise to anyone, Google announced that its next version of Android will be called "M," the natural followup to Lollipop and its other edible mobile operating systems. We won't know for some time what the "M" will stand… Go To Full Article

'3D printing' used to test a 'cure' for type-1 diabetes

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Researchers are one step closer to reducing the effects of type-1 diabetes after developing a way to implant insulin-generating cells into the pancreas. According to publisher IOP, this method was previously unsuccessful, but has begun to work now th...… Go To Full Article

PC Market To Stall Ahead Of Windows 10

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According to industry analysts using a custom "glocal" research model, it has been determined that PC shipments will decline 6.2% ahead of the launch of Windows 10. Our very own in-house analyst verified these findings. According to the latest figures… Go To Full Article

LEPA MaxPlatinum Series 1700 W @ techPowerUp

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Today, we will evaluate LEPA's flagship PSU with a capacity of 1.7 kW and efficiency levels that its official specs say to surpass 80 PLUS Platinum requirements. This unit is only compatible with 230 VAC mains, so you won't find… Go To Full Article

Acer outs three new models of its Liquid Leap wearable

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Last month, Acer teased a trio of new wearables in New York City. Today it's making them official. Enter the Liquid Leap Active, Leap Curve and Leap Fit, all designed with fitness, activity tracking and removable bands in mind. The… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA starts selling its Android TV-powered Shield media hub

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Been jonesing for a very high-powered, Android TV-based media hub? You now have a chance to do something about that craving, as NVIDIA has started selling its Shield set-top box in North America. Pay $199 and you'll get the regular… Go To Full Article

The NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Review

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The battle for the living room is heating up with forays from multiple vendors. As the cord-cutting trend gains momentum, the time seems to be right for disruption. Coinciding with Google I/O, NVIDIA is announcing the availability of the SHIELD… Go To Full Article

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