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Even though Google’s head-worn computer is going nowhere, the technology is sure to march on.
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Scientists have established direct communication between two human brains, but is it more than a stunt?
- Simple Circuit Could Double Cell-Phone Data Speeds
A circuit that lets a radio send and receive data simultaneously over the same frequency could supercharge wireless data transfer.
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Slack wants to be an open, searchable home for all your work communication.
- Why Apple Failed to Make Sapphire iPhones
The delicate, monthlong process of growing sapphire accounts for why Apple’s sapphire supplier failed to deliver for the iPhone 6.
- Water-Repellent Coating Could Make Power Plants Greener
A startup has created a water-repellent coating that could significantly increase power plants’ efficiency.
- Steve Jobs Lives on at the Patent Office
Years after his death, the former Apple CEO still wins more patents than most. <
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Make Sunsets is already attempting to earn revenue for geoengineering, a move likely to provoke widespread criticism.
10 Breakthrough Technologies 2023
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