Articles by: NetHawk

Apple accused of failing to protect workers

December 19, 2014 at 2:38 pm

A BBC investigation for Panorama has exposed poor working conditions at factories making Apple products in China. The undercover team secretly filmed the iPhone production […]

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Bold New Theory On The Origin Of Life

December 19, 2014 at 2:37 pm

There are many theories as to how life began, and now you can throw this new one into the mix!

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How 2014 Shaped The Future Of The Internet

December 19, 2014 at 2:36 pm

It has been a long, busy year for Net Neutrality. The stage is set for an expected landmark FCC decision sometime in 2015.

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Energy Efficient Legged Robotics at Sandia Labs

December 18, 2014 at 11:01 am

Sandia is developing energy efficient actuation and drive train technologies to dramatically improve the charge life of legged robots. The work is supported by DARPA, […]

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New View of Flame

December 18, 2014 at 10:59 am

Imaging technique captures the turbulence of hot gases when a match is lit.

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Are You Sitting Too Much?

December 18, 2014 at 10:58 am

Is sitting too much killing you?

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Mind Control Makes Robot Arm Move Objects

December 17, 2014 at 9:44 am

By using the power of thought, a paralyzed woman can now make complex hand movements with a robotic arm.

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Rover Finds More Clues About Possible Life On Mars

December 17, 2014 at 9:40 am

NASA’s Curiosity rover detected methane on Mars and organic compounds on the surface, but it doesn’t quite prove there was life … yet.

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Smartphones Can Track Your Health

December 17, 2014 at 9:37 am

Turning your smartphone into a useful medical device.

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What we Googled in 2014

December 16, 2014 at 10:37 am

Google has put out its list of the top trending searches for 2014. With 100 billion searches per month worldwide, what do our searches reveal?

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Skype’s New Feature Translates Calls Instantly

December 16, 2014 at 10:35 am

Skype Translator lets users speak their native language on one end, and the software translates the dialogue instantly on the other side of the call.

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HECTOR – The six-legged walking robot

December 16, 2014 at 10:16 am

Find out more information here: http://bit.ly/1sAAd3b

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Hands-on the thinnest phone in the world: Oppo R5

December 15, 2014 at 3:18 pm

Oppo became one of China’s most interesting phone manufacturers by building smartphones with wild, weird, outrageous specs and features. This time, it’s the R5, and […]

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Sony Hackers Planning ‘Christmas Gift’ Information Dump

December 15, 2014 at 3:16 pm

The same hackers that infiltrated Sony’s computer systems have promised to deliver a “Christmas gift” as part of their next document dump.

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Storm chaser satellite

December 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm

In chambers that mimic the vacuum of space, Michigan Engineers are testing a prototype of NASA’s CYGNSS satellite system, which will enable unprecedented insights into […]

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