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Master Swordsman Battles Robotic Arm in Slicing Contest (2015-06-18): The Yaskawa robotic arm engages in a slicing contest with a master swordsman in this video.
Will.i.am Raises Concerns About 3D Printers Printing People (2015-03-09): Will.i.am is concerned that 3D printers will be able to print people within our lifetime.
Steve Wozniak Releases Statement Supporting Ashton Kutcher Playing Steve Jobs (2012-04-03): USA Today reports that Steve Wozniak, a co-founder of Apple with Steve Jobs, has released a statement in support of Ashton Kutcher playing Steve Jobs in an upcoming movie.
Peter the Elephant Plays With Tablet (2012-03-29): Here is a video of Peter the elephant playing with a Samsung tablet, the Galaxy Note.
How Steve Jobs Changed the Music Industry (2011-10-05): Apple co-founder Steve Jobs died today at age 56.
Giant Teddy Bear Faced Robot Designed to Lift Patients Into Wheelchairs (2011-08-02): If you get sick in the future - and need to be lifted off the floor and into a wheelchair - a large teddy bear faced robot may come to your aid.
Theater Owners Scramble to Add More 3-D Screens For Holiday Films (2009-10-30): Theater owners are working hard to ensure they have enough 3-D screens in time for the holiday movie fare, such as James Cameron's hotly anticipated SF film Avatar.
Radiohead: House of Cards (2008-08-06): Here's Radiohead's "House of Cards" music video that all the blogs have been buzzing about.
Microsoft Product to Monitor Workers Through Their Computers (2008-01-16): Microsoft has filed a patent for a system which would allow employers to monitor employees' physical states through their computers or laptops.
Netflix On Your TV (2008-01-03): Netflix is looking way beyond its basic mailorder DVD rental business.
Chinese Couple Wants to Name Their Kid @ (2007-09-06): A Chinese couple wants to name their new baby "@".
Signs in England Village Tell Drivers to Ignore Satnav Directions (2007-05-12): The Daily Mail reports that the village of Exton in England had to put up special signs warning drivers to ignore their satellite navigation systems (satnav).
Microsoft Clippy is No More (2007-02-19): Microsoft Clippy has died.
Bizarre Bike Goes 50mph? (2007-01-30): Treehugger is discussing this bizarre bike-like means of transportation.
Is the iPod Doomed? (2006-09-11): The Guardian asks: is the iPod doomed? In an article entitled "Why the iPod is losing its cool" The Guardian predicts that the iPod will go the way of the videocassette player and the Sony walkman, mostly because everyone has one, therefore they have ceased to be cool.
Hackers Crack the RFID Code (2006-08-07): Hackers have managed to hack into the RFID chips that the U.
Microsoft Bob Makes Worst Tech Products List (2006-06-28): A hideous Microsoft software package called Microsoft Bob has made PC World's list of the 25 worst tech products of all time.
Martha Stewart Starting Social Networking Site: MySpace.com Terrified (2006-05-25): Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia announced is diving into the online social network business: the company is starting social networking site like MySpace.
Joining The Compact and Opting Out of Consumerism (2006-03-23): USA Today reports on a growing trend where people join The Compact.
Emotion-Sensing Computer Feels Your Pain (2006-02-16): The Discovery Channel reports that scientists are working on a computer that uses emotion-sensing technology to notice when you are feeling frustrated.