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Why technological temper is crucial to mankind's survival

We live in a society dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology Carl Sagan Technology is no longer direct or easy to decipher.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hawaii Business Magazine

The Invention Machine

Kevin Kelly remembers acting as a liaison between a University of Hawaii professor and a company that was sponsoring the professor's research.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Florida State University, University of Hawaii Manoa

Business Opportunities Weblog

Cool Invention: Robot Lifeguard

That's the plan for one Arizona entrepreneur, Tony Mulligan, who designed a remote-controlled buoy named Emily to help rescue swimmers in distress.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots

AllHipHop.com

What Every Successful Person Needs To Know About Juicy J, And How You Too Can Stay Trippy For Life

Steven Paul Jobs was able to revolutionize the world by insisting on a seamless, symbiotic relationship between art and technology.

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Related Topix: Apple, Science / Technology, Startups, iPhone, iPod

Hispanic Business

Our inventions help us define ourselves: Thinking of our brains as...

It was announced last month that the world's fastest supercomputer, Tianhe-2, can carry out almost 34 quadrillion calculations per second, meaning that, according to Kurzweil, we have the potential to simulate one and two-thirds of a human brain inside a single machine.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts

Dr. Robert Howe says his medical practice in Massachusetts showed him how computerized tomography could make precise 3-D images of body parts.

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Philly.com

Philadelphia University's biggest giver is a father of invention

When Maurice Kanbar got headaches from drinking alcohol, he came up with a solution: Skyy Vodka, regular vodka minus the impurities that he said gave him headaches.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia University, Science / Technology, Fuzz, New York

Ambot ah!

Smart Bands/Watches look out, Keychains are also getting smarter

These days, smart bands and smart watches are all the rage. But Dr. Ezzat Bakhoum, a professor of Electrical Engineering at University of Florida, seems uninterested with this entire wearable fad and thinks that consumers are better off using his invention, the Smart Keychain .

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Related Topix: Science, Electrical Engineering, University of Florida, Science / Technology

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Last ingredients added to NoWait eatery apps

Juggling a basket of bread and honey cinnamon butter atop a stack of appetizer plates at Texas Roadhouse in Monaca, venture capitalist Chris Olsen was simultaneously out of his element and perfectly in line with duties as an executive board member for an Oakland-based tech company.

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Bangkok Post

Beware the patent trolls - Part IV

In our last few articles we delved into Thailand's intellectual property system by examining how copyrights and trademarks are protected and enforced.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Marshall, TX

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Kids learn to use minds, hands at 'Camp Invention'

Using a recycled box, packing paper, foam, duct tape and other materials items, 6-year-old Sylvia created her very own "alone-time house" in response to a camp assignment that asked her to create something that will help solve one of her problems.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Family, Kids, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, Vigo County, IN

Canada.com

Dirty Jobs' Mike Rowe hits road in CNN's Somebody's Gotta Do It

It's not that Mike Rowe got too old to do Dirty Jobs - even though he is 52, and he did, by his own estimation, do more than 200 hours of everything from scavenge bat caves for guano in the series' 2003 opener to, more recently, dry out cow bladders and paint them to be Mardi Gras party pinatas.

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WTVR Richmond

Genius dad's invention fills 100 water balloons in less than a minute

He invented a device called "Bunch O Ballons" which allows you to fill 100 water balloons in less than a minute.

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The Coastal Courier

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The original "Transformers" from 2007 was a pleasant surprise that was loud and preposterous, but extremely entertaining.

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Related Topix: Transformers, Activision, High Moon Studios, Video Games, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Celebrities, Shia LaBeouf, Mark Wahlberg, Science / Technology

CNET News.com

Capturing history: a look at tech inventions during WWI

This year marks the 100-year anniversary of the beginning of World War I and even though thousands of books have been written about the Great War, readily accessible images have been scant.

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Boston.com

David L. Ryan/Globe staff Cape Cod Canal's centennial celebrates historic waterway

We see them by the millions, motorists stranded in the traffic that can bog down the bridges that connect Cape Cod to the mainland.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Forbes.com

Two New Discoveries With Atoms Pave Way For Invention

Science never stops pushing boundaries to take us to the next level of discovery.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Physics, Science

WASH-FM

Awesome Invention! Fill Tons of Water Balloons in Just Seconds!...

A Dad is Texas has invented what has to be one of the COOLEST things we've seen in a while.

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The Star Press

Reviewed.com roundup: Ticking all the boxes

This week, we reviewed an assortment of nifty gadgets and home appliances that ran the gamut from incredibly disappointing to surprisingly impressive.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science

Silicon Alley Insider

Here's Snapchat's Latest Secret Invention

Snapchat has been working on social media profiles for users that house both public and private information, according to a patent that was published in May. Snapchat has already developed this technology and intends to implement it in the future, although it doesn't necessarily need to in order to receive the patent eep in mind that patents don't ... (more)

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