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Elizabeth Montalbano

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10 Ways Robots Are Better Than Us
Elizabeth Montalbano, Contributing Writer
4/16/2014  6
There's been a lot of talk lately about robots replacing humans in a variety of jobs, along with worries that robots will soon take over the world and even become more powerful than ...

Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com

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Teardown: Dismantling the Samsung Galaxy S5
Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com
4/15/2014  13
Every so often, the Earth-bound teardown team at iFixit gazes skyward. Today, they look to take the Samsung Galaxy S5 to pieces. Will this device be immortalized among the stars of ...

Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com

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Samsung Gear 2 Smartwatch Teardown
Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com
4/11/2014  2
Ring ring! Ring ring!

Cabe Atwell

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Yarn-Weaving Printer Creates Custom Clothes
Cabe Atwell, Contributing Editor, Design Hardware & Software
4/11/2014  3
With 3D printing taking much of the DIY spotlight recently, many hackers and enthusiasts have been trying to put their own spin on the additive manufacturing process.

Lauren Muskett

Gadget Freak
Gadget Freak Review: First Truly Consumer 3D Printer & Hacked 3D Printer Creates Real Tattoos
Lauren Muskett, Assistant Managing Editor
4/10/2014  4
This Gadget Freak review first looks at an affordable, plug-and-play printer that auto-levels and auto-calibrates. It is easy to use for beginners and also has expert settings for ...

Elaine Hansen

Guest Blogs
'Einstein' Sparks STEM Initiative
Elaine Hansen, Academics in a Box
4/9/2014  5
At Einstein in a Box, we take the statement "inquiring minds want to know" to a whole new level. We deliver a project-based learning activity in a uniquely designed package to ...

Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com

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Teardown: First Look Inside Fairphone's Fair-Trade Smartphone
Miroslav Djuric, ifixit.com
4/4/2014  1
Fairphone has generated a fair amount of chatter within the repair community by making a fair-trade phone. Join us and find out if their commitment to a "smart, open design" and ...

The Nano Consultants

Guest Blogs
Students Invent a Device to Save the Elderly
The Nano Consultants,
4/4/2014  6
Hello! We are the Nano Consultants -- a group of high school engineering students from the Walker Career Center in Indianapolis, Ind., and we're proud to announce our solution to ...

Raymond Plummer

Guest Blogs
Mentoring Is the Key to a Competitive Robotics Team
Raymond Plummer, Raytheon
4/3/2014  0
When a school like Boyle Heights' Roosevelt High School in Los Angeles wants to enter into the high-tech world of competitive robotics, there are three things that are needed to ...

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Five Equals Four with a Diode OR: Something Didn't Add Up Here!
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The Making of a Gadget Via Committee

Gadget Freak of the Year
4/11/2006
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A peek behind the scenes to show you how a gadget freak is created

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Made By Monkeys highlights products that somehow slipped by the QC cops.
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A Useable User Manual Is the Key to This Car
Made By Monkeys highlights products that somehow slipped by the QC cops.
Hot Plate Assembly Is Plain Screwy
Made By Monkeys highlights products that somehow slipped by the QC cops.
Check Memo for Intermittent Electronic Problems
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When All Else Fails, Read the Instructions
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The Customer Is Not Always Right
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Chasing Down an Errant Engine Light
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Hum Bars Hampered the TV Screens
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Simple Programming Fixes
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