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Elizabeth M
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Comment:Clever idea - Elizabeth M-7/31/2014
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/31/2014
Solar-Powered Smart Bench Charges Phones, Connects to WiFi
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7/31/2014  9 comments
The Soofa is an urban smart bench that provides mobile device charging as well as collects environmental information via wireless sensors.
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/31/2014
Comment:Wild concept - Elizabeth M-7/30/2014
Comment:Great idea - Elizabeth M-7/29/2014
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/29/2014
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/29/2014
Work Out While You Work
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7/29/2014  37 comments
A University of Chicago graduate has invented a compact elliptical trainer that lets people work out at their desk while they work.
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/28/2014
Comment:Re: K-9? - Elizabeth M-7/28/2014
Video: Thin Polymer Material Defeats Deafening Noise
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7/23/2014  20 comments
A soundproofing invention called Acoustiblok recently won a television challenge to silence an air horn with only a fraction of an inch of polymer material.
10 of the World's Smartest Cities
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7/21/2014  28 comments
Major global metropolitan areas are implementing a vast number of technology, energy, transportation, and Internet projects to make the metropolis a friendlier, greener, safer, and more sustainable place to be.
Comment:K-9? - Elizabeth M-7/21/2014
Comment:Re: Autopilot - Elizabeth M-7/21/2014
Comment:Re: Cool idea - Elizabeth M-7/21/2014
Comment:Re: Cool idea - Elizabeth M-7/17/2014
Comment:Cool idea - Elizabeth M-7/16/2014
3D Printing Method Used to Create Human Cartilage
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7/16/2014  15 comments
A scientist at the University of Pittsburgh has achieved a breakthrough in the quest to create artificial cartilage with human cells for treatment of degenerative joint disease.
Researchers Develop Quick-Charging Li Battery Architecture
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7/15/2014  8 comments
Researchers worldwide are working to minimize the time it takes to recharge a Li battery. The latest research coming out of the University of California could cut the time it takes to recharge to 10 minutes.
Comment:Re: BRACELET - Elizabeth M-7/14/2014
Video: Teen Invents iPhone-Charging Insole
STEM Connection 
7/14/2014  10 comments
Angelo Casimiro, a 15-year-old living in the Philippines, has designed an insole that uses two pairs of piezoelectric discs that produce electricity when they bend inward. When a person steps down on the discs in the insole, they produce electricity. He used two sets of discs to produce double the amount of electricity that one set would allow.
Comment:A bit weird - Elizabeth M-7/10/2014
Smart Bracelet Keeps Tabs on Your Cell
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7/10/2014  13 comments
Early wearable technology has come in the form of clothing, such as shirts with sensors for monitoring sleep or exercise levels. But jewelry-inspired technology is starting to emerge as the next innovation in smart wearables.


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