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Scientists design electricity generator that mimics trees

Money doesn’t grow on trees, but electricity might someday. Iowa State University scientists have built a device that mimics the branches and leaves of a cottonwood tree and generates electricity

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Engineers harness stomach acid to power tiny sensors

Researchers at MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital have designed and demonstrated a small voltaic cell that is sustained by the acidic fluids in the stomach. The system can generate

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Brain waves can be used to detect potentially harmful personal information

‘ Cyber security and authentication have been under attack in recent months as, seemingly every other day, a new report of hackers gaining access to private or sensitive information comes

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BLACKBERRY UNVEILS BLACKBERRY SECURE FOR ENTERPRISE IOT MOBILE SECURITY

BlackBerry on Thursday unveiled a comprehensive mobile-security platform for a wide variety of Internet of Things devices connected to enterprises. Called BlackBerry Secure, the mobile security software and related services

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MacBook Price in India Increased by Up to Rs. 10,000

  HIGHLIGHTS The 12-inch MacBook now starts at Rs. 112,900 The faster variant is costlier by Rs. 10,000 The MacBook was last updated in April While the entire world was

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Needed’s smarter shopping app will find you the best nearby deals

A new app called Needed, now officially launching, wants to upgrade your mobile shopping list. Instead of turning to a simple note-taking app or to-do list, Needed aims to help

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New devices emulate human biological synapses

Engineers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are leading a research team that is developing a new type of nanodevice for computer microprocessors that can mimic the functioning of a

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Apes understand that some things are all in your head

We all know that the way someone sees the world, and the way it really is, aren’t always the same. This ability to recognize that someone’s beliefs may differ from

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Simple Urine Test Could Detect ‘Human Mad Cow Disease’

Doctors currently have to extract a sample of spinal fluid or brain tissue, testing for abnormal proteins called prions, which cause brain damage. Alternatively, they must wait for the results of

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New Species Of Mega Shark Unearthed In Coastal Waters

If you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you might want to reconsider. Remains of a new species of mega shark, related to the 60 foot