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Carbon nanotubes could be the future of transistor technology

Though chip transistors have traditionally been made with silicon, a team from USC has developed carbon nanotubes that could replace silicon and allow for faster transistors.

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Philips Fluid Concept

Bendable, flexible smartphone displays are just a novelty... for now

Although multiple manufacturers are expected to release smartphones with flexible display screens by the end of this year, the technology will be little more than a novelty until about 2015, one analyst says.

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Meet the crazy concept phones of 2018

Think smartphones are doing cool stuff now? Stick around. Things are gonna get crazy.

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Tesla CEO Musk tweets driverless cars "still a few years from production"

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk says his electric-car company has had discussions with Google about autonomous driving technology, but tweeted Tuesday that self-driving Tesla cars are "still a few years from production."

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Solar-powered aircraft takes off on coast-to-coast US flight

The Solar Impulse requires no fuel and is attempting to fly from Silicon Valley to New York.

Flexible, networked e-ink displays mimic physical documents

Just as you have multiple papers on your desk, a project called Paper Tab at the CHI conference in Paris has multiple, networked e-paper displays.

Slice wood with laser pointer and imagination

Using a laser pointer as a knife, a project at the Computer Human Interaction conference lets users make custom creations out of wood and plastic without spending hours designing.

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Slice wood with a laser pointer and an imagination

Using a laser pointer as a knife, a project at the Computer Human Interaction conference lets users make custom creations out of wood and plastic without spending hours designing.

Future of computer interaction on display in Paris

The future of computing comes to Paris this week with the annual Computer Human Interaction (CHI) conference, which showcases new approaches to the way users connect with electronics.

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Future of computer interaction on display in Paris

The Computer Human Interaction conference in Paris this week is offering a glimpse into the future of how we’ll all one day interact with machines.

Voxiebox might finally make 3D tabletop gaming a reality

Voxiebox lets you play old arcade games in 3D, and it wants to make virtual tabletop gaming a reality.

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Peering into the sci-fi future of PC displays

Flat screens and pedestrian pixel densities are so 20th century. Luckily, forward-thinking display designers are already working on an immersive, massively innovative future.

Scientists hollow out fiber-optic cables, make data travel at near-light speed

Researchers create fiber network that operates at 99.7 percent speed of light and pushes data rates of 10 terabytes per second.

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Could Google Glass someday start breakfast or do chores?

Google has filed a patent application for technology that will enable Google Glass to control everyday devices such as coffee makers, home alarm systems, and garage doors.