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ChefJet 3D printer is the sweetest thing we saw at CES

Think 3D printing is just for plastic knick-knacks? Think again. This one lets you print delicious sweets. Want.


This cuddly, snuggly, high-tech therapy robot saved our CES

Need a hug? Paro the baby harp seal is happy to oblige. But this is no toy—it's a sophisticated medical device for when traditional therapy animals aren't a practical option.

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Pioneer's Cycling Sports system tracks serious data for serious cyclists

What would you do with 199 different metrics about your bike ride? If you're salivating over the possibilities, Pioneer's Cycling Sports line of gear might be for you.


Robot master behind 'Men in Black' and 'Hellboy' shows us how movie magic is made

Mark Setrakian uses his unmatched robotic-engineering knowledge, advanced puppeteering skills, and artistic vision to build some of Hollywood's best mechanical creatures.


Interview: Raspberry Pi creator wants to bring hardware hacking to everyone

GeekTech caught up with Eben Upton, co-founder of the Raspberry Pi Foundation, to see how Raspberry Pi is doing a year after release.



Mobile browser vulnerability lets hackers steal cloud computing time

A novel technique based on MapReduce could let hackers hijack computing resources used by cloud-based mobile browsers and use them anonymously, according to security researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of Oregon.

Scientists Develop Cyborg Tissue, Bring The Borg Closer to Reality

Harvard University researchers develop the first cyborg tissue combining living cells with nanowires.


Ants Have Used Internet Algorithms for Ages, Don't Act Pretentious About It

Scientists have discovered that certain harvester ants work the same way Internet protocols do. Discworld's Hex, anyone?


iPhone App Cardiio Can Tell Your Heart Rate With Nothing But A Video

Claimed to be accurate to three beats per minute, this iOS-based heart monitor is setting hearts a-flutter with its unexpected usage of technology.


Geek-It-Yourself: How to Learn New Tech Skills and Make Your Own Projects

Want to try your hand at do-it-yourself tech projects, but don't know where to start? Here are some tips for getting going.