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20 of the Weirdest, Wackiest and Stupidest Sci/Tech Stories of 2011 (So Far)

From IT geeks winning millions of dollars to Google mush-brain syndrome, 2011 is shaping up to be one wacky year.

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Marilyn Manson-Playing Robots Automate the Rebellious Teen Experience

These robots are freaking metal. And plastic, too. Here's a quick look at some cool musical robots!

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Volvo Adds In-Car Radar to Prevent Animal Collisions

Volvo hopes to reduce collisions with wild animals with new technology.

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Remote Controlled Dog Goes Where You Tell It To; Does Your Bidding

Control your dog and tell it where to go; no training necessary!

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A Glimpse at the Past: The Military's First Quadruped

Any geek knows about the AT-AT Walker, but the military and GE had a working one before Star Wars was even made.

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Telenoid Robot Shows Emotion, Dreams of Electric Sheep

Conveying physical emotions through a phone call or email is difficult, but researchers from Japan’s Osaka University have developed a robot that they think can do just that. Nick Barber caught the emotional android in action at the Computer-Human Interaction Conference.

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X Finger Regains The Use of Your Fingers Without Robotics

A new artificial limb allows amputees to gain the use of their fingers with clever metal joints rather than electronics.

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Furby Skinned And Modded, Is Even Weirder Than Before

A hacker skins, solders, and modifies a Furby--and renders it even creepier than it would be otherwise.

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25 Ways IT Will Morph in the Next 25 Years

Imagine a world where the computers, networks and storage systems are all tens of thousands of times faster than they are today -- and then think about the sci-fi type of applications that will be possible.

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Robot Luggage Handler Highlights Futuristic Hotel

It looks like something out of The Jetsons--or maybe RoboCop--but the luggage-toting Yobot robot at the glitzy new Yotel New York hotel is turning heads near Times Square.

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