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Stanford students build autonomous robots for ‘Botcoin Bonanza’

After weeks of lectures, students in ME 210: Introduction to Mechatronics face a final project like none other: Build a robot from scratch and put it to batt…

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GDC 2014: AdMob, a Platform to Build Your Gaming App Business

Full playlist here: http://goo.gl/fq0X3F Google advertisers spend more ad dollars in games than any other type of app! Jonathan Alferness and Russell Ketchum…

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From The Ashes Of Willow Garage, Savioke Gets $2M To Build A ‘Services Industry’ Robot

SaviokePortraits-137 Savioke, a robotics startup out of Sunnyvale led by the former CEO of the now-defunct but influential Willow Garage robotics startup, is announcing a seed round of funding today, $ 2 million from Jerry Yang’s AME Cloud Ventures, Google Ventures, Morado Venture Partners and other individual investors. It is planning to use the money to develop and build its first robot, an as-yet unnamed piece of… Read More

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Kinect v2 for Windows will include 1080p sensor, says Microsoft at Build 2014

Kinect v2 for Windows will include 1080p sensor, says Microsoft at Build 2014
Starting with Windows compatibility, Microsoft said it would update its platform for using the Kinect motion controller with a Windows computer. Microsoft even demonstrated Kinect for Windows, showing Build attendees that Kinect v2 could enable …
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Microsoft unveils Kinect for Windows v2
Microsoft's Kinect for Windows v2 hardware is slightly more understated than its Xbox One equivalent, but requires two external boxes – a data hub and a dedicated power supply – to operate. Microsoft has formally unveiled the Kinect for Windows v2 …
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Microsoft showcases Kinect for Windows v2: Yes, that hardware just looks like
For the program fee of US$ 399, Microsoft gave the developers the latest version of the sensor hardware, together with an initial access to its software development kit and a direct access to the engineering team of Kinect for Windows through exclusive …
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Build Your Own Makerbot-Inspired Robotic Tattoo Machine

I actually checked to see if today was April Fool’s but, seeing as how it wasn’t and seeing as how it would be quite simple to recreate this cool piece of hardware, I figured we could check it out. Basically it’s a DIY tattoo machine that uses a Makerbot base with a needle attached to the extruder. To use it you simply strap your arm to the platform (!!!) and wait for the robot to blow some Sailor… Read More

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Build Your Own Bletchley Park With This Kickstarted Enigma Clone

If you invest in an open-source, crowd-funded Enigma machine today, make it this one. Created by S&T Geotronics of Columbus, Georgia, this device first appeared as an Instructable and is now available as a full DIY for $ 250, quite a bit less than the Allies spent at Bletchley Park while trying to crack Germany’s feared encryption system. Three hundred dollars gets you a fully-assembled model. Read More

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LG To Build The Nexus 6, Says Report

Another year and another Nexus device. If one report out of Germany is believed, LG is tasked once again to produce this next-gen Nexus device. If true, this would be the third consecutive Nexus device built by LG after Google used Samsung for the Galaxy Nexus. Specific details about the upcoming phone are still missing in action but if history repeats, the phone will be based roughly off of an… Read More

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Tesla’s raising $1.6 billion to build its battery ‘Gigafactory’ and mass-market $35k car

If you’ve been dreaming of a Tesla but can’t afford a Model S and its $ 70k+ sticker price (before tax credits), the company is announcing a major step towards building an electric vehicle in your price range. CEO Elon Musk has targeted 2017 for…

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MOSS kits let you build the robot of your dreams with color-coded cubes

The big story at this year’s Toy Fair was definitely STEM. That stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics — four areas of study that educational companies and bureaucracies have been pushing more students to get involved with. So…

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Major Bitcoin company releases open source library to make it easier to build Bitcoin apps

Bitcoin, the virtual currency that approximates cash on the internet, has been around for five years now, and its popularity has soared. But although its reach has spread beyond the initial circle of very technical, very insider-y circle of cryptographers and programmers, its audience is still largely restricted to people who are at least a little bit nerdy. Ask any Bitcoin enthusiast what’s the biggest obstacle to the currency becoming mainstream, and they’ll tell you the same thing: it’s hard to use.

BitPay, a major Bitcoin payments processor, just launched a project that will help do just that. The company has released Bitcore, an open source Javascript library that will make it easier for developers to build apps and tools for…

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