Daily Archives: October 12, 2009

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The UD1, Or, Do Cyborg Babies Lose Voting Rights?

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Cyborg babies. Okay, so I’m overreacting.  But researchers at the University of Delaware have designed the UD1, a robot that will allow disabled babies to navigate their environment.  These robots are actually like a power chair that can be operated by a joystick.  You may not have thought that babies...

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Is The Sidekick Now Dead For Good?

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Well, folks…seems like you can now officially stick a fork in the Sidekick.  The first ever smartphone seems to be out of the game. It all started earlier this week, when Microsoft announced they had lost all their Sidekick user data.  All of it.  Pictures, contacts, calendars…just plain old LOST. ...