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Robotic Hand made with a Balloon and some Coffee Grounds!

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Why bother with expensive artificial fingers when a vacuum-powered beanbag works better? Robots are great at manipulating objects like automobile parts and circuit-board components. But what about a glass of orange juice, a ball bearing, or a raw egg? Expensive, Terminator-style artificial hands are awful at picking up everyday objects. But the human hand is an incredibly delicate instrument, capable of firmly gripping objects and not letting go until we decide we’re good and ready. Robot hands tend to be both clunky and metallic, and often result in dropped items. But no longer.
image00 The secret lies in the coffee. You’d think that was a typo, but not so much. Scientists from Cornell, the University of Chicago and iRobot have created human-analogue hands using nothing but coffee grounds, party balloons and a vacuum pump. It is inspired by Cornell's new, innovative robotic gripper (a sort of shape-shifting balloon hand), Steve Norris of Norris Labs decided to go DIY and make his own home-brewed replica at a lower cost. Heinrich Jaeger throws that out the window, and has built a hand that can pick up almost anything out of a balloon, coffee grounds and a vacuum pump.

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A Futuristic Keyboard Concept Phone by Lin Jian Feng

Thanks to iPhone and Brigade because of them, we got rid of slender phones with large faces. The concept of those types of slender phones was tossed out of window. We want our phone like a Super-Powerful computer in our palms. Here comes The “perfect phone” for you, one with a huge display, slide out keyboard, mouse-esque controls and Windows 7 as operating system - What else we want?. We can say, it is a phone meaty with healthy real estates. The desginer of this perfect phone who has used keyboard concept, is Lin Jian Feng.

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A Revolutionary Powered Fishing Reel Toy in the field of Augmented Reality

Takara Tomy Co., Ltd. which is a Japanese toy, children's merchandise and entertainment company created from the merger of two companies: Tomy (founded in 1924 as Tomiyama) and long-time rival, Takara (founded in 1955), on 1 March 2006, always comes up with its new toy's inventions. This time Takara Tomy has come up with Augmented Reality-Powered Fishing Reel Toy.

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Stylish 750 GB External HDD Inspired by the unique sporty look of Lamborghini Supercars

Lamborghini Hard Drive with an eye-catching design that can’t be missed, will make your data go faster. These days, Fastest Drive has become dime-a-dozen and this Lamborghini Hard Drive fulfills all the need of users. It serves your power and ability with sheer elegance and your data is always safe through fast and secure backups at the press of a button. The result is always superior external storage with a stylish Lamborghini twist whether your choice is black or white.

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The Top 20 Most Creative Webcams

A Webcam is Video capturing device connected to a computer device via USB or via wi-fi. the main purpose of the webcam is used in messenger programs such as Windows live messenger, Skype, Yahoo messenger Gtalk and much more. Webcams are used to send images or continuous frames to a computer screen. That's the somewhat technical explanation. What's more interesting is "why" people own them. There are many reasons: They're great for videocalling, videoconferencing, Xbox Live gaming, monitoring your home/office, and even spying on your pet (or nanny or…). (Hey, don't you ever wonder what they do all day long?) Webcams are often available as optional computer accessories and we're now seeing them integrated into LCD monitors. creative webcams So, If you using a webcam on your computer and getting bored by using simple webcams. then try something different with your webcam. here we are going to enlist up some of the beautiful and amazing webcam which you might want to try.

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Skinput turns your arm into a touchscreen Interface!

A sudden advancement has been done in the field of electronic gadgets by human being over past few decades. Many fine technologies have come into existence during present era, one of which is Skinput. It is a kind of technique which is able to turn an ordinary human arm into a touchscreen interface for the related device. This means that all the options of your gadget will be shown to you on your arm. From now you will have no need to tune your favorite track every time by getting your gadget out of your pocket, instead you just have to touch your arm for one and it will be done!

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Turn Your Android Into A Credit Card Processing Machine!

Now you can turn your Android into a credit card reader with the help of a new hardware accessory and Square is that accessory in the android market helping the concept of mobile payments anywhere, anytime using a plug-in device. Square can read a credit card and send instructions to the mobile app which allows the user to accept a …

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