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Dyson to Invest $1.5 Billion on 4-Year Research and Development Program

Dyson to Invest $1.5 Billion on 4-Year Research and Development Program

November 23, 2014 | Source: www.ft.com

Dyson has unveiled plans to invest $1.5 billion on research and development over the next four years as it looks to expand into new product areas.

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| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Knightscope to Roll Out Human-Size Robot Patrols

Knightscope to Roll Out Human-Size Robot Patrols

November 23, 2014 | Source: www.technologyreview.com

Knightscope is preparing to roll out human-size robot patrols that could help assist in jobs like monitoring corporate and college campuses, industries, shopping malls, and schools.

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| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Europe’s First-Ever Space Plane All Set to Debut Next Year

Europe’s First-Ever Space Plane All Set to Debut Next Year

November 22, 2014 | Source: phys.org

Europe’s first-ever “space plane” will be launched on February 11 next year, rocket firm Arianespace said on Friday after a three-month delay to fine-tune the mission flight plan.

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| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Toyota to Develop Ultimate Next-Gen Battery at Higashi-Fuji Technical Center

Toyota to Develop Ultimate Next-Gen Battery at Higashi-Fuji Technical Center

November 22, 2014 | Source: asia.nikkei.com

The name ‘Toyota’ has always been associated with eco-friendly car technologies. Now the Japanese automaker is working on what it calls “the ultimate next-generation battery.”

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| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
MIT Provides Theoretical Roadmap for Making Exotic 2D Nanoscale Electronics

MIT Provides Theoretical Roadmap for Making Exotic 2D Nanoscale Electronics

November 21, 2014 | Source: newsoffice.mit.edu

Researchers at MIT have provided a theoretical roadmap for making 2D nanoscale electronics that exhibit exotic quantum properties.

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| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

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