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New display technology is thinner, lighter than ever
Thursday, 10 July 2014
This technology is so thin, it can be built directly into a pair of contact lenses. And with nanometre-sized pixels, it offers better resolution than any screen on the market.
Empty Japanese factories converted into high-tech farms
Thursday, 10 July 2014
Struggling to keep up with the competition coming out of South Korea and China, Japanese electronics companies are shutting down their factories and converting them into agricultural spaces.
Death of the computer mouse? Meet the 3DTouch.
Thursday, 10 July 2014
Researchers in the US have developed the 3DTouch, a thimble-like device that sits on the end of your finger and allows you to interact with a virtual world in three dimensions.
Error-free football matches could soon be a reality
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
No more mistakes! This ball can tell if a team has scored or not -- and the technology could also be used in rugby. 
New device allows the blind to read written text in real time
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
An audio reading device to give the vision impaired cheap and easy access to printed words is being developed by scientists in the US.
The world’s largest mall is being built in Dubai
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
The Mall of the World could be the first step towards developing cities without pollution.
India is building a massive, floating solar power plant
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
India will install a 50 megawatt solar power plant on a 1.27 million square metre floating platform by the end of the year.
New airbags will save ships from sinking
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
A giant balloon can stabilise vessels after an accident, giving everyone more time to seek help and avoid disasters.
New organic, water-based batteries offer cheap, renewable energy
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
Not only are these batteries long-lasting and built from cheap, sustainably produced components, they'll make it more viable for power plants to use solar and wind energy.
These blankets can tell if you are feeling anxious
Monday, 07 July 2014
British Airways has used blankets that change colours when you are feeling anxious to monitor passengers in flights between London and New York.

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