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  • Gecko Is One Small Step For The Internet Of Things, One Huge Leap For Your Smartphone

    Gecko Is One Small Step For The Internet Of Things, One Huge Leap For Your Smartphone

    The Internet of Things — like true mobile wallets or Internet-connected coffee makers — is on the horizon. It awaits us, a world where all of our devices are connected and communicate with each other in some sort of futuristic circle of life. But as with any major shift in technology, we’re certainly not there yet. For those of us who are growing impatient, might I introduce… Read More

  • Screenshot of T-Mobile's Sidekick Gecko browser [Update]

    Screenshot of T-Mobile's Sidekick Gecko browser [Update]

    Sort of a disappointment, but at least we know it’s out there. Doesn’t look much different than what’s on the LX right now. More Gecko details here. Totally fake! Read More

  • Wall-Climbing Robot Is Speedy

    Wall-Climbing Robot Is Speedy

    A robot at Carnagie Mellon University is turning heads and giving reason to go “Oooh!” and “Ahhh!” The robot climbs walls at the rate of six-centimeters a second, which is pretty fast if you click the link and watch the video. That little bugger flies! It’s able to stick to the wall by using gecko-like suction pads that stick to the surface it’s climbing. Read More