Posts Tagged: giant

Microsoft has discussed buying code giant GitHub

GitHub is practically a household name among developers looking to store, share and discuss code, but it's not in a great position when it's floundering in a bid to replace its outgoing CEO. And it appears that Microsoft might seize this opportunity…
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Einride’s self-driving truck looks like a giant freezer on wheels

Einride has just revealed the prototype of the T-pod, its autonomous electric truck. The Swedish company's self-driving vehicle can transport 15 standard pallets and can travel 124 miles on one charge. And because there's no need for a person to sit…
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These giant cyborg beetles can be controlled remotely, and could one day replace drones

By inserting electrodes into beetles’ leg muscles, scientists can now control the insects’ walking speed, gait, and length of steps

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This giant quadcopter drone launches fixed-wing UAVs, then retrieves them with a skyhook

Boeing subsidiary Insitu recently unveiled its Flying Launch and Recovery System which allows a quadcopter drone to successfully launch and retrieve fixed-wing UAVs by utilizing a pulley system.

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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Gladiator suits, float tubes, and a giant robot

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can’t buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

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Is HTC Android’s first falling giant?

HTC has announced "significant cuts" and slashed jobs after posting a $ 265 million net loss, with more losses promised for the future. Reuters is reporting that the poor performance has been blamed on the company's One series of flagships that, whi…
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