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the internet of things: cool connected cars

the internet of things: cool connected cars

cars have been getting more clever, talking to your device, and exchanging status information with each other. in this post we show how iot technology is leading us towards driverless cars that can safely take us wherever we want to go.

published december 31, 2014 by

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installing a new supercomputer: timelapse

last week, ivec, a joint venture of the csiro and four western australian universities, oversaw the installation of the second portion of the australian government's $80 million supercomputer investment. the supercomputer will provide the grunt to process data for research projects such as the global square kilometre array (ska) initiative.

published january 23, 2012 by

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high-tech hide and seek

秒速牛牛网址the holidays have come around again, and that means finding ways to entertain yourself. how about a game of high-tech hide and seek with your friends? nerdcam shows you how.

published december 13, 2011 by

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lenovo m57e

lenovo m57e

the lenovo m57 eco is a small form-factor desktop that is promoted by the company as energy efficient. we found it to be a capable and powerful office performer for its size, but with limited upgrade options.

published may 28, 2008 by

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dragon naturallyspeaking preferred 9

dragon naturallyspeaking preferred 9

秒速牛牛网址dragon naturallyspeaking 9 is the best tool available for dictating text and commanding a web browser by voice, despite the gradual adjustments needed to conform to your personal manner of speaking.

published august 28, 2006 by

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first take: toshiba satellite pro p100

first take: toshiba satellite pro p100

toshiba's satellite pro p100 is a competent multimedia workhorse that could easily replace most regular desktop pcs. it boasts powerful graphics and storage subsystems, while the harmon/kardon integrated speaker set beats most competing offerings hands-down.

published january 23, 2006 by

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first take: sony vaio vgn-tx17

first take: sony vaio vgn-tx17

秒速牛牛网址ultraportables don't get much lighter than sony's 1.2kg tx17. although diminutive in size, the 11-inch vaio has a built-in dvd burner, wi-fi and bluetooth.

published october 10, 2005 by

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o2 xphone iim

o2 xphone iim

o2's xphone iim should appeal to those who want a smarter than average phone, but against serious smartphone opposition it comes a very distinct second.

published june 21, 2005 by

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nokia 3230

nokia 3230

the 3230 continues nokia's run of style-plus-substance phones, offering a 1.2-megapixel camera, video editing and a positively lush-looking screen.

published may 3, 2005 by

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hp ipaq h6365

hp ipaq h6365

if you need a smart phone as a business tool, the h6365 is a solid choice. on the other hand, if you're seeking a stylish gadget, you'd do better to look elsewhere.

published january 17, 2005 by

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o2 xphone ii

o2 xphone ii

o2's latest smart phone, the xphone ii, sheds the bulk of its predecessor and gets decked out in a stylish case.

published november 8, 2004 by

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motorola mpx200

motorola mpx200

heavyweights motorola and microsoft unite to produce the mpx200; a sleek, all-black clamshell smart phone. read our australian review.

published march 16, 2004 by

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