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05Oct 18

Using technology to swat mosquitoes

Mosquitos aren’t just super annoying. They also carry diseases like Zika and malaria. Scientists are working on high-tech ways to keep mosquitos away from people and even get rid of them. A former Microsoft employee has come up with a “phototonic fence” that will shoot them down with tiny lasers.…

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10Aug 17

Google is investing in “immersive technology”

Google is fine tuning its virtual and augmented reality software to move toward a future where the virtual and real worlds blur. The tech company is calling this immersive computing. Imagine you need to find a very specific bolt at a hardware store. Google’s immersive computing will allow you to…

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