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Grandfather Builds Safe Gun Tech After Sandy Hook

April 24, 2014 | by CNNMoney | Comments

After his 6-year-old grandson was killed in the Sandy Hook massacre, Carmen Lobis is crowdfunding and applying for a Silicon Valley grant to build out potentially life-saving gun technology.                 

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A Mission To Keep America Innovating

April 23, 2014 11:43 am | by USA TODAY

Nathan Myhrvold, CEO and Co-Founder of Intellectual Ventures and also Microsoft's first chief technology officer, is on a mission to keep America innovating, one patent at a time.                     


The Future Of Combat Could Be This Robot

April 23, 2014 11:35 am | by CBS News

The U.S. military hopes its new robot, Atlas, can one day take on missions deemed too dangerous for humans. But Pentagon researchers are still learning how hard it is to get the technology to perform even the simplest of tasks.       


Inside Google X

April 22, 2014 1:24 pm | by CBS

Google X is the top-secret lab where the company strives for world-changing innovation. It's been completely off limits to journalists until now. Here's a look behind the scenes of the futuristic lab.               


McLaren's New 207mph Beast

April 21, 2014 12:53 pm | by CNNMoney

Take a look at the new McLaren 650S. It has a top speed of 207 mph and can go 0-60 in under 3 seconds.                                           


Why BMW Is Making Cars In The U.S.

April 21, 2014 12:46 pm | by CNNMoney

BMW's North American President Ludwig Willisch talks about why the company is manufacturing its X series cars in South Carolina.                                   


$100K Tune-Ups Soup Up Luxury Cars

April 18, 2014 12:22 pm | by CNNMoney

See what the clients of this tune-up shop do to their luxury cars to make them truly unique.                                             


Revolutions In Car Tech

April 18, 2014 12:19 pm | by CNNMoney

Bill Ford, executive chairman of Ford, discusses the last 50 years of Mustang, global car markets, fuel economy, the GM recall and self-driving cars.                             


Google's Project Ara Wants To Change Smartphones

April 17, 2014 1:01 pm | by The Verge

Project Ara, a smartphone you can customize, may seem like a crazy idea, but it's not half as crazy as what it takes to build it.                                   


MBT Manufacturing Newswire: Kill Switches, A Plug-In Super Car & AgencyGlass

April 17, 2014 12:51 pm | by Manufacturing Business Technology

In this episode of MBT's Manufacturing Newswire, we discuss the latest on smartphone kill switches and Amazon’s Pay to Quit plan. We also talk about Porsche’s plug-in hybrid and take a look at a technology for the socially awkward.     


Dolby Works On Its Vision Of TV's Future

April 17, 2014 12:46 pm | by CNET

Dolby may be a company known for its sound systems, but it's also developed imaging technology that could change how Hollywood makes movies and what can be seen on a television screen.                   


GM CEO On Recall: 'It Took Too Long'

April 17, 2014 12:39 pm | by CNNMoney

CEO Mary Barra explains GM's decision to recall 2.6 million cars with faulty ignition switches and what they are doing to prevent another situation in the future.                         


Barra: Cost Of Fix 'Not My Focus'

April 16, 2014 11:31 am | by CNNMoney

General Motor's CEO Mary Barra says that her company is not focused on the 'cost elements' of the safety fix and that GM is 'gonna do the right thing.'                             


The Corvette Z06 Convertible Unveiled

April 16, 2014 11:25 am | by CNNMoney

The Corvette Z06 Convertible was unveiled at the New York Auto show and boasts as much power as its hard-top sibling.                                      


Why Google Bought Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

April 15, 2014 12:27 pm | by CNNMoney

Google acquires drone maker Titan Aerospace, and like Facebook, hopes the technology will help deliver cheap and easy Internet access in the future.                             


Inside Streit's Matzo Factory

April 14, 2014 11:53 am | by CBS News

Matzo is an important part of any Passover Seder. Nancy Giles visits Streit’s Matzo Factory on New York’s Lower East Side and learns the true meaning of making Matzo.                        


Engineering Newswire: Disposable Drones Printed For Cheap Spying

April 14, 2014 11:47 am | by Product Design & Development

Today on Engineering Newswire: Turning seawater into fuel; making disposable drones; and taking a look at a bionic kangaroo.                                    


Creating Fuel From Seawater

April 11, 2014 1:02 pm | by U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

Navy researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Materials Science and Technology Division, demonstrate proof-of-concept of novel NRL technologies developed for the recovery of carbon dioxide and hydrogen from seawater and conversion to a liquid hydrocarbon fuel.


The Cost To Build A Samsung Galaxy S5

April 11, 2014 12:20 pm | by CNNMoney

Take an inside look — literally — at how much the different parts like the processor, touchscreen display, memory and other materials of the latest flagship device in the Samsung Galaxy S series costs.              


Protecting Yourself From Heartbleed

April 10, 2014 12:26 pm | by CNET

The Heartbleed bug is serious. Disclosed less than two days ago, the Heartbleed bug has sent sites and services across the Internet into patch mode. In essence, the bug potentially exposed your username and password on sites like Facebook, Google, Pinterest, and more. Take a look at the problem and what you should do to protect yourself and your company. 


Help Wanted: Millennials Manufacture The Future

April 10, 2014 12:21 pm | by The National Association Of Manufacturers

The National Association of Manufacturers needs Millennials to join and recruit the next generation of the manufacturing army in order to keep the industry moving forward. In this video, NAM interviews college students about what manufacturing means to them.



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