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How About Futuristic Teeth With Wireless Decay Sensors?

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Princeton University researcher Michael McAlpine has developed a technique wherein a graphene sensor can be attached to a human tooth, detecting bacteria in the area and sending that single to a wireless receiver.

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Live Your Geeky Fantasies With Real Working Star Trek Tricorder

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Granted, this still isn't quite as advanced as what our science fiction counterparts have, but what Dr. Peter Jansen has created is a real functioning version of the Tricorder made famous on Star Trek. In fact, he's already created two generations of the clamshell device.

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How Would You Like An iPhone 5 With A Lytro Sensor?

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Remember that Lytro point-and-shoot box camera we talked about back in October? Well, it appears like Steve Jobs was "interested" in that technology, so that's enough for people to "speculate" that the sensor might make its way into an iPhone sometime in the future.

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Sharp’s New 12MP Camera Sensor Is The Industry’s Thinnest

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Sharp has unveiled their latest product, a tiny 12.1 megapixel camera sensor, which appears to be paving the way for thinner smartphones.

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