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Clothes to power cell phones

Clothes could soon be lighting up your life quite literally.  Yesterday, Japanese researchers unveiled solar cell fabric that has the ability to allow people to harvest energy while on the move just by using the shirt on their back. The new fabric is manufactured with wafer thin solar cells that are woven together.  It could […]

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Detect earthquakes with cell phones

The great majority of modern cell phones are positively teaming with a wide array of sensors such as a GPS sensor, compass, accelerometer and gyroscope.  These all help to assist the phone to work out where it is and in which direction it is pointing, something that is of great advantage when attempting to make […]