Slashdot Items Tagged "repurposing"

Date / Time Story
Monday March 21, 2016 @12:53AM Scientists Propose Biodiversity Lab To Redeem Guantanamo Prison Camp
Sunday March 13, 2016 @04:20PM Valve Is Bringing Steam's Game Library Into VR With Desktop Theater Mode
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:14PM Pentagon Office Planning 'Avatar' Fighters and Fighter-Launched Drone Swarms
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @01:27PM Microcasting Color TV By Abusing a Wi-Fi Chip
Saturday February 13, 2016 @10:01AM Scientists Turn Paper Waste Into Aerogel
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @06:16PM Storing Very Large Files On Amazon's Unlimited Cloud Photo Storage
Thursday October 08, 2015 @02:05PM Making Your Graphing Calculator a Musical Instrument
Saturday September 19, 2015 @09:33AM UrlHosted Experiment: Host Content Within the URL
Thursday September 10, 2015 @02:12PM Pioneer Looks To Laserdisc Tech For Low-Cost LIDAR
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:44AM Rosetta Team Proposes Landing On Comet To Finish Mission
Friday February 20, 2015 @08:44PM In Space, a Laptop Doubles As a VR Headset
Friday December 12, 2014 @09:20PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software To Revive PocketPCs With Windows Mobile 5-6?
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @12:27AM Using Discarded Laptop Batteries To Power Lights
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:36PM Fiber Optics In Antarctica Will Monitor Ice Sheet Melting
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:33AM The Greatest Keyboard Ever Made
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @12:07PM A DC-10 Passenger Plane Is Perfect At Fighting Wildfires
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @12:46PM CPU's Heat Output to Amplify DNA Could Make Drastically Cheaper Tests
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @04:17PM E-Books On a $20 Cell Phone
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:46AM Microsoft Research Brings Kinect-Style Depth Perception to Ordinary Cameras
Saturday July 12, 2014 @07:27PM New Technology Uses Cellular Towers For Super-Accurate Weather Measurements
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @09:52AM South Koreans Using Kinect To Monitor DMZ
Friday December 27, 2013 @08:38PM Wisconsin Begins Using Cheese To De-Ice Roads
Friday December 27, 2013 @07:38PM Wisconsin Begins Using Cheese to De-Ice Their Roads
Saturday September 21, 2013 @10:30PM The Good News About Cellphones For Poor Countries
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:51AM Swedish Machine Turns Sweat Into Drinking Water
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:34AM Cell Phone Powered By Urine
Saturday June 29, 2013 @09:08AM MIT Researchers Can See Through Walls Using Wi-Fi
Friday June 07, 2013 @10:52AM Atomic Bombs Help Solve Brain Mystery
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @08:54AM Multiple Studies Show Used Electronics Exports To Third World Mostly Good
Friday April 26, 2013 @12:19PM $5 Sensor Turns LCD Monitors Into Touchscreens
Thursday April 25, 2013 @10:25AM Old Educational Computer Resurrected As a Spreadsheet
Thursday April 11, 2013 @05:47PM Jolla Ports Wayland To Android GPU Drivers
Thursday April 11, 2013 @09:14AM Open Source Radeon Gallium3D OpenCL Stack Adds Bitcoin Mining
Thursday November 29, 2012 @09:34AM What Will NASA Do With Its Gifted Spy 'Scopes?
Friday November 16, 2012 @08:50PM Old Electric-Car Batteries Put Into Service For Home Energy Storage
Saturday September 22, 2012 @05:47PM New Twitter Policies Put the Kibosh On Mashup Services
Thursday September 13, 2012 @10:49AM Canadian Scientists Bind High-Temp Superconductor Components With Scotch Tape
Tuesday September 11, 2012 @12:48PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Found Calculators?
Saturday September 01, 2012 @08:19PM Frankenstein Code Stitches Code Bodies Together To Hide Malware
Saturday September 01, 2012 @05:35PM DARPA's 'Phoenix' Program To Bring Satellites Back From the Dead
Saturday August 25, 2012 @04:27PM Can Android Revolutionize Spacecraft Design?
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @08:24AM Entangled Histories: Climate Science and Nuclear Weapons Research
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @11:47AM South Pole Neutron Detectors Given New Role in Predicting Space Weather
Saturday December 03, 2011 @03:31PM Repurposing Anti-Spam Tools For Detecting Mutations In HIV
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @10:14AM Installing Android On an HP TouchPad
Friday September 09, 2011 @09:06PM Boost Your Wi-Fi Signal Using Only a Beer Can
Monday August 29, 2011 @06:40PM CyanogenMod Shows Off Android On the HP TouchPad
Friday August 26, 2011 @06:13PM Using GPS To Detect Secret Nuclear Tests
Tuesday August 23, 2011 @08:57AM Android On HP TouchPad
Monday July 04, 2011 @11:28AM "Hair Glasses": Eyeglasses Made Of Human Hair
Monday July 04, 2011 @10:27AM Kinect-Based AI System Watches What You're Up To
Tuesday January 04, 2011 @08:22PM Gargantuan Airship Hangar Turned Into a Waterpark
Saturday November 20, 2010 @07:29PM Microsoft Says Kinect Left Open By Design
Sunday November 14, 2010 @02:19PM Google Engineer Sponsors New Kinect Bounties
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @04:07PM Factory To Make Biodiesel From Chicken Fat
Wednesday November 03, 2010 @01:16PM Aussie Research Company Brings Wi-Fi To TV Antenna
Thursday October 21, 2010 @10:40AM Boeing 747 Recycled Into a Private Residence
Friday September 24, 2010 @12:27PM In Case of Emergency, Please Remove Your Bra
Friday September 10, 2010 @06:47PM Tap Tech Brings Touch To Dumb Phones
Thursday September 09, 2010 @07:42PM HDR Video a Reality
Sunday August 29, 2010 @10:43AM The iPad As a Shape-Recognition System
Thursday August 12, 2010 @11:33PM Telecom Cables Wanted For Climate Research
Friday August 06, 2010 @12:11PM Volkswagen Creates Sewage-Powered Beetle
Thursday August 05, 2010 @12:03AM Gamers Beat Algorithms At Finding Protein Structures
Friday July 23, 2010 @11:25AM Alien Swarm Can Be Played As a Terrifying FPS
Wednesday July 07, 2010 @03:26PM Mobile Medical Lab — the $10 Phone Microscope
Tuesday July 06, 2010 @12:34PM How To Build an Open Source House?
Saturday July 03, 2010 @07:42PM Poor Vision? There's an App For That
Thursday June 24, 2010 @05:24PM Sending Data In Bursts of SMS Messages
Wednesday May 19, 2010 @02:54PM World's Oldest Sex Toy Was a Real Fire Starter
Thursday May 06, 2010 @01:39PM Recession Cuts Operation That Uses Hair To Clean Up Oil
Monday April 26, 2010 @03:12AM Controlling a Robot With the Emotiv EEG Headset
Sunday April 25, 2010 @04:16PM How To Get 39 Megapixels From a 53-Year-Old Camera
Thursday March 18, 2010 @08:47PM Piezo Crystals Harness Sound To Generate Hydrogen
Monday November 16, 2009 @06:00PM Optical Mice Used To Detect Counterfeit Coins
Sunday January 04, 2009 @05:20AM Running Android On Netbooks
Tuesday October 07, 2008 @08:39PM Working Calculator Created in LittleBigPlanet