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Hybrid US Army tank revealed

02/27/2012, The US Army is definitely the place to be if you are interested in seeing future forward technology in action – today. After over four years of painstaking work and research, the design as well as some specifications for the US Army’s...

Infra-red invisibility cloak for tanks

09/06/2011, Hiding something as large as a tank on the battlefield can be quite a challenge, and gone are the days when you stick some branches here and there over the tank in a jungle setting – perhaps with the introduction of an infra-red invisibility...

DIY Android-powered tank

08/10/2011, You know that the Android operating system has got a good thing going for it, what with a gazillion tablets running on Google’s mobile OS. Well, there is more to it than meets the eye, with this Android-powered robot tank. Tamlyn is the...

Mayor of Vilnius uses a tank to crush illegally parked cars

08/02/2011, If you’re in charge of a country that has a major issue with following the road rules, especially when it comes to parking what do you do? Issue tickets that people can just pay off and continue breaking the law? Well, if you want to take things up...

Aquarium that’s powered by your computer

02/28/2011, If you’re a fan of fish and technology, the USB-powered aquarium might be right up your alley. Brando is now selling this aquarium that is designed to be next to your computer (unless you own one of those fancy wall USB sockets). The USB Aquarium...

Cycle and filter water with the CycloClean

02/24/2011, The folks over at Nippon Basic have come up with a way to obtain drinking water with the use of a specially designed bicycle. Called CycloClean, this bicycle comes with a water tank that allows users to store water that they collect from any water sources...

Wheelchair-tank banned from the streets

01/21/2011, Having to be in a wheelchair due to arthritis isn’t fun, but it probably gets worse when the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency tells you that your wheelchair isn’t allowed on British roads anymore – since it has been classed as a tank. You’d...

The TankBot looks nothing like a tank

01/19/2011, MyDeskPets has just announced that they will be selling a new iOS-controlled robot toy. Called the TankBot, this robot comes with a pair of tank treads that allow it to move over any sort of terrain. It contains infrared sensors that can detect its...

LaCie Tank hard drive enclosure looks mean enough

12/07/2010, Mention LaCie and you know that you won’t have much problems when it comes to protecting your external hard drives, as the company’s latest product known as the Tank is not only robust, rugged and waterproof, it can also hold other items apart...

DIY Mini Tank Can Track Its Targets Based On Color

07/07/2010, How often do you see folks who come up with DIY tanks that have an Airsoft M4 carbine gun attached to it? That’s the tank you see pictured above, and it’s fully capable of tracking and shooting targets based upon the color of objects. It can...