Help a Fellow Giz Reader Win the Chance to Report from CES and the 2010…

Giz reader, Jake Kirshner, needs your help. He's one of the final five semi-finalists in a Microsoft-sponsored competition to find a U.S student blogger/athlete to report from next year's Consumer Electronics Show (where we'll be ourselves), in addition to the Vancouver Winter Olympics. Jake's a Computer Science major… » 11/24/09 5:54am 11/24/09 5:54am

Yamaha Branded Deus Ex Machina Motorcycle Exoskeleton: A Segway On…

Art Center Pasadena student Jake Loniak has taken everything that is cool about exoskeletons and motorcycles and crammed it into this Yamaha-branded Deus Ex Machina concept motorcycle. The vehicle is powered by ultra-capacitors and doped nano-phoshpate batteries (similar to the ones currently used in hybrid cars) and… » 5/22/08 6:20pm 5/22/08 6:20pm