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technology : (1) the practical application of knowledge especially in a particular area : engineering (2) a capability given by the practical application of knowledge (3) a manner of accomplishing a task especially using technical processes, methods, or knowledge (4) the specialized aspects of a particular field of endeavor — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

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Technology is the making, modification, usage, and knowledge of tools, machines, techniques, crafts, systems, methods of organization, in order to solve a problem, improve a preexisting solution to a problem, achieve a goal or perform a specific function. It can also refer to the collection of such tools, machinery, modifications, arrangements and procedures. Technologies significantly affect human as well as other animal species’ ability to control and adapt to their natural environments. The term can either be applied generally or to specific areas: examples include construction technology, medical technology, and information technology.

The human species’ use of technology began with the conversion of natural resources into simple tools. The prehistorical discovery of the ability to control fire increased the available sources of food and the invention of the wheel helped humans in traveling in and controlling their environment. Recent technological developments, including the printing press, the telephone, and the Internet, have lessened physical barriers to communication and allowed humans to interact freely on a global scale. However, not all technology has been used for peaceful purposes; the development of weapons of ever-increasing destructive power has progressed throughout history, from clubs to nuclear weapons. — Wikipedia

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Innovations Report

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History of Technology ((David Darling’s Internet Encyclopedia of Science)

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Technically Speaking: Why All Americans Need to Know More About Technology (National Academy of Engineering & National Science Foundation)

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EurekAlert, technology, engineering, and computer science (American Association for the Advancement of Science)
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US Office of Science and Technology Policy (White House)

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OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

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14 Amazing DARPA Technologies On Tap (J. Nicholas Hoover, Information Week)

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EurekAlert! - Technology, Engineering and Computer Science The premier online source for science news since 1996. A service of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

  • Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable...
    on January 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)) A recent study, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has introduced a system that turn carbon emissions into usable energy. […]

  • UNIST student wins prestigious 2018 Red Dot...
    on January 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)) A student, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has been named a winner of the 2018 prestigious "Red Dot Award" for design concept. […]

  • Enhanced NMR reveals chemical structures in a...
    on January 18, 2019 at 5:00 am

    (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) MIT researchers have developed a way to dramatically enhance the sensitivity of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), a technique used to study the structure and composition of many kinds of molecules, including proteins linked to Alzheimer's and other diseases. […]

  • UNIST tech startup, Puri-Medi heads to Silicon...
    on January 18, 2019 at 5:00 am

    (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)) A student-led startup team, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) is getting ready to head to Silicon Valley for TRC (Technology Revolution Together) project. […]

  • UNIST professor honored with '2018 National Top...
    on January 18, 2019 at 5:00 am

    (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)) Recent work by Professor Eunmi Choi at South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has been honored with '2018 National Top 12 R&D Performance'. […]