2011 review: The year in technology

Electric vehicles herald rise of the in-car appThe emergence of the electric car is leading to a suite of smartphone add-ons Crowdsourced translations get the word out from LibyaWith the Arab spring under way early this year, we wrote about techniques that blended machine translation and human crowdsourcing to help dissidents get their message out from behind the communications blackout imposed by the Gaddafi regime Shock wave puts hybrid engines in a spinA prototype engine that relies on shock waves could allow hybrid cars to boost their efficiency even further Robot-only internet helps machines share secretsThe advent of a world wide web for robots will let automatons learn from each other's experiences a first step towards them working in the real world 3D printing: The world's first printed planeThe promise of 3D printing has finally taken off with the development of a drone that takes just a week to create The cyberweapon that could take down the internetA new form of attack would turn the internet against itself and would be extremely hard to repel Better than human?

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