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Why let Pixar have all the fun? Mindshow lets anybody make 3D movies in VR

After trying out Visionary VR’s new virtual reality storytelling platform, and we’re convinced that it’s the future of VR.
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Here’s 8 of the juiciest portable solar chargers that money can buy

Looking for a gizmo that will help you charge your smartphone or tablet while on the move? These solar chargers can harness the sun's rays and convert them into usable power, so you'll never be left high and dry.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Webcam covers and one-handed shoelaces

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but there's no denying that it's fun to gawk!
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Pixar unveils Easter eggs connecting all its titles

Pixar has a reputation for an impish sense of humor, which is on display in their many films. Easter Eggs are a part of that sense of humor, and it turns out they connect all the films together.
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Give your beer better head (really) with That UltraBeer Thing

Vibrations are (almost) always a good thing, right? Certainly helping to prove that hypothesis is a new device called That UltraBeer Thing, because when you're enjoying a cold one, you're probably not articulate enough to call it…
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Light up your home by whistling at this lamp

You might recall the old "Clapper" gimmick from late night TV. This new lamp not only improves on that rudimentary concept, it does so with a sense of style. It carries a hefty price tag, too.
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Here's the best telescopes for stargazers and space geeks, no matter what your budget is

Choosing the right telescope is a daunting task, not to mention an expensive one. Knowing the exact model and accessories you need, however, can save you valuable time and money. Here are five of our favorite models.
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Kristen Stewart (yes, that Kristen Stewart) has co-authored a paper on AI

Actress Kristen Stewart has co-authored a machine learning paper describing a filmmaking technique used for her recent short film directorial debut, Come Swim. Here's everything you need to know about it.
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Signs suggest that 101Hero, the $49 3D printer, was too good to be true

101Hero promised Kickstarter backers a functional 3D printer for as little as $49. But many haven't got theirs yet, or it just doesn't work. Worse yet? The company is not answering many of its emails.
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Blood refuses to go anywhere near this new medical implant material

A research project coming out of Colorado State University has created a new type of medical implant material so repellent to blood that your body won’t even realize an implant is there at all.
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These drones are so easy to fly, you'll feel like a pro pilot on day one

Drones can be intimidating, but they're not as complicated as you might think. Here's our current picks for the best entry-level drones.