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The AtmosFX digital projector makes decorating scarily easy

The AtmosFX holiday digital decorating kit gives you everything you need to create the liveliest display on your block this Halloween. And you can keep it up all winter to celebrate the holiday season, too.

Bonjour is an alarm clock that factors in traffic before letting you snooze

The Bonjour smart alarm clock will read your calendar, traffic information, and current weather conditions and set your alarm for you. You can even talk to it and ask it to let you sleep in more.
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Arduino-powered ping pong table play music to match the intensity of your game

Ping Pong FM is an Arduino-based ping pong game that's halfway between table tennis and the 'Guitar Hero' franchise. The faster you play, the faster the music plays. The slower you play ... well, you get the idea.
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Keep bacteria at bay by sterilizing objects with Cleanty, a mobile LED device

Cleanty is a mobile UVC LED that lets you use light to quickly and easily sterilize objects around you, thereby significantly decreasing your chance of infection. Here's why its creator is so excited.

If you forgive the resolution, Samsung’s quantum dot displays look impressive

Samsung's new C24FG70 and C27FG70 monitors are an attractive pair of displays, featuring quantum dots for better color palettes, and high refresh rates -- but low response times, all with gamers in mind.
Home Theater

The Polk Boom Bit is a Bluetooth speaker that can go literally anywhere you can

Most Bluetooth speakers are at least somewhat portable, but the new Polk Boom Bit takes that concept even further by clipping to your clothing and offering a built-in USB plug for cable-free charging.

The WhammyPhone is an experimental digital instrument you play by bending

The WhammyPhone has a crazy name, but that's nothing compared to what happens when you give the flexible screen a twist. It turns out, the prototype phone may be a musician's dream.

Is the AI apocalypse a tired Hollywood trope, or human destiny?

Movies and science fiction have wondered for years if artificial intelligence could eventually turn on humans, but as technology advances, the question isn’t hypothetical anymore.

Uber is using drones to fly UberPool ads in front of gridlocked drivers

Businesses are finding all sorts of amazing uses for drones, but Uber's airborne ad campaign may be one of the weirdest yet. The ride-hailing company is using quadcopters to fly ads for its carpooling service just a few feet from gridlocked…
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A Chinese rocket has just blasted off to begin the nation’s longest manned mission to date

China is getting into space in a big way, spending huge amounts on an array of missions and projects in the coming years. Taking a big step toward the deployment of a permanent space station, the nation on Monday launched its…
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WeChat users can now use a special drone to capture and stream footage to friends

WeChat owner Tencent has unveiled a new drone whose sole purpose will be to stream video directly to the popular messaging app. It's slated to go on sale at the end of October, and will set you back $299.
Health & Fitness

Prevent arm injuries before they happen with the Ziel M2 Sleeve

The best offense is a good defense. And now, this principle is being applied to sports clothing by way of a new kind of wearable known from Ziel initially designed to help baseball pitchers.