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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.

A robot cooked a crab bisque for us, and it was spectacular

Who doesn't want amazing meals prepared for them everyday at home? That's what Moley Robotics amazing robo-chef offers, and we've not only seen it in action, but also feasted on the crab bisque it made us.
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Give a 3D printer artificial intelligence, and this is what you’ll get

By retrofitting industrial robots with 3D printing guns and artificial intelligence algorithms, Ai Build has constructed machines that can see, create, and even learn from their mistakes.
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Take the party with you with an RC custom cooler that hauls drinks and plays tunes

The C3 Custom Cooler is great for a day at the beach or a tailgate party. It can hold a case of beverages and sync up to your phone via Bluetooth to play your favorite music through its speakers.

Oakley and Intel’s Radar Pace offers a fresh take on tech eyewear

Released last week, the Radar Pace, using smart technology and an app, collects and analyzes personal performance data and delivers real-time feedback, instruction, and motivation based on performance.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Levitating turntables, a tent-hammock hybrid

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 it sure is fun to gawk!
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Surreal projections on the ceiling of this Paris church leave visitors seeing stars

Designed by French digital artist Miguel Chevalier, the Church of Saint-Eustache in Paris is now home to a series of constellation-like digital projections that ebb and flow throughout the chapel's historic Gothic structure.