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Support the Mission Critical 3D display, get a ‘mind-blowing’ glasses-free 3D monitor

A small display manufacturer called DTI with a bundle of NASA contracts under its belt wants your financial help in the making of a glasses-free 3D monitor.

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Forget smart watches and glasses, smart clothing will be the hottest trend of 2015

The holiday season is kicking off, but we could get our first glimpse into next year's big tech trend in January. Smart watches may be the hot topic of 2014, but smart clothing could steal its thunder by next year.

Wearables

Reports of drones flying close to aircraft on increase, FAA data reveals

Despite the fact that drone flights are banned within five miles of U.S. airports, an alarming number of sightings have been reported by pilots in the last six months, with some coming perilously close to aircraft.

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Eat a keyboard-shaped waffle with this $60 maker

A waffle iron that knocks out the popular snack in the shape of a computer keyboard has just landed on Kickstarter, offering waffle-loving tech geeks the chance to enjoy quite possibly the breakfast of their dreams.

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GoPro developing consumer drones for 2015?

GoPro is reportedly designing its own range of drones incorporating its HD video cameras, with a launch set for next year. The move comes as major quadcopter makers switch from bundling GoPro cameras with their flying machines to using their own cameras.

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Best Buy starts online only ‘early access’ Black Friday deals

Black Friday lets shoppers get in on savings early with online only "early access" deals good just for November 25, 2014. Quantities are limited so get in on these offers quick and save yourself a trip out on Black Friday.

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Pump up the jams while you save the planet with these solar-powered headphones

Exod's new Helios Bluetooth headphones harness the power of the sun for up to 15 hours of truly wireless playback.

Home Theater

The V.360 aims to be the GoPro of panoramic video cameras, now available for $399

The V.360 is the latest panoramic camera to enter the market. Like the competition, it captures both 1080p HD video and high-res still images, but it is compatible with GoPro mounts.

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Google lets people control its largest digital advertisement

Google allows people to Androidifiy themselves into avatars and play as them with others on an eight-story digital screen in New York's Times Square.

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Ohio college students to get $5m drone arena for aviation studies

In a bid to steer clear of FAA drone-flying restrictions, as well as inclement weather conditions, a college in Ohio is building a $5 million drone arena for students on UAV- and aviation-related programs.

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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of November 23, 2014

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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TGI Friday’s launching mistletoe-carrying drones this Christmas

In recent memory drones have been deployed for everything from home deliveries to disaster relief. Thanks to TGI Friday's they'll also be used to encourage some romance this holiday season.

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Seatylock is a bike lock you sit on – because it’s also a comfortable bicycle saddle

The Seatylock is, simply put, a bicycle saddle that can be detached and used as a lock in about 30 seconds. When it’s separated from the bike, the Seatylock extends to turn into a multi-jointed, one-meter (about 3.3 feet) long hardened steel bike lock.

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Malware-hosting e-cigs could be bad for your computer’s health

You might want to think twice before plugging your e-cig into your laptop to charge it, particularly if it's a cheaper brand — reports say some devices have been found to be carrying malware.

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The new real: Paul McCartney offers a virtual reality experience of live performance

A new virtual realty app from Jaunt allows fans to view Paul McCartney perform live in virtual reality from multiple angles.

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