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CBRE unveils top 25 cities for tech workers and firms in the US and Canada

Whether you're looking for a tech job or starting a new company, CBRE's 2016 Tech Talent report is loaded with insights about the top 25 U.S. and Canadian tech cities. Thirteen metrics determine the top markets for tech talents.
Cars

Eye-tracking goggles reveal how F1 drivers ‘see’ the track

Drivers don't come much more skilled than F1 competitors. To learn more about how a racing driver 'sees' the track and responds lightning-fast to a myriad of situations, Sky Sports recently stuck a pair of eye-tracking goggles on…
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Red, white and pool: Light up your Fourth of July party

Don't let the light show end with the fireworks this Fourth of July. These LED-equipped stools, lamps, and fountains can add some additional light and color to your next summer shindig.
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NASA gives New Horizons approval to explore deeper into space

On its journey to 2014 MU69, the probe will swoop by some two dozen other Kuiper belt objects -- remnants of the solar system’s origin -- in an attempt to reveal details about the formation of the solar system.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: DIY beer from your phone, robot soccer, Android Nougat, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Wearable subwoofers, gigantic Legos, and more

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!
Cars

Forget about parallel parking: These wheels can make your car drive sideways

Canadian William Liddiard designed a set of wheels that will make driving in urban traffic congestion much easier. In short, his omnidirectional wheels can make a car drive sideways and turn around without any forward movement.
Cars

An electric bike from Victory Motorcycles won the grueling Pike’s Peak climb

Victory Motorcycles took two top spots at the 2016 Pike's Peak International Hill Climb. Victory Racing's electric Empluse RR, ridden by Cycle World's Road Test Editor Don Canet, and the gas powered Project 156, piloted by Jeremy Toye, both…
Health & Fitness

Researchers use UV light to kill cancer cells in mice

Sci-Fi taught us ultraviolet light was a weapon to use against the scary undead stalking the night. Actual science has discovered that it may be an extremely effective treatment for cancer.
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What happened to the laser razor that Darth Vader would use?

Responding to a request for comment, Skarp's Will King asserted that the company's Laser Razor is alive and kicking. According to King, prototypes might be sent to backers by the end of the year.
Health & Fitness

FDA approval granted for DIY home sperm-counting tech

Sandstone Diagnostics' Trak home sperm testing system lets men determine sperm count. A smartphone app recommends lifestyle changes, if needed, to increase sperm count and health. Supplies are included to run multiple tests over…
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Smart bike helmet boosts cycling safety with turn signals, brake lights, and GPS

The Classon smart bike helmet from Brooklyness detects cars in your blind spot, signals when you are slowing down or turning, and guides you with GPS. It syncs up with the included app so you can track stats and livestream your ride.