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See the Teenage Wasteland: Behind the scenes of The Who's upcoming Oculus Rift VR app

The Who, celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, are bringing their music and some related content to the Oculus Rift via an app gives users an immersive dive into the band’s legacy.


Amazon looks set to ramp up Prime Air development at new R&D base in UK

In a bid to attract local talent in a city that's been steadily making a name for itself in the tech world, Amazon will reportedly open a huge R&D center in Cambridge, UK, geared toward developing its Prime Air delivery drones.

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World’s first glow-in-the-dark bike path lights the way for Dutch cyclists

Clearer than road reflectors, cheaper than street lights, and a lot more fun than a bicycle light, the world's first glow-in-the-dark bike path welcomed cyclists in the Netherlands this week.

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'We are on the comet,' ESA's plucky lander hitches a ride on Comet 67P

It's a monumental triumph for space exploration in general and the European Space Agency in particualr, which designed and managed the 10-year Rosetta mission.

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The first comet landing in history might happen tonight. Here’s where to watch

At approximately 11:35pm PST, the European Space Agency's Rosetta space probe will reach the end of its four-billion-mile journey and attempt to land on a comet.

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Google inks deal with NASA to use massive Moffett Airfield for research projects

Google has inked a deal with NASA giving the Mountain View company control of the massive Moffett Airfield in Silicon Valley. The site is expected to be used for projects linked to space exploration, aviation, and robotics.

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Forget flare guns; this pocket-sized rescue balloon stays aloft for days

Rather than relying on combustible chemicals that burn out after a while, the RescueMe system deploys a large, high-visibility helium balloon into the air.

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Wellograph is a fancy wellness watch you’ll actually want to wear

The Wellograph is a "wellness watch" that packs the features of a fitbit into a fashionable watch you'd be proud to wear. We go hands on with the watch and show off its features.


LG’s working on bendy, rolly, flexy P-OLED screens for every gadget you can imagine

LG Display has laid out plans for the future of its P-OLED touchscreens, indicating it wants to take them beyond smartwatches, and introduce the technology on phones, tablets, computers, and even televisions over the next few years.


SpaceX’s Elon Musk wants to launch 100s of ‘lighter, cheaper’ Internet satellites

While Google and Facebook are already looking at different ways to bring Internet connectivity to remote parts of the world, Elon Musk is reportedly also interested in creating and launching 100s of 'lighter, cheaper' satellites with the same goal in mind.


Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of November 9, 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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Wear your passwords and keys on your wrist with Everykey

Wearable passwords and keys are becoming more prevalent, and the Everykey is the latest device to enter the game with a “fashion meets security and convenience” proposition. Its Kickstarter campaign has raised more than half of its goal.

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Cyborg cockroaches can help find and rescue disaster victims buried under rubble

Search and rescue dogs, while wonderful, have their limitations – namely, the inability to fit into tiny spaces. A team of researchers has come up with a solution in the form of cyborg cockroaches equipped with high-tech backpacks.

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This high-tech harness lets humans and dogs communicate with each other

Researchers at North Carolina State University have created a multifunctional harness that can improve communication between humans and dogs. The prototype harness, called Cyber-Enhanced Working Dog, is akin to a small backpack for a dog.

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Your cat will go bonkers for this robotic AI mouse toy

With the help of lifelike evasion algorithms and a 360-degree infrared camera, Mousr can scurry around your floor and run from your cat just like a real mouse