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Polaroid launches new 3D printers and modeling pens at CES 2017

Polaroid, the company that many of you still associate with instant photography, has announced several new products at CES 2017 with a very different focus -- 3D printing and modeling.
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Amazing robot arm is dexterous, easy to program, and surprisingly affordable

Franka Emika is an upcoming robot arm that can work safely alongside people, is surprisingly dexterous, is incredibly easy to set up and program -- and can even assemble replicas of itself.
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The answer to climate change could be 10 million wind turbines in the Arctic

How do you solve a problem like climate change? Well, if an incredibly ambitious plan proposed by Arizona State University researchers is to be believed, you need 10 million wind turbines and a budget of $500 billion.
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The way artists paint could be an early indicator of neurological diseases

There are a bunch of unusual tools researchers are using to help diagnose illnesses. Here is another to add to the list -- the way that people paint. As it turns, out it could be a great early diagnostic method.
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Need a hand with the new addition? The Aristotle smart baby monitor might help

Leveraging technology for the sake of weary (and wary) mothers and fathers everywhere is toymaker Mattel, who has debuted a new device that is meant for baby, but benefits mommy and daddy. It's called the Aristotle by Nabi.
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Aura is a two-piece security system that can monitor your entire home

The unique security system can detect motion throughout a home using nothing but invisible wireless signals and patented spectrum analysis technology. It works equally well day and night, without the privacy concerns of cameras.
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You don’t need a security camera to monitor your home — check out Aura instead

Who says "security" and "camera" have to always go hand in hand? Certainly not Cognitive Systems, which launched Aura at CES in Las Vegas with hopes of divorcing home security systems from cameras once and for all.
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3D-printed Youbionic hand is the beginning of a ‘modular humanoid’ project

Created by Italian engineer Federico Ciccarese, Youbionic is a 3D-printed bionic hand controlled by muscle movement, making it a potentially useful tool for people with missing or partially functioning hands.
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Tired of nudging your snoring spouse? The new Sleep Number does it for you

If you find yourself poking your partner at night or going to bed with freezing feet, the Sleep Number 360 smart bed may solve your problems. It raises your head when it detects snoring and warms your feet when it's time for bed.
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CooperVision's latest contact lens may be the cure for your digital eye strain

CooperVision's latest contact lens features subtle changes to the design that minimize the strain digital device users know too well, and they're available right now from optometrists.
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Eyesight takes us closer to our ‘Minority Report’ future with its second-gen Singlecue

You'll feel like you're starring alongside Tom Cruise in 'Minority Report' after trying out EyeSight Technologies' futuristic second-generation SingleCue gesture-control device.
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4K Leagues Under the Sea: The PowerRay drone scouts and even baits fish

What happens when you put a fish finder on an underwater drone? You get a 4K view of what's below the water's surface. The PowerRay fishing robot tracks and even baits fish with a 98-foot dive rating -- and sonar for scouting beyond that.