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You won’t have to retype fuzzy words with Google’s Invisible ReCAPTCHA

Putting artificial intelligence to use in a way we'll all appreciate, Google's Advanced Risk Analysis algorithms will soon be able to tell you're human. Details are slim, but you'll no longer have to re-type fuzzy words.
Virtual Reality

Pokémon invade reality in a demo for Microsoft’s HoloLens AR headset

The developers of the PokéLens demo for Microsoft's HoloLens AR headset provides the source files on GitHub for all to use. The demo currently enables HoloLens wearers to initiate a battle and summon their favorite Pokémon.
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This ultra-precise drawing robot is the most mesmerizing thing you’ll see today

Wedding invitations? Daily testing menus? With AxiDraw V3, you'll never have to write these by hand again, but you'll have to pay.
Movies & TV

The Death Star comes to Earth ahead of premiere of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'

Can't wait for the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story? Pass the time by witnessing the firepower of a fully armed and operational battle station, thanks to a clever transformation of Epcot Center.

Samsung steps to Dyson with a $1,200 robovac it claims can outsuck anything

Touted as featuring industry best cleaning power and suction, Samsung's latest robotic vacuum — the Powerbot Turbo — is a sleek and compact powerhouse of a cleaner. Available now, the unit retails for a whopping $1,200.

The NSA and GCHQ can see data from your phone when you're 10,000 feet in the air

Journalists still parsing through the collection of data leaked by National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden have found documents proving that international skies are hardly safe from snooping government agencies.
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Swiss engineers just unveiled a plane that can reach the edge of space using only solar power

Unveiled in Switzerland today, the SolarStratos are one step closer toward skimming the stars using solar power.
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Not sure what to get for your Secret Santa exchange? Here’s 10 geeky gifts for under $25

Secret Santa exchanges can be daunting if you don't know your assigned recipient. Luckily, we've put together a gift guide that highlights a swath of affordable presents for techies, most of which can be had for under $25.

Jet Black is so 2016: Upcoming iPhone 7S may offer a bold, new color choice -- red

Apple's iPhone 7 was just released, but iPhone 7S and even iPhone 8 rumors are already heating up the internet. Here's everything you need to know about the iPhone 7S, as well as what we have heard so far about the iPhone 8.
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Mara Pen is a handheld mouse pointer that will transform your presentations

Mara Pen is a next-gen presentation tool which is described as a combination of two products: a slide changer and a computer mouse you can use in the air, without having to move it on a hard surface.

Believe in magic? Adidas’ Run Genie will help pick out your next pair of shoes

Adidas opened its newest and largest storefront on the outskirts of Times Square. What sets this location apart lies in the basement-level training area where visitors can get a free gait analysis with the Run Genie system.
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The secret to odorless deep fat fryers may involve cooking with cold plasma

Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics are hard at work on a mission to eradicate the smell of cooking grease in deep fryers -- and they're using cold plasma to help them.