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Look Ma! No hands! Hansnap straps on phones for shooting photos and video

A new startup called Hansnap has hit its Kickstarter funding goal for what it calls “the world’s first hand-mounted smartphone filming system” -- a hand strap for mounting a handset or action camera for hands-free shooting.
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These TVs prove you don't need a fortune for amazing quality

Check out our picks for the best TVs under $1,000 to enjoy top-shelf features like 3D, localized dimming and efficient LED backlighting without breaking the bank.

Got yourself an HD 5870 or two? They're no longer supported

AMD has ended its support of legacy graphics card architectures released prior to its Graphics Core Next line. That means that all 5000 and 6000 series GPUs are not supported by future drivers, as well as select 7000 and 8000 series cards.
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Finders keepers is the new rule when it comes to asteroid mining

On Thursday, President Obama signed the U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitiveness Act into law, which grants companies the rights to whatever they manage to pluck out of these extraterrestrial bodies.

These top-notch desktop PCs can handle anything you throw at them

Laptops are overrated! Experience the benefits offered by one of our favorite desktop PCs, whether you're in need of a budget solution or a fire-breathing, $4,000 premium gaming rig.

Connection issues postpone the Rainbow Six Siege open beta

Rainbow Six Siege was scheduled to have an open beta this week, just days before its launch, but this might not happen thanks to ongoing connection and matchmaking issues. The game is scheduled to hit shelves next Tuesday.
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Biologists have successfully bred genetically engineered mosquitoes that can't carry malaria

A team of University of California scientists use a controversial gene driving method to spread malaria resistance among a population of mosquitos.

Will Porsche's iconic 911 go hybrid before the end of the decade?

Porsche has hinted it's in the early stages of developing the first-ever regular-production hybrid 911. Built to comply with strict emissions regulations, the hybrid 911 will be capable of driving on electricity alone for short distances.

How to (sort of) make pumpkin pie without an oven

The oven is a busy appliance on Thanksgiving, so if you want to save a little time, you could try one of these creative ways to make pumpkin pie -- or something like it -- using other kitchen devices.

4 annoying iPad Pro problems, and what to do about them

Is your flash new tablet behaving less than professionally? We have potential fixes and workarounds for all the most common iPad Pro problems right here. Find out how to get your iPad back to work.

Frag at Starbucks (or anywhere you want) with these potent gaming laptops

Gaming desktops are powerful, but they tie you down to your desk. We've round up some sleek, powerful alternatives that can play your favorite titles at high detail without breaking a sweat.