Drew Prindle

Drew Prindle

Drew's fascination with technology began at an early age - shortly after he licked a 9-volt battery for the first time. It was this first taste of technology that sparked his interest in how electronics work, and he's been obsessed ever since. Aside from keeping up with the latest developments in tech, he enjoys shock humor, and working puns into his writing at every opportunity. You can find his work on Digital Trends and The Manual.

Want a BB-8 Droid from the upcoming Star Wars? They go on sale tonight for $150

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of BB-8 ever since the adorable little droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we’ve got good news for you -- Disney has partnered up with Sphero to make the droid a reality, and it goes on sale tonight at…

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These insane 50 mph electric mountain bikes can handle any type of terrain

With a lightweight design, built-in shock absorbers, 5,200 watts of peak power, and a top speed of 50 miles per hour; Stealth Electric bikes effectively blur the line between mountain bike and electric motorcycle.

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This coffee-based 3D printing filament emits a pleasant smell while you print with it

It might sound like a gimmick at first, but filament derived from old coffee grounds actually boasts a number of advantages over traditional PLA. It also emits a pleasant smell when you print with it.

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Don't sketch ideas, build them in front of you with this 3D-printing pen

What 3Doodler lacks in precision and practicality, it makes up for with a low learning curve and a ridiculously high fun factor.

  • Pros: Easy, intuitive, and fun to use , Smart, comfortable design…
  • Cons: Lacks the precision of traditional printers , Not…

With a built-in speaker, cooler, and dry bag; Tubular is the most high-tech float tube ever

Rather than forcing you to cobble all your float gear together like a hobo, the Tubular Tube incorporates all the gear you need into one tricked-out flotation device

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High-tech gladiator fights approach reality as Unified Weapons Master hits Indiegogo

Remember that crazy Australian startup that wants to resurrect gladiator fights by equipping martial artists with high-tech body armor? Well, today the company has taken a big step toward making its dream a reality, and has launched an Indiegogo campaign to…

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This ingenious clip-on motor gives any bike an electric boost

Unlike most of other retrofittable eBike kits out there right now, the ONwheel is designed to be installed in just a few minutes. Using just two screwdrivers, the device can be affixed to just about any bicycle.

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3D printing with molten glass is just as mesmerizingly awesome as it sounds

The G3DP printer, as it's called, doesn't print in some sort of printer-friendly, glass-like composite -- it prints straight-up molten glass, at temperatures upwards of 2,900 degrees Fahrenheit.

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UK Department of Health finds e-cigs 95 percent less harmful than normal cigarettes

"In a nutshell, best estimates show e-cigarettes are 95percent less harmful to your health than normal cigarettes," the report states, "and when supported by a smoking cessation service, help most smokers to quit tobacco altogether."

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This is what state-of-the-art home automation looked like in 1985

Despite the fact that home automation might seem like a relatively new thing, it's actually been around for decades. Don't believe us? Check out this completely touchscreen-controlled home automation system from 1985

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India is now home to the world’s first airport that runs entirely on solar power

After a great deal of development and construction, the country's Cochin International Airport in the southern state of Kerala is now officially the world's first airport thats runs exclusively on solar power.

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Groundbreaking new superconductor works at the warmest temperature yet

According to a study recently published in Nature, a group of researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in Mainz, Germany successfully created a material that exhibits superconductivity at -70 degrees Celsius

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