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.
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Awesome alarm clock uses parametric speakers to wake you up without disturbing your partner

Most alarm clocks have no way to selectively wake up one person and leave the other person undisturbed... until now. Wakē is an alarm that can intelligently target individual users and wake up one sleeper without rousing the other.
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Wild new wearable shines a light through your skin to measure lactate threshold

Designed to fit inside a compression sock, this sensor-packed device can record a wide range of different fitness metrics, including heart rate, cadence, pace, calories burned, and lactate threshold -- the latter of which has never been…
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Don’t let the $179 price tag fool you — this 3D printer can print circles around most machines

Slowly but surely, 3D printers are getting cheaper. Drastically cheaper, in fact. Tiko 3D is the latest addition to this sub-$500 club. Priced at just $179 on Kickstarter, it's easily one of the most affordable printers we've ever laid eyes…
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Genius! This farmer figured out how to use a drone to herd his sheep remotely

Irish sheep farmer and drone enthusiast Paul Brennan has figured out that an RC quadcopter is incredibly effective for moving sheep from one field to another.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Water filters, flamethrowers, idiot-proof drones

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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Fighting fire with bass? Sounds crazy, but these college students are making it happen

You've probably heard of fighting fire with water, and even fighting fire with fire -- but what about fighting fire with sound? It might seem like the stuff of science fiction, but a pair of enterprising students from George Mason…
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DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ Review

You won't know you wanted a drone until you play with DJI's Phantom 2 Vision+
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Scientists just discovered a way to reduce the caloric content of rice by 50 percent

An undergraduate student in Sri Lanka discovered a new way to cook rice that can reduce its caloric content by as much as 50 percent; the technique offers a few other added health benefits