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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An educated guess on what Nest’s next product will be

Based on some recent happenings, including some recent hires, and a strategic analysis of the company's past, we've made an educated guess on what Nest's next reinvented product will be.
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Drone holiday gift guide

Drones are all the rage right now, but with so many of them buzzing onto the market nowadays, choosing a good one for a gift can be a daunting task. To help you make the right decision, we’ve put together this quick guide to the best…
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This automated homebrew machine takes the guesswork out of making beer

Brewie makes it easy to brew beer at home by automating the entire process, but also giving you complete control over all the different brewing parameters, letting you be both scientific and creative.
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Moving soon? This app makes updating your address less of a headache

Updater allows you to link all your accounts to one simple app, so when it comes time to update your address, it only takes a couple clicks to notify cable and Internet providers, credit card companies, and more.
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Kitchen Tech holiday gift guide

Kitchen tech has absolutely exploded in the past year, so if you’ve got a tech-loving gourmet on your gift list, you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find a list of all the best cooking gadets in the biz, as well as a few…
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Automate your home on the cheap with Clime’s tiny, multi-purpose sensors

if you dig the idea of putting sensors in your home to monitor and control it, but don't like the big price tags of home automation tech, check out Clime.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of November 30, 2014

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
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The Sunn Light mimics the natural cycle of the sun to keep your brain healthy

With the help of a mobile app, the Sunn light can be synchronized to any time zone in the world so that it mirrors the natural rise and fall of the sun in that area, acclimating you to different night and day cycles.
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Leaving town? This box won’t just detect a burst pipe, it will stop it automatically

Home improvement retailer Lowe's has just added an ingenious new gizmo to its popular Iris home automation line, a smart water valve that can automatically shut off your water if it detects that a pipe burst.
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Worried your kid might stick a paperclip in the electrical outlet? Check out Brio

Unlike traditional outlets, which are always live, Brio will remain "off" until it senses an actual plug with a valid electrical load.
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Inflatable walls puff the Fugu from carry-on to full-size luggage in seconds

With the help of a small electric motor, the Fugu suitcase's walls can be inflated, transforming it from carry-on size to full-size suitcase in just a few seconds.
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Wave hello to the gesture-controlled smart home with OneCue

Rather than having you whip out your phone every time you need to switch something on or off, OneCue is designed to activate connected devices with gestures. It supports infrared-controlled devices live TVs, Blu-Ray players, and some gaming…