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FlapIt takes your social media achievements for an analog spin

FlapIt is an split-flap, analog counter that lets small businesses boast their social media metrics in regards to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more.
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DJI’s Inspire 1 camera mount uses borrowed drone tech to stabilize your 4K shots

Tired of shaky shots? The DJI Inspire 1 mount takes a cue from the company's recent drones and touts a motorized gimbal for capturing smooth tilts and pans.
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Meet IO Hawk, the self-balancing lovechild of the skateboard and Segway

Much like the iconic Segway, the self-balancing IO Hawk moves at speeds up to 6 mph by simply applying gentle pressure in direction of your choosing.
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Photonic’s quirky orb translates your moves into music

The orb-shaped Phototronic translates your moves into music, while allowing you to control a slew of melodies, beats, and sound loops.
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Kube is a boozy boombox you can store your brews in at the beach

The Kube Cooler comes lined with a set of Polk speakers and a 8¼ gallons of storage, so you can chills your brews and bust a move wherever you see fit.
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UV-cured 3D printing doesn’t get any cheaper than XYZprinting’s Nobel 1.0

XYZprinting's Nobel 1.0 flaunts quick speeds and high-res prints. Best of all, it's slated to be one of the most affordable SLA 3D printers on the market.
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D-Link’s new Ultra Performance routers look as bold as they are quick

The routers in D-Link's Ultra Performance series are visually striking and offer 802.11ac speeds up to 5.3Gbps
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The ONvocal 360 headphones actually make ambiance a priority

ONvocal's Mix360 headphones and accompany mobile app give you a means of boosting or reducing the ambient sound around you, along with your music and voice.
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Cerevo’s XON Snow-1 smart bindings let you pop the proper nollie with metrics

Debuting at CES 2015 Unveiled, Cerevo's XON Snow-1 use a slew of sensors to feed your phone metrics regarding your weight distribution, speed, and more.
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Rollkers ‘walking skates’ strap onto your shoes, let you glide along at 7 mph

Showcased at CES Unveiled, Rollkers' motorized "under shoes" let you move at the speed of your average travelator just by walking as you would normally.
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3Doodler 2.0 lets you craft 3D objects with class

Quieter and slimmer than its predecessor, the 3Doodler 2.0 allows create 3D objects in space with a little creativity and the simple press of a button.
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Get back in the torrent game with these five Pirate Bay alternatives

The Pirate Bay's doors may be close, but don't let that take you offline. Get back into the BitTorrent game with our five favorite Pirate Bay alternatives.
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Want to ditch your Microsoft account? Here’s how to do it in Windows 8.1

Not everyone requires use of a connected Microsoft account in Windows 8.1. To help, we've put together this walkthrough for adding a private local account.
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Set up and shoot: Our six favorite tripods currently available for the iPhone

Apple's iPhone can't do it all — at least not without a little help. Check out our favorite tripods for the iPhone, from the GorillaPod to the Uni Bobine.
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How to share Dropbox files through the desktop app

You shouldn't have to log in every time you want to upload or share a file via Dropbox. Check out our brief guide for doing so using the desktop client.
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Think you know how to Google? Here are 36 search tips you probably don’t know about

There's more to a Google search than just inputting a few search terms. Check out some of our favorite Google tips, so you can make the most of the engine.
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HTC Re Camera vs. GoPro Hero3

GoPro has long been considered the king of mini cams, but how does the HTCs RE stack up against it? Check out our comparison of the two cameras to find out.
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iPad Mini 2 vs. iPad Mini 3: How big is the update?

Not all updates are big. Check out our comparison of the iPad Mini 3 and iPad Mini 2 for a closer look at the internal hardware powering both devices.
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What just happened? The best of #bendgate

The iPhone 6 may be the darling of the mobile world, but it does have its limitations. We assemble some terrific parodies from #bendgate.
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How to shoot panorama photos on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Apple's latest smartphones do more than just capture fantastic stills. Check out our guide on how to shoot panorama photos on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
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How to create time-lapse video on your iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Apple's iOS 8 provides more than the ability to opt out of group texts. Check out our guide on how to capture time-lapse videos on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
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How to make the switch from a Windows Phone to an iPhone

Switching from a Windows Phone to an iPhone isn't always the easy. Fortunately, our guide lays out the intricacies, from transferring contacts to photos.
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6 sharp smartwatches ready to shatter their struggling stigma

The smartwatch hasn't exactly dazzled consumers... yet. Check out our favorite upcoming smartwatches, which could change all that.
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How to use Windows Movie Maker

With this guide on how to use Windows Movie Maker, we'll show you how to pull off basic video editing tasks.
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Amazon Family Library vs. Apple Family Sharing: An in-depth comparison

Amazon's Family Library and Apple's Family Sharing are incredibly similar, but how do they differ? Check out our side-by-side comparison to find out.
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Can your phone run iOS 8? How to download and install Apple’s new OS today

Apple's iOS 8 adds more than just camera features to iOS devices. Check out our guide for tips on how to prepare and download the new OS.
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iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S5: The two phone behemoths battle it out

The iPhone 6 is beautiful device, but how does it stack up against Samsung's heralded Galaxy S5 in terms of specs? Check out our comparison to find out.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of September 7, 2014

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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The best TVs at IFA 2014

IFA 2014 wasn't all smartwaches and tablets. Check out some of our favorite television sets, from the likes of LG and Sony, showcased at the conference.
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If you suspect your Netflix is dragging, here’s how to test and find out

Lumbering, Netflix streaming speeds on got you down and out? Check out our quick-hit guide for on how to test your Netflix streaming speed online.
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How to erase a hard drive and encrypt your files

Hitting "Delete" isn't enough. Check out our comprehensive guide on how to erase a hard drive and encrypt your files, so you can protect your precious data.
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How to beat 2048

The infamous '2048' is as tough as it is popular. Check out our suggestive guide on how beat 2048 using number chains, high-value corner pieces, and luck.
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Find more hidden gems with these Craigslist search engines

Want to search Craigslist with a little more fine tuning? Here are choices for the best Craigslist search engines on the Web. Happy hunting.
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LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Spec Showdown

Both the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live ship July, 2014. Check out our brief spec showdown to see how the smartwatches stack up against one another.