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3Doodler Pen

3Doodler 2.0 review

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

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

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

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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Candle-powered chargers, distraction slayers

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

The U.K. Department of Health has issued a report that finds e-cigarettes considerably less harmful than their analog counterparts.
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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. Check out this system from 1985
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India is now home to the world’s first airport that runs entirely on solar power

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Groundbreaking new superconductor works at the warmest temperature yet

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Watch the ATLAS robot take a stroll through the woods and open doors

Boston Dynamics' founder Marc Reibert gave a presentation at the FAB 11 Conference that featured unreleased footage of what the company has been working on.
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Google Project Sunroof shows how much solar juice is on your roof, no math needed

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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Armored socks, magnet tag, and VR in space

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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Unorthodox “Ferrolic” clock displays the time with magnets and ferrofluid

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Aerius, the world’s smallest quadcopter drone, is only slightly larger than a quarter

How and where to get cheap textbooks online

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This giant artificial wave park just opened up to surfers in Wales

Located in a small mountain town in Wales, Surf Snowdonia is supposedly capable of generating "the longest man-made surfable waves on the planet."
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Want to 3-D print your own neopixel LED display TV? Now you can

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Even Tim Cook wants a Nebia, the lavish, hyper-efficient Tesla of shower heads

The Fish Call

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Smart skillets, screw bits, and electronic fish bait

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9 gadgets to transform your dorm from a cinder-block cell to a tech wonderland

Ready or not, summer's coming to a close and it's time to start thinking about the gear you'll need to win this school year. Here are our top picks.
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3D Systems Cube 3D Printer review

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Ingenious ‘Knife Edge’ screwdriver bit can easily remove stripped Phillips screws

DJI adds affordable new ‘Standard’ edition to its Phantom 3 drone lineup

Geared toward consumers looking for a more affordable option, DJI's Standard edition drone is a pared-down version of the Advanced and Professional models.
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Sphero unveils programmable SPRK Edition to teach kids about robotics

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The first FDA-approved 3D-printed drug dissolves almost instantly in water

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Now you can 3D print a robotic, high-power telescope for your smartphone

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Meal-replacement Soylent shakes now come bottled and pre-mixed

Soylent 2.0 provides all the vitamins, minerals, fats, carbohydrates, and protein that your body needs, pre-mixed and ready to drink in a 16-ounce bottle
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Battery boosters, solar plugs, a GoPro for fish

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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Ingenious SunPort plug lets you use solar energy even if you don’t have solar panels

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Thanks to Project Loon, Sri Lanka will soon have universal Internet access

After years of testing, Google is finally ready to deploy Project Loon to bring cheap high-speed Internet to the island nation of Sri Lanka.
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Astronomers capture video of platinum-laden ‘trillion-dollar asteroid’ zooming past Earth

The asteroid known as 2011 UW158 happens to contain somewhere around $5.4 trillion dollars worth of platinum, give or take a few billion.
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Japanese university sets world record with an insane 2 quadrillion-watt laser burst

Scientists at Osaka University in Japan have reportedly fired the world's most powerful laser beam -- a 2 petawatt burst.
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This reusable, rechargeable GPS tracker is no bigger than a quarter