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Buying on a budget? Here’s the best gear and gadgetry you can get for under $20

Digital Trends has compiled a list of drones, portable chargers, virtual reality headsets and more to showcase the best tech under $20.
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Parrot’s new HDR camera drone is a shot across DJI’s bow

Parrot has typically veered more toward the toyish end of the spectrum when it comes to drones, but the company's newest addition to its fleet is anything but a toy. Anafi, as the new offering is called, is a relatively affordable drone that has been built to support serious aerial photography.
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SpaceX nails another launch, but fails to catch the fairing

Less than two weeks have passed since SpaceX's last rocket launch, but today the company will attempt to break free from the shackles of gravity and reach orbit once again, launching yet another Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
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Acton BLINK QU4TRO review

Acton’s four-wheel drive electric longboard, the QU4TRO, is a monster. It’s one of the most powerful eboards we’ve ever set foot on, and it comes with a handful of innovative features that come together to create one of the most exhilarating rides you’ll ever experience.

Kickstarter just rolled out a new feature that makes crowdfunding less sketchy

Pledging your support to a crowdfunding project has always been a somewhat risky endeavor, but Kickstarter has just rolled out a new feature that will hopefully make backing projects less sketchy. At the same time, it will give creators help with the manufacturing process.
Yuneec Breeze review

Yuneec Breeze review

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Inside a Bitcoin mine, fans, silicon, and frigid temperatures keep crypto pumping

Ever wondered what it's like inside a bitcoin mine? Since it's a digital currency, you can't just dig it up with a pickaxe -- so to get an inside look at how it works, we packed up our cameras and drove up to Wenatchee, Washington to see a mine in person. Check out the video to get an inside look!
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Impress your guests (and top off their phones) with this DIY wireless charging table

Looking for a wireless charging solution that doesn't clutter up your tabletop with more cords and electronic crap? Follow this guide and we'll show you how to build a snazzy DIY table with wireless charging capability built directly into the wood.
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With this browser, ads can’t steal your attention — they have to pay you for it

The creator of Javascript and founder of Mozilla, Brendan Eich, thinks he has a blockchain-based solution. It’s secure, private, technologically advanced and, best of all, ensures everyone involved in online ads receives payment – including you.
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Beyond Bitcoin: How blockchain will reshape the future

Don’t be fooled by the hype – blockchain isn’t a passing fad that’ll fade out in a year or two. It truly has the potential to reshape the world we live in
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Like a shark with a saddle, Halo Board is sleek, smooth, and insanely fun to ride

If you’re looking for a quiet, smooth-riding electric longboard, look no further than our Halo Board Carbon Edition review.
HaloBoard Carbon Edition review

Halo Board Carbon Edition review

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DJI Inspire 2 review (updated for 2018)

The DJI Inspire 2 is without a doubt one of the best drones we’ve ever flown, with top tier specs and features including deep support for 4K cameras.
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How to make coasters that connect guests to your Wi-Fi with a single tap

Tired of reciting your Wi-Fi password every time your houseguests want to connect to your network? We've got a solution for you: NFC drink coasters that will automatically grant guests access to your Wi-Fi when they tap their phone on them
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DJI Phantom 4 Pro review

With omnidirectional obstacle avoidance and a stellar 4K UHD camera, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro is one of the best drones around.
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Got an old cardboard box? Make your own VR goggles for under $10

Thanks to Google, you can now get your hands on a fully functional cardboard VR headset for around 20 bucks. That's pretty cheap -- but what you might not realize is that you can build a DIY version for even cheaper.
DJI Mavic Pro review

DJI Mavic Pro review (Updated for 2018)

With a 4K camera, 4-mile range, and a crazy rugged design, DJI’s Mavic Pro is living proof that big things really do come in small packages.
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Hover Camera Passport drone review

What the Passport lacks in speed and range, it makes up for with a fantastic design, great software, and a really fun flying experience.
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SpaceX nailed the Falcon Heavy launch, but didn’t quite stick the landing

Despite suffering a few minor delays caused by weather, the launch went almost perfectly. After safely delivering its payload, the rocket's first two boosters landed safely back on Earth. The fate of the third is still unclear.
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DJI’s new Mavic Air drone shoots in 4K, does 43 mph, and fits in your pocket

DJI just pulled the curtain back on its new Mavic Air drone -- a pint-sized powerhouse that's not only smarter, faster, and longer-range than its predecessor; but also cheaper and easier to fly.

You can build this industrial clothes rack in a weekend. We’ll show you how

Why waste money on a crappy clothes rack from Ikea when you can build a stronger, longer-lasting, and better-looking one yourself? In this article we'll show you how to do just that.
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Rise of the machines: Here are the best robots we saw at CES 2018

Robots always have a big presence at CES, but this year that presence was bigger and more noticeable than ever before. Here's a quick roundup of all the best robots we spotted on the showfloor this year.
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Why wait? Here are 10 new gadgets from CES 2018 that you can buy right now

Usually, the stuff that gets unveiled at CES doesn't actually hit the market for months -- but we found a bundle of gear you can buy today.
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I played ping pong against a giant robot, and it was awesome

I played ping pong against a giant, artificially intelligent robot, and it was even more amazing than I imagined it would be.
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The best drones we saw (and flew) at CES 2018

Drones have a huge presence at this year's CES, and despite the fact that most of them are clones and knockoffs, we found a few great ones

Why weed tech is missing from CES 2018, even as the budding industry booms

Marijuana-related technology is booming, but it's notably absent from CES 2018, North America's largest tech show.
IotaTrax review

IotaTrax hands-on review

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Best emerging tech product of 2017

Check out the best Emerging Tech product of 2017. Winners include a laser-based 3D printer and a portable drone
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Keecker, the projector-packing robotic butler, is now available for purchase

Ever wanted a little R2D2-like robot that could follow you around the house and play movies and music wherever you go? Keecker does that.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Instant prints from your phone, snake fences

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Secret key vaults, ice ballers, yogurt makers

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week.
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Jibo the robot has finally gone on sale for $900

Jibo, "the world's first family robot" is a sensor-studded household bot designed to help you out with everyday tasks.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Ultra-grippy socks and dirt-cheap 3D printers

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Go-anywhere washers, stoves, adventure tape

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week.