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GPS Enabled Shoes Debut For Your Crazy Uncle, Grandma, Or Boyfriend

GPS Enabled Shoes Debut For Your Crazy Uncle, Grandma, Or Boyfriend

| February 2, 2012 | Reply

Everyone has a crazy relative. Whether it is caused from just being crazy or the difficulties of aging, we all have batty people in our lives that could disappear at any time. And some people just have to know where someone else is at all times. Good news for all of the above! These GPS […]

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VIZIO Jumps Into The PC, Laptop Game With New Products [CES]

VIZIO Jumps Into The PC, Laptop Game With New Products [CES]

| January 9, 2012 | Reply

Most people know Vizio for inexpensive but decent TV’s. More techy people know them for cheap tablets as well. Now you may know them for building sleek-looking computers that will hopefully be budget friendly as well. I don’t have any specs yet and they aren’t on the Vizio site but judging by looks I like […]

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HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

| December 29, 2011 | Reply

A few months back many of us were excited to see HTC come on Facebook and announce they would allow unlocking of certain phones via a website run by HTC. It was followed up with a statement on how it would only unlock phones that carriers would allow. Most of us in the US quickly […]

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Learn How To Open A Padlock With An Aluminum Can [hacks]

Learn How To Open A Padlock With An Aluminum Can [hacks]

| December 23, 2011 | Reply

I don’t want to tell you why I might use this, nor do I want to know why you might want this information. It is pretty interesting either way. Using an aluminum can you can cut and mold pieces into what turn out to be thin metal shims which can slide the tooth holding the […]

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Archos Launches A 7 Inch $200 Honeycomb Tablet

Archos Launches A 7 Inch $200 Honeycomb Tablet

| December 20, 2011 | Reply

CES is coming up and there has been no shortage of emails coming our way to let us know what will be on display. One of the main technologies that will gain attention is tablets of course. Archos let one of their cats out of the bag by dropping the 70b. The tablet will pack […]

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Toshiba Presents Radiation-Detecting Camera

Toshiba Presents Radiation-Detecting Camera

| December 15, 2011 | Reply

Not one of my typical posts, but this is pretty cool to pass along. Toshiba has developed a radiation-detecting camera that makes finding radiation hotspots much easier. Sure, we all learned about geiger counters in high school, but this camera takes away a lot of the guesswork involved with the counter. The “Portable Gamma Camera […]

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Flyboard: You Want This Awesome Hydro-Powered Jetpack!

Flyboard: You Want This Awesome Hydro-Powered Jetpack!

| December 6, 2011 | Reply

Ok, you’ve all seen videos of the various attempts at creating a functional jetpack. Most of them, while cool, look pretty awkward, have limited control, and seem downright dangerous. Enter, Flyboard… The Flyboard, built by French water sports enthusiast Franky Zapata, is a water-powered jetpack that allows him to hoover high above the water and […]

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Google Announces Their New Google Music Store

Google Announces Their New Google Music Store

| November 16, 2011 | Reply

As most expected, Google announced their Google Music store today at their special event. Google has convinced three of the four major record labels to hopĀ on-board, allowing them to offer millions upon millions of songs for users to choose from. They officially dropped the “Beta” tag from their Google Music service as part of this […]

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16 Propellor Multicopter Takes Flight, Enjoys Downward Dog [video]

16 Propellor Multicopter Takes Flight, Enjoys Downward Dog [video]

| November 2, 2011 | Reply

A company in Germany has had success with a multicopter they hope to sell within a few years. A 90 second flight was completed with no major malfunctions and a safe landing. The makers hope the copter will be able to achieve up to about 30 minutes of flight time in the future. e-volo will […]

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