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For the MLB All-Star Game, Expect Crazy-Cool Replay Action
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For the MLB All-Star Game, Expect Crazy-Cool Replay Action

Intel is partnering with Major League Baseball to deliver 360-degree replays that capture virtually every angle.
Jason Fell
This Tech Startup Will Let Plants Talk to You
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This Tech Startup Will Let Plants Talk to You

It says it has developed the first wearable for plants that allows you to 'see and hear your plants communicate.'
Jason Fell
This Cute, Little Robot Wants to Be Your Personal Health Buddy
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This Cute, Little Robot Wants to Be Your Personal Health Buddy

Say hello to Pillo, a smart device that combines facial- and voice-recognition technologies to dispense daily vitamins and medication.
Jason Fell
Your Boring Bike Helmet Is About to Get a Big Tech Upgrade
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Your Boring Bike Helmet Is About to Get a Big Tech Upgrade

A new Kickstarter project hopes cyclists can say bye bye to blindspots.
Jason Fell
New Battery Technology Charges by Using Your Body's Energy
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New Battery Technology Charges by Using Your Body's Energy

AMPY co–founder Tejas Shastry and partners developed energy harvesting technology that captures movement and turns it into power for your phone.
A Highway That Will Produce Power Instead of Roadkill
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A Highway That Will Produce Power Instead of Roadkill

Missouri hopes to have the first solar panel-paved stretch of U.S. highway before the end of the year.
Jason Fell
VR Startup Magic Leap Wants You to Save a Seat on the Couch for C-3PO
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VR Startup Magic Leap Wants You to Save a Seat on the Couch for C-3PO

This video takes Star Wars to a new, bigger level.
Jason Fell
This Car-Swallowing Contraption Is Actually a Futuristic City Bus
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This Car-Swallowing Contraption Is Actually a Futuristic City Bus

It's not as frightening as it looks at first glance.
Jason Fell
Samsung Wants to Turn Your Hand Into an Interactive Smartwatch Display
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Samsung Wants to Turn Your Hand Into an Interactive Smartwatch Display

Say goodbye to your sausage-finger sorrows.
Jason Fell
All You Need to Control This Wheelchair Is Your Face
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All You Need to Control This Wheelchair Is Your Face

A Brazilian startup hopes to bring this innovative wheelchair to market in the next two years.
Jason Fell
This Crazy Material Becomes Stronger the More You Stretch It
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This Crazy Material Becomes Stronger the More You Stretch It

It's fairly counterintuitive to the usual laws of science.
Jason Fell
IBM Just Made a Powerful Research Tool Available to Everyone for Free
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IBM Just Made a Powerful Research Tool Available to Everyone for Free

A new quantum computing project is available to play with online.
Swap Your Swiffer for This Dust-Zapping Tool Inspired by Lizards
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Swap Your Swiffer for This Dust-Zapping Tool Inspired by Lizards

Researchers say the scientific properties of gecko feet are good for more than just scaling walls.
Jason Fell
5 Nascent Technologies That Will Radically Shape the Future
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5 Nascent Technologies That Will Radically Shape the Future

Researchers at the frontier of science are making possible technologies likely to change civilization more than anything since electricity.
Sam McRoberts
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It seems like every other day we read about some far-out, new technology that makes us scratch our heads and say, "What the heck?" In this series, we'll take a look at all types of crazy new gadgets, apps and other technologies -- and the entrepreneurs dreaming them up.