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Samsung Wants to Measure Body Fat With a Smartphone Squeeze
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Samsung Wants to Measure Body Fat With a Smartphone Squeeze

It looks like the South Korean tech company may have a plan to outdo the competition when it comes to mobile health tracking.
This Is What It's Like to Strap a Microsoft HoloLens on Your Face (VIDEO)
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This Is What It's Like to Strap a Microsoft HoloLens on Your Face (VIDEO)

Microsoft has released a new video showing doctors and med students manipulating holographic 'cadavers' through the augmented reality headset.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Our Love Affair With the Future of Food and Drink
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Our Love Affair With the Future of Food and Drink

There's an amazing array of helpful gadgets to take the guesswork -- and elbow grease -- out of crafting the perfect meal.
Jon Turi
Scientists Freeze Molecule to Almost Absolute Zero
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Scientists Freeze Molecule to Almost Absolute Zero

This could result in the creation of a huge variety of different states of matter, scientists say.
This Phone-Controlled Range Rover Helps You Get Out of a Jam
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This Phone-Controlled Range Rover Helps You Get Out of a Jam

Never mind those dreams of using a handheld device to steer your car from the back seat, James Bond-style -- the real purpose of remote control may be to get your vehicle past a muddy trench.
Amazon Invents an Ear-Scanning Smartphone
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Amazon Invents an Ear-Scanning Smartphone

The idea is to take-on Apple's Touch ID.
Super 'Smart' Oven Won't Screw Up Dinner
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Super 'Smart' Oven Won't Screw Up Dinner

The future. It's what's for dinner.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft Research Project Uses Drones to Track Emerging Diseases
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Microsoft Research Project Uses Drones to Track Emerging Diseases

The goal is to find new strains of pathogens before they begin wreaking havoc.
This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull
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This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull

Born color blind, artist Neil Harbisson is a cyborg who can hear color.
Scientists Work Out How to Wire Up Your Brain
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Scientists Work Out How to Wire Up Your Brain

Imagine a future where neurological disorders are cured with a single injection into the top of your skull. It might not be too far off.
A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen
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A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen

These realistic bat-inspired robots may give you nightmares.
Jason Fell
Google's Projects Jacquard and Soli Make Fabric That's Interactive
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Google's Projects Jacquard and Soli Make Fabric That's Interactive

Google's new Advanced Technology and Projects group efforts aim to make wearables that are kind of like touch screens.
Beauty Is Only (3-D Printed) Skin Deep
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Beauty Is Only (3-D Printed) Skin Deep

Global cosmetics giant L'Oréal is giving its product testing process a high-tech facelift, using 3-D printed human skin.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Aromatic Alarm Clock Wakes You Up to the Sweet Smell of Money
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This Aromatic Alarm Clock Wakes You Up to the Sweet Smell of Money

Rise and shine to the sweet smell of success ... and croissants.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Far Out Tech

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.