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How to set your Android ringer volume based on ambient noise

This handy little Android app will automatically set your ringer volume based on ambient noise level.

By March 22, 2013

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Skully opens preorders for high-tech, safety-focused helmet

Due in 2015, Skully's motorcycle helmet, with a built-in virtual-reality display, won't come cheap. But it may save your life.

By August 11, 2014

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Twitch to mute copyrighted music in video-on-demand

Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.

By August 6, 2014

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Solar storm almost fried Earth's electronics two years ago?

A fascinating NASA presentation suggests that in July 2012 Earth was one week away from being struck by a massive solar storm that would have had devastating effects. Can this be?

By July 26, 2014

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'Sharknado 2' syncs with Philips Hue for smart bulb light show

A custom Philips Hue light show triggered by the action in "Sharknado" will make you feel like you're caught inside a shark-infested storm.

By July 24, 2014

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Pebble Steel teardown reveals easy-open case, removable components, and more storage

The Pebble Steel is easier to crack open and repair than the original Pebble smartwatch and has twice as much storage.

By July 15, 2014

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Misfit Beddit Sleep System slips under your mattress to listen to you breathe

The makers of the Misfit Shine fitness tracker have pulled a deeper sleep-analysis bed accessory into the fold, in an attempt to expand its wellness reach.

By July 10, 2014

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​¿Que pasa? Google Now adds true multi-language support

Google's personal assistant can understand you as you switch from your native tongue to a second or even third language, a milestone more difficult than you might think.

By June 25, 2014

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Uncork ambient music and beats with Sound Bottle

This prototype can record and mix sounds around you while drawing on a database of funky beats.

By January 2, 2013

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Light painting with robot vacuum cleaners

Learn how to create beautiful long exposure photos while cleaning your house using a robot vacuum cleaner.

By June 16, 2014