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Nike's Flyease is a cool new shoe for athletes with disabilities

Meet the Nike Flyease, a new line of footwear built for athletes who struggle with standard athletic shoes, and Matthew Walzer, the teenager who helped bring the shoe to life.

By July 15, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 124: Real-life athletes vs. VR gamers, a Millennium Falcon drone and more

On today's show, we get warm and fuzzy about a low-cost prosthetic helping a teen play guitar, see gamers race down a VR hill against an athlete speeding down the real thing, watch one particular book tell if you're judging it by its cover, and enjoy a drone made to look like the Millennium Falcon.

By February 4, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily: This book will lock itself up if you judge it by its cover

This book can decide if you're judging it before you've checked out its contents. There's a face-tracking camera onboard and a screen embedded into the cover for potential readers to see their faces get approved or denied, depending on expression.

By February 4, 2015

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Garmin's Vivoactive is a smartwatch for athletes

CNET's Dan Graziano gives you a first look at Garmin's first smartwatch.

By January 6, 2015

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FITGuard alerts athletes of potential head injuries

This mouthguard lights up if you get hit and helps you decide when to get medical treatment.

By January 6, 2015

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Derek Jeter's new site promises unfiltered athletes

Fans apparently want to hear their athletes without the interference of journalists, and the now retired Yankee is giving it to them with a site called the Players' Tribune.

By October 1, 2014

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Pro video gaming league to drug test competitors

Technically Incorrect: After a competitor admits to taking Adderall, the Electronic Sports League will begin testing for performance enhancers.

By July 23, 2015

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Athletic outfits of the future sport high-tech extras

These concept sport outfits use wearable tech that puts flexible LED adverts and even live stats on your favourite player's chest.

By May 22, 2014

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Athletes reveal true selves on Twitter after NFL player kisses boyfriend on ESPN

A Miami Dolphins player is suspended for a negative Twitter reaction. But he wasn't alone in expressing his disapproval.

By May 12, 2014

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Drone falls out of the sky and injures athlete

A triathlete suffered head injuries after an unmanned aerial vehicle fell out of the sky, with the pilot claiming the drone had been hacked.

By April 7, 2014