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backpack

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Backpack self-inflates into pillow, sleeping pad, chair cushion

The Windcatcher Air Pakk is not nearly as odd as the popular Ostrich Pillow, making it an ideal alternative for people who want to lay low.

By August 6, 2014

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By April 3, 2014

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Scientists put backpacks on bees to study colony collapse

Australian scientists are fitting bees with tiny sensors so they can monitor and study the insects' drastically diminishing populations.

By January 14, 2014

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CSIRO puts backpacks on bees to study colony collapse

The CSIRO is fitting bees with tiny sensors so that it can monitor and study the drastically diminishing bee population.

By January 14, 2014

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Intel stuffs its backpack with high-tech textbooks in Kno deal

Bolstering its mission to expand technology in the classroom, the chipmaker acquires educational-software company Kno.

By November 9, 2013

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Motion-powered bird backpacks take flight

Scientists develop lightweight, sensor-filled bird backpacks to track changes in migratory patterns.

By July 29, 2013

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Get a Powerbag backpack for $48.97

This student-friendly bag can recharge mobile devices on the run thanks to its built-in battery and connectors.

By July 10, 2013

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Portable back-to-school gadgets

The right tech tools can help high school and college students on the go stay connected and powered up. Increasingly busy schedules mean there's no time to wait for a dead battery to charge. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi recommends a few useful school gadgets that fit neatly into a purse or backpack.

By September 19, 2014

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Movpak: If an electric skateboard and a backpack had a baby...

It's a backpack. It's an electric skateboard. It's the Movpak, an unusual form of transportation that folds up for portability.

By September 3, 2014

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Smart bag charges devices, refuses to get left behind

The Phorce smart bag is hitting the market with an impressive onboard battery and Bluetooth capability -- but at a hefty price.

By September 4, 2014