Technically Incorrect: The two-game series between the San Rafael Pacifics and the Vallejo Admirals claimed to be the first to use Pitchf/x tech to make decisions.
For a team, the Adidas miCoach Smart Ball is worth the steep price to improve free kicks and set plays. But for the average player, it's just a fun gadget to play with -- not to buy.
The Los Angeles Reservoir has been covered with a layer of floating "shade balls" to prevent water loss to evaporation.
From CNET Magazine: We crack open the MiCoach Smart Ball for a look at how Adidas gave this soccer ball a brain.
Saturn has an oddly shaped little moon that enjoys carving arcs out of one of the planet's picturesque rings. An image just released by NASA highlights that behavior.
Dyson reinvents the wheel with the Cinetic series, and though the filterless approach works, it doesn't add enough practical convenience to justify the price jump over similarly capable competition.
Want to be a smarter player? The 32-panel Adidas miCoach Smart Ball is filled with Bluetooth sensors which help by giving you immediate feedback on your kick's speed, power and curve.
You don't need to be Darth Vader to have fun with your own Death Star. This inflatable "Star Wars" space station from ThinkGeek lights up and is impervious to destruction from Rebels -- unless they have a sharp object.
Technically Incorrect: Paying attention to the Kings/Hornets game, rather than your cell phone is always a wise strategy when the ball is big and hurts.
Like the idea of a glowing robotic toy ball that controls apps and games? Then let's get rolling.