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Brolly umbrella leaves your thumbs free for texting

An unusual grip makes the Brolly umbrella a good wet-weather companion for people looking for shelter from the storm and a dry spot to send text messages.

By Feb. 14, 2013

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Vodafone Booster Brolly charges your phone, keeps hair dry

Vodafone claims the prototype umbrella will charge a smartphone in less than three hours thanks to a USB port in the handle. It debuts at the U.K.'s Isle of Wight music festival.

By Jun. 14, 2012

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Vodafone Booster Brolly charges your phone, keeps hair dry

Vodafone's Booster Brolly recharges your phone and boosts your signal, even in darkest Festivalshire, and all while keeping your hair dry.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Nubrella may be world's goofiest umbrella

The Nubrella, now on Kickstarter, wants to offer a hands-free rain-repelling alternative to traditional rain gear.

By Jul. 3, 2013

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Power Shorts: Shake your rear to charge your gear

At the ginormous Glastonbury music fest, it's all about dancing and other such kinetics. Vodafone supplies shorts that turn movement into power, and sleeping bags that do the same with body heat.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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Vodafone and Bloom.fm keep phones ticking, tunes kicking

Festival season is here -- so Vodafone and Bloom.fm have come up with essential gadgets to keep your phone ticking and your tunes kicking.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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Hacked 8-bit music umbrella rocks out as it rains

There are umbrellas, and then there are awesome geeky umbrellas that play rollicking 8-bit tunes as rain drops on them.

By Jul. 2, 2012

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CNET UK Podcast 292: iOS 6 vs Android ICS

Now iOS 6 is here we can finally decide which is better: iOS or Android? Plus the new MacBook Pro and the top tech of the week.

By Jun. 15, 2012

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Sprout Umbrella grows on you--literally

When you slide the knob up, the bendable plastic arms of the canopy extend outward, resembling a growing bean sprout.

By May. 13, 2009

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Shoulderbrella frees your hands for other things

When it's raining and your hands are tied up, you can wrap the handle of this brolly under and around your shoulder.

By Aug. 17, 2009