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Watch a Faraday cage dress take a million volts of electricity

Fashiontech designer Anouk Wipprecht built a dress that can protect the wearer while taking a million volts from giant Tesla coils.

By August 10, 2014

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Ideo's prize-winning utility bike debuts via Kickstarter

The Faraday Porteur won a design competition last fall that CNET followed. Now its designer hopes to bring the bike to the masses by crowdsourcing the funding.

By July 17, 2012

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Crave Ep. 170: Whooshh transport​ launches salmon at 22 mph​,​ saving lives

This week on Crave, we electrify our bicycles with the Barak Electric Bicycle conversion kit, take an after-dark telepresence robot tour of a museum in London, and get a peek at Whooshh Innovations Hydrovision salmon launcher.​

By August 15, 2014

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Signal-jamming coat hides your devices from prying eyes

This isn't the first time a garment has promised to protect our privacy, but to an Austrian design team's credit, this one looks a lot cozier.

By June 17, 2014

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Ideo ignites storytelling with iPhone video app Spark Camera

Developed to make video recordings more intuitive and fun, the app lets users edit together various scenes with music and filters.

By October 10, 2013

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Men's underwear claims to protect your private parts from public rays

The makers of Wireless Armour claim they protect the wearer from electromagnetic radiation by meshing pure silver into the pouch area (and, indeed, all around).

By April 30, 2014

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Pebble Steel declassified: Raising the smartwatch design bar without breaking the mold

The Pebble smartwatch has evolved from Kickstarter darling to retail success despite a somewhat homely appearance. This is the story of how the company's next watch, the $250 Steel, came to be.

By January 6, 2014

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Always On Episode 44: Unboxing the Asus PadFone Infinity

In this week's episode, the Asus PadFone Infinity turns phone into tablet, the BlackBerry Q10 takes a spa day, and we see what electronic bicycles bring to the future of transportation.

By July 2, 2013

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Windows that double as cell signal boosters? Yes, please

Ericsson showed off a prototype of a transparent antenna built into the glass of a window, part of an exhibit featuring different kinds of "smart windows."

By May 22, 2013

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Ideo's electric bike wins design competition

An electric bike, created by global design consultancy Ideo and Santa Cruz, Calif., bike maker Rock Lobster Custom Cycles, wins the Oregon Manifest competition to build the ultimate utility bike.

By October 7, 2011