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The Philips Hue Tap puts power in your fingertips

This new wireless remote promises to control your Philips Hue LEDs, and it needs no battery.

By August 11, 2014

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Storage that's both fast and roomy? It's on the way

Good news for laptop and smartphone buyers: a novel flash-memory design should cut costs and boost capacity.

By March 26, 2015

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Bizarre contraption cushions guitar newbs' tender fingertips

The Finger Friendly Guitar Company Keyboard turns a regular guitar neck into a series of pushable buttons to shield fingers from the bite of metal strings.

By June 23, 2014

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MiniPlayer for Mac puts music controls at your fingertips

Small, free, and floating, this app lets you conveniently control iTunes, Spotify, or Rdio on your Mac.

By April 17, 2014

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Maker 3D-prints himself a prosthetic flexing fingertip

A determined maker without health insurance learns the ropes of 3D printing to make himself a new fingertip.

By February 21, 2014

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Lexus risks next-generation RX SUV model with new styling

Lexus' styling has gone off the deep end with sharp angles and an aggressive aesthetic, and it looks like the next generation of its popular RX SUV will similarly upgrade its look during next week's New York auto show.

By March 23, 2015

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Leap Motion upgrade will track not just fingertips, but entire hand

The controller that allows you to bypass your keyboard and mouse in favor of using your fingers as a computer interface will soon recognize users' whole hands. Leap Motion's cofounders David Holz and Michael Buckwald preview the upcoming upgrade plus a new modeling app that aims to let you create 3D objects intuitively.

By November 20, 2013

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This finger-mounted camera helps the blind to read

An MIT-developed device mounted on the user's hand guides the finger along lines of text, employing a camera to convert text to audio.

By March 10, 2015

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3D-printed 'Star Wars' Buddhas: Zen and the art of the Force

Amusing "Star Wars" mashup Buddha figurines power an Etsy store full of geeky Zen statuettes ranging from Groot to Iron Man to Judge Dredd.

By January 12, 2015

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Lucky dog runs free with 3D-printed prosthetics

A pooch born with deformed front legs gets to run like other dogs for the first time after getting fitted with a custom set of 3D-printed prosthetics.

By December 17, 2014