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Amazon glitch leads to items being sold for almost nothing

In the UK, many items on Amazon suddenly appear for a price of one penny. Retailers rail, while Amazon blames third-party software.

By December 14, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 091: Functioning Spider-Man gloves; a bloody, crazy Kickstarte; and more

The Blood Sport Kickstarter was suspended today, after a week of collecting money to fund a crazy idea involving donating blood while playing video games. Was it a bio-hazard? An unauthorized blood donation site? Or perhaps Kickstarter's fear of blood?

By November 24, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 091: Functioning Spider-Man gloves; a bloody, crazy Kickstarter; and more

On today's show, we check out a watch with a laser onboard, a bus powered by poop, breakthrough Spider-Man gloves that let the wearer scale a glass surface, and the (now-suspended) Blood Sport Kickstarter campaign.

By November 24, 2014

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Apple Watch brings iPhone functionality to your wrist

At an event in Cupertino, Calif., Apple demonstrates various features on the Apple Watch, including vibrations that guide you to your destination while using maps and a fitness app that reminds you to move.

September 9, 2014

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This fully functional microscope is built entirely out of Lego

Collecting votes now on Lego Ideas is a fully functional microscope -- constructed entirely out of Lego bricks.

By July 21, 2014

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Apple loses patent case in China over Siri functions

The company plans to bring the case to a higher court to see if it can reverse the verdict that favors Shanghai-based Zhizhen Internet Technology.

By July 9, 2014

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A full-function scanner that fits in your hand transfixes Kickstarter

Its creators claim that PocketScan, which make editable docs and spreadsheets and can handle language translation, is the world's smallest wireless scanner.

By June 17, 2014

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Twitter tests 'mute' function for mobile apps

Need a break from particular tweets and tweeters? Twitter seems to be trying out a way for you to take a quiet hiatus.

By May 2, 2014

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Wanderers: 3D-printed spacewear for medieval Arab astronauts

A series of 3D-printed garments is inspired by space travel, symbiosis and the medieval astronomers of the Middle East.

By December 11, 2014

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Fully functional 114-part tape measure 3D printed in one print run

An aeromechanical engineer has managed to design and 3D print a fully functional, fully assembled tape measure.

By March 23, 2014