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Solar-charging headphones, an app that silences gunshots, and more (pictures)

At an event in London, the CEA invited companies to show off some of the wackier accessories and gadgets that will be on show at the 2014 CES show in Las Vegas.

7 Images Oct. 1, 2013

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U.S. troops getting wearable gunshot detectors

A shoulder-mounted unit with four acoustic sensors and a chest display that attaches to body armor can show the direction and distance of sniper fire in a fraction of a second.

By Mar. 21, 2011

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The gunshot heard around the world

The winds of a thousand worlds blew unfelt past vast piles of discarded weapons. But in one place, noise burst into life: "LCPD!Getoutofthevehicle!Ratatatata"

By Apr. 30, 2008

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Twitter's new Alerts system spreads word of Capitol shooting

Launched just last week, the system was designed to let agencies alert the public about natural disasters or other events. The Senate Sergeant at Arms used the system during Thursday's shooting.

By Oct. 3, 2013

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3D printing to star at CES 2014, alongside 20,000 products

"Every interior designer will have a 3D printer," predicts the CEA, as it dedicates a space to the technology at the upcoming Las Vegas show.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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High-tech listening lets police crack down on 4th of July gunfire

In many American cities this Fourth of July, ShotSpotter hears and pinpoints each and every bang -- gunshots as well as illegal fireworks.

By Jul. 3, 2013

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Text-to-911 is here, but it isn't everything you might think

In a world where people text more often than call, typing your emergency to 911 is the logical next step. But there are kinks to work out before you'll be able to use it nationwide.

By May. 14, 2014

Review

Vizio S4221w-C4

The Vizio S4221w-C4 is an excellent budget sound bar, with great sound quality, an excellent remote, and built-in Bluetooth, but its design won't work in every setup.

Dec. 11, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Dec. 11, 2013
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Mixing it up on the set of 'Copper'

The Audiophiliac talks with Frank Morrone about mixing sound for BBC America's new show "Copper."

By Aug. 26, 2012

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Police chase and shootout!

For the final episode in my series dedicated to incredible police chase videos, we get police in pursuit of a criminal that ends in a Wild West-style shootout.

By Jul. 24, 2009