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handheld

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Portable, handheld DNA sequencer no bigger than a brick

Researchers at the University of Otago, New Zealand have invented a brick-sized, battery-powered DNA sequencer for field use.

By August 26, 2014

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How to shoot stable handheld video on a dSLR

No tripod in sight? Never fear, here are some tips to help get stable handheld footage from your dSLR.

By July 16, 2014

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RIP, PSP: What the Vita can learn from Sony's late, great handheld

Sony's old gaming handheld is gone from this Earth. The Vita still has a slim fighting chance. But the handheld gaming landscape won't ever be the same again.

By June 6, 2014

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Samsung Motion Sync Bagless Upright Vacuum with Fully Detachable Handheld

If your cleaning needs are limited to dust and other small stuff, this Samsung is stellar, but plenty of other uprights deliver better performance and usability for less.

April 4, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 4, 2014
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Sense handheld 3D scanner turns your head into an action figure

Sense is an easy-to-use way to scan 3D objects right to your PC or 3D printer: we try scanning Scott Stein's head.

By November 19, 2013

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Can the iPhone 6 replace your gaming handheld?

Living with the iPhone 6, Part 3: In which Scott Stein sizes up the iPhones against his favorite portable game consoles and finds some interesting conclusions.

By September 22, 2014

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Using 3D scanning to preserve fossils

Before they become damaged by extraction and erosion, palaeontologists have started using handheld 3D scanners to preserve fossils in Kenya.

By September 23, 2014

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PlayStation Vita Slim

Two years in, the PlayStation Vita has come of age and become a refined piece of hardware and an excellent place to play a lot of games. You don't need one, but it's really fun and worth its price.

July 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 24, 2014
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Finalists selected for $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize

Are you a gadget lover, not a doctor? International teams are working to create portable devices that could quickly and easily detect common ailments.

By August 27, 2014

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Samsung gearing up wearable family with round-faced smartwatch

The South Korean electronics maker is reportedly working on a circular smartwatch to compete with upcoming devices from Motorola and LG.

By August 25, 2014