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Vertu Signature Touch is hand-made from titanium, sapphire and various real leathers

Vertu's phone encrypts your calls, comes with a concierge service, is packed full of the best tech around and gets you into the most exclusive clubs.

By June 23, 2014

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Imogen Heap's magical music gloves make for handmade beats

If she has her way, the British recording artist and her "nerd underground" will soon allow the world to play air guitar, air drums, and air electronica for real.

By March 19, 2014

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Etsy closes store over 'handmade' accusation

Etsy has closed down a custom synth maker on the grounds that his wares were not "handmade", in spite of evidence to the contrary.

By May 14, 2013

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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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Dissident artist's Lego portraits of injustice do time on Alcatraz

Ai Weiwei creates an elaborate series of installations for display on Alcatraz, even though he's forbidden from traveling outside China and has never been to the notorious prison site.

By November 18, 2014

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Indiegogo co-founder: 'We've made failure more efficient' (Q&A)

Danae Ringelmann believes crowdfunding lets entrepreneurs find out what works and what doesn't without having to bet their life savings on being right.

By November 10, 2014

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In case of zombie (or wolf, vamp or demon), break glass

A series of "emergency cabinets" from online retailer In Case Of is available just in time for Halloween -- or your next scary dream.

By October 1, 2014

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'Ghost Gunner' lets people make untraceable, homemade guns

Defense Distributed's newest project is a PC-connected milling machine that aims to streamline the process of self-assembling AR-15 semi-automatic rifles.

By October 1, 2014

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Homeless handwriting inspires fancy new fonts

A project that turns handwritten letters seen on homeless signs into fonts gets a big boost from global typeface provider Monotype.

By September 29, 2014

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Chocolate craniums are desserts to die for

These anatomically correct chocolate skulls on Etsy make for the perfect Halloween centerpiece or creepy holiday treat.

By September 8, 2014