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10,000 free folding microscopes traded for inspiring ideas

Stanford University's Manu Prakash is looking to give away Foldscopes to field testers with interesting ideas for using the 50-cent gadget.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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Easter ideas: Virtual egg hunts and last-minute cards

Add a little tech to your Easter celebration this year. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsubio recommends apps to send last-minute cards, keep kids guessing on a virtual egg hunt, and learn creative egg dyeing techniques.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Apple has video goggle ideas of its own

A granted patent shows Apple's thinking behind its own video goggle experience. Control your dog with your iPhone, and the best-"smelling" app on iOS.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Crowdfunding ideas

The notion of asking strangers online to sponsor your idea got serious this year, turning out several multimillion-dollar campaigns and sparking new legislation around startup investments.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Google Ideas aids online rebels with digital defenses

Google's latest product launches have little to do with Android or Chrome. Instead, the company wants to expose and prevent DDoS attacks, and help dissidents build secure Internet proxy networks.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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IBM's 5 in 5: The five ideas that will change your life

From DNA medical treatments to digital guardians, IBM's annual "5 in 5" list looks at the things that will change our lives in the next five years.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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Meta's Space Glasses apps: No code, but ideas

The startup still hasn't shipped its prototype augmented reality glasses and software development kit, but it's launched an app store to solicit app concepts.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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10 super-wacky crowdfunding ideas (pictures)

From floating pools to slimy superfood harvesters and improbable orbital launch devices, here are some of our favorite wacky crowdfunding concepts.

10 Images By Sep. 4, 2013

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Hyperloop: Why can't we believe in the big ideas?

When most of the tech industry seems obsessed with finding each other at restaurants and ranking their own influence, it's exciting to hear about tech that could change the world. So why are we all so skeptical about it?

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Free energy, edible slime -- and more offbeat crowdfunding ideas

Crowdfunding platforms can make unlikely, revolutionary notions fly or flop. Here are some of our recent favorites.

By Sep. 4, 2013