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Invent your own smart home with new LittleBits kit

The New York startup unveils its new Smart Home Kit for $249, offering a way for do-it-yourselfers to create doorbells, pet fish feeders or open-refrigerator alarms.

By November 18, 2014

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Cool inventions that make 'Star Wars' seem real (pictures)

The world of "Star Wars" is crossing over from sci-fi to our modern-day world as technology that once required movie magic has inspired real inventions. Let's start with those cool holograms.

7 Images By October 24, 2014

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Invention lets newborns in incubators feel mom's heartbeat

Intel "Make it Wearable" finalist Team Babybe created a wearable that lets preemies or other babies in incubators feel their parents' heartbeat while separated.

By October 30, 2014

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Villainous James Bond-inspired laser watch blasts through plastic

He's created an Iron Man wrist-mounted rocket launcher and a Spider-man web launcher. Now, laser enthusiast Patrick Priebe channels James Bond.

By November 21, 2014

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Meet the beach boy who invented the dune buggy

Bruce Meyers is the man who invented the Meyers Manx, the original dune buggy. We spoke to him about his life, his car and what it did for him.

October 2, 2014

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CodeSpells: Write code, invent magic spells

A game currently seeking funding on Kickstarter aims to make coding fun and exciting by using it to cast environment-changing spells in an open sandbox world.

By September 2, 2014

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Capturing history: a look at tech inventions during WWI (pictures)

Getty Images digitizes tens of thousands of images from the Great War, which show everything from aircraft locked in aerial combat to the first torpedo launches.

15 Images By July 26, 2014

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Who 'invented' the sound bar speaker?

Back in the day, budget-priced 5.1-channel home theater-in-a-box systems ruled, but that was before sound bars totally obliterated that product category.

By January 3, 2014

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These Dyson inventions didn't make it to market (pictures)

Take a closer look at three Dyson prototypes that will never be.

14 Images By June 1, 2014

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Three Dyson inventions you'll never see in stores

Dyson shares three vacuum-free projects that were never green-lighted for production.

By June 1, 2014