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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

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Disney Research invents 3D printer for teddy bears

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University collaborating with Disney Research have designed a machine that can 3D print in woollen materials.

By April 28, 2014

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Sci-Fi inventions you don't really want

Five most awesome, unrealized inventions of science fiction that you think you want, but really aren't that practical.

By March 14, 2014

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Best Aussie inventions of all time

Australians are an inventive lot, and have contributed amazing innovations and ideas that impact lives around the world every day. Here are some of the top inventions that you may or may not know came from our very own sunburnt country.

29 Images By January 23, 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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Official Rube Goldberg invention game comes to iOS

If you like building crazy contraptions, you'll love this app.

By December 9, 2013

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Honda 'invents' phone case with built-in airbag, klutzes rejoice

Honda has a revolutionary new phone case that will finally be able to save your poor mobile from your disastrous lack of coordination.

By December 5, 2013

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Apple invention would let you check the status of another iPhone user

A newly published patent application outlines a method to check the availability of any iPhone user you want to call.

By August 22, 2013

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How the Wright brothers won the race to invent the airplane (pictures)

On Road Trip 2013, visiting Dayton, Ohio, where the Wrights lived and worked, CNET's Daniel Terdiman couldn't avoid the influence of the invention of the airplane.

22 Images July 9, 2013