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Video games aren't all guns and gore; artistic titles are on the rise

Video games made by small studios have an effective tool in their arsenal when it comes to setting themselves apart.

By November 23, 2014

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Kite Patch makes you invisible to mosquitoes

This lightweight patch can keep blood-sucking bugs away and could prove key in the global battle against malaria.

By July 19, 2013

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Google X acquires kite-power startup Makani

The research unit's "focus on real atoms, not bits" is expanding to include the startup's work on tethered flying wings that are designed to generate 600 kilowatts of power.

By May 23, 2013

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Livestream livens up GoPro with broadcasting in real time

Adrenaline junkies take GoPro cameras almost anywhere. Livestream is taking them live, with an iOS app update that widens the possibilities for as-it-happens online video.

By October 6, 2014

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Nixie lets you wear a selfie-taking drone on your wrist

Meet the Nixie, a prototype wearable quadcopter drone equipped with a camera that you can use to capture the ultimate selfies.

By September 26, 2014

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Google spreads its wings, moving into drone deliveries

Amazon isn't the only tech giant experimenting with drones. Google has unveiled Project Wing, which is focusing its efforts on disaster relief, at least for now.

By August 28, 2014

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Key Facebook employee Sam Lessin to leave social network

Product manager and former classmate of Mark Zuckerberg says he is leaving the company with "mixed emotions."

By August 14, 2014

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Anti-missile tech could help combat malaria

Heat-seeking technology developed for the military's Javelin missile program might soon be used to save rather than destroy.

By July 17, 2014

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Virtual reality machine gives you the wings of an awkward eagle

Combined with an Oculus Rift, the Birdly lets you feel what it's like to be a bird. Sort of.

By May 8, 2014

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Google's Project Loon balloons can circle Earth three times

The cutting-edge balloons that Google built for its Wi-Fi broadcasting will be able to travel around the world three times, or for 100 days.

By November 13, 2013