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Recon's Google Glass lookalikes open for preorders at $500

The Vancouver company is starting to take preorders for its Jet glasses. They're aimed at athletes, who can track their performance by way of a wirelessly connected heads-up display.

By Jun. 26, 2013

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'The Hobbit' cast poses with Lego mini-fig lookalikes

Lego mini-figs make an unexpected journey into the hands of their full-size counterparts as the costumed cast of the "The Hobbit" checks out their toy versions.

By Dec. 6, 2012

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Goophone wastes no time launching a Galaxy S5 lookalike

While the device doesn't match the spec of Samsung's new Galaxy S5, it looks essentially the same and retails for $300.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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'Lord of the Rings' dwarven beard, helm forged from yarn

The realm of Middle-earth collides with the human realm of crafting to create a crocheted helm and beard that will strike fear into the hearts of orcs everywhere.

By Dec. 19, 2012

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Gandalf to officiate at Captain Picard's wedding

Nerd bells are ringing. Ian McKellen's latest geek dream role will be as officiant at buddy Patrick Stewart's wedding.

By Mar. 19, 2013

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Life-size hobbit Bag End made of 2 million Legos

Lego gives one of its popular hobbit sets the life-size treatment. It's so big, you can walk inside.

By Dec. 20, 2012

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How much would you cough up for a Hobbit home?

With "The Hobbit" opening in U.S. theaters this week, a new infographic takes a glimpse at how much it would cost to buy a real-life Hobbiton abode similar to Bag End.

By Dec. 14, 2012

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Tardis PC will be your computer companion

Spice up your intergalactic computing adventures through time and space with a Tardis PC that's note-perfect, right down to the precise shade of blue.

By Dec. 12, 2012

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Unofficial 'Firefly' Serenity Lego kit goes on sale

Lego may not be feeling the love for "Firefly," but that hasn't stopped a dedicated fan and Lego designer from putting together the ultimate Serenity model kit.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Force is with 'Star Wars' parkour

Jedi lookalikes perform spectacular tricks in a Utah valley desert that's similar to the Skywalker home world Tatooine.

By Aug. 2, 2013