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Dear Google Glass, bye for now (and maybe forever)

Technically Incorrect: Google insists that Google Glass is moving onward and upward. But in withdrawing it from sale, isn't the company admitting that people really didn't want it?

By January 17, 2015

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Design 3D objects, play games with the Touch 3D haptic stylus

3D Systems' $500 stylus gives you haptic feedback as you sculpt 3D objects from clay or play an interactive game like Jenga.

By January 6, 2015

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NASA's Dawn gets its best glimpse yet of dwarf planet Ceres

At a resolution of just 27p, images captured by the Dawn probe as it approaches Ceres are the most detailed of the dwarf planet to date.

By January 19, 2015

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Cop allegedly objects to proof of insurance on phone, gets law wrong

In more than half the states, drivers are allowed to show proof of car insurance electronically. One driver, allegedly pulled over for playing "F--- Tha Police," says the cop who stopped him didn't know the law.

By December 18, 2014

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Appliance Science: The hot physics of induction cooktops

How can an electric field cook your dinner? Through the science of induction. In our latest Appliance Science column, we look at how induction cooktops work.

By January 12, 2015

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Was the VW Beetle the most important object of the 20th century?

The Volkswagen Beetle was a car that came close to never seeing the light of day, but on its way from fascist project to hippie icon it became one of the pillars of the automotive world. XCAR goes back to the start of the story and finds out whether the new Beetle deserves its name.

By November 14, 2014

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Crave Ep. 181: Grasp and feel objects in a virtual environment with the Dexmo VR Glove

Think of the possibilities: you can grab and feel objects in the digital world with this futuristic-looking exoskeleton glove.

By October 31, 2014

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Grasp and feel objects in a virtual environment with the Dexmo VR Glove, Ep. 181

This week on Crave we survive a heart attack with the Ambulance Drone, fight off an angry mob of zombies with the Anti-Zombie Attack Bicycle and get virtually touchy-feely with the VR Exoglove.

By October 31, 2014

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DIY photo filters with everyday objects

Here are five household items you can use as do-it-yourself lens filters to add a different look and feel to photos.

By October 15, 2014

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Make photo filters with everyday objects

Learn how to use a wine glass, cellophane and cling film for fun and unexpected photographic results.

By October 15, 2014