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Four offbeat Android launchers to transform your phone

Want to give your phone a new look, without having to design it yourself? These four launchers have you covered.

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Free energy, edible slime -- and more offbeat crowdfunding ideas

Crowdfunding platforms can make unlikely, revolutionary notions fly or flop. Here are some of our recent favorites.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Offbeat game recasts Xmas tune as 'Little Bummer Boy'

To many, "Little Drummer Boy" is a fun, or at least innocuous, Christmas song. But to many people on Facebook, Twitter, e-mail lists, and blogs, "LDB" is something to avoid at all costs.

By Dec. 22, 2012

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Offbeat photo apps to make something unique on your iPhone

Instead of making your images look retro, this collection of apps let you do something a little different with your photos.

By Aug. 31, 2012

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Offbeat Guides: Build your own travel books

Technorati founder David Sifry says good-bye to blog search and hello to book publishing, but in a very Web 2.0 way.

By Jun. 1, 2008

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Yahoo's Aviate launcher graduates beta

The custom launcher and home screen app for Android adds new features and is now available for all users.

By Jun. 23, 2014

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Guy's Kickstarter dream: Making potato salad (with dill even)

A forward-thinking entrepreneur attempts to Kickstart a potato-salad-making session and ends up blowing away his $10 funding goal.

By Jul. 3, 2014

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Is this burrito graph the silliest Kickstarter project ever?

A design student turns to Kickstarter to fund a bizarre project with the goal of graphing the deliciousness of a chicken burrito.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 005: Google Glass in the UK, robot valets, and an all-electric Harley-Davidson

On today's show, we wonder how the United Kingdom will take to Google Glass, say hey to a robot valet named Ray, and discuss Harley-Davidson's new electric motorcycle. We've also got a new round of Into It, and your tweets and emails.

By Jun. 23, 2014

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Hunt ghosts with Snooperscope smartphone night vision lens

This magnetic device lets you act like a creepy spy, observe nocturnal wildlife, or see Kinect infrared dots.

By Nov. 26, 2013