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ping-pong balls

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Try to destroy this 3D-printed ping-pong ball. Just try

The classic table-tennis ball gets a high-tech makeover with a new design and 3D printing to make it happen.

By June 11, 2014

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Bazooka shoots ping-pong balls at Mach speed

A professor who once worked as an aeronautical engineer creates the ultimate ping-pong ball cannon to help students learn about dynamics.

By February 12, 2013

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65,000 ping-pong balls turn pool party into cool party

Promoters use thousands of ping-pong balls, projected lights, and synchronized swimmers to create the ultimate interactive swimming show.

By January 30, 2013

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A scientist, liquid nitrogen and 1500 ping pong balls

Liquid nitrogen is pretty dangerous stuff on quite a few levels — not the least of which is is volatile explosiveness.

By September 20, 2012

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TT Champion Bat is realistic ping-pong paddle for Wii table-tennis players

The TT Champion Bat, from peripherals purveyor Shinobii, will take you right back to the youth club with its realistic recreation of an actual ping-pong paddle.

By October 18, 2010

Editors' Take

Sphero 2

Version 2.0 of the iOS/Android-controlled Sphero rolls twice as fast, glows more brightly -- and now comes with ramps for your jumping pleasure.

August 14, 2013

MSRP: $129.99

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8 Ball Pool (iOS)

Despite a few hiccups, 8 Ball Pool is an addictive, straightforward billiards app that is endlessly entertaining, whether you're a pool shark or not.

April 8, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2013

Pricing not available

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Sony SRS-BTV5 portable Bluetooth speaker

The Sony SRS-BTV5 wireless Bluetooth speaker boasts speakerphone and (iffy) NFC capabilities, but it doesn't beat the competition for the price.

March 19, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating March 19, 2013
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China's ping-pong robots got game

Humanoids Wu and Kong, who stand 5.2 feet tall and weigh 120 pounds, are no match for human players yet, but they don't miss too often.

By October 25, 2011

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Scientists accidentally record ball lightning in nature for first time

Chinese researchers have done the seemingly impossible: observed and recorded an instance of ball lightning completely by accident. And it bodes well for a decade-old theory about the nature of the conundrum.

By January 17, 2014