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Vivint Ping

Vivint's latest security camera has a built-in button so you can reach out to family and friends directly -- no phone needed.

By January 5, 2016

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See astronaut play water ping-pong in space

The sport of ping pong gets a space makeover as an astronaut bounces a ball of liquid between two hydrophobic paddles.

By January 22, 2016

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Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By February 8, 2016

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Classic game Pong pings diagnoses of brain disorders

Technically Incorrect: Researchers from the University of Chicago say that the 1970s Atari game can help in understanding how eyes move and therefore whether there might be clues into diagnosing diseases such as Parkinson's.

By January 23, 2015

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​Microsoft Band 2 can now last longer on GPS-assisted runs

A new firmware update adds a power-saving mode, albeit with a catch.

By February 3, 2016

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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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How to find a misplaced iPhone using the Apple Watch

Locate your iPhone from your Apple Watch by pinging it. You can also make your iPhone flash its LED light to speed your recovery efforts.

By May 13, 2015

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Ping app makes e-mail more like chat

With color themes, doodles, voice messaging, and even video chat, the iPhone app feels more like WhatsApp than your traditional e-mail account.

By September 5, 2013

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Ping smart wallet tells you when cards go astray

To help stop theft or loss, this Bluetooth card holder will emit sounds when cards are removed or not returned promptly. The wallet can also make noise if you misplace it entirely.

By August 19, 2013

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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