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An essential gadget: The machine-gun water pistol

Powered by a CO2 canister, it's based on the Gatling gun and shoots water 40 feet. Because, well, you've always wanted to do that.

By July 1, 2014

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There's a virus that makes you stupid, scientists say

Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Nebraska say that the algae virus affects human cognitive functions.

By November 10, 2014

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Can these gun sensors keep cops safer?

Technology from startup Yardarm can tell 911 emergency responders if a police officer's gun has been fired. But Yardarm doesn't call it a "smart gun" -- that would court controversy.

By November 8, 2014

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Han Solo and Chewbacca collectibles look real enough to hire

Super-realistic figures with 30 points of articulation and highly detailed bodies and costumes kick off Hot Toys' "Star Wars" line.

By September 25, 2014

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Crave Ep. 164: Step into the ring with smart punching gloves

Force punch is no longer just for video games. The iPunch smart combat gloves measure your punching power.

By July 3, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 011: Denny's "Hashteroids," levitating monorails, and more

On today's Tomorrow Daily, we've got weird pairings aplenty: three Denny's-remixed Atari classics, a maglev monorail, and a crazy overpowered water gun.

By July 2, 2014

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Woz: Samsung Galaxy Gear is 'worthless'

The Apple co-founder, who often embraces many platforms, says he threw his Samsung smartwatch out after half a day.

By July 1, 2014

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Accused felon wins modeling contract after mugshot goes viral

A handsome man's mugshot goes viral, many fall in love, and now he's offered $30,000 for more shots.

By July 2, 2014

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From Utah Beach to Kabul: How Army gear changed since D-Day

The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.

By June 6, 2014

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Take Captain Tight Pants home: New Mal Reynolds 'Firefly' figure

Nathan Fillion can be yours thanks to this action figure of Malcolm Reynolds from Joss Whedon's "Firefly" and "Serenity."

By May 30, 2014