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Twitter boards the dronie train with snapshot-taking drone

Twitter has unveiled a new account for a quadcopter drone taking snapshots at the Cannes Lions festival.

By Jun. 17, 2014

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World's biggest selfie-taking machine

In an age where taking a self-portrait is as easy as pouting into a mobile phone, a German artist is trying to bring some patience back to the much-maligned "selfie".

By Feb. 10, 2013

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Giant robotic dragon claims world record

A German electronics manufacturer has built a giant, fire-breathing robotic dragon that has been awarded the Guinness world record for the world's largest walking robot.

By Sep. 15, 2013

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Galaxy Note 3 is a 'fonblet' not a phablet, says Samsung

Samsung boss JK Shin has taken to calling the Galaxy Note series 'fonblets' instead of phablets, or you know, just big phones.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Mataerial 3D printer defies gravity

A new 3D printer does away with SLS layering, and is able to print gravity-defying cables in three dimensions.

By May. 22, 2013

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Phablets

Phone makers pushed the limits of decency this year, rolling out devices that are bigger than a handheld device has any right to be. And you know what? People loved them.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Would you eat a 3D-printed burger?

We can already use a process called bioprinting to create organic tissue — now, a start-up is applying the process to making artificial meat.

By Jan. 23, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Fonblet 5.8 has two SIMs, one silly name

A rumoured 5.8-inch dual-SIM smart phone goes by the name Samsung Galaxy Fonblet 5.8, apparently.

By Jan. 21, 2013

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Not watching 'Caper'? Here's why you should be

Superhero humor, comic book style, and Beth Riesgraf (but not just her). Crave contributor Kelsey Adams explains how a few streamed Web episodes made her a "Caper" crusader.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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How to do freemium right

Everywhere you look, games are going free-to-play, which sounds like a good thing. But sometimes the ways developers try to part you from your money are anything but fun.

By Dec. 17, 2013