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Fire Phone one year later: Why Amazon's smartphone flamed out

The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.

By July 24, 2015

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Lexus channels its inner Marty McFly with working hoverboard prototype

Car company Lexus is working on a hoverboard, teasing the product with a short video showing off its prototype that flies using magnetic levitation.

By June 24, 2015

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Rare Leica 1937 prototype rifle-shaped camera headed for auction

No more than a dozen Leica Telephoto Assembly Rifles were ever produced. This is a rare chance to own a piece of photographic history.

By June 9, 2015

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X-wing quadcopter prototype almost ready to destroy the Death Star

Drone modder Olivier C is back with another custom "Star Wars" quadcopter, this time an amazing X-wing that looks to be almost ready to take on the Galactic Empire.

By May 18, 2015

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Robo-car, go! Google's latest self-driving prototypes are heading to public roadways

The company's bubble-shaped autonomous vehicles will soon take to the streets of Google's hometown to see how they fare in real traffic -- and how we respond.

By May 15, 2015

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Revolutionary flying car prototype crashes

Technically Incorrect: A test flight for the AeroMobil 3.0 flying car ends in disaster in Slovakia, though its pilot walks away with only minor injuries.

By May 10, 2015

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Adobe Comp CC eases prototyping designs on an iPad (pictures)

Adobe's latest addition to its stable of Creative Cloud-centered apps is fairly streamlined.

9 Images By March 30, 2015

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Cause of fatal 2014 SpaceShipTwo crash determined by NTSB

The National Transportation Safety Board releases its final report on the October 31 crash that killed one of two pilots on the test flight over the Mojave Desert.

By July 28, 2015

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This 3D printed shoe looks insane, could be the future of fashion (Tomorrow Daily 143)

An Italian manufacturer is touting its "rapid prototyping" process, which may make it faster than ever for designers to create new looks and products. Based on the colorful samples, though, we think futuristic haute couture is still too weird for most shoppers.

By March 12, 2015

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"Rapid prototyping" futuristic fashion looks really weird (Tomorrow Daily 143)

On today's show, we discuss why tiny thrusters could be a big deal for satellites, how a group of Netflix employees got the service to work on an NES console and how future fashion might work via "rapid prototyping."

By March 12, 2015