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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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Curatio creates scans of human hands for custom products (Tomorrow Daily 312 show notes)

Student Pieter Smakman came up with the Curatio scanner after realizing it's tricky getting accurate scans of hands for things like custom wrist braces, medical casts and more.

By February 9, 2016

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Making 3D hand scans with cameras, lasers and Raspberry Pi (Tomorrow Daily 312)

Engineering student creates a DIY scanner aimed at making better 3D images of our hands, and a designer collaborates on a project combining pottery, sound waves and 3D printing.

By February 9, 2016

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The best scanning apps for Android and iPhone

The days of buying a pricey dedicated scanner are long gone. Today, our high-powered smartphones can do the job faster.

By September 8, 2015

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I had my brain scanned by a computer and all I got was this lousy T-shirt

Clothing brand Uniqlo has a new feature: a brain-wave-reading device that will pick a T-shirt based on your mood. But does it work? CNET's Nic Healey decided to investigate.

By October 8, 2015

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Pompeiians healthy before volcanic death, CT scans reveal

The victims of Mount Vesuvius, preserved in ash for nearly 2,000 years, have been CT scanned, revealing details of their lives.

By October 7, 2015

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Best and worst NBA 2K16 face scans

NBA 2K16's face scanning has definitely improved since last year, adding more ways to fine tune your face. But unfortunately all the tuning in the world can't fix some of these.

By October 1, 2015

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Use your iPhone to get a document notarized

Hey, is that a notary in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?

By February 8, 2016

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Apple eyes remote control personalized via fingerprint, retinal scan

A newly published patent application details a TV remote that could respond differently to separate people based on a scan of their fingerprint or eye.

By July 23, 2015

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3D scanning deciphers ancient Hebrew scroll

A fragile scroll discovered in 1970 on the western shore of the Dead Sea has finally been deciphered, revealing it to be part of a Torah scroll.

By July 20, 2015