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semi-automatic

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Long-range smart rifles now come in semi-automatic

"From difficult firing positions, such as kneeling, standing or even lying beneath an automobile," novice shooters can hit targets 500 yards away with Tracking Point's computerized semi-automatic rifles.

By January 9, 2014

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Semi-Automatic Gmail Assistant gadget sends rude replies

Some e-mails deserve a certain kind of reply. Let the Semi-Automatic Gmail Assistant step in and respond with a short, simple, and to-the-point message.

By November 21, 2012

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The semi-automatic way to manage multiple contact lists

Clean up outdated and duplicate contact entries in Gmail or Outlook, then export the updated list so it's ready to sync with your iPhone or iPad via iTunes or iCloud.

By February 28, 2012

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'Ghost Gunner' lets people make untraceable, homemade guns

Defense Distributed's newest project is a PC-connected milling machine that aims to streamline the process of self-assembling AR-15 semi-automatic rifles.

By October 1, 2014

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An espresso machine in your backpack? Minipresso says yes

The Minipresso is a hand-pumped coffee gadget that's supposed to provide you with traditional machine-quality coffee in a portable package.

By October 7, 2014

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The year of the smart home hits half time

Experts weren't wrong when they predicted a smart-home boom in 2014. Six months later, here's where things stand -- and where they might be headed.

By June 30, 2014

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What happens when smart guns mix with Google Glass

A Glass app created by rifle-maker Tracking Point lets shooters hit targets "around corners, from unsupported positions, behind the back, to the side, and over barricades."

By June 5, 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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How to set up your dSLR for beginners

Just got your hands on your first digital SLR? Here are some tips to help set up your camera for beginner photographers.

By May 19, 2014

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Military starts testing smart rifles for battlefield use

The US Army buys a handful of computer systems that can turn lesser-trained soldiers into premier snipers.

By February 10, 2014