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Prosthetic 'smart' skin can feel all of the things

A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.

By December 9, 2014

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Mutant Octaloofah gives you shower music plus skin exfoliation

Exfoliate. Massage. Rock out. In the pantheon of tech gadgets you can use in the shower, the Octaloofah may very well rule them all out of sheer strangeness.

By December 8, 2014

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Chewbacca-skin rug puts a Wookiee under your tootsies

Enjoy the lush, plush fur of a flattened Wookiee beneath your feet when you deck your living room with a Chewbacca rug.

By November 19, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 041: Chairless chairs, artificial skin that changes color, and a Lego building

It feels like everywhere we go, we're waiting in some kind of line. With this exoskeleton, though, you can make a seat for yourself anywhere. Can't bypass the lines at your favorite theme park? With this bit of kit, you won't stress about waiting without a place to sit.

By August 25, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 041: Chairless chairs, artificial skin that changes color, and a Lego building

On today's show, an exoskeleton that creates a chair for you, no matter where you are; artificial, autonomous skin that changes color; and breaking ground on a Lego "experience center."

By August 25, 2014

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Android skins: What you should know

I'll show you how the big cell phone companies leave their mark on Android by altering the design of Google's mobile operating system.

By August 13, 2014

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LG G3: Lasers, metallic skin, and the quest for cool

CNET takes a behind-the-scenes look at the last-minute scramble to create LG's latest flagship smartphone.

By July 14, 2014

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Coat your walls with sound-absorbing 'dragon skin'

A Madrid-based couple has created a series of tiles to add a cool, sound-deadening flair to any room. Arrange them right and they'll look like the side of a dragon.

By February 14, 2014

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Ick-alert: Old book bound with human skin, Harvard scientists say

From the fascinating/gross files, Harvard researchers determine a book in the university's collection is, indeed, bound with real human flesh.

By June 6, 2014

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Save your skin with sun-exposure apps

As the mercury rises, so does the risk of skin cancer and other sun-related dangers. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some ways tech can remind us to stay safe in the summertime.

By May 29, 2014