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sniper

Review

Sun-Sniper Strap-Surfer

If you want to attach your camera to the outside of an existing bag, the Sun-Sniper Strap-Surfer is a fine option.

By October 15, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 15, 2012

MSRP: $96.00

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DARPA guided bullet changes course mid-air to hit moving targets (Tomorrow Daily 169)

The EXACTO (short for Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordinance) program is tasked with developing a guided bullet for snipers in combat. DARPA just announced they're making progress, but we're a little freaked out by this futuristic firepower.

By April 28, 2015

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'Forensic holodecks' may someday allow juries to revisit crime scenes during a trial

On Tomorrow Daily, Khail and Ashley talk about the possibility of criminal trials combining virtual reality headsets and 3D renders to help jurors visualize crime scenes. It's a lot easier than trying to recreate a flat image in your mind, and a lot less disturbing than seeing real crime scene photos, but would the courts allow them?

By January 13, 2015

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Get a Syma X5 quad-copter for $53.99 shipped

A fantastic starter drone that's equally good for indoor and outdoor use. Plus: three bonus deals!

By December 18, 2014

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Mystery of missing Texas brains appears solved (no zombies involved)

A gaggle of brains have gone missing from a psychology lab in Austin, Texas, over the years. But the University of Texas offers up an explanation: the brains were properly disposed of.

By December 3, 2014

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Amazon wants your vote on which books to publish

Via the new Kindle Scout program, you could help decide which titles will end be being published by the retail giant.

By October 27, 2014

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The history of the Predator, the drone that changed the world (Q&A)

Longtime Pentagon correspondent Richard Whittle investigated the unmanned aircraft that gave the military the ability to attack targets from the other side of the world. He talked to CNET about the drone.

By September 20, 2014

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A megaphone with a sniper scope, so you can yell at individuals from far away on Tomorrow Daily

We're not kidding; Fuji Xerox actually made a 3D-printed megaphone with a scope and a laser rangefinder, so you can whisper (or yell) at people a good distance away. It's a bit odd, we admit, but it's also pretty fun to think about the potential for pranks.

By August 27, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 043: Time traveling with VR, smart cruise ships, and the Telephoto MegaFon

Ashley and Rich discuss using virtual reality as an illusion of time travel, check out Royal Carribbean's new "smartship," and ask why Fuji Xerox's new megaphone needs a sniper scope.

By August 27, 2014

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Google will control Android TV, Android Auto and Android Wear

Don't expect to see any other version of Google's three new platforms. Project Ara is targeting this fall for a release and a sniper uses Android based goggles.

By July 1, 2014