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swimwear

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Iriver's unsinkable MP3 player

The Speedo Aquabeat is a waterproof device made for the swimwear maker.

By July 1, 2008

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Hydrophobic nanotech swim trunks defy water, stains

Soggy swimsuits may be history if these trunks get a Kickstart. Their nanotech secret sauce is supposed to never wash out.

By May 23, 2014

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Japan unveils $800 radiation-proof underwear

If your job is cleaning up nuclear disasters, you might also want to consider a $1,000 anti-radiation swimsuit.

By October 18, 2013

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Custom-fitted bikinis from 3D printers

Designers use nylon discs of varying sizes connected by springs to create bikinis that "flow" around the contours of the body.

By June 8, 2011

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Compostable swimsuits make a splash in Miami

Bikini models and gardeners can agree that Linda Loudermilk's new Luxury Eco compostable swimsuits are both fashionable and practical. The plant starch bikinis break down underground in 180 days.

By July 26, 2011

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Swimming robot sends Crave off the deep end

Two researchers at the Tokyo Institute of Technology have created a 3D-printed humanoid robot that can swim -- and may well make your skin, um, crawl.

By June 8, 2012

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Simulation verdict: Elon Musk's Hyperloop needs tweaking

Ansys, a company specializing in computer-based engineering simulations, inches the moon-shot idea one step closer to reality.

By September 19, 2013

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R2-D2 swimsuit gets a friend: Threepio

Droids as swimsuits is a hot nerdy trend I'd like to see continue. Who's going to be IG-88?

By December 7, 2010

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Aqua Pulse measures heart rate in the pool

Aqua Pulse is a waterproof heart monitor that relies on bone conduction technology to transmit sound vibrations via the temple bone to the inner ear.

By April 22, 2009

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Star Tech: Matt Welsh

Swimming star Matt Welsh gives us the lowdown on his gadget habits and how technology is helping swimmers achieve superhuman speeds.

By September 2, 2008