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The textured silver backside of the Toshiba Encore 8 (pictures)

Toshiba's fast Encore 8 is bulky and heavy like a typical Toshiba tablet.

9 Images By February 10, 2014

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Disney Research brings 3D textures to the touchscreen

Disney Research has created a method of providing tactile feedback from a flat touchscreen — by electrically shocking your fingertips.

By October 7, 2013

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Mextures' well-designed interface makes adding textures easy (pictures)

This unique photo editor has an intuitively laid-out interface for quickly combining and applying textures to your images.

5 Images By June 6, 2013

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Become a living room fighter pilot with life-sized cardboard cockpit

Ever wanted your own jet fighter? Perhaps a life-sized cardboard cockpit with enough space for your gaming chair and rig is the next best thing.

By September 1, 2014

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Artist builds giant 3D clay printer to make beautiful ceramics

Netherlands-based artist Olivier van Herpt wanted to 3D print ceramics. The problem? There was no machine that could do what he wanted. His solution was to build his own.

By August 20, 2014

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Disney balances irregular objects for a perfect spin

Disney Research has developed an algorithm that allows them to perfectly balance irregular objects and to turn them into spinning tops.

By August 11, 2014

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Unreleased Duke Nukem source code found at Library of Congress

A cache of recently acquired video games at the Library of Congress turned up a true find: the source code for unreleased PSP game Duke Nukem: Critical Mass.

By August 6, 2014

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Want those exact shoes? Ask Zappos' new personal assistant

The online retailer known for its fanatical customer service tests digital assistant that helps you track down any fashion item -- even if the company doesn't sell it.

By July 27, 2014

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3D print space probes and asteroids, courtesy of NASA

NASA has released STL files so you can 3D print your own scale models of space probes, asteroids and the surface of the moon.

By July 23, 2014

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Homemade undersea scanner finds strange new world

Nathaniel Stern dives beneath the sea armed with DIY photography rigs toggled from custom electronics. The artist's results? Bizarre and beautiful.

By July 14, 2014