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3D print your own moving, tracking Portal turret

A 3D-printed Portal turret makes for the perfect watchdog for your very own Enrichment Center.

By June 15, 2014

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DARPA testing planes with a 'Star Wars'-style laser cannon

We don't have X-wing fighters just yet, but we may soon have their laser weapons. DARPA is working on a system that's downright Lucasian.

By September 15, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,551: Batman ruined? How to live forever, GTA V new-gen date and details (podcast)

There's some new Batman controversy about the size of his Batmobile cannon. Plus, we'll learn how to live forever thanks to fruit flies and Rockstar Games dishes out info about GTA V on new-gen consoles.

By September 12, 2014

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Portal 2 USB Sentry Turret protects your laptop while you're away

While we're sure the novelty will wear thin rather quickly, this motion-sensitive, miniaturised Portal turret has all the right moves.

By November 20, 2012

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Jon and Ygritte married? 'Game of Thrones' nuptials imagined

"A Song of Weddings and Woes" graphics describe the big days for six Westeros couples. It's not all lace and flowers (except at Renly's affair).

By June 18, 2014

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Serenaded by a Portal turret

Fans have banded together to create a bunch of Portal turret-themed videos for the unofficial "Turret Week".

By September 10, 2012

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Sunken Pearl Harbor battleship USS Arizona scanned in 3D

The battleship USS Arizona, sunk during the attack on Pearl Harbor, has undergone extensive underwater 3D scanning to preserve this historic monument.

By May 28, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Facebook buys WhatsApp and Google launches Project Tango

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By February 21, 2014

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The best robots (and RC toys) of Toy Fair 2014

Flying, crawling, shooting and rolling: the best little moving vehicles and critters from the Toy Fair floor.

By February 19, 2014

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Portal turret comes alive in robot project

Robotics student builds a turret that talks, tracks movement with a laser-guided system, and fires foam bullets at its target.

By May 15, 2012