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Walkie Talkies: Recycled phones embedded in fancy footwear

Recycled cell phones get a fashionable new lease on life as they're embedded into the soles of high heels, Wellington boots, running shoes, and men's dress shoes.

By Feb. 6, 2013

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Automate your Android phone in the car with NFC, Bluetooth

With the help of a free app and inexpensive or free NFC tags, you can automatically put your compatible Android phone into a customized "car mode" whenever you hit the road.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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TerraCycle launches waste-to-profit Facebook game

Game challenges players to make money by recycling for profit, mimicking the sponsor's real-life business model.

By Sep. 7, 2011

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Turn your headphones into earmuffs

Hacking your own touch-screen gloves will certainly keep your hands warm this winter, but what about your ears? Well, Instructables user Grissini shares a clever trick to mod your existing earphones into a cozy set of earmuffs. He calls them Muff-Fones.

By Dec. 13, 2011

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Win an iPad! Four contests worth entering

Know what I think? An iPad won is twice as sweet as an iPad earned. Here are four chances to win one.

By Apr. 20, 2010