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Coin is designed to be as thin and lightweight as a standard credit card, yet can hold as many as eight separate pieces of plastic.

4 things Coin can do to save its connected credit card

The credit card startup ticked off pre-order customers by announcing a shipping delay and communicating the news poorly. But Coin can still get back on its feet. Here's how.

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Pepper spray gets a camera with The Defender

The Defender brings pepper spray into the modern era, adding 24-7 monitoring, automatic police alerts, and a camera that captures photos of assailants.

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A prototype version of Coin, an electronic device that stores credit and debit card information. The company plans to send 10,000 units to pre-order customers.

Coin delays product launch until spring 2015 as questions remain

The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.

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Most anticipated tech of 2014 (pictures)

From the PlayStation TV to OLED TVs to the iPhone 6, here are the most anticipated gadgets of the last four months of 2014.

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The sensor itself is designed not to interfere with your play.

Sony Smart Tennis Sensor takes a swing at improving your game

Sony is bringing its blob-shaped sports technology to the western world -- here's everything you need to know, including the all important price.

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Parrot MiniDrone Rolling Spider (review): Inexpensive drone fun for novice flyers

The affordable and fun Rolling Spider quadcopter is also the easiest to pick up and fly (or drive).

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3D printing still years away for most consumers -- Gartner

Although the popularity of 3D printing is growing in certain niches, mainstream consumer adoption is five to 10 years away, says research firm Gartner.

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Thalmic announces smart glass compatibility with Myo gesture control arm band

Thalmic Labs has partnered with Google Glass, Recon Jet, Epson Moverio, and software companies to bring gesture control to smart glasses via the Myo arm band.

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Google Cardboard does work with iPhones, provided you have the right apps.

Use the Google Cardboard VR headset with an iPhone

A few tantalizing apps show that Google's DIY VR exercise doesn't have to be limited to Android devices.

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Reasons you shouldn't buy a drone

Remote controlled drones look like a lot of fun, but there are some good reasons to leave this hobby alone.

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Turn any bike electric with the Barak e-bike kit

E-bike expert Micah Toll has created a DIY kit that allows anyone to turn any bike electric.

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Firefighters testing new technology after Hot Shot deaths

Technology previously used by the military could give fire crews an edge as they battle wildfires. The Wave Relay system, which uses Android devices, enables two-way, real-time voice and video communications, even in remote areas. As CNET's Sumi Das reports, the Prescott, Ariz., fire department, which lost 19 Hot Shot firefighters last year, is testing the technology.

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