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A jetpack that helps you run faster (and use less energy) on Tomorrow Daily

Researchers at Arizona State University have designed the 4MM, a jetpack designed to help its wearer run a 4-minute mile, and expend less energy doing it. We've never even run a 6-minute mile, so we'll need to crank this thing up to 11.

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Tomorrow Daily 051: Microsoft buys Minecraft, a jetpack for running, ant-size radios, and more

On today's show, Rich and Ashley discuss a jetpack that helps you run a 4-minute mile, a tiny radio the size of an ant, and Microsoft's $2.5-billion-dollar purchase of the company that created Minecraft.

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Miss Georgia's custom heels flaunt 3D-printed flair

Shoes that look like a classic car? Georgia Tech industrial design students fashion a pair of high-tech shoes for their peer, Miss Georgia, inspired by the school's Ford mascot.

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Apple Pay is as safe as your selfies, says PayPal ad

In a newspaper ad reacting to Apple's new payment system, PayPal suggests it's not secure. And, well, PayPal is.

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The 404 Throwback! Ep. 217

Today's throwback episode comes complements of our very own Steve "Sphere" Guttenberg. He requested this to be replayed, and since we lost a bet with him a long time ago, we owe it to him.

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Tame your wild beard in style with the Grably Comb, made out of vinyl records for the classic cool look.

Tame your hipster beard with a comb made from what?

When you're out at your next Bon Iver or Arcade Fire concert, you can totally fine-tune your hip, ratty beard with this sweet comb made from a retro hipster material.

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City in China tests sidewalk lane for cell phone users

Chongqing thinks it might be a good idea if those who permanently look down could be separated from anyone else. But is there anyone else?

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Get your carbs on with the Surge revival.

Coca-Cola revives Surge soda thanks to Facebook movement

If you miss the weird citrus-ey flavor and carb overload of Surge soda from the 1990s, you can now buy a fresh batch only through Amazon.

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Android Wear watch face mimics Apple Watch

Be the first among your friends to sport a smartwatch that looks like something Apple CEO Tim Cook would wear.

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Break out your copy of "Thriller" and go all '80s with this MacBook.

$3,500 MacBook Air Retro goes beige with rainbow logo

ColorWare, a company that custom-colorizes computers, goes back in time by outfitting a MacBook Air with a retro look to evoke '80s Apple.

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VHS tape logos make for great skate decks.

Ollie over Memorex lane on retro VHS skateboards

Classic VHS tape logos inspire artists at 5BORO NYC to design skateboard decks worthy of our retro memories.

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Remove the soaring soundtrack and Han Solo's grin looks rather disturbing.

'Star Wars' without music is downright disturbing

Awkward stares, random coughs, nervous laughing and scary Wookiee roars dominate the Throne Room awards ceremony when the soaring music soundtrack by John Williams is removed from "Star Wars."

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