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The most intriguing tech from Showstoppers at CES 2016 (pictures)

Every year we are invited to a number of smaller events during CES where companies show off their new wares and hope to garner attention from the press. Here's what we found intriguing at Showstoppers.

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Wowee Robotic Dog

Wowee's Robotic dog Chip plays with a connected ball toy.

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Biotrak Halo

Biotrak's Halo is a smart headband that helps to manage headaches and stress. The compatible smartphone app provides coaching and feedback.

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Lifeprint

Every Lifeprint photo can tell a story. This portable printer can print GIFs, Live Photos and more. These photos print as still images, but come to life through augmented reality with the company's smartphone app.

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GoSun Grill

The GoSun Grill can bake, boil or fry a meal for up to eight people, using only the Sun. The solar cooker can also charge during the day for grilling after dark.

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Active Edge Gear

Active Edge's bracelets and shirts emit an electro magnetic frequency that the company claims help reduce inflammation and improve sleep.

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Powis Viewr 2.0

The Powis Viewr 2.0 is an artist-designed VR headsets that is inspired by Google Cardboard.

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AfterMaster TV

AfterMaster TV can automatically stabilize the audio volume on your TV so that you don't have to constantly adjust it during loud commercials.

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Kanoa

The Kanoa earbuds are completely wireless.

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Polaris GEM

Polaris was showing off its new electric vehicle.

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Alpha 2 Humanoid Robot

The Alpha 2 can control smart appliances, check voicemails, act as your DJ, and more.

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Sleepspace Nox

Sleepspace Nox wakes you up at the right time with a sunrise-like lamp and tracks your sleep with a sensor under your sheet.

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Earin shows off another true wireless earbud system

Earin is an extra-small wireless pair of earbuds that comes with a charging case and is retailed at $249.

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Smart Kapp IQ

The Smart Kapp IQ is a smartboard that doubles as a whiteboard and an Ultra HD display.

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