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Passenger Drones Will Be Flying This Summer

Passenger drones could open up a whole new world of possibilities for generations to come.Drones themselves have been a fascinating subject over the last few years, gaining interest with the military, corporations, and even the general public.
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Fake Apple employees promoting Microsoft products

Imagine asking an Apple Store employee for advice and getting a response that their products are no good and you should buy Microsoft products instead.  That's exactly what happened to these Apple customers who ran into the four pranksters, known as NelkFilmz on YouTube.
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This cloud lamp creates a thunderstorm in your bedroom, and it's the coolest thing ever!

It's hard getting out of bed in the morning.  Now, with the soothing lights and sounds from this cloud lamp, it's going to be even more difficult.  If you're having sleepless nights, say goodbye to them.<
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Solar powered plane takes off on historic round-the-world trip

The Solar Impulse 2 took off from Abu Dhabi this week, beginning its journey around the world in a historic attempt to navigate the world without the use of fossil fuels.
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These adult-sized wombs could take over the meditation world

If you're looking for a way to meditate, both physically and mentally, you've found it!  This flotation therapy device allows you to lay naked and face-up in a tank of water at temperatures matching your skin, about 94 degrees Fahrenheit, with a high concentration of Epsom salt.  You see nothing, hear nothing, or feel nothing.
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eBicycles With Vibrating Handlebars

Bicycle enthusiasts and gadget lovers got their fix of excitement this week at Mobile World Congress, as Ford brought a pair of smart e-bike prototypes to the show.  The bikes, MoDe:Me and MoDe:Pro, can alert you of hazards lying ahead or behind, communicate with other vehicles, and even charge your smartphone.
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Mimo Smart Baby Monitor

Mimo Smart Baby Monitor

The new Mimo Smart Baby Monitor is a great device for parents in the 21st century, offering insights on your baby's sleep activity, respiration, body position, and skin temperature, available on your iOS or Android device.
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Are We On the Brink of a Scientific Breakthrough with Human Teleportation?

"Beam me up, Scotty!"  A phrase that can be taken literally in the near future?  Dutch scientists have unlocked the secret to the sci-fi phenomenon of human teleportation, or so it seems.
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Solar Panels That You Can Drive, Park, and Walk On

Solar Roadways is a modular paving system of solar panels created by Scott and Julie Brushaw, a couple residing in Sagle, Idaho.  The solar panels, which come in two hexagonal sizes, can be used to pave roads, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, bike paths, and playgrounds, and can provide electricity to homes and businesses connected to those pathways with exposure to sunlight.
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Kitestring Web Application Notifies Your Friends If You Don't Make It Home

The famous phrase "Let me know when you get home" is a phrase most of us use on a daily basis.  But, between the time you leave where you're at and get to your destination, it can become easy to forget to do so.  The new Kitestring web application solves this by notifying your contacts if you never reach your destination.
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