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Review: The Slap stylus doubles as a middle-school fashion accessory

And here I thought manufacturers had given up trying to innovate on the stylus.

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Corning cleans up its act with germ-fighting Gorilla Glass

The antimicrobial material Corning introduced at CES may find its way to your iPhones and Samsung gear in the near future.

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The BreakupText app is the worst possible way you can end a relationship

Going through an awkward breakup? Don’t see them, call them, or text them personally. Use the BreakupText app to end a relationship in just a few smartphone taps.

Extreme summer travel: The Mongol Rally

Frequent contributor Ben Long joins podcast host Chris Breen to discuss his upcoming participation in the grueling Mongol Rally.

Adventures in 3D printing

Interested in 3D printing? Albert Filice tells you about his experience building a 3D printer and talks about where the market for 3D printing is headed.

It’s polite to point: The coming of ubiquitous gesture control

PointGrab believes their purely software-based approach to gesture control may be the key to bringing this new take on UI to the masses.

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Biosensor cradle turns your iPhone into a medical tricorder

Researchers create an iPhone biosensor cradle that could give doctors a cheaper, portable medical testing machine.

Score some geek points at your next cookout with this Power Mac G5 grill

Summer's almost here. Hooray! But before you dust off that barbecue, consider using one of those old computer towers for your cookout.

Beer and satellites: Our favorite Demo Mobile 2013 products

This year's Demo Mobile featured an impressive array of products and services. Here are our favorites.

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Facebook Home, Apple iPhone 5S, and Xbox Durango - TechWatch

Facebook Home, Apple iPhone 5S, and Xbox Durango - TechWatch

Review: Ninja Standing Desk is perfect for the traveling office ninja in your life

Dan McDonley's Ninja Standing Desk is a beautiful use of $159 and a great (if unconventional) way to start standing at work.

Review: Steadicam Smoothee makes your iPhone glide

Tiffen's $169 Steadicam Smoothee may not be for everyone, but budding videographers and video journalists will love it.

Review: LifeSpan's Bluetooth-enabled treadmill desk is flawed but functional

Lex Friedman uses a treadmill desk, and jumped—or at least walked briskly—at the chance to review a Bluetooth-enabled model from LifeSpan. Though it works, it's not incredible, he says.

Drexel University's MacBook vending machine lets you keep your laptop at home

What if you could borrow a laptop to use for just one class? A new vending machine at Drexel University could let you do just that.

Imitation Apple: Hardware knockoffs through the years

In this slideshow, take a look at some of the more blatant Apple knockoffs from the 1970s to the present—those products that obviously imitated or copied Apple's trade dress.

How to make a Mac Plus clock

Got an old Mac Plus sitting in a closet? Dust it of and use it as a clock in your living room.

This E-Ink case gives your iPhone 5 a second screen

PopSLATE is an e-ink case that turns the back of your phone into a second screen.

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