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Soto Torch Turns Lighters Into Useful Tools

If you're camping, hiking, or just have a recalcitrant stove, you need a reliable source of fire. A lighter would seem to fit the bill, but lighters, as campers quickly learn, aren't built to do anything other than light a pile...
 
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CreoPop Is A 3D Pen Without The Burning Risk

As 3D printing and desktop manufacturing become more common, 3D pens are going to be in more and more workshops and desk drawers. So why not, argues CreoPop, use the one designed to offer all the benefits, and none of the poten...

 
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Gamevice Puts Hardware Controls On Your iPad Mini

Mobile gaming is becoming more complex as a genre and moving away from the kind of AAA console gaming that requires a controller. Well, for the most part, anyway; some people are looking for a controller for their mobile device...
 
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The Recon 6 Combines A Multitool And A Watch

If you're like me, you like being prepared. I go around with several tools on my keychain, mostly because while I don't need wire strippers or a wrench every day, I need them just often enough to keep them on me. But some peopl...

 
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The CATable Combines The Desk And The Kitty Gym

If you own a computer, and a cat, and do anything on your computer, you know all too well that the keyboard is the cat's natural enemy. The CATable tries to do something about that by making your desk a kitty-friendly space. De...
 
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The Osteoid Is The Next Step In Bone Healing

Most of us will break a bone at some point in our lives. No matter how hard our bones are, we're often willing to push them a little too far. So why not have a fashionable cast that not only looks good, but helps your bones hea...

 
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6 Of The Weirdest, Funkiest Designs From Salone Internazionale del Mobile

The Salone Internazionale del Mobile is essentially where designers go to show off the wildest and weirdest they've got. It's been going on this past week... and some of the stuff out there is even stranger than you might think...
 
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The Zstat Puts A Smart Thermostat In Your Home For Cheap

Increasingly, we're moving towards "The Internet of Things"; objects that have wireless connectivity, long memories, and the ability to "learn" your behavior so that you get precisely what you need around the house precisely wh...

 
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Carbon Hides A Solar Charger On Your Wrist

There are plenty of solar gizmos out there, especially on Kickstarter. But Carbon is the most visually arresting of them, for a fairly simple reason; it's not just a solar cell you can strap to your wrist; it's also a quite nic...
 
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The PillCam Will Make Middle Age Less Humiliating

As we age, there are many indiginities visited upon us for the sake of our longer-term health. Ask anybody who's been told that they're getting a colonoscopy how, precisely, that makes them feel. But fortunately, science can al...

 
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Switch Modular Pocket Knife Lets You Pick The Tools

As I am a nerd, and a former Boy Scout, I love having multi-tools in my pockets. They're useful for any number of reasons, of course, ranging from opening boxes to minor fixes, and it's nice to be ready for anything. But multit...
 
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Porkfolio: A Piggy Bank With An App

We'd all like to save more money. But it can be difficult, in a world full of microtransactions and temptations on Kickstarter. Which is why, if you want to save some change, you need a little help. Namely, a piggy bank, like t...