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Building flooded by Hurricane Sandy constructs nitrogen-fueled gate to protect against the next storm
Beware the drones of March--FBI investigates quadrocopter that buzzed airliner

Jarre AeroPad Two iPad dock sports high style, big sound

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Those who have wanted to spend more on their dock than the iPad itself now have the option thanks to Jarre's AeroPad Two. It is nearly three feet wide and sports four exposed 30W speakers along with one 80W subwoofer. Users can also connect iPhones and iPod touch devices, and...
Jarre AeroPad Two iPad dock sports high style, big sound

Take that Geico caveman: MetroMile remakes car insurance with data

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Ever wonder why insurance companies have the most ridiculous ads (Geico caveman, Aflac duck, Mayhem Allstate guy)? It’s because they’re all basically offering the exact same service, so they have to out-guffaw each other to claw off each others’ customers. But a new startup called MetroMile, is launching on Wednesday...
Take that Geico caveman: MetroMile remakes car insurance with data

Sprint's Kyocera DuraPlus coming March 11th for $70, hopes you like it tough

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Exactly one month after unveiling this Military 810G-approved ruggedized handset, Sprint's stamping an official release date and price on it. Those of you who don't appreciate delicate swiping-and-tapping will be able to grab Kyocera's new DuraPlus for a mere $70 -- after a $50 mail-in rebate and with the...
Sprint's Kyocera DuraPlus coming March 11th for $70, hopes you like it tough
Action Cameras That Capture Your Thrills and Spills

Sprint Adds Rugged Kyocera DuraXT to Direct Connect Offerings

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For users of Sprint’s Direct Connect push-to-talk service, there’s a new cellphone reporting for duty today. The Kyocera DuraXT is available now for $69.99 with a two-year contract and after a $50 mail-in rebate. And like many of the models in the Direct Connect line, it features a rugged design...
Sprint Adds Rugged Kyocera DuraXT to Direct Connect Offerings
Sonos starts its long-awaited living room attack with the $699 Playbar

B&O Play's BeoPlay A9 wireless speaker gets your classy party jumping for a cool $2,699 (eyes-on)

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B&O Play is at it again for the younger crowd with money to burn. With a TV, a hybrid iPad dock, an iPad friendly speaker system and a portable speaker already under its belt, Bang & Olufsen's spin-off brand is ready to really get the festivities going with its...
B&O Play's BeoPlay A9 wireless speaker gets your classy party jumping for a cool $2,699 (eyes-on)
Sony's super-thin Xperia Tablet Z hits the U.S. in May for $500
NASA's Curiosity rover finds evidence of ancient stream on Mars

Singapore's Y-Find targets the US with indoor positioning analytics service for retailers

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Singapore-headquartered indoor location startup Y-Find has taken its first step to expanding into a global business after launching a retail analytics application, a service that it claims is the first of its kind. The company, which maps and tracks indoor locations to within three feet using its WiFi-powered technology, has launched...
Singapore's Y-Find targets the US with indoor positioning analytics service for retailers

AMD announces availability of its Elite A-Series APUs for notebook PCs

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AMD today announced the availability of its AMD Elite A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), formerly codenamed Richland. These processors, designed for use in notebook PCs, combine either two or four x86 CPU cores with a graphics engine derived from AMD's Radeon HD 8000 series of discrete GPUs on the...
AMD announces availability of its Elite A-Series APUs for notebook PCs
Waterproof Kyocera Hydro launches August 3rd on Boost Mobile

Waterproof Kyocera Hydro for Boost Mobile to Surface August 3

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It’s summer, and that means trips to the beach or pool. But water and cellphones don’t mix — unless you have a waterproof phone like the upcoming Kyocera Hydro for Boost Mobile. Available Aug. 3 for $129.99 without contract, the Hydro is splashproof and can be submerged in up to...
Waterproof Kyocera Hydro for Boost Mobile to Surface August 3

Samsung Debuts Windows 8 All-in-One PCs

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As the release date for Windows 8 draws near, and the holiday shopping season begins to creep up on us, you can expect device manufacturers to reveal details about new hardware, starting right about now. Today, Samsung introduced its Samsung Series 5 and Series 7 all-in-one PCs running Windows 8....
Samsung Debuts Windows 8 All-in-One PCs

UAV Lifeguards to patrol Australian beaches, Hasselhoff given notice

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Look, up in the sky. It's a bird, it's a plane -- it's... a lifeguard? Aiming to keep a robotic eye out for distressed swimmers and dangerous marine life, Surf Life Saving Australia will soon deploy flying safety drones across beaches in Queensland, Australia. Starting off on a trial...
UAV Lifeguards to patrol Australian beaches, Hasselhoff given notice

Kyocera Hydro hitting Boost on August 3rd for $130, lets you get your Ice Cream Sandwich soggy

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It's summertime, time for absent-minded running through the sprinkers with your smartphone in your back pocket. Thankfully, if you can hold out for a few more weeks without having some prankster toss you in a pool at a party, you can pick up the new Kyocera Hydro on Boost...
Kyocera Hydro hitting Boost on August 3rd for $130, lets you get your Ice Cream Sandwich soggy

Urban Airship Nabs $25 Million in Additional Funding

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Urban Airship, the Portland-based startup that specializes in helping power mobile app notifications, has raised another $25 million, as the company seeks to further expand beyond its roots. AllThingsD.com The new round, which brings total capital raised to $46.5 million, was led by August Capital, along with existing investors Foundry...
Urban Airship Nabs $25 Million in Additional Funding

Open source mini sub appeals to our inner Steve Zissou

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Quadrocopters haven't exactly opened the skies for DIY exploration so much as they have for acrobatic feats, but the OpenROV project is hoping to make the briny depths friendlier for aspiring explorers and educators alike. The open source rover, spearheaded by NASA engineer and researcher Eric Stackpole, sinks to...
Open source mini sub appeals to our inner Steve Zissou
Sony unveils thinnest 10.1" tablet ever--the Xperia Tablet Z
Intel's checklist of innovations coming the next 18 months on the PC
Cool gaming demos at Intel's developer event (gallery)

Red laser beams enable cyclists to create their own bike lane | Trevor Ward

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Do lights that project a bike lane on to the road really improve rider safety, or are they just bit of fun?If you've ever wished you could have your own dedicated bike lane for the whole of your journey, a new lighting system that's arrived in the UK from the...
Red laser beams enable cyclists to create their own bike lane | Trevor Ward

Panasonic demos WiGig through a tablet

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Panasonic is using a tablet with an integrated WiGig prototype radio to provide a proof-of-concept of the ultra high-speed wireless technology. With it, the company is showing off the ability of transmitting data at 1Gbps speeds over distances of up to three feet. Panasonic hopes to miniaturize the technology and...
Panasonic demos WiGig through a tablet

Here's The Story Of Elon Musk Crashing A $3.5 Million Car Trying To Impress Peter Thiel

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Here's an great story from Elon Musk's interview with Sarah Lacy at PandoDaily. When he was younger, Musk bought a McLaren F1. The McLaren F1 is a super car. It's one of the fastest cars ever, capable of top speeds of 230 miles per hour, according to Wikipedia. There were...
Here's The Story Of Elon Musk Crashing A $3.5 Million Car Trying To Impress Peter Thiel

Briefly: Universal Charge/Sync Cable, FileWave Lightning

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Bracketron has launched a new charging cable that integrates both Apple 30-pin and Micro USB connectors. The Universal Charge/Sync Cable measures three feet in length and can charge a device from any USB port. It can be purchased individually for $20, or as a part of the $40 Travel Power...
Briefly: Universal Charge/Sync Cable, FileWave Lightning

A Tablet Good for Living Room, Bag and Water

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In today’s tablet market, one device stands distinctly above all others: Apple’s iPad. With this tablet, Apple did what it always does and created an innovative, must-have device in a once-unexciting category. That was three years ago. Now, a company that made its name with high-end consumer electronics wants...
A Tablet Good for Living Room, Bag and Water

Kyocera DuraPlus arrives at Sprint on March 11

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The promised Kyocera DuraPlus coming to Sprint has now received a ship date of March 11. The rugged, push-to-talk-capable handset meets the US military's 810G specs for resistance to dust, shock, vibration, extreme temperatures, and immersion in up to three feet of water for up to 30 minutes. The handset...
Kyocera DuraPlus arrives at Sprint on March 11
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