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Project Ara | By Motorola

Remember the popular Phonebloks concept that went viral across the web recently? Well now phone manufacturer Mororola have teamed up with the Phonebloks creatorīs inspiring vision to make this concept become a reality! Named Project Ara, the idea is to develop a more sustainable and democratic smartphone, allowing the user to customize their phone according to their needs, adding modules such as a bigger storage block, a bigger battery block, more memory, bigger speaker and so on. You can also eventually upgrade any block without having to replace your phone. Watch the original Phonebloks video after the jump to get a better picture.



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NYMI

Nymi is a new smart wristband capable of replacing your passwords, your car keys, even your fingerprints! Developed by Bionym, it uses a personīs ECG(a measure of the electrical activity generated by your heart), unique to you as as your fingerprint. The bracelet will only work with you after authenticating, and is equipped with many sensors for letting certain devices know when to turn on, for unlocking your phone without a password and for payments, pass...
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PYRO APP

Pyro is a new app by world-leading music software makers Serato, a simple, intuitive way of keeping your music seamlessly mixed without ever skipping a beat. Its basically an automatic DJ for parties, you simply load up a playlist, and Pyro does the rest, automatically fading from song to song so the music never stops. You can combine existing playlists (Spotify Premium playlists, iTunes or MP3s) drag to reorder songs, and instantly send a song to the top of the que...
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LUMINOODLE

Luminoodle by Power Practical, is a versatile USB lighting solution, a LED light strip you can take anywhere. This is the perfect solution for lighting up your tent, picnic table, or any particular area around camp, it can be attached to basically anything by utilizing the built-in loops, embedded magnets, or included ratchet ties - only limited by your imagination. The five-foot strip comes encased in a silicone tube, making it waterproof to 3 f...
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