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Shaper Origin CNC Machine

DIY lovers rejoice, meet the remarkable Shaper Origin, the worlds first handheld CNC, a fusion of a computer with a power tool. The high-tech device gives you the precision of a computer combined with the flexibility of the human hand, allowing you to work with a variety of materials at any scale. The augmented reality power cutter lets you choose a design from its own collection, or it can tie into existing design software if you already have a workflow. When you start cutting your workpiece, it will then not only show you your intended cutting path on its screen, but automatically correct your cut or retract the bit if youre veering off-course. watch the video below



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HI-CALL | BLUETOOTH TALKING GLOVE | Image

HI-CALL | BLUETOOTH TALKING GLOVE

Yes, you read it right. Hi-Call is a crazy new gadget by Italian company Hi-Fun...a Bluetooth glove that allows you to talk through your hand! The left glove features an integrated speaker sewed into the thumb and a microphone sewed into the pinkie, so you can speak to your phone via Bluetooth. Not your typical hands free device but seems like fun, it works up to 39 feet away and is capable of 20 hours continuous talk time. source...
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AMAZON ECHO

Amazon have officially announced their latest tech innovation, the Echo, a voice controlled smart speaker. The cylindrical device is always on and works as a Siri-like assistant, it was designed around your voice and houses seven microphones to easily pick up information you may ask, such as the weather, play a specific music or playlist, set an alarm, answer questions and a lot more, the more you use it the more it adapts to your personal preferences. Echo is packe...
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PHONEBLOKS

What would happen if cell phones could be upgraded easily by us, without having to replace them? This is the genius idea behind Dave Hakkens Phonebloks. Everyday we throw away millions of electronic devices, most of the times its only one of the components that causes the problem, the rest of the device works fine, but still gets thrown away. The brilliant Phonebloks is a customizable modular smartphone, made of blocks connected to the base, with the user choosing w...
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