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LG UltraWide Curved Monitor

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A designer/photographer´s dream! 21:9 Curved UltraWide QHD (3440*1440) display offers visual comfort with 2.4 times more visual information at one time than a Full HD monitor. The IPS ’s 178’ wide viewing angles, close to 180’, allow you to view the screen clearly without distortion. Also, the Curved IPS provides an immersive viewing angle covering the entire viewing angle around your range of vision…

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3D-printed Statue Selfies

“The advent of digital cameras and smartphones killed the traditional mall portrait studio, but 3-D printing has sparked a new trend. Overloaded with digital photos, statues may be moving in to fulfill our desire for portraits that stand out. The typical 3-D-printed statue is printed in full color in a material known as “sandstone” – really, gypsum powder. It’s glued together by color ink ejected from a head similar to the one found in an inkjet printer. The statues range from three to eight inches tall. The technology allows for a lot of variation in materials. IMakr offered chocolate statues for Easter. For 99 pounds, you got a box with six small chocolate likenesses of yourself.

Big businesses are getting into 3-D statuary as well, with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. at the forefront. In July, at a newly opened Sam’s Club in Montgomery, Illinois, and another outside Fort Worth, Tex., 3-D printers scanned shoppers’ faces and placed resin printouts of their heads on action figure-sized bodies of one of three Marvel characters. Wal-Mart’s British unit, ASDA, starting testing a service in November that lets customers buy 8-inch figurines of themselves for 60 pounds, or $100. The studio is now permanent in one store, and it’s been so popular that the company is considering rolling it out to other locations. “It’s become the new family portrait”, said ASDA spokesman Russell Craig.

A Staples store in New York scans people’s faces and puts them on NBA and Star Trek figurines. The goal of the pilot program is to get small businesses to use Staples Inc. for 3-D scanning and printing jobs, just like they’ve provided those services for paper. One example of what that might look like: A bakery that wants to use statues of the bride and groom as wedding cake toppers would need a printer that cost $60,000 or so, plus the expertise to use it. Staples wants to do that job for them, for $70. Before that can happen, small businesses like bakeries have to learn about the possibilities of 3-D printing”. – Peter Svensson via The Associated Press

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In this August 14, 2014 photo, a plastic bust statue of Kevin Micelli, center, and his family, made by a 3-D scanner and printer, sits on a shelf inside Micelli’s coffee shop in New York. Micelli purchased the 3-D scanning and printing services at the Cubo toy store next door to his shop. With the old studio portrait supplanted by the selfie, 3-D scanning services provide a new reason for people to go to a store and stand stock-still in front of a camera. (Photo by Julie Jacobson/AP Photo)

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“Long Ma” – the French Mechanical Installation

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A mechanical installation named “Long Ma” is operated at a rehearsal of the Long Ma performance in front of the National Stadium, also known as the Bird’s Nest, in Beijing October 10, 2014. “Long Ma”, a 17-meter (56-ft) long and 15-meter (49-ft) tall mechanized dragon sculpture, and “The Spider”, a 5.7-meter (19-ft) tall and 6-meter (20-ft) wide machine, are operated by French performance art company La Machine. The structures are operated by an automatic control system and electronic equipment. The performance, which combines Chinese culture and French art, will be held next week in Beijing in honour of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries, an organiser of the event said. (Photo by Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters)

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FlameStower Fire Charger

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Now you can get the lightest, most compact solution to keep your electronics charged anywhere, any time with the FlameStower. This portable, affordable charger efficiently captures excess heat from cooking or campfires to charge your USB-powered devices: cell phones, GPS, and more.

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RE Camera

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Imagine a camera that doesn’t have a viewfinder. One that’s small enough to fit in one hand and capture everything without having to frame anything. Photos and videos captured by your RE are sent to your phone instantly. Share zero edit videos of your footage with the RE App in one push. Sharing professional-looking results have never been so simple.

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Pennies App

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Track your money with ease. Pennies is an amazing new app for managing your personal budgets and finances on the go, in a way that’s never been done before. With its super simple setup you’ll be managing your money in seconds. Budgeting shouldn’t be hard work or boring.

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Braven BRV-Bank

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The BRV-BANK is the world’s first Bluetooth®-enabled, USB controlled ultra-rugged power bank. This 6000 mAh rugged power solution is built with an IPX5 water-resistant rubber exterior and is designed to power you wherever you go. With the ability to withstand anything Mother Nature throws at it, the BRV-BANK is designed for emergency preparedness and the great outdoors.

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DJ Connect | by Griffin

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DJConnect allows you to pre-cue your music and beat-mix with the added benefits of volume control and separate dual stereo outputs. DJ Connect works with any iOS device and any Mac running OS X 10.6 or higher, and comes with all of the cables you need: a Lightning-connector cable, a 30-pin dock connector cable and a USB cable for cueing with Algoriddim’s djay app on your Mac, iPad, and iPhone.

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Grovemade iPhone 6 cases

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Grovemade handcraft goods at their workshop in Portland, Oregon. They make beautiful products from quality materials, and have presented a handsomely crafted collection of wooden iPhone 6 cases.

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Y40 Deep Joy – the World’s Deepest Pool

Y-40 is projected by Architect Emanuele Boaretto and supported by the “Boaretto Group Hotel and Resort”. The name Y-40 is inspired by mathematical symbols. “Y” is the ordinate axis of the Cartesian system and “–40” means the world’s record depth or our pool- that is 40 meters underground. Y-40 is filled with thermal spa water. 4300 cubic meters maintained at a temperature of 32-34°C. The pool is 40 meters deep with a surface area measuring 21x18m. It has various intermediate depths and caves for technical scuba diving.

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A drawing showing the depth of the Y40 Deep Joy, the worlds deepest pool. The design is harmonious with the surrounding countryside. (Photo by Courtesy Y40 Deep Joy)

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Highfive Video Conferencing

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Highfive gives you HD video, screen sharing, and high fidelity audio all in a sleek aluminum device. Connect a Highfive to your TV, power, and the internet and you’re ready for conferencing with up to 10 people at the same time.

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Dreamer Alarm Clock & Speaker Dock

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The Hale Dreamer: a full-featured sleep system for your Android phone. It combines your smartphone with a cutting-edge alarm clock, with physical buttons (including snooze!), a sleep sound machine, and a wonderful speaker for listening to music.

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Blackout Buddy H2O

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Blackout Buddy H2O is an always-ready, water-activated, emergency light with no batteries required!!

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Snap! 6

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An iPhone 6 case with an actual shutter button & interchangeable lenses that make photo-taking easy, fun and professional.

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Manual App

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A powerful camera app with full control over your image. Quickly and simply adjust all parameters of your image. No more tapping and hoping automatic can understand what you want. Take control.

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