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ZEEQ Smart Pillow will stream music and monitor your sleep

ZEEQ Smart Pillow will stream music and monitor your sleep

It seems like everything is getting smart today from watches to phones and now even our pillows. A new pillow has turned up on Kickstarter called the ZEEQ Smart Pillow and it has the ability to do all sorts of things while you are sleeping. Before you doze off the pillow can play your favorite music to lull you to bed.

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SwagBot all-terrain robot is meant for rural life

SwagBot all-terrain robot is meant for rural life

Uncle Owen in Star Wars had a bunch of robots that helped him mind the moisture farm and it looks like the future here on Earth might have robots to help farmers as well. That is if Professor Salah Sukkarieh from Sydney University has anything to say about it. Sukkarieh is the project lead for agriculture robotics at the Australian Centre for Field Robotics (ACFR) currently studying how automated technology could assist farmers and ranchers.

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Apple TV universal search gains Comedy Central, MTV, and VH1 capability

Apple TV universal search gains Comedy Central, MTV, and VH1 capability

Apple is working on fleshing out its universal search capability and has announced that search now covers content from three new networks. Users of the fourth generation Apple TV can now search for shows from Comedy Central, MTV, and VH1 that is hosted on their apps. Apple says that the new capability is immediately available for all fourth generation Apple TV owners in the US.

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DURUS Learns to Walk like a Human, Prefers Adidas

DURUS Learns to Walk like a Human, Prefers Adidas

DARPA really wants robots that can walk efficiently like a human and do human things like drive vehicles and use ladders, tools, etc. The road to robots that can do that sort of thing are paved with smaller steps where bots learn to walk just like a human child. One of these robots that is a step on the ladder to robots that can work like people is the SRI DURUS robot.

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Lenovo C2 lands in Russia with quad-cores and 5-inch screen

Lenovo C2 lands in Russia with quad-cores and 5-inch screen

A new Lenovo smartphone has launched in Russia called the Vibe C2 and it appears to be a low-range device based on the specifications. It has a 5-inch display with HD resolution and the big feature is a reasonable price according to Lenovo. The C2 will be offered in black or white colors and runs the Android operating system.

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RED Helium 8K Super 35mm Sensor is part of Michael Bay’s custom camera

RED Helium 8K Super 35mm Sensor is part of Michael Bay’s custom camera

Love him or hate him, Michael Bay gets some of the coolest toys to use for making his movies. One of the cool custom cameras that RED has made specifically for Bay to use on Transformers: the Last Knight is very impressive. The cameras uses a RED Helium 8K Sensor in Super 35mm format. That sensor is known as Helium.

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Meizu MX6 hits Geekbench packing Helio X20 ten-core processor

Meizu MX6 hits Geekbench packing Helio X20 ten-core processor

The Meizu MX6 smartphone isn't set to get an official announcement until July 19. Ahead of that official announcement, someone who has their hands on the device already just couldn't resist a run through Geekbench to taut those looking forward to the device with its deca-core processor. Specs grabbed by Geekbench show that the ARM MT6796 Helio X20 processor runs at 1.39GHz with all ten cores.

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Juno’s first image of Jupiter shows the red spot and moons

Juno’s first image of Jupiter shows the red spot and moons

Juno arrived in orbit around Jupiter on July 4 and a few days later the spacecraft was snapping images of the planet and its moons. The very first image that the spacecraft took after going into orbit has been shared by NASA and it's an image showing roughly half of Jupiter and a trio of the planet's moons. In the image along with Jupiter are Io, Europa, and Ganymede.

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LG Stylo 2 Plus hits MetroPCS packing 5.7-inch screen and 1.4GHz CPU

LG Stylo 2 Plus hits MetroPCS packing 5.7-inch screen and 1.4GHz CPU

A new smartphone has landed on the metroPCS network for fans of pre-paid devices to pick up. The smartphone is called the LG Stylo 2 Plus and its main feature is a big 5.7-inch HD resolution screen using TFT IPS in-cell display tech. One of the important features of that screen is that you can draw or write on it using an integrated stylus.

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iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Pro leak again highlighting camera bumps

iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Pro leak again highlighting camera bumps

Yesterday and image leaked claiming to be the iPhone 7 and it has a noticeable camera bump on the backside of the smartphone. Fans of the iPhone who also happen to hate camera bumps weren't happy at the prospect. Today more photos have leaked from a different source and they show what is said to be the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Pro smartphones.

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Asus ZenPad 3S 10 tablet packs 9.7-inch 2K display

Asus ZenPad 3S 10 tablet packs 9.7-inch 2K display

In late June a rumor was making the rounds that a new tablet would debut this month from Asus, that rumor has now come true. Reports of a new tablet launching have surfaced and the tablet is called the ZenPad 3S 10. The screen isn't quite 10-inches wide at 9.7-inches and it has LED backlighting and a resolution of 1536 x 2048.

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Galaxy On7 Pro and Galaxy On5 Pro launched in India

Galaxy On7 Pro and Galaxy On5 Pro launched in India

Samsung has launched a pair of new smartphones called the Galaxy On7 Pro and the Galaxy On5 Pro that are both Amazon exclusive devices. The two phones look identical and only vary under the hood. Both of them are 4G smartphones that feature Ultra Data Saving mode claiming to save up to 50% of your data as you surf the web or stream your favorite videos.

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