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JLab Audio announces its first completely wireless earbuds

The JLab Audio Epic Air<p>Once Apple announced the completely wireless AirPods, it was only a matter of time before the competition released their own versions of wire-free earbuds, and JLab Audio is the latest to jump in the fray. The company has announced the JLab Audio Epic Air, an evolution from</i> …

Replace Lego’s $190 Intelligent Brick with MIT’s Scratch and a $40 Raspberry Pi

A low-cost way to program and control Lego machines

DIY Home Theater Components, More Efficient Dust Collection, an Easy Way to Make a Wooden Spoon, a Tenoning Jig Review and More

Part 1 of this week's Maker's Roundup<p><b>Home Theater LED Lighting & Speaker Set-Up</b><p>Good learning for designers: Linn from Darbin Orvar consistently …

This keyboard is designed entirely for speech recognition

Give those fingers of yours a well-earned rest. Baidu's new voice-to-text keyboard app for Android is more accurate, anyway.<p>Are you tired of <i>typing</i> your messages like some kind of 20th century doofus? If so, you'll be glad to know an Android keyboard designed from the ground up to work around your …

Computer Science

Worried about privacy? Create Anonymous Email in 2018 (Free-Paid)

The past few years have seen monumental advancements in consumer technology as it relates to privacy and anonymity.<p>These new tools are being …

This Handy Attachment Will Help All The Terrible ‘Pokemon Go’ Players Out There

<i>Pokemon Go</i> fever has griped the nation and some are starting to profit from it. Someone has done us all a favor and created an iPhone case that is specifically designed to help catch Pokémon out in the wild. Think of it as a helpful friend that guides your fingers to throwing a poke ball.<p>Jon …

Pokémon

All the Amazon Deals You Need to See Today

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, June 27.<p><i>Mental</i> …

Monster-B-Gone Keeps Kids Safe from Creepy Bedroom Critters

Build a (pretend) bedtime scanner to repel creepy critters — so easy a kid can operate it.<p>Do you have a child who worries about lurking beasts in his or her bedroom? Are you weary of inspecting closets for fanged creatures? Are your knees sore from examining beneath the bed for clawed critters?<p>If …

Arduino

iPhone 7 now seems likely to come in Space Black to match Apple Watch, as other rumors emerge

While a previous <i>Macotakara</i> report suggested that the iPhone 7 would be available in a deep blue color, replacing Space Gray, the blog is now suggesting that this is not the *case*.<p>I have heard another information that space grey would not be disconnected, but would be possibly updated to much …

Mobile Technology

This Is Why You Should Only Order Ginger Ale On A Flight

Yup, there's a good reason behind your craving for "magic sky juice."<p>If there's something about being on a plane that prompts you to snag a ginger …

Engineers Just Smashed Wireless Speeds of 6 Gbps in The Real World

Hold on to your routers.<p>Alright guys, it's getting real. We've been sitting back for a while getting excited about data transfer speeds in the lab …

Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 9 things in common

Parenting is one of the hardest jobs in the world.<p>There are so many things that can affect a child's success, including socioeconomic status, the environment they live in, and their parents' education level.<p>Though it can be difficult for studies to determine what parenting techniques are ideal …

Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

Woodworking

Get The Celebrity Look For Less: Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars & Diplo

Get your gear off and slip into the threads of this week's coolest celebrities. Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake and Diplo are making their style …

Justin Timberlake

Make your own Magic Eraser for 10 cents

Mr. Clean Magic Erasers are great at scrubbing away the toughest grime and stains, but they can get costly if you use them too often. Use this trick to make your own Magic Erasers for a fraction of the price.<p>Whenever I need to deep clean anything around the house, I usually grab a pack of Magic …

How To Make Round Folder Icons On iOS Home Screen Without Jailbreaking

Being able to customize stock user-interface elements within Apple’s iOS ecosystem is one of the main reasons why jailbreaking rose so quickly into …

PiScope Raspberry Pi Optical Tracking Telescope Created

Toby Kurien has unveiled a new Raspberry Pi Optical Tracking Telescope project he has created using a Pi mini PC, a little Arduino, together with a …

Raspberry Pi

Iron Man Xbox One Special Edition Console Unveiled By Microsoft (video)

To celebrate this week’s launch of the Captain America Civil War movie Microsoft has unveiled a new Iron Man Xbox One Special Edition console which …

Iron Man

Ummo for iPhone Analyzes Your Speech to Help Improve Your Public Speaking

iPhone: Public speaking is always a bit terrifying, but one of the best ways to get over that is to prepare as much as possible. Ummo is an app that …

Make Your Own Gorgeous Wooden Doormat in an Afternoon

This wood doormat makes a great first impression to anyone who visits your home.<p>Doormats aren't just a place to wipe your feet. They should be provide a functional and stylish entry into your home, a pleasant welcome to anyone who visits. Instead of throwing down a cheap rectangle that's bound to …

KMASHI 20000mAh Power Bank charges your phone on the quick and cheap

Batteries. We love them, but sometimes, we hate them. Countless hours of manpower are spent ever year trying to improve upon a century old …

Gear & Gadgets

The 12 Best Summer Watches For Men

Timex Weekender<p>If the Weekender watch from Timex isn’t one of the most classic warm-weather watches, then we don’t know what is. With a nylon slip …

How to design the most popular card game in the world

Magic: The Gathering's head designer and art director talk with CNET about the gold standard of card games, breaking their own rules and fans who act like Star Trek villains.<p>"We were breaking a rule we had never broken before, but this was something good for the game."<p>Mark Rosewater<p>"A card is -- …

Board Games

This $99 Gadget Turns Your Smartphone Into A 3D Printer

3D printers have been set for big things for a long time. But as rapid as their recent boost in popularity has been, they’re pretty clunky machines …

3D Printing

Amazon Has an Official Guide for Building Your Own Alexa Device with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off one way to build your own Amazon Echo before (or more accurately, Amazon Tap because the DIY version can’t access the …

This Gun Disguised as a Smartphone Will Solve Only One of Your Bulge Problems

Sorry.<p>Some of those in the concealed carry crowd are always seeking ways to discretely manage their sidearm so as not to reveal it and alarm the public. Shoulder and hip holsters create a bulge and have the liability of being flashed at inopportune times. But this Ideal Conceal firearm masks the …

Guns

iPhone 7 May Feature Energous WattUp Wireless Charging

For the past several months, there have been speculations that Apple’s upcoming iPhone 7 would boast of wireless charging capabilities. Bloomberg …

Apple Leak Reveals First 'iPhone 7 Pro' Images

The iPhone SE launches next week giving Apple fans the upgraded 4-inch smartphone they’ve long craved. But a beast will follow it…<p>The beast in question is the ‘iPhone 7 Pro’, a new 5.5-inch flagship device that will sit above both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus when the three phones are released in …

Mobile Technology

Xbox Live now supports cross-platform multiplayer with PS4

At this point, there’s very little difference between the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4. But there was one key differentiating point. Xbox gamers could only play with Xbox and PC players as Microsoft was restricting access to the multiplayer component. Microsoft just announced that game developers …