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New Holographic Platform From Microsoft To Change The Face Of Computing

Augmented reality has crept into our world. Find out what Microsoft Windows released at the Taipei Computex Consumer Electronics Show this week that will have you air tapping your way through countless virtual scenarios before you know it.

New Pebble Core Allows Users To Leave Other Smart Devices At Home

Pebble has created a standalone device for people who want to leave their phones and other smart devices home when out running. It's called the Core, and you're going to be surprised when you find out all the things this tiny gizmo roughly the size of a keyless entry fob can do. Read here to find out.

Saltwater Brewery Develops Eco-Friendly 'Edible Six-Pack Rings'

Our oceans are sadly turning into trash receptacles overflowing with non-biodegradable waste. Find out how one microbrewery in Florida has teamed up to put an end to the mutilation and death of aquatic life as a result of the plastics that lurk beneath the water.

The Lopifit Treadmill Bike: Walk-Ride Your Way To Better Health

Tired of just walking your way to fitness? Maybe you're not so hot on the idea of just peddling around, either. Mix it up with the Lopifit, a treadmill on a bicycle. Find out how they differ from other forms of exercise and who's got this latest hot ticket item now.

New App Detects Furfural In Beer: Say Goodbye to Stale Ale

Not sure of the freshness levels of the various beers you've had sitting around for ages? No worries. A new app for beer lovers can tell you without ever having to take a swig. Find out more about it and how it works right here.

Algae: Saving Plants From Themselves To End World Hunger

World hunger is an increasing concern. Now scientists at Carnegie think they may have found the key to possibly alleviating some of those worries through a protein and enzyme commonly found in algae. Find out what they are, how they work and what impact they could have on feeding the masses by reading further.

Multi-Directional Impact Protection System Helmets Making Sports Safer

If you play a lot of rough contact sports, maybe you should invest in a MIPs designed helmet. CTE and other traumatic brain injuries are responsible for dementia and a whole host of other unpleasant maladies. Find out how you can strengthen your defense against these injuries right here.

App For Monitoring Kids' Mobile Devices Lets You Read Deleted Texts

Do you know what your kids are up to when they're online or using their smart devices? Do you really know? An app for proactive parenting allows users to monitor their kids for risky or dangerous behavior without having to keep them under lock and key. It even shows you deleted texts and images they're posting. Find out what it's called and what social media platforms it covers.

New App 'Posh Peep' Allows Users To Weigh In On Fashion Choices

Need help getting dressed for that big date or job interview and not sure what to wear? No problem! A new app called Posh Peep gives you feedback from social media users turned fashion critics on the spot. Save yourself from embarrassing fashion faux pas and find out more about how it works and which social media platform is connected to it.

'Ethically Clothed' Offers Consumers Sustainable Fashion Choices

Where would you turn for eco-friendly fashions produced by ethical businesses that actually cared where their products were coming from, who made them and how they were produced? Britain's Ethically Clothed has the answer. Discover whose lines they carry, where you can get them and how PETA is connected.

Kasia ‘Smart Home’ System Allows Users To Control Their Environments Remotely

Lights turning on and off as you enter or leave a room? Knowing for sure whether or not you remembered to turn off the coffee pot? Kasia Smart Home System allows users to monitor and control their home environment remotely. Find out what else it can do for you.

PicoBrew Soon To Make Brewing Craft Beer As Simple As Brewing Coffee

A countertop appliance for making individual pints of home brewed craft beer? Yup. Soon all you'll have to do is walk into your kitchen and turn on a small device for a fresh mug of beer instead of coffee. Find out more about it and the awards it's already recieved right here.

The Future Of Entertainment: The Royole-X Smart Mobile Theater System

How do you get the latest virtual entertainment experience with the best sound and the most amazing visuals available? Find out about a home entertainment system for games and movies you can take anywhere right now. Once you experience it, you may never want to go back to reality.

'PHIRO' Teaching Kids The Basics Of Robotics And Coding

Robotics and coding are the future. What is coding? Find out about it here and about the toy that can give your kids a head start in the field while providing hours of educational entertainment in the meantime.

E-Commerce Startup Offers 'Non-Toxic' Skin Care Products For Wellness Industry

People are re-examining what they put in them, on them and around them in an effort to be healthier and live longer. A new e-commerce site featuring bi-monthly home deliveries on non-toxic eco products is making it that much easier.