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Levitating Smartphones? New Magnetic Charger Makes It Happen

The latest cell phone charger is worthy of master illusionists like Criss Angel and David Copperfield. It's called the OvRcharge, and not only is it wireless, but it levitates your phone while it's charging. Find out who makes it and where you can get one right here.

Wireless Home Security Camera Runs On Solar Power, Helps Keep Burglars At Bay

Looking for a greener, more cost-effective way to protect your home from intruders? Maybe you're just curious who or what is getting in your trash cans night after night. Either way, the Ring Stick Up Cam has got you covered. Find out what it is and where you can get it right here. (VIDEO)

Luggage That Follows You: Are Fully Autonomous Smart Bags Here?

Tired of pushing, pulling and tugging on your luggage or renting one of those carts at the airport? All that's about to change with the COWAROBOT R1. Find out what it is and where you can get it right here.

New 'Breathable' Polish Line Allows Nails The Air They Need

Did you know that prolonged use of nail polish can leave your nails in an unhealthy state? According to medical professionals, it's important that our nails breathe. Now, a beauty company has announced a new breathable polish that allows nails to act as if they were wearing nothing at all. Find out who it is and where you can get it.

Inventors Answer The Call From Gates' Foundation's 'Reinvent The Toilet Challenge'

Sanitation is a global problem affecting billions of people with up to 700,000 childhood deaths a year due to it. Find out who's rising to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation challenge entitled "Reinvent the Toilet" and where the winning entries will do the most good.

A TV Set That Repels Mosquitoes? LG In India Says 'Yes'

South Korea's Indian branch of LG recently introduced a flat screen TV that purportedly works as a mosquito repellent in addition to providing entertainment. Find out who's got them and what the initial asking price is.

New Smartphone Case Turns Android Phones Into Game Boys

Vintage game enthusiasts have a reason to rejoice. Soon you'll be able to play your favorite Nintendo games of yesteryear on your Android platform smartphones with a cool new converter case that looks like the handheld devices from days gone by. Find out who makes it and when it's slated for release.

New Puma Athletic Shoes Inspired By BMW's Fabric Concept Car

If you've got an entire collection of limited edition kicks, you're going to want to know about BMW's and Puma's new X-Cat DISC sneakers. Find out when they come out (hint really soon), where to buy them and what they're based on.

Virtual Reality Happy Meals, What's Next?

As virtual reality continues to grow and gain in popularity, McDonald's Sweden is celebrating their 30th anniversary by including VR goggles in participating stores' Happy Meals. Find our more about it and whether you can expect to see the same trend happening here anytime soon.

Invention Of The Week? Brush Your Teeth In 10 Seconds With GlareSmile

A team of inventors in Milan, Italy, have just developed the world’s first electric style toothbrush that will automatically ensure you get the correct brushing technique in just 10 seconds, while at the same greatly improving your overall oral health. The question is, will this new technology have consumers smiling? And is it affordable?