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Top 100 Tech Trends in April

From Stylish Premium Wearables to Haute Couture Emoticons

— April 2, 2017 — Tech
These April 2017 tech innovations range from haute couture emoticons to workout-augmenting gadgets that are designed to help users keep better track of fitness goals while ensuring they are doing the best exercises for their body.

When it comes to health and wellness, these April 2017 tech products include examples like from-tracking runner wearables to baby bath water monitors that ensure a safe and comfortable temperature for infants while giving parents peace of mind.

When examining the month's convenient home products that also offer security or customization features, standouts include precision coffee makers -- PERK's latest coffee machine is fully automated in its design -- along with solar panel security cameras that detect potential intruders while simultaneously cutting down on energy consumption and costs in the process.
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Activity
Freshness
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App-Connected Shuttle Services
App-Connected Shuttle Services
Lyft Shuttle is a Rideshare Service with Fixed Routes and Buses
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99
Loudspeaker Podcasting Cubes
Loudspeaker Podcasting Cubes
Based in London, This Fully Equipped Podcast Studio is Tiny Yet Bold
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98
Upgradeable Speaker Systems
Upgradeable Speaker Systems
The 'Decibel' Speaker Sound Systems Allow for Parts to be Replaced
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97
HIV-Fighting Smartphones
HIV-Fighting Smartphones
The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition are Charitable
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96
Wearable Timepiece Panoramic Cameras
Wearable Timepiece Panoramic Cameras
The 'Beoncam' Wearable 360-Degree Mini Cameras are Rugged
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95
Low-Speed Kitchen Juicers
Low-Speed Kitchen Juicers
The Froothie Optimum 700 Advanced Cold Press Juicer is Precise
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94
Health-Focused Hydration Bottles
Health-Focused Hydration Bottles
The 'Seal' Bottle Lets Those with Health Ailments Know to Drink
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93
Heart Rate-Focused Wearables
Heart Rate-Focused Wearables
The Fitbit Alta HR Tracks the Various Heart Rate Stages You Enter
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92
Port-Expanding Smartphone Adapters
Port-Expanding Smartphone Adapters
The 'RES' iPhone Lightning Adapter is Inexpensive
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91
Bluetooth Music-Upgrading Receivers
Bluetooth Music-Upgrading Receivers
The HomeSpot Wireless Audio Receiver Enhances Audio
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90
Form-Tracking Runner Devices
Form-Tracking Runner Devices
The 'SHFT IQ' Virtual Coach Enables Runners to Train with Better Form
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89
Engaging Content Creation Platforms
Engaging Content Creation Platforms
'Queezly' Enables You to Create Web Content That's Engaging
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88
Portable Desktop Tablet PCs
Portable Desktop Tablet PCs
The Samsung Galaxy View Desktop Tablet is Suitable for Multiple Uses
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87
Pavement-Level Traffic Lights
Pavement-Level Traffic Lights
These Lights for Pedestrians Were Introduced for Smartphone Users
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86
Lunar-Inspired Rice Cookers
Lunar-Inspired Rice Cookers
The 'Midea' Cooker Expresses Cooking Cycles with Lunar Phases
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85
Interchangeable Aesthetic Speakers
Interchangeable Aesthetic Speakers
The V-MODA Remix Bluetooth Speaker Amplifier is Dual-Purpose
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84
Custom Control Smart Devices
Custom Control Smart Devices
The 'Welle' Hardware Turns Any Surface into a Smart Interface
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83
Face-Cleaning Toothbrushes
Face-Cleaning Toothbrushes
The '3Deep' Sonic Toothbrush Cleans Teeth and Scrubs the Face
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82
Haute Couture Emoticons
Haute Couture Emoticons
The Chanel Emoji Set Brings the High-End Fashion Brand to iOS
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81
Emergency Drone-Accompanied Cars
Emergency Drone-Accompanied Cars
The Land Rover Discovery Project Hero is for Search and Rescue
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80
Dry-Erase Laptop Decals
Dry-Erase Laptop Decals
The 'Sketchcase' Whiteboard Sticker Affixes onto a Laptop Lid
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79
Watch-Upgrading Smart Straps
Watch-Upgrading Smart Straps
The MMT 'E-Strap' Upgrades Analog Watches with Smart Features
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78
Rotating Makeup Brushes
Rotating Makeup Brushes
blendSMART's Rotating Foundation Brush Simplifies Cosmetic Blending
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77
Precision Coffee Makers
Precision Coffee Makers
The 'PERK' Pour Over Coffee Machine Offers an Automated Experience
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76
Multi-Copy Picture Cameras
Multi-Copy Picture Cameras
The 'Halo' Printer Camera Offers Digital and Physical Copies
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75
Interchangeable Component Phone Cases
Interchangeable Component Phone Cases
The Monarch VII 'MARK 1' Photography Phone Case is Versatile
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74
Speaker-Embedded Guest Beds
Speaker-Embedded Guest Beds
The Nuvia Bluetooth Speaker Futon Bed is Comfortable and Useful
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73
Abdominal Infant Monitors
Abdominal Infant Monitors
'Snuza Pico' is a Wearable Baby Monitor That Can Be Attached to Diapers
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72
All-in-One Projector Systems
All-in-One Projector Systems
The AcTek 'ET Mini' Offers 360-Degree Audio and Wireless Usage
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71
Sectioned Gaming Keyboards
Sectioned Gaming Keyboards
The Kinesis Gaming 'Freestyle Edge' Video Game Keyboard is Ergonomic
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70
Driveway Plow Attachments
Driveway Plow Attachments
The WORX AeroCart Snow Plow Makes It Easier to Clear Ones Drive
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69
Storage Card Smartphone Cases
Storage Card Smartphone Cases
The 'KUKE' iPhone 7 Battery Case Adds Additional Storage Space
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68
Connected Traveler Knapsacks
Connected Traveler Knapsacks
The 'Boolsa' Traveling Backpack Offers 20 Impressive Design Features
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67
Premium Leather Smartwatch Straps
Premium Leather Smartwatch Straps
The Casetify Saffiano Leather Watchband Collection is Stylish
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66
Energy-Generating Vehicles
Energy-Generating Vehicles
The 'Changan' Ultra-Efficient Vehicle Harnesses Power from Many Sources
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65
Specialized PC Hand Heaters
Specialized PC Hand Heaters
The Enavo 'Heatbuff' will Warm Hands of Avid Computer Users
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64
Seawater-Powered Lanterns
Seawater-Powered Lanterns
The 'Beacon' Camp Lanterns are Non-Polluting and Safe to Use
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63
Genuine Stone Technology Cases
Genuine Stone Technology Cases
The Cover-Up Stone Cases Protect iPhones and MacBooks in Style
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62
Chromatic Springtime Smartwatch Straps
Chromatic Springtime Smartwatch Straps
The Apple Watch Spring 2017 Interchangeable Bands are Chic
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61
Habit-Shaping Cuckoo Clocks
Habit-Shaping Cuckoo Clocks
'Cue' is a Modern Cuckoo Clock for Building Better Habits
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60
Autonomous Hearse Coffins
Autonomous Hearse Coffins
This Hologram-Equipped Hearse Offers Comfort for the Dead
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59
Designer Tea Brand Juicers
Designer Tea Brand Juicers
This Conceptual Osulloc Vegetable Juicer Prepares Fresh Juice Quickly
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58
Aerospace-Engineered Smartphone Cases
Aerospace-Engineered Smartphone Cases
The Vihoo Phone Ring Offers Slim, Contoured Protection
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57
Holographic Hospital Design
Holographic Hospital Design
This Operating Room Design Software Uses Augmented Reality Holograms
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56
Nomadic Lifestyle Hotel Subscriptions
Nomadic Lifestyle Hotel Subscriptions
'StayAwhile' Lets You Live in Hotels for a Monthly Fee
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55
Electric Longboard Kits
Electric Longboard Kits
'JayKay' Introduces an Electric Longboard Truck with an Integrated Engine
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54
Stationary Laptop Docks
Stationary Laptop Docks
The Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Laptop Dock Stations Expand Capabilities
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53
Semiautonomous CUVs
Semiautonomous CUVs
The 2017 Volvo XC60 Features Similar Engine Power to the XC90
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52
Ergonomic Technology Stands
Ergonomic Technology Stands
The 'Arch' Aluminum Laptop Computer Stand Keeps Desk Areas Neat
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51
3D-Printed Cheeses
3D-Printed Cheeses
Scientists are Experimenting with Additive Manufacturing and Dairy Products
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50
Smart Tension Relief Bandages
Smart Tension Relief Bandages
The 'ReCure' Bandage Relieves Neck and Shoulder Pain
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49
Inexpensive Tracking Smartwatches
Inexpensive Tracking Smartwatches
The ProWatch X Android OS Device Takes Calls and Tracks Workouts
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48
Port-Enhanced Laptop Cases
Port-Enhanced Laptop Cases
The 'BOOST' MacBook Case Protects and Enhances the Laptop
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47
Skin-Tightening Devices
Skin-Tightening Devices
The Segbeauty Non-Invasive Body Shaping Device Tightens and Tones Skin
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46
Germy Petri Posters
Germy Petri Posters
This Soap Ad Campaign Features Enormous Petri Dishes Full of Live Bacteria
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45
Live-Stream Sky Projectors
Live-Stream Sky Projectors
The 'StarSailor' Projector Brings the Night Sky into Your Living Space
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44
Modernized Record Consoles
Modernized Record Consoles
The Wrensilva 'Loft' Record Player Console is a Chic Take on a Classic
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43
VR Shaving Simulators
VR Shaving Simulators
Gillette's In-Store Experience Takes People on a VR Roller Coaster Ride
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42
Curl-Specific Hair Dryers
Curl-Specific Hair Dryers
DevaCurl's Unique DevaDryer and DevaFuser Offers 360-Degree Airflow
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41
Baby Bath Water Monitors
Baby Bath Water Monitors
The 'Tubcare' Water Thermometer Visually Identifies Temperature
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40
Modern Connected CPAP Devices
Modern Connected CPAP Devices
The Sefam 'Sleepbox' CPAP Machine Keeps Full Track of Treatment
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39
Navigational Bike GPSs
Navigational Bike GPSs
The 'Orion' GPS Finds the Best Bicycle Route to Get You There Quicker
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38
Smart Parking Sensor Lights
Smart Parking Sensor Lights
The STRIKER Concepts Garage Parking Sensor Keeps an Eye on Distance
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37
Expanding Monitor Peripherals
Expanding Monitor Peripherals
The Slidenjoy Dual Monitor Extender Works with a Mac or a PC
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36
Modern WiFi Radio Speakers
Modern WiFi Radio Speakers
The Tivoli Model One Digital FM Radio Speaker is Future-Ready
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35
Analog Camera-Upgrading Devices
Analog Camera-Upgrading Devices
The 'I'm Back' Turns Analog Cameras into DSLRs
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34
Dog-Washing Vacuum Cleaners
Dog-Washing Vacuum Cleaners
The Bissell 'BarkBath' Enables Dog Bathing in a Fraction of Time
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33
Pocket-Sized Laptops
Pocket-Sized Laptops
The GPD Pocket Laptop Boasts a Full Keyboard and Display
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32
Transformative Outdoor Tool Systems
Transformative Outdoor Tool Systems
The DeWalt Flexvolt System Offers Several Tools in One
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31
Tall Self-Driving Vehicles
Tall Self-Driving Vehicles
The 'Nomic' Autonomous Transportation Vehicle Has an Extended Height
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30
Modular Photography Packs
Modular Photography Packs
The Lexdray San Francisco Camera Pack Transitions for Different Needs
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29
Intuitive Smart Condom Rings
Intuitive Smart Condom Rings
This Condom Takes a Variety of Measurements During Intercourse
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28
Aquatic 4K Camera Drones
Aquatic 4K Camera Drones
The 'Gladius' Drone Enables Users to Take Underwater Photography
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27
Illuminating Safety Helmet Lights
Illuminating Safety Helmet Lights
The 'Smart Helmet' Illuminates Frontwards and Backwards
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26
In-store Checkout Apps
In-store Checkout Apps
Wal-mart's Scan & Go Technology Helps Customers Skip Busy Checkout Lines
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25
Electrolysis Clothing Washers
Electrolysis Clothing Washers
The 'WASHWOW' Wash Machine Cleans Clothes without Detergent
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24
Connectivity-Enabling Switches
Connectivity-Enabling Switches
The 'Kancy' Wireless Smart Switch Can be Used with Almost Anything
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23
Location-Tracking Child Wearables
Location-Tracking Child Wearables
The 'Findly' Tracking Watch Keeps an Eye on Child Location
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22
Virtual Museum Exhibitions
Virtual Museum Exhibitions
'Concrete Storm' Must Be Experienced with Microsoft’s Hololens
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21
Voice-Muffling Face Masks
Voice-Muffling Face Masks
The 'Hushme' Voice Mask Allows for Private Calls in Open Spaces
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20
Solar Window Pane Chargers
Solar Window Pane Chargers
The Notos Solar Window Charger Keeps Devices Running
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19
LTE-Enabled Mini Laptops
LTE-Enabled Mini Laptops
The 'KS-PRO' Ultra Mobile Snapdragon 8-Inch PC Runs Windows 10
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18
Vertical Self-Care Gardens
Vertical Self-Care Gardens
The 'Citysens' Indoor Gardening System is Ideal for Small Spaces
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17
Home-Sanitizing Lights
Home-Sanitizing Lights
The 'Orb' Germ-Killing UV Light Ball Enables Environmental Sanitization
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16
Bike-Upgrading Electric Wheels
Bike-Upgrading Electric Wheels
The 'UrbanX' Electric Bike Wheels Quickly Upgrade Existing Bicycles
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15
Solar Panel Security Cameras
Solar Panel Security Cameras
The 'Solar Cam' HD Outdoor Security Camera Draws Energy from the Sun
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14
Autonomous Transportation Pods
Autonomous Transportation Pods
Volkswagen's Sedric Car Pod Concept Looks to the Future of Driving
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13
Aquatic Rescue Drones
Aquatic Rescue Drones
The Parrot Recon Drone Locates and Rescues Those in the Water
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12
Solar Panel Window Coverings
Solar Panel Window Coverings
The 'Solar Blind' Solar Window Coverings Generate Power
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11
Power Tool-Powered Vehicles
Power Tool-Powered Vehicles
The 'TOXIC' Racer Vehicle is 3D-Printed and Powered by a Drill
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10
Multifunctional Cooking Appliances
Multifunctional Cooking Appliances
The All-Clad Prep & Cook Food Cooking Appliance Does it All
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9
Multi-Dish Meal Cookers
Multi-Dish Meal Cookers
The Haier Multipurpose Cooker Makes Meal Cooking a Simpler Affair
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8
Flip Top Portable Projectors
Flip Top Portable Projectors
The 'Hemera' Compact Projector Has No Buttons or Controls
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7
Power-Assisted City Trikes
Power-Assisted City Trikes
The Audi 'Formula Zero' Urban Vehicle Transports Riders Short Distances
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6
Connected Refrigerator Coffee Tables
Connected Refrigerator Coffee Tables
The 'Sobro' Living Room Coffee Table Has Speakers and More
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5
Vehicle Security Trackers
Vehicle Security Trackers
The 'Mankiw' Car GPS Tracker Offers Real-Time Tracking for Drivers
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4
Modern Abstract Cellphones
Modern Abstract Cellphones
This Nokia Handset is Minimalist and Focuses on the Future
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3
Interactive Robotic Pet Sitters
Interactive Robotic Pet Sitters
The 'Pebby' Entertains Your Pooch When You're Away
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2
Workout-Augmenting Gadgets
Workout-Augmenting Gadgets
The 'BlazePod' Workout Fitness Device Randomizes Exercises
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1
Redefined Futuristic Sports Cars
Redefined Futuristic Sports Cars
The Nissan Anion is an Electric Two-Seat Car with Power
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