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50 Innovations in Protection

From Low Key Life Vests to Bullet-Proof Bras

— December 23, 2009 — Tech
Innovations in protection keep you and I alive. I can’t think of one day that I haven’t survived without my octopus armor. Not a day goes by that I don’t thank my lucky stars for my personal security copter.

Innovations in protection can be both amazing and ridiculous. From sweet treat savers to personalized body armor, it’s all here and waiting to protect you. Enjoy!

Implications - Even if you never do end up using this awesome armor for its intended purpose, you can still walk around looking like an utter and completed bad ass. Heck, there's even armor for your cute, cuddly canine to stay rough and tumble. Plus, these innovations in protection would surely help in the event of a zombie apocalypse, and I know you're preparing for that.
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Online Rep Protection
Online Rep Protection
Tiger Two, Distilled, Reputation Defender
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49
Battle-Ready Athletic Gear
Battle-Ready Athletic Gear
Nike Introduces Maximum Protection Pro Combat Line
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48
Inflatable Seat Belts
Inflatable Seat Belts
Ford Merges Air Bags and Seat Belts for Extra Crash Protection
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47
Keyboard Napkins
Keyboard Napkins
Protection From Grease & Crumbs
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46
Neck Braces for Concertgoers
Neck Braces for Concertgoers
Doctor Recommends Protection for Headbangers
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45
Personal Security Copters
Personal Security Copters
'Guardian Angel' Communicates With Others When in Need
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44
Designer Camera Protection
Designer Camera Protection
Colourful Patent Leather Cases
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43
Banana Protectors 2
Banana Protectors 2
Nana Banana Saver Prevents Browning
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42
Teen Film Phone Protectors
Teen Film Phone Protectors
The 'Superbad' iPhone Cover is Chicka Chicka Yeah
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41
Drinkable Sun Protection
Drinkable Sun Protection
LycoRed's Tomato Supplement
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40
Personal Produce Protectors
Personal Produce Protectors
Reusable Fruitsuits To Save Your Bananas From Mushing
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39
Bra Protectors
Bra Protectors
Smart Broad Bra Smart Travel
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38
Glowing Banana Protectors
Glowing Banana Protectors
The BananaGuard Prevents Mushing AND It Glows in the Dark
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37
Pocket Bodyguards
Pocket Bodyguards
The BodyGard 5-in-1 Emergency Tool Fits on Your Keychain
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36
Fashion Helmets for Runways
Fashion Helmets for Runways
Protection for Next Miss USA?
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35
Expandable Surge Protectors
Expandable Surge Protectors
The 'Socket Sense' Expands to Fit All Your Plugs
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34
Wii Damage Prevention
Wii Damage Prevention
TV Armor Screen Protectors
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33
Novelty Electrical Socket Accessories
Novelty Electrical Socket Accessories
The Electroman Surge Protector
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32
Noise Protection for Children
Noise Protection for Children
Peltor Kid Ear Muffs
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31
Bridge-Shaped Surge Protectors
Bridge-Shaped Surge Protectors
The PowerBridge is Perfect for Plug Management
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30
Extreme Sports Shields
Extreme Sports Shields
Hydro Tec-Hydration Protection for Snowboarders
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29
Lumber Gadget Protectors
Lumber Gadget Protectors
Wooden iPod Touch Covers Keep Your Gear Safe
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28
Economic iPhone Protectors
Economic iPhone Protectors
Case-Mate's Utilitarian 'Recession Case' Saves You Money, Not Style
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27
Couture Knee Pads
Couture Knee Pads
Vivienne Westwood Brings Protection to Formal Wear in Milan
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26
Political Protest Protection
Political Protest Protection
The Miranda Camera
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25
Octopus Armor
Octopus Armor
Ad Shows Cuki Aluminum Foil Used As Knightly Fish Protection
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24
Low-Key Life Vests
Low-Key Life Vests
The Sleek ‘Swim Guard' Stays Put Until It's Inflated
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23
Time-Sensitive Surge Protectors
Time-Sensitive Surge Protectors
The Belkin TimeOutlet Design Has 4 Timed Sections
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22
Bullet Proof Bras
Bullet Proof Bras
German Breast Protection
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21
Retro Gadget Protectors
Retro Gadget Protectors
The Etch A Sketch iPhone Cover is the Best Thing Ever
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20
Carbon Fiber Coasters
Carbon Fiber Coasters
Table Protection That Might Actually Get Used
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19
Perfect Manicure Protection
Perfect Manicure Protection
Slip-On Nail Shields Prevent Smudges
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18
Air-Padded Car Seats
Air-Padded Car Seats
Airbag Technology Provides Extra Protection for Tots
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17
Bullet Proof Baby Protection
Bullet Proof Baby Protection
Woman Shoots at Baby on Bulletproofbaby Spoof Site
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16
Pink Taser C2 Personal Protector
Pink Taser C2 Personal Protector
Protect Yourself in Style
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15
Cocoon-Like Car Covers
Cocoon-Like Car Covers
Touchless Paint Job Protection Looks Like a Tent for Your Ride
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14
Female Bodyguards
Female Bodyguards
U-Nome Feminine Celebrity Security
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13
Sweet Treat Protection
Sweet Treat Protection
'Cupcase' Individual Cupcake Carriers Prevent Damage and Contamination
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12
Stiletto Protectors
Stiletto Protectors
Solemates High Heeler
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11
Wooden Mobile Cases
Wooden Mobile Cases
Substrata Creates Sleek Handmade iPhone Protectors
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10
Urban Lady Vehicles
Urban Lady Vehicles
The Protector Three Wheeled Motorcycle Designed for Women and Children
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9
Posh Mobile Protectors
Posh Mobile Protectors
The Darius Series iPhone 3G Case Promotes Perfection
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8
Carbon Fiber Cases
Carbon Fiber Cases
Super-Strong Mobile Phone Protection for iPhone 3G
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7
Toddler Head Protection
Toddler Head Protection
Thudguard Baby Helmet
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6
Personalized Body Armor
Personalized Body Armor
Pitbull Armory Makes Heavy Metal Protection for Your Bff
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5
Footwear Umbrellas
Footwear Umbrellas
Shuella Shoe Protectors
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4
Cleavage Cylinders
Cleavage Cylinders
KUSH Wrinkle Protectors for Large-Chested Ladies
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3
Ribbed Motorcycle Helmets
Ribbed Motorcycle Helmets
'Gladiator' Dome Protector Channels Ancient Rome and Your Inner Badass
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2
Self-Defense Stilettos
Self-Defense Stilettos
Well-Heeled Protection
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1
Self Defense Public Awareness Ads
Self Defense Public Awareness Ads
Pepper Spray
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