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Ganker Fighting Robot

Ganker's Fighting Robot is fully-customizable and features a modular design, with many parts pre-equipped with servo motors for responsive movements. Every piece of robot armor is equipped with a sensor to detect contact. When it's struck in specific critical areas one health point of "blood" is deducted. If your "blood" level reaches zero, you lose the match. Once built, a smartphone app lets you easily control the machine in real-time, while keeping score when battling with a friend. Get one here now. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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Lift eFoil Surfboard

How about an electric surfboard that lets you fly over water? Introducing the Lift eFoil. Constructed mostly from carbon fiber, kevlar, fiberglass, and stainless steel, this watercraft boasts a motor powered by a lithium battery pack good for a top speed of 15 miles per hour. On a full charge (2.5-hours to recharge), expect up to 1-hour of riding time. Riders control it with two handheld Bluetooth devices, and by simply pressing the lever on the controller, the motor responds instantly, while letting you also throttle the speed back in case the power is low. One caveat: pre-orders will currently run you $12,000 per board. Continue reading for more fascinating pictures from around the web.

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Atari 9000

Unlike other tablets, the Atari 9000 doubles as a portable gaming console, complete with joystick and paddle controllers. It's powered by Android, and also offers scrolling, zooming, and use with a stylus, which is basically the joystick handle. You can also hook it up to the big screen for a truly retro gaming experience. Continue reading for more pictures.

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OFM Gaming Chair

OFM Essentials Racing-Style Gaming Chair is great for work or play, and it's being offered for just $65.59 shipped, today only, originally $90.84. With contoured segmented padding, integrated padded headrest, and padded arms, this video game chair provides quality support and comfort for hours of play. Features height adjustment, seat back recline control, flip up arms and 360° of swivel. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video review and more information.

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SCG003S

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Finally, nearly 2-years after making its debut, the Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG003C is becoming a reality. At $2-million and limited to 325-units worldwide, this street-legal hypercar is powered by a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 engine that generates in excess of 750 hp (559 kW) and 590 lb-ft (799 Nm) of torque, mated to a 7-speed transmission. All this is good for a 0-60 mph time of under 2.9 seconds and a top speed of 217 mph (349 km/h). Continue reading for a video walkthrough, more pictures and information.

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APC 600VA UPS Battery Backup

The APC Back-UPS 600VA UPS Battery Backup & Surge Protector with USB Charging Port keeps your devices running even during a power outage, and it's being offered for just $44.50 shipped, today only, originally $74.99. When power is interrupted or fluctuates outside safe levels, the BE600M1 instantly provides clean battery power to your sensitive electronics. Work safely throughout brief outages or save your data and safely shut down electronics during extended outages. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on unboxing video and more information.

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Ataribox

Atari officially revealed its first console in over 20 years, and it's called the "Ataribox". It will be available in two models - one with brown wood found on the original Atari 2600, and the other edition in red and black with a glass front panel. The console will feature several classics built-in, with "current content" being offered at a later date. Continue reading for more pictures sand information.

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Rabing RC Drone

Rabing's RC Drone can be folded up just like the DJI Mavic Pro, and it's being offered for just $89.99 shipped. Just download the "SMAO FPV" app on your mobile phone, connect to the drone, and you'll be able to design your flight path directly on the screen. Once connected, you can also use the handset for a FPV beamed directly from the drone. Product page. Continue reading for an in-depth video review and more information.

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Leaked Nokia 8

Finally, the first production Nokia 8 images have leaked, and it confirms dual rear 13-megapixel cameras with Carl Zeiss optics. Slated for a July 31st launch, it will also feature a 5.3-inch display (2560 x 1440), Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB / 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, and dual-SIM compatibility. Continue reading for a video and more information.

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Lazareth Moke Amphibie

Lazareth's Moke Amphibie appears to be a miniature Jeep or golf cart at first, but drive the vehicle in to water? It becomes an amphibious machine, powered by a small single cylinder 400cc Euro 4 engine. Combined with an aluminum body, it can achieve speeds of up to 55mph on the road. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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