The SteelSeries Arctis 3 Console is touted as the best budget-priced wired gaming headset, and you can get a pair for $33.99 shipped, today only, originally $69.99. Featuring premium woven ski goggle fabric, a ski goggle suspension band that contours to all head shapes, AirWeave ear cushions, a ClearCast bi-directional microphone, and on-ear controls. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
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Giulio Zompetti is a collector of all things Apple Inc., and he recently came across a couple of extremely rare prototypes. More specifically, transparent Apple AirPods and a 29W charger that came bundled with an older generation MacBook Air (2018). Unfortunately, no other information was provided, but he does have quite the collection, including an Apple Watch prototype and a functional AirPower charging pad. Read more for additional pictures and information.
ASUS is known for their computers, video cards and gaming accessories, but today, they’ve unveiled the PureGo PD100. This innovative food safety detection device is capable of identifying pesticides, pollutants, and other residues from fruits or vegetables. Thanks to its intuitive “drop-in” design, simply submerse the device within the food container and it automatically checks for pesticides as well as other contaminants. Read more for a video and additional information.
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Valve’s Steam Deck is coming sooner than later, and it’s only logical for a few competitors to pop up, especially from Razer. This new handheld game console will allegedly be powered by Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon G3x SoC and feature a large 120Hz HDR OLED screen, along with a 6000mAh battery. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Steve Verze from London received the world’s first 3D-printed prosthetic eye at Moorfields Eye Hospital last week and should reduce the manufacturing process to 2-3 weeks, with the initial appointment taking just 30-minutes. In a normal prosthetic appointment, the patient is required to undergo a 2-hour session to mold their eye socket, before the prosthesis is fitted and then painted. Read more for a video and additional information.
Researchers from the University of Vermont, Tufts University, and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University have created the first-ever, self-replicating living robots, called Xenobots 3.0. What is a living robot? They are capable of going out, finding cells, and build copies of themselves repeatedly. They are made from 3,000 embryonic skin cells of an African clawed frog. Read more for a video and additional information.
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Most know Radio Flyer as the American toy company that makes the iconic red toy wagon, but one thing you’ll probably never see is a life-sized version, that is unless…you get this custom-built vehicle. It’s touted as a “Kansas Chief Party Wagon” that seats up to 12 passengers, and is apparently street legal, or at least in some states, thanks to turn signals, brake lights, headlights, as well as a horn. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The 15.6″ Samsung Galaxy Book Pro Laptop may not be the most expensive, but it definitely does not lack in features, and you can get one for $699.99 shipped, Cyber Monday only, originally $1099.99. Measuring just 0.46-inches thick, this laptop packs a 15.6-inch Super AMOLED screen, 11th Gen Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, 512GB SSD, and a battery good for up to 20-hours of use on a single charge. Product page – or check out all the Cyber Monday deals here.
Researchers have for the first time ever detected of neutrino candidates, which are called nature’s ghost particles, produced by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the CERN facility near Geneva, Switzerland. During particle collisions at the LHC, some of the neutrinos produced smash into nuclei in the dense metals, thus creating particles that travel through the emulsion layers and create marks that can be seen following processing. Read more for a video on ghost particles and additional information.
Can’t wait for the Nintendo Switch Pro, which is rumored to be announced next year, but want to supersize your current console? If so, then look no further than the ORION UpSwitch. Simply put, this is a 11.6-inch 1080p portable gaming monitor that can be attached to an undocked Nintendo Switch, complete with an HDMI port, USB-C port, stereo speakers, Joy-Con grip sliders, and a kickstand. Read more for a video and additional information.