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Review: FPLife Lockbook Fingerprint Scanning Notebook

Review: FPLife Lockbook Fingerprint Scanning Notebook
We all have stuff that we want to write down that we don’t want others to see. That stuff might be your to-do list, corporate details, or perhaps a list of the cutest girls in math class. The catch is that if you want biometric sort of security to protect…

CowTech Ciclop 3D Scanner: The One-eyed Scan is Cheap

CowTech Ciclop 3D Scanner: The One-eyed Scan is Cheap
Three years ago I used one of my cooler puns on the Photon 3D scanner, which I called cheap because you could snag it from its crowdfunding campaign for $390 (USD). CowTech Engineering’s $99 Ciclop 3D scanner takes that crown in a lop-sided price war, and supposedly without sacrificing on…
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5axismaker Multi-fabricator: Mill, Scan, Print, Spray & Cut

5axismaker Multi-fabricator: Mill, Scan, Print, Spray & Cut
We’ve seen a couple of compact machines that can print, scan or mill objects. Fedor Gridnev and Elena Gaidar want to raise the bar for affordable workshop machines with the 5axismaker. It’s a 5-axis milling machine, a 3D printer, a 3D scanner, a water jet cutter and a wire cutter…

FiDELYS Smartwatch: The Eyes Have It

FiDELYS Smartwatch: The Eyes Have It
There’s a good reason for biometric security, since it ensures that most of your information on your devices or computer doesn’t get stolen or swiped too easily. Using your eyes as your password is the stuff of science fiction and spy movies, which is why this watch is so cool.…

PocketScan Mobile Scanner: If You Can Touch It, You Can Scan It

PocketScan Mobile Scanner: If You Can Touch It, You Can Scan It
There are apps that let you use your mobile device to scan documents and images, but if you want a dedicated mobile scanner check out PocketScan. It connects to iPads as well as Windows and OS X computers via Bluetooth and has a built-in battery. Like LG’s Smart Scan Mouse,…

Samsung Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Scanner Already Hacked!

Samsung Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Scanner Already Hacked!
It might have taken some extra time, but Samsung quickly adopted biometric security on their new S5 flagship Android phone. However, it didn’t take hackers long to figure out a way to defeat it.…

Amazon Dash Makes Ordering Groceries via AmazonFresh Even Easier

Amazon Dash Makes Ordering Groceries via AmazonFresh Even Easier
I’m not such a fan of going to the grocery store. It’s a pain in the butt and my kids always want to buy stuff I know they won’t eat. I also always forget to buy something important because I get distracted by all the samples. This is one of…

Myris Iris Scanner Uses Your Eyes as Your Password

Myris Iris Scanner Uses Your Eyes as Your Password
A lot of people I know mix up their passwords because they have so many accounts online. Sometimes, it gets difficult to keep track of all the passwords you’ve created and used over the years. Aiming to provide an alternative to passwords is eyeLock’s Myris iris scanner.…

Finger Scanner Concept: The Most Compact Barcode Scanner Ever

Finger Scanner Concept: The Most Compact Barcode Scanner Ever
I tried working as a cashier at a friend’s store once, and I have to say, it was tough. You would think that it’s all fun and games, pointing the scanning gun at the barcodes of items that people have bought, but it’s harder than you think. I realized that…

3D Printing Fine Art: Downloadable Masterpiece

3D Printing Fine Art: Downloadable Masterpiece
In the future, we may not need to go to museums and other repositories of art in order to admire paintings and sculptures. We may be able to print inch-perfect replicas of artworks that, to the untrained eyes, look exactly the same as the original. Engineer Tim Zaman showed that…

Zeus 3D Printer Introduces 3D Faxing: Zero Day Delivery

Zeus 3D Printer Introduces 3D Faxing: Zero Day Delivery
Just a couple of weeks ago I thought that this versatile 3D printer was the 21st century printer, copier, scanner and fax machine. I was wrong. AIO Robotics’ Zeus 3D printer is that machine. It prints, scans, copies and faxes 3d objects. Yep, fax.…

FABtotum 3D Printer, Scanner and Milling Machine: One Stop Shop

FABtotum 3D Printer, Scanner and Milling Machine: One Stop Shop
Meet the descendant of the all-in-one scanner, copier, printer and fax machine. The FABtotum Personal Fabricator lets you print, scan and mill objects in just one compact device. Think of it as the Dremel tool for the 21st century. It’s what makers want for Christmas.…

Photon 3D Scanner: A Scanner Cheaply

Photon 3D Scanner: A Scanner Cheaply
Slowly but surely, 3D printers are becoming more user-friendly and affordable. The Photon is proof that 3D scanners are following suit, thanks in no small part to crowdfunding and the creativity of small startups. Invented by Adam Brandejs and Drew Cox, Photon is beautiful, easy to use and affordable.…

Outbox Digitizes Snail Mail and Shreds the Originals

Outbox Digitizes Snail Mail and Shreds the Originals
I’ll admit that this side of something I order from Amazon or a paycheck, I’m not big on getting mail in my mailbox anymore. It seems like I get reams of sales flyers and scams trying to get me to buy extended warranties for my car that I end up…

Lynx A 3D Camera: Point & Shoot & Model & Capture

Lynx A 3D Camera: Point & Shoot & Model & Capture
It didn’t take long for hackers to use the Kinect to create 3D models by scanning real world objects. Microsoft has also pitched in to the scene, but an upstart company from Austin, Texas could introduce the next step in affordable 3D modeling. They’re working on a portable 3D camera…

Doxie Go Scanner: For Those Still Dealing with Mounds of Paper

Doxie Go Scanner: For Those Still Dealing with Mounds of Paper
Even though there are apps for using smartphones as portable scanners, they don’t always get all of the details, and it’s tough to get a steady image. That’s one of the reasons why Doxie’s portable scanners are useful for people trying to rid themselves of paper in their offices.…
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