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07.06.16
Spector captures printed fonts and sends the details to InDesign
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Spector captures printed fonts and sends the details to InDesign

The handheld device identifies typefaces and hues like Shazam does for songs.

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11.06.15
We turned on the Nintendo PlayStation: It's real and it works
11.06.15

We turned on the Nintendo PlayStation: It's real and it works

When a mysterious "Nintendo PlayStation" prototype with both an SNES cartridge slot and a CD drive...

By R. Lai,   11.06.15
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10.14.15
Inside Apple's Mac accessory testing lab
10.14.15

Inside Apple's Mac accessory testing lab

Backchannel was given a rare tour of Apple's Input Design Lab, where it tests new Mac accessories.

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09.23.15
Gel-filled touchscreen creates real buttons on demand
09.23.15

Gel-filled touchscreen creates real buttons on demand

The GelTouch prototype is a little rough around the edges, but it's a pretty neat concept nonetheless.

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05.22.15
Guy hoverboards across a Canadian lake and into history
05.22.15

Guy hoverboards across a Canadian lake and into history

No, this isn't some guerilla marketing campaign for Back to the Future's upcoming pseudo-anniversa...

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02.13.15
Olympus' new lens camera can be (incredibly) upgraded
02.13.15

Olympus' new lens camera can be (incredibly) upgraded

This is no DSLR. It's not even a bridge camera. This is actually Olympus' recently announced Air l...

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02.05.15
Pentax is finally getting a full-frame DSLR
02.05.15

Pentax is finally getting a full-frame DSLR

Pentax has fallen off the DSLR radar of late, unless you're looking for a medium-format camera or...

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