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  • Want a hoverboard? You need $10K and a bit of faith in magnetic tech
  • Google takes big leap of faith in next-gen augmented reality tech
  • E Fun cheap Nextbook tablet isn't just for the kids

Want a hoverboard? You need $10K and a bit of faith in magnetic tech

Want a hoverboard? You need $10K and a bit of faith in magnetic tech

A company called Arx Pax has launched a Kickstarter campaign for what it is calling the Hendo Hoverboard, which may well be the world's first real hoverboard. But the technology the company is using goes far beyond the hoverboard.

Google takes big leap of faith in next-gen augmented reality tech

Google takes big leap of faith in next-gen augmented reality tech

Google is leading a $542 million investment in a virtual reality company called Magic Leap. While the specific goals of Magic Leap are currently unknown, the company promises great advancements in the fields of augmented and virtual reality.

E Fun cheap Nextbook tablet isn't just for the kids

E Fun cheap Nextbook tablet isn't just for the kids

E Fun debuts a Windows-powered tablet that's priced below $200. It makes a few concessions in the name of affordability, but it's a capable 2-in-1 tablet.

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