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Tech is always evolving – creating new solutions to problems so we can be insanely productive… or silly. We find the cutting edge products that help us do both because you can’t be a creative without a little fun. Scroll down for a look at some of the wildest, coolest, bizarre and amazing inventions that have recently arrived.  Your colleagues will be jealous of your new toys.

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Need a boost of motivation in your life? Invest in yourself and watch your dreams come true

Chloe Olewitz Contributor

By Chloe Olewitz in Tech on Monday 24 August 2015

No matter where you are in this crazy ride called life, investing in yourself is a tried and true step to encourage your own success and a better state of mind. 

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Starting a new project? All you need is a little confidence

Chloe Olewitz Contributor

By Chloe Olewitz in Tech on Monday 17 August 2015

It seems like everyone’s working on a new project these days. Whether you hear your friend is starting a new business, or you’re burning the midnight oil to make your passion project come to life after working the dayshift at your job, we live in a world fascinated by success. 

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This dating site makes you agree to be faithful

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Thursday 13 August 2015

Unfaithful partner? Give that S.O.B. the flick and move on with the help of a new dating site: Fidelity Dating. As the name suggests, Fidelity Dating is for people who’ve suffered from a relationship with a cheating partner. Because you might feel a little nervous about dating again, this dating site actually makes its users sign a contract and pledge to be faithful.

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Are you better off learning to code, or learning to speak a new language?

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in Tech on Thursday 6 August 2015

What an epic question this is: to learn to code vs learning a foreign language. Most people are likely to have an immediate opinion one way or the other, but can usually point out the advantages of both. However the steps and advantages to learning how to code and learning a foreign language are more similar than you might think.

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This insane bed will toss you out to make sure you never oversleep again

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Thursday 6 August 2015

Never worry about oversleeping ever again, because now you’ll be too busy worrying about something else completely. YouTube Colin Furze has invented a kooky bed that wakes you up by throwing you out.

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No matter what you know about technology, learning basic tech skills is easier than you think

Chloe Olewitz Contributor

By Chloe Olewitz in Tech on Tuesday 4 August 2015

Regardless of whether or not you consider yourself a digital native, learning about tech is important. But learning some basic tech skills doesn’t have to mean selling your soul, or changing your lifestyle.

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If Nintendo made a smartphone, it would probably look like this

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Monday 27 July 2015

Bangkok-based designer Pierre Cerveau brings back childhood memories after he released a glorious concept: the Smart Boy, a Nintendo Game Boy-inspired smartphone. What sets it apart from smartphones currently out on the market is that it integrates modern-day technology with nostalgia. For instance, it features a power-saving 8-bit mode; an attachable ‘Game Bat’ controller, which […]

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Ask Siri what’s zero divided by zero and you’ll get burned

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Tuesday 14 July 2015

iPhone users who have upgraded to iOS 8 are bound to get a savage burn from Siri whenever they ask her the question: ‘Siri, what is zero divided by zero’.

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Stop the presses: Lexus just made a real-life hoverboard

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Thursday 25 June 2015

When Marty McFly arrives from the past in October, rest assured he’ll be having a hoverboard to ride on. Well, a prototype at least. Lexus has released a short teaser video showing their latest device: a wood deck with smoke fuming out of its sides and seemingly levitating off the ground.

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LAEM gets hands-on with the Lumia 640 XL

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in Tech on Wednesday 24 June 2015

Lost At E Minor hit the water on glorious Sydney Harbour to experience Sydney’s Vivid Festival from a different perspective – by boat! Floating about near the Opera House alive with illuminated images was a ball of fun, and we also had some hands on time with the Windows Lumia 640 XL.

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Dad’s boring old tie now acts as an exciting wifi hotspot

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Tuesday 23 June 2015

Canadian agency Grip Limited has answered every father’s dream. They’ve turned Dad’s classic tie into a Wi-Fi hotspot.

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Bizarre gadgets that are every bit useful as they are useless

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Tuesday 23 June 2015

You thought you saw it all in terms of technology, but Japanese company Pantogram is back and they’re twisting our minds with their usefully useless gadgets in a new book that translates to ‘Parallel World Souvenir Notebook’.

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Forget passwords! Japanese smartphone allows you to pay with your eyes

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Wednesday 17 June 2015

Welcome to the future, everyone. Forget those passwords when paying for things online – now all you need is a set of eyes to make a transaction thanks to a very nifty Japanese smartphone, the Arrows NX.

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Calling all creatives! We’ve found the perfect notebook for all your tasks in Microsoft’s HP Spectre x360

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Monday 15 June 2015

Everyday you’re bombarded with new tech products on the market and it can be difficult knowing which one is suitable for your lifestyle. Well, we’ve got a secret: we’ve finally found the perfect notebook for creatives just like you. It’s Microsoft’s HP Spectre x360 and it’s much more than a sleek design.

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The future of space travel arrives before the future: Ferrari’s spacecraft

Joe Frost Contributor

By Joe Frost in Tech on Friday 12 June 2015

Ferrari have almost 80 years of history designing and creating some of the most advanced automobiles on the market, both in aesthetics and function. So it makes sense that the Italian company are looking to the future as well, with their design chief having designed the Italian sports car company’s first spacecraft.

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