Some of the most offensive texts gals have received from guys

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 20 August 2015

We’ve all had those heartless texts, when the person sending them just doesn’t put any thought into what they’re saying. And so many of us have received texts like these that Elite Daily decided to make a funny-but-no-so-funny vid about them.

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Yes! You can now zip to places on this Roomba-like transporter

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Thursday 13 August 2015

Forget the Lexus hoverboard. The WalkCar is one strangely alluring Roomba-like skateboard you can pack away in your bag when not in use. Made of sleek aluminium, it’s set to launch on Kickstarter in the next few months in two versions: indoor and outdoor. And it will weigh just 2 to 3 kg. That’s certainly lighter […]

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

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

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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

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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

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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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This company wants to plant one billion trees worldwide using drones

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By Ry Padarath in New Eco on Tuesday 23 June 2015

In their relatively short life spans, it’s fair to say that drones have attracted a pretty negative reputation. At the milder end of the spectrum, they are annoying disturbances to our privacy that could singlehandedly lead to the death of topless sunbaking and nude beaches. At the other end of the scale, the Reaper and Predator drones used by the US military rain death from sky and often result in terrible consequences for innocent civilians in the same area as their targets.

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i-D and Microsoft take us on a visual journey of the stunning subcultures throughout history

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By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Saturday 6 June 2015

We’ve lived through some of the most extraordinary subcultural movements in history – from the nightclub scene of the New Romantics to the nostalgic 90’s trends of Seapunk. And i-D has built a reputation for covering all of it. To celebrate 30 years of beauty in every subculture, this iconic magazine has partnered with Microsoft to explore a journey of subcultures, all with the help of the HP Spectre x360.

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Tempescope an invention that simulates the weather forecast in a box

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By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Monday 1 June 2015

For when you’ve had enough of the weatherman, which is like, always. The Tempescope is a cool invention that lets you know of tomorrow’s weather forecast by actually simulating sunshine, rain, fog, and even lightning indoors.

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New medical invention can take samples of your blood without using a needle

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By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Tuesday 28 April 2015

Squeamish people, rejoice. A startup company has come up with an invention that can take your blood sample without having to use those scary needles. And we can be using it as early as next year. HemoLink is a small ping pong-sized device that can extract your blood using a painless vacuum.

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Grab a texting hat if you keep losing eye contact due to obsessive texting

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By Rachel Oakley in Tech on Wednesday 22 April 2015

We’ve become a world obsessed with technology. We’re constantly glued to our phones and we think nothing of interrupting a meal with friends (or a movie!) to reply to a text. And everyone knows you can’t stop at one text, so there’s a new product available for the tech-obsessed: the Texting Hat.

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Futuristic concept car that can split into two motorcycles is the solution to traffic

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By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Wednesday 15 April 2015

Imagine yourself stuck in traffic. Now instead of remaining stuck, you simply press a button and your entire car suddenly splits into two motorcycles, letting you and your passenger speed off ahead of other uncool vehicles. Yeah, just like Batman

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#This_Generation posters shows the crazy link between our lives and technology

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Thursday 9 April 2015

How connected are we to technology these days? Well, if we’re honest, we’re probably a little too connected with all our blogs and social media interactions and emailing and online shopping. Designer Ajit Johnson knows this all too well and created a series of fun posters that reveal just how our daily lives are taken over my technology.

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USB Mixtapes allow kids of today to share music like it’s the ‘80s

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 7 April 2015

Sydney-based designer Tiffany Roddis has just revived a part of the ‘80s that we sorely miss: the mixtape. By mixing (no pun intended) old and modern technologies, she brings back the good ‘ol days of compiling all our favourite tunes in one awesome cassette.

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Wear this ring to control music, play games and even send tweets

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By Rachel Oakley in New Music on Sunday 29 March 2015

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Always wanted to control your beats in the simplest way possible? Put a ring on it! Prepare to be blown away. It doesn’t look like much but Ring is about to change the way we live. How? Well, this tiny piece of technology has been created to be used in almost any situation that requires a click of the finger. But instead of reaching out, by wearing Ring, all you have to do is draw your own gestures in the air.

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