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Jun
2019

Link smashes the sneaker and flip-flop together to create a weird wearable outsole

Stepping out like you you're staying in

The way-out-of-the-box skimpy shoe market slowed down considerably since the trendy barefoot days of fuzzy five-toed shoe socks and chainmail foot sleeves just a few years back. Lately, though, it feels like it might be making something of a comeback. We've seen a few oddball ultralight footwear concepts in recent months, and the Link flip-shoe is possibly the weirdest of them all, the lightest slice of footwear we've seen since adhesive foot pads. Designed to combine the advantages of flip-flops and sneakers into one, these "sole-based shoes" keep your feet free, cool and protected ... and probably at the business end of an endless flurry of sneers and jokes.

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Category: Outdoors

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18
Jun
2019

The newest Amazon Kindle Oasis adjusts its display based on the time of day

The latest Kindle comes with a color temperature-adjustable display

A new Kindle Oasis has arrived for 2019, and Amazon's top-of-the-line ereader features one big upgrade from its predecessor: a display that can change its color temperature automatically throughout the day to reduce the strain on your eyes.

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Category: Mobile Technology

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18
Jun
2019

Autonomous drone gets the goods on forest fires

The quadcopter is equipped with thermal and optical cameras

When a forest fire is starting, it's vitally important for firefighting crews to know exactly what it is that they're up against, so they can prepare most effectively. A new Spanish project is helping to make that happen, utilizing an autonomous intel-gathering drone.

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Category: Drones

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Jun
2019

Hasselblad launches faster, cheaper X System medium format camera

The next installment in Hasselblad's X System cameras: the X1D II 50C medium format mirrorless camera

Hasselblad marked its 75th birthday with the release of the X1D in 2016, which was billed as the world's first compact mirrorless medium format camera. The system has continued to evolve, and the company has now announced the new X1D II 50C – with improved usability, better performance and a cheaper price tag.

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Category: Digital Cameras

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