8 innovative gadget gifts for the techie in your life

What will make the techie in your life happy over the holidays? Try these brand new gadgets that all have a high-end feature that sets them apart from the pack. We tested each one to make sure they perform according to the specs and meet the demanding needs of true geeks.

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20TB Hard Drives Will be Made of Glass

Hard drive capacities could grow to 20TB by 2020, though hitting these drive sizes will require a rethink of the platter technology used in today’s 3.5-inch drives.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/255048-20tb-hard-drives-made-glass-substrates?source=Computing

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Amazon offers Prime members more discounted phones

In exchange for the price reductions, Prime members who opt for one of these phones will have to deal with personalized offers and ads displayed on the lock screen.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/28/amazon-offers-prime-members-more-discounted-phones.html

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Netflix's new Interactive Storytelling feature puts you in the director's chair

There’s no shortage of movies and shows for you to binge on Netflix, but sometimes, even in the midst of all these choices, boredom pervades. No longer, thanks to Netflix’s Interactive Storytelling.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/21/netflixs-new-interactive-storytelling-feature-puts-in-directors-chair.html

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Dell Launches AMD-Powered All-in-Ones, Gaming Desktops

Dell has unveiled new desktops and AIOs in partnership with AMD. These types of deals are critical to AMD’s long-term economic health.

The post Dell Launches AMD-Powered All-in-Ones, Gaming Desktops appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250117-dell-launches-new-amd-powered-ones-gaming-desktops?source=Computing

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3D-printed 'eyes' could help blind children's faces grow naturally

Scientists and engineers are 3D printing all types of objects these days, including eyes: A group of eye specialists and eye-care providers from the Netherlands has used 3D-printing technology to create artificial eye structures, called conformers, in a small study of five children.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/17/3d-printed-eyes-could-help-blind-childrens-faces-grow-naturally.html

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Where does the military buy its cool gear?

Iron Man-like exoskeletons. Helicopters. ATVs. Drones and body armor. These are just a few of the cutting-edge innovations showcased this week for the most elite military forces in the world.

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20 things we don't do anymore because of technology

See if these sound familiar: You’re not sure where your U.S. road atlas is, or if you even own one. It’s been so long since you licked a stamp, you’ve forgotten what it tastes like. You’ve seen more scrumptious two-minute videos in the past week than you’ve consulted a cookbook in the past year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/06/20-things-dont-do-anymore-because-technology.html

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Microsoft now puts ads in Windows 10 File Explorer, because of course

File Explorer Windows 10

Some of these things that look very much like ads have started showing up in the file explorer.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/245553-microsoft-now-puts-ads-windows-file-explorer?source=Computing

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US Army unveils new jungle boot, steps up efforts to combat trench foot

These boots are made for walking…in the jungle.

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