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Cassandra Khaw is an entry-level audiophile, a street dancer, a person who writes about video games for a living, and someone who spends too much time on Twitter.

Folding USB Solar Cell will power your devices on the go

The simple, folding solar charger from Brown Dog Gadgets can be paired with a battery pack to store a charge for those dark times.

Six-legged Mantis Walking Machine will slowly lumber into your nightmares

Looking for all the world like the vanguard of a robot invasion, this massive mechanical monster will either inspire love or dread.

The best tower defense games on Android

Build those towers and stop those creeps where they stand! These tower defense games are sure to please your inner strategist.

Review: Badland for iOS is nonstop side-scrolling fun

This side-scrolling atmospheric adventure game chucks you headfirst into explosive environmental hazards, but each round leaves you wanting more.

The Force is strong with these Star Wars-themed iPhone 5 cases

Nothing shows your love for Star Wars like a Chewbacca-inspired, fur-lined iPhone case.

Cyclodeo is kind of like Google Street View, except for cyclists

If you've ever wanted to know what a bike ride through a location might be like (without risking life and limb), Cyclodeo might be right up your alley.

Gigabot comes not to destroy but to print

Austin-based startup re:3D is looking to make large-format 3D printing affordable with the Gigabot.

Tylt Energi backpack will double as a portable device charger

The Energi backpack integrates mobile recharging into the standard gadget bag.

Review: Boost your brain power with Fit Brains Trainer for iOS

Want to keep your mind sharp as you grow older? Fit Brains Trainer provides mental exercises and puzzlers designed to help you do just that.

US Navy says laser weapons are coming; expect pew-pewing to begin next year

The US Navy has announced that it's readying sea-based laser weapons for deployment. Yes. Lasers. As in of the pew-pew variety.

Build an email-writing guitar with the Arduino

One man combined his love of tech and love of music into a guitar you can use as a computer keyboard.

Trax is a wearable GPS for your pets and little ones

Wonder Technology Solutions' tiny real time GPS tracker in the world will help you keep reins on your kids or creatures.

Review: The revamped Wunderlist 2.0 sports shared lists, better organizational tools for iOS

Wunderlist's smart lists, in-app notifications, e-mail alerts, and Facebook integration are just some of the features that make the app a breeze to utilize.

Forget credit cards; PayTango lets you pay by fingerprint

Ever wanted a reason to be paranoid about someone hacking off your hands? If PayTango catches on, your fingerprints may be more valuable than your wallet.

Comedy Hack Day puts comedians and nerds together; pi possibly involved

On April 6th and 7th, residents of San Francisco will be able to see what happens when you put on a hackathon out featuring developers and comedians.