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Using Your Headphones as a Mic

So here’s something you probably didn’t know: If you’re ever in a pinch for a microphone, to record something quickly when the quality doesn’t really matter, you can always use a pair of headphones. Say WHAT? Yep, it’s true! A microphone is the same as a speaker. The diaphragm of the driver of the headphones [...]

Electronic Bracelet Keeps Track of What Your Hands Are Doing

Would you like for people to be able to keep constant tabs on what you’re doing with your hands? Well, then, good news! A Japanese firm named NTT is working on a gadget that will do just that: The bracelet is equipped with a special mini camera, a microphone, and sensors for acceleration, light and direction. The [...]