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September 2012

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SensoGloves assures the perfect golf swing

Advancements in technology for the sport of golf have really allowed players to hone their craft.  The company, Sensolutions have come up with a great new way to let you know how to have that perfect swing.  Called, the SensoGlove, it measures the pressure each of your fingers are creating when holding the club.  It will inform you…

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Apple iPhone 5 Madness!

Do you have an Apple hangover?  Well, over 5 million people probably do, as the sales of Apple’s new iPhone 5 are stumbling in after a rowdy weekend.   Apple on Monday said their first weekend sales of the iPhone 5 topped five million, beating the opening weekend for the iPhone 4S nearly a year ago by 1 million units. Apple…

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3D Printing Dinosaurs!!

We’ve spoken before about 3D printing such as the Epson 3D printer and how the creators of the film ParaNorman used a 3D printer to create models of characters and scenery. Wired.com recently did a story on Paleoartist Tyler Keillor who has been designing and sculpting realistic clay dinosaur heads for museums and universities.  His next project — an exacting replica…

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Abt’s 76th Anniversary Sale!

At Abt, you can always get the best prices and selection.  Right now, save even more with our 76th Anniversary Sale.  We are pleased to have been serving the Chicagoland area, and abroad for such a long time, we decided to share our excitment with all our customers. Shop and save throughout the site during our 76th Anniversary…

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Nestle Uses GPS to Track Wonka-Style Winners

In a move that screams “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” as well as a creepy “We will find you” campaign effort, Nestle Chocolate plans a competition where six of the brand’s chocolate bars lead to a grand cash prize. They look like normal bars but are fitted with GPS trackers. When the lucky person opens their wrapper…

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