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iCandy: It’s Electric

A robotic newspaper-storage locker, an electronic fork, and shoes that track your dance moves

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iCandy: It’s Electric
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Photo: John Vizcaino/Reuters
In the wake of the 14 December shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Miguel Caballero, the Colombian company known for making bulletproof clothing for heads of state, unveiled a children’s line that includes a protective vest and backpack. Here, a worker at the company uses software to design the bulletproof togs.

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