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10 Technologies Kids Already Don’t Know How to Use

10 Technologies Kids Already Don’t Know How to Use

Technology moves so fast that even recent tech is outdated to kids. Find out about technologies kids don't know how to use from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Could an RFID keep you from losing your socks?

Could an RFID keep you from losing your socks?

RFID chips can now be placed on just about anything -- including your socks. Learn about RFID chip trackers at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Disruptive Technologies You Use Every Day

10 Disruptive Technologies You Use Every Day

A disruptive technology is one that's completely changed how we do things. Learn the top 10 disruptive technologies that you use every day. See more »

What's a disruptive technology?

What's a disruptive technology?

Disruptive technology might sound annoying, but it's actually a sign of advancement. Learn why at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 High-tech Tools on the Typical Farm

10 High-tech Tools on the Typical Farm

The modern farm has more in common with Silicon Valley than you might think. Here are 10 high-tech tools you may find on a farm from HowStuffWorks. See more »

What’s the 'quantified self'?

What’s the 'quantified self'?

What’s the “quantified self”? Learn how you can use technology to monitor everything from heart rate to spending at HowStuffWorks. See more »

2013's Biggest Tech Moments

2013's Biggest Tech Moments

The year 2013 had many big moments in tech, from Google Glass to 3-D printing to drones buzzing overhead. Read about 2013's 10 biggest tech moments. See more »

Everyday Tech Pictures

Everyday Tech Pictures

Even simple, everyday tech is amazing. See pictures of amazing everyday tech in this image gallery from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Cyclonic Separation Works

How Cyclonic Separation Works

Cyclonic separation is a simple process used in many industrial settings. Read how cyclonic separation gets rid of dust and dirt at HowStuffWorks.com. See more »

How Pneumatic Tubes Work

How Pneumatic Tubes Work

A pneumatic tube is what you put your check or deposit slip in at the bank drive-up window. Learn about the history and invention of pneumatic tubes. See more »