Many a tech gadget has been born out of a basement, none more so than at the UC Berkeley Robotics Lab. The Lily Self-Flying Camera ($699) offers true hands-free camera that starts recording as soon as you let it loose in the air. Following you around via a remote GPS tracker that you keep on your person. Capable of withstanding tough conditions this innovative little device can record you snowboarding, surfing, climbing, mountain biking and more. Due for release in February 2016 if you order now you can get yours with a massive $500 discount!