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In this tech-news roundup:
- Amazon may start selling local services such as babysitters and birthday clowns. Reuters reports Amazon is working on launching a services marketplace by the end of the year.
- The Honeywell Lyric is a new smart thermostat turning up the heat on the Nest.
- Be among the first to test the Razer Nabu smart bracelet for only $1. (But you have to enter to win.)
- Get text alerts in style with the Ringly, a new smart ring.
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