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Developer program makes Nest a focal point for the smart home

Nest's Developer Program puts Mercedes, Whirlpool, and other third party developers in touch with your smart thermostat.

By June 23, 2014

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Focal shift: Press photogs riled by White House social media

commentary Even if the Obama administration mollifies angry photojournalists, the news media now has to earn its place alongside direct communications through Twitter and Facebook.

By November 22, 2013

Review

Focal Spirit One

Focal may be new to the headphone market, but its Spirit One is an auspicious debut with the look, feel, and sound of a winner.

June 14, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating June 14, 2012
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TruFocals: New glasses for the fidgety

After two decades of work, physicist and inventor Stephen Kurtin unveils his latest brainchild: glasses with a focus adjuster on the bridge.

By August 10, 2009

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Controllers become the focal point for solid-state disk

As the use of flash memory for solid-state disk progresses, vendors who make SSD controllers are also worth watching. Fusion-io is one who just announced a major advance.

By July 15, 2009

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A high-end, sound bar system made in France debuts at CES 2014

France's leading speaker manufacturer unveils its first sound bar/subwoofer system.

By January 8, 2014

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Hackers find security weaknesses with the Lifx smart LED

A British security firm exposed a vulnerability within this popular smart LED, prompting a quick fix.

By July 7, 2014

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Sigma's 24-105mm lens goes head-to-head with Canon

Featuring the same focal length as a popular model from Canon, the new Sigma 24-105mm lens looks as though it will be a fierce competitor to the old workhorse.

By October 17, 2013

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How to get a blurred background from your dSLR's kit lens

Not getting the dreamy out-of-focus backgrounds you were hoping for from your dSLR's kit lens? Here's how to do it.

By June 12, 2014

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dSLR tips for beginners: How to use Aperture-priority mode

Turn to the big A (or Av) on your camera's mode dial when you want to control background blur and don't care about much else. Here's some guidance on how to use Aperture-priority.

By May 29, 2014