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The Linux desktop, Macs, and barking dogs

Linux is its own worst enemy because it keeps focusing on the wrong way to appeal to its would-be users.

By Aug. 11, 2008


Are your shoes ringing, or is it just your feet barking?

Company offers stash sandals for keys, wallet-phones follow.

By Jun. 26, 2008


Barking dogs? Fight noise with noise

Ultrasonic soundwaves to the rescue

By Apr. 27, 2007


Hot dogs on the brain and in the toaster...and a <i>barking</i> steamer to boot

So many hot dogs, so little time. Two hot dog contraptions featured in honor of ongoing National Hot Dog Month. A toaster for two, and a barking steamer.

By Jul. 18, 2008


Google buys sound-based security startup for louder logins

Google has acquired startup SlickLogin, which verifies your identity and helps you log in using sound.

By Feb. 17, 2014

Editors' Take

ZTE BlueWatch

ZTE makes a smartwatch debut at CES 2014 with BlueWatch, but it feels a little too familiar.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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No More Woof gadget speaks your dog's thoughts, costs £40

No More Woof is a new doggie headset that claims to translate your pooch's inner thoughts into English, and you can order one for about £40 today.

By Dec. 18, 2013


Zap your pet's blues away with Petcube laser pointer

Petcube is a smartphone-controlled Webcam that shines a laser spot around when you're out. It might make you feel less guilty about leaving little Rover home alone.

By May. 20, 2013


Bad breath? This robot girl will tell you straight

Two new robots have hit Japan, both designed to let you know that you're a little on the smelly side.

By May. 8, 2013


Google: America's third political party

At last week's I/O conference, Google's Larry Page didn't speak like a CEO. He spoke like a politician.

By May. 19, 2013