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cyborgs

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Cyborgs to vie in Olympics for robot-assisted athletes

Get ready for the Cybathlon. The first Olympics for augmented humans will take place in Switzerland in 2016 and feature some of the top assistive gear around.

By Mar. 27, 2014

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Cyborg glasses let you fake a good mood

Why bother with Google Glass, when AgencyGlass lets you convey emotions through digital eyes? Hirotaka Osawa wants to help people look happy even when they're not.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Google Glass blamed for melee in SF bar

Questions of privacy arise after a woman says she was "verbally and physically assaulted" for wearing the device in a San Francisco bar.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Google Glass: The opposition grows

"Stop The Cyborgs" is a new site that attempts to bring a balanced trepidation to the unbalanced idea that we'll all be walking round with Google's outer brain strapped to our faces.

By Mar. 15, 2013

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Seattle dive bar becomes first to ban Google Glass

Owner says "it's because it's kind of a private place that people go." Will other businesses follow?

By Mar. 8, 2013

Review

Jawbone Era (2014)

Outside of short battery life, the small and comfortable Jawbone Era delivers the full package of an affordable price, excellent sound quality, and a powerful companion app.

By Jan. 16, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 16, 2014
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Exploding cars, boxing 'bots and a tiny tablet in Toy Fair video

You've got a friend in Luke Westaway, who shows you what's hot at this year's London Toy Fair in this video.

By Jan. 24, 2013

Editors' Take

Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 (black)

Google Glass competitors are on their way, and we've seen them at CES 2013.

By Jan. 6, 2013

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Cyborg houseplants can wave back at you

Japanese researchers have added sensors and actuators to plants so they can move and communicate their "feelings." Do you crave a plug-in fern?

By Apr. 5, 2012

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Hello, tomorrow: Smart tech and accidental espionage

From Google Glass to Kinect to the Goji smart lock, good luck avoiding a new generation of tech products that capture you on the go and at home.

By Jul. 14, 2013