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Airbnb makes smoke and carbon monoxide detectors mandatory

The peer-to-peer housing rental site is giving away free detectors and first-aid kits as part an effort to improve safety.

By Feb. 21, 2014


Smart-thermostat maker Nest sets sights on smoke detectors

The creators of the Wi-Fi-enabled self-learning thermostat have decided to reinvent the smoke detector as the next node in the company's home-network nexus.

By Sep. 24, 2013


Man accused of selling golf-ball finders as bomb detectors

A British businessman allegedly charged 27,000 pounds (around $41,000) for devices that weren't quite what he said they were. Government organizations bought them.

By Mar. 23, 2013


U.S. troops getting wearable gunshot detectors

A shoulder-mounted unit with four acoustic sensors and a chest display that attaches to body armor can show the direction and distance of sniper fire in a fraction of a second.

By Mar. 21, 2011


Apple Data Detectors 1.0.2 suspended

Apple Data Detectors 1.0.2 suspended

By Jan. 7, 1998


<b>Troubleshooting Apple Data Detectors

Troubleshooting Apple Data Detectors

By Mar. 13, 1998


Silicon 'nose' turns cell phones into toxin detectors

A new type of sensor that can be embedded in cell phones could map both the location and extent of gas leaks and toxins in the air.

By May. 14, 2010


<b>Apple Data Detectors 1.0.2 issues

Apple Data Detectors 1.0.2 issues

By Mar. 11, 1998


Quake detectors to accessorize with

Fashion doesn't end in an emergency

By Dec. 29, 2006


Cobra's 2009 detectors boast new GPS abilities

The new line offers drivers long-range protection from all radar and laser guns across North America, and it includes six units compatible with Cobra's GPS-based speed and red light camera database.

By Nov. 4, 2008