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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015

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The smart card: Apple Pay competitor or simple stopgap?

Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?

By May 25, 2015

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Move over, Siri. Cortana is coming to the iPhone

Microsoft's smart assistant Cortana is expanding beyond Windows, Twitter's Periscope is rising on Android, and Amazon is getting crafty with competition for Etsy.

By May 26, 2015

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Google Glass is still misunderstood, says the guy who wore them in the shower

Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?

By May 27, 2015

Review

Canary Smart Home Security Device

Canary is packed with solid hardware, but it doesn't add up to a device we'd want to depend on.

By April 4, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating April 4, 2015
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Virtual reality wants to rule video games. Here's who will rule VR

Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.

By May 22, 2015

Editors' Take

iDevices Switch

This connected power plug will be one of the first devices to support Apple's HomeKit smart home interface and developer kit for iOS.

By January 5, 2015

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Microsoft's Cortana crosses over to iOS and Android

Due out this year for Android and iOS, the voice assistant will bring some competition to Apple's Siri and the Google Now app.

By May 26, 2015

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Google Cardboard, Version 2: How VR and AR could take off at Google I/O

Google's already gotten its feet wet in virtual and augmented reality. Could this year be the next big step?

By May 25, 2015

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OneBoard to rule them all? This smart keyboard PC runs Windows or Android

This very clever PC-in-a-keyboard plugs into almost any screen, and it's vying for attention at CES Asia in Shanghai.

By May 25, 2015