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Intel dives into wearables with new smartwatch and headset devices

The Santa Clara, Calif.-based chipmaker is trying to prove it's no longer just a PC company, introducing new devices and partnerships.

By January 6, 2014

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Viper SmartStart and SmartKey

While Bluetooth proximity unlocking and the GPS locator features of Viper SmartStart and SmartKey come in handy, it is a fairly big installation and will apply to limited scenarios and vehicles.

April 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 7, 2014
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Doggie's AWOL? Fire up this tracker app

Tracker Technology's collar and Android app let you follow your pet wherever it goes.

By January 10, 2013

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Next step for app notifications: Location-based messages

Urban Airship, which powers many notification platforms for apps, wants to make mobile messaging more accurate.

By October 1, 2012

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Track your family with a new app

An app from SecuraTrac allows parents to monitor their children's whereabouts and set up virtual zones that they have to stay in.

By September 16, 2011

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Bulletproof vest gets GPS, man-down alerts

The Laipac Technology S-911 Vest not only stops bullets, it also tracks the wearer through GPS, and sends impact and man-down alerts.

By September 19, 2011

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A beginner's guide to telecom jargon, part 8

This week, CNET looks at what it means to create a virtual fence, the difference between a feature phone and smartphone, and why you should always send in your rebates.

By October 2, 2011

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AT&T ShopAlerts texts location-based promos

Partnering with Placecast, AT&T unveils a service that will send special offers and promotions to consumers via mobile phone when they're shopping at or near participating stores.

By February 28, 2011

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Hyundai's new Blue Link shares car location on Facebook

Hyundai announces a new telematics service called Blue Link.

By January 5, 2011

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GPS kids' jacket sets boundaries--literally

U.K. clothing manufacturer Bladerunner is out with a trackable children's jacket featuring a device that notifies your kid wanders outside a set boundary.

By October 25, 2007