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magnetometer

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Kolibree Smart Toothbrush

An early contender for 'maddest product of CES,' the Kolibree marries Bluetooth and apps to the world of the electric toothbrush.

By Jan. 5, 2014

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Say the magic words to wake the next generation of voice-controlled devices

A new generation of audio and motion-sensing technology based on the human ear is always listening out for your voice.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Wii U patent shows magnet sensors, more storage

Patent application suggests some less common additions to the hardware, including flash memory and a magnetic sensor that could support camera-free motion detection.

By Aug. 16, 2011

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WearIt Wi-Fi sports smartwatch keeps you on the map

Designed as an all-in-one wrist computer for sports, WearIt works with ANT+ sensors for biking and heart rate monitoring.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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Smartphone wind meter has no electronics

Vaavud is a Kickstarter gizmo that helps you share wind data for the best times to fly, sail, or show off in a storm.

By Mar. 23, 2013

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Breakthrough heart scan leads to early diagnosis

Due to its unprecedented sensitivity to magnetic fluctuations, a prototype magnetometer could greatly improve the diagnosis of cardiac conditions.

By Jan. 28, 2010

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Researchers develop a more accurate car navigation system

The system combines conventional GPS signals with car-mounted sensors to pinpoint a vehicle's position within six feet of its actual location, researchers say.

By Feb. 13, 2013

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Parker smartphone app enables realtime parking search

Have you ever wanted to be able to just look at your phone and know where all of the open parking spaces are in your area?

By Dec. 4, 2012

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Smartphone powers Star Wars-inspired NASA robot

Miniature satellites resembling the flying robot that helped Luke Skywalker with his light saber training are now serving as mission control's eyes and ears aboard the International Space Station.

By Apr. 1, 2013

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New watch faces for Pebble smartwatch, with April's SDK

With more than 40,000 Pebbles built so far, developers have a growing market for hacks to the smartwatch, which Pebble is facilitating with next month's arrival of a watch-face software development kit.

By Mar. 16, 2013