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mattresses

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Misfit Beddit Sleep System slips under your mattress to listen to you breathe

The makers of the Misfit Shine fitness tracker have pulled a deeper sleep-analysis bed accessory into the fold, in an attempt to expand its wellness reach.

By July 10, 2014

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Smart mattress checks pressure with thousands of sensors

The MAP System introduces a new concept in bedsore prevention: a "continuous bedside pressure mapping system" fitted right onto the mattress.

By July 24, 2013

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Dyson unleashes new Fluffy DC74 cordless vacuum in Asia

The new roller suction head uses microfibre and carbon strips to suck up anything from fine dust to large pieces of kibble.

By October 30, 2014

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After two months with Android, I'm going back to iPhone. Here's why.

While I can see the benefits of the Android platform, especially with regard to hardware, it's just not the mobile experience I want.

By March 28, 2014

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Meta's Meron Gribetz and the rise of the natural machine

Meta expects to have the virtual equivalent of a MacBook Air and iPhone built into a pair of 3D, augmented-reality Ray-Bans controlled by your hands within the next two years.

By August 9, 2013

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Smart mattress automatically shifts bedfast patients

Swiss spin-off announces major funding for a bed it says could hit the market by the end of 2011 and will help prevent bedsores by automatically shifting a patient's position.

By July 15, 2011

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Airbnb founder: Banning private rentals as silly as banning cars

Expect the will of the people to prevail when it comes to overpowering regulatory restrictions against renting out private lodgings, Airbnb Joe Gebbia argues.

By June 5, 2013

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Andy Pad £250 Android tablet incoming, made by a mattress vendor

A new Android tablet is heading for Blighty, but it's not made by one of those high-falutin', hoity-toity tech companies -- the Andy Pad is made by cheap-mattress vendor Mattressman.

By June 10, 2011

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Congressman endorses data retention law, then backs away

A key Republican politician alarmed lobbyists trying to update a 1986 electronic privacy law by suggesting a data retention requirement should be attached. Then his aides said he misspoke.

By March 19, 2013

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The 404 1,224: Where we get in bed with the Sleep Doctor (podcast)

The Sleep Doctor is back in the building, and we've been hoarding questions for his return. Today we'll talk to him about why daylight saving time causes spikes in heart attacks, pro tips on what to pack in your airplane sleep kit, the best white noise and sleep tracking apps for your smartphone, and why there are no shortcuts to a good night's rest.

By March 11, 2013