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multi-touch proximity sensor

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Parrot Flower Power

For data lovers, the Flower Power tracks and charts well. For everybody else, the Flower Power lacks the convenience of the competition.

June 3, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating June 3, 2014
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Future iPhone could adjust its volume based on your proximity

A newly published patent application from Apple describes a way in which the iPhone would automatically lower or raise its volume based on how close you are to the device.

By May 28, 2013

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Zepp Multi-Sport Sensor helps you swing like a pro

At CES 2014 in Las Vegas, CNET's Daniel Terdiman gives us a first look at the Zepp Multi-Sport Sensor, a device that helps you with your baseball, golf, or tennis swing.

By January 6, 2014

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Oso Technologies PlantLink

The scalable PlantLink system isn't foolproof or comprehensive, but it does a fine job of using the Internet to communicate your plant's watering needs.

May 28, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 28, 2014

MSRP: $79.00

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Apple could alleviate iPhone 4 proximity sensor issues with iOS change

One of the major issues surrounding the iPhone 4 release this summer was the proximity sensor failing during phone calls resulting in muting, conference calling, and other inadvertent touch input. Despite the promise of relief in the iOS 4.1 update, many users, including myself, are still having proximity sensor issues.

By September 21, 2010

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Sensor-packed ​Adidas miCoach Smart Ball fine-tunes your free kicks

The €299 ​Adidas miCoach Smart Ball bristles with sensors and connects to an iPhone app so you can practise your passes and perfect your penalties.

By May 27, 2014

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Quirky Spotter Multipurpose Sensor

Despite this gadget's clear potential, there are still too many performance kinks for us to recommend it outright.

November 26, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 26, 2013
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Apple's Handoff brings proximity awareness to your devices

The new Handoff feature promises to help you more easily bounce among iPhone, iPad, and Mac.

By June 2, 2014

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Apple granted 36 patents, including for proximity detection

The electronics giant's granted U.S. patents also include future active Apple Store packaging and a haptics feedback system.

By February 19, 2013

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Apple eyes fingerprint sensors to connect various devices

In a patent application, the iPhone maker explains a system for wireless pairing and device communication using biometrics like fingerprint scanners, retina scans, and voice signatures.

By March 6, 2014