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novelties

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HapiFork: Vibrating novelty or health revolution?

The vibrating fork designed to curb quick bites heads to Kickstarter.

By Apr. 17, 2013

Review

Securifi Almond

The Securifi Almond's touch-screen novelty, while it works great, is not enough to make up for the lack of features and performance as well as the price tag.

Jul. 20, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating Jul. 20, 2012
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Numark iDJ mixer sheds novelty, goes legit

CNET's Donald Bell offers his review of the Numark iDJ2 iPod DJ mixer.

By Sep. 8, 2008

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Failed tech fads

The sure-thing tech trends that flopped big time.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Mighty Cast announces Nex Band: A charm bracelet for wearable tech?

Do we really need a multicharm wireless band? Apparently, someone thinks the answer is yes.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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LED lighting is so 2012: LG bets on an OLED lamp

LG is joining an industry effort to infuse the humdrum lighting market with the excitement -- and profits, and complexity -- of the computing and electronics business.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Apple arcade: iOS game controllers, compared

Thinking about buttoning up your iPhone or iPad? iOS 7 game controllers are finally here, and we've reviewed them. Figure out which one, if any, is best for you.

By Jan. 23, 2014

Review

SteelSeries Stratus

The SteelSeries Stratus is the best-feeling and most versatile iOS game controller, but it's a lot to pay for an accessory.

Jan. 16, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jan. 16, 2014
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Tiny car-key mobile phones could be banned after prison strife

Mini mobiles made to look just like posh car key fobs could be banned after concerns they're too easy to smuggle into prisons.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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RIP, PSP: What the Vita can learn from Sony's late, great handheld

Sony's old gaming handheld is gone from this Earth. The Vita still has a slim fighting chance. But the handheld gaming landscape won't ever be the same again.

By Jun. 6, 2014