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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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Failed tech fads

The sure-thing tech trends that flopped big time.

By Sep. 20, 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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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.

By Jan. 16, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 16, 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

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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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Taqueria vending machine? Say hola to Burrito Box

A Los Angeles gas station is home to a new kind of convenient fast food. Grab five varieties of burritos made with ingredients free from hormones or antibiotics at the "world's first burrito kiosk."

By Jan. 10, 2014

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LED there be light: We pick the best bulb upgrades for your buck

Looking to upgrade that old incandescent? Here are our favorite ways to replace a burnt-out bulb, from smart to simple and everything in between.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Ouya console shipping now, to earliest backers only

The Android-powered console is winging its way to homes now, if you laid down some cash early, that is.

By Mar. 30, 2013

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Rich people don't like Facebook?

A poll suggests that rich people disproportionately sign up for Facebook, but then disproportionately fail to become everyday enthusiasts.

By Oct. 22, 2010