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Best wearable tech of 2014

Smartwatches. Health monitors. Pedometers. Activity trackers. We've collected the best products in t

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Fitbit Charge, Charge HR and Surge unveiled: Hands-on with Fitbit's new wearables

Fitbit dives into all-day heart-rate tracking with its new Charge HR and Surge, but you'll have to wait until early 2015 to buy them. We went wrists-on.

By October 27, 2014

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Off-Axis Watch makes my brain crooked

By twisting the face of this watch 30 degrees clockwise, the designer has made a new enemy of Yours Truly for life.

By October 7, 2010

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Pebble Steel teardown reveals easy-open case, removable components, and more storage

The Pebble Steel is easier to crack open and repair than the original Pebble smartwatch and has twice as much storage.

By July 15, 2014

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Simple design, lofty goals: Chromecast prepares for the global stage

As Google continues to infiltrate living rooms the world over, it's betting big on the $35 Chromecast: tiny, affordable, and effective at hitting our sweet spot.

By January 22, 2014

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The Macintosh turns 30: Going the distance

Apple's Macintosh arrived with great fanfare, but the computer that aimed to show why 1984 wouldn't be like "1984" barely made its debut. Here's the story of how it came to be.

By January 21, 2014

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Pebble reboot: Smartwatch gets iOS 7 upgrade and new SDK with apps, but no new hardware

Fitness apps? Smart-home controls? Foursquare on your wrist? Pebble aims to reinvent itself with a new wave of software, as big competition lurks around the corner.

By November 6, 2013

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Sony Xperia Z1: the camera review

Does the Sony Xperia Z1 have what it takes to be the king of smartphone cameras? We put it to the test in our camera review.

By November 5, 2013

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How do you 3D print music?

A Lulzbot 3D printer has been hacked so that the stepper motors play music as it moves — and print as they play.

By June 13, 2013

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Why Ultra HD 4K TVs are still stupid

The flood of TVs with higher resolution than 1080p is inevitable, but at typical TV sizes, quadruple the pixels makes no difference in picture quality and are not worth the extra price.

By January 28, 2013

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Don't mount a TV above a fireplace

Above the fireplace seems like a fine place to put a TV, but it's a bad idea.

By December 12, 2012