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Indiegogo project looks to bring back the pager

Dr. Blinky serves as a physical, blinking extension of your smartphone's notification bar. In other words, it's a beeper for a mobile world.

By Oct. 18, 2012

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Supreme Court OKs search of police pager

All but one justice conclude, however, that technology is changing too fast to craft a general rule specifying when government employees' gadgets can be searched.

By Jun. 17, 2010

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Confidential 9/11 pager messages disclosed

Glimpse into events of September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks comes from pager messages that have been anonymously published on WikiLeaks.org.

By Nov. 25, 2009

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Smartphones commandeer 70 percent of teen market

A new Nielsen survey shows that feature phones are a dying breed as nearly 65 percent of all US users snap up smartphones, especially within the teen and young adult age groups.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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This week in Crave: The great-heights edition

This week, we took a dive with Lego Felix -- and danced the high-throughput proteomics tango like no one was watching.

By Oct. 20, 2012

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Pebble, Gear...Fitbit Force? Making the case for 'semi-smart watch' over smartwatch

What does it take to make a great smartwatch? Maybe the key is just enough that's actually useful.

By Oct. 11, 2013

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Trip Hawkins' new game focuses on social emotional learning (podcast)

Trip Hawkins, the founder of Electronic Arts and EA Sports, is turning his attention to social emotional learning with a new game to help 6- to 12-year-olds develop social skills that can help prevent bullying and help build better relationships and decision making.

By Dec. 15, 2013

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Pebble Watch

With a major software update and new app store, the original Pebble gets a new lease on life -- a less stylish but arguably better value than the newer Steel.

By Feb. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 10, 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 Nov. 6, 2013

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My dream smartwatch: Building a perfect wearable gadget from the best bits so far

There's no perfect piece of wearable tech, and everything out there has problems. But here's what I like from what I've seen in 2013 and gotten a peek at in early 2014.

By Jan. 22, 2014