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Cell phones are replacing pagers in pediatric hospitals

Many physicians and residents are using their own cell phones to page colleagues, raising privacy concerns.

By October 22, 2012

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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 October 18, 2012

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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 January 22, 2014

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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 December 15, 2013

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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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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 October 29, 2013

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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 October 11, 2013

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Nine things the iWatch (or any other smartwatch) needs

What would make a great smartwatch? This.

By March 5, 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 October 20, 2012

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Teens grab up smartphones faster than other age groups

A new study shows 58 percent of U.S. teen mobile owners have a smartphone instead of a feature phone. Overall, smartphone owners opt for Android devices over iPhone and BlackBerry.

By September 10, 2012