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Posture-correcting wearables

Wearable gadgets have become a serious trend, especially with the rising popularity of smartwatches. There are also wearables to help track your fitness, health and now even posture. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a handful of the best posture-correcting devices on the market.

By March 11, 2015


The Lumo Lift is a fashionable posture-tracking wearable gadget

Track your posture, step count, and calorie burn with this small magnetic fitness device.

By August 29, 2014


Unboiled eggs and mammal bladders: The Ig Nobel Prize goes to...

This year's winners include an experiment that unboiled an egg, a study that tested how long it takes mammals to empty their bladders and other strange breakthroughs that sound like bar bets.

By September 19, 2015


Sinuous 3D-printed didgeridoo embraces the player with sound

3D printing has allowed the creation of a suite of instruments that explore the relationship between humans and the instruments we use to create music.

By September 10, 2015


Neanderthals may have enjoyed hot baths at home in their caves

An archaeological excavation in Spain reveals a concave hole believed to have been used by inhabitants for heated water. No rubber duckies -- or cave drawings of them -- were found.

By September 1, 2015


How I solved a nagging laptop problem for just $5

A happy discovery at a certain furniture store gave my workstation a much-needed ergonomic fix.

By July 2, 2015


Wearable tech that helps keep you safe

There's been an explosion of gadgets that can track your fitness, sleep and even your posture. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a new category of wearable devices that focus on safety.

By April 29, 2015


Microsoft awarded patent for glasses that know how those around you feel

Technically Incorrect: A "wearable emotion detection feedback system" is exactly what you want from your eyewear, isn't it? It is. Don't you want to know how those around you really feel?

By April 29, 2015


Google offers $164M to improve Google News, relations with publishers

The sum will be used over the next three years to fund grants for projects that attempt to stimulate "innovation in digital journalism" and make news content more appealing to readers.

By April 28, 2015


Hi-tech imaging reveals 'Fantasy' painting behind famous Fragonard

Jean-Honoré Fragonard's "Young Girl Reading" got its start as a significantly different painting, with the model looking out of the canvas.

By April 7, 2015