The following cars represent the most technically advanced available.
The much-improved 2012 Dodge Charger R/T offers a good blend of power and cabin technology, but could use a bit more refinement where efficiency and ease of use are concerned.
If you're OK with a rough ride and very basic tech, the turbocharged, all-wheel-drive 2015 Subaru WRX STI is a brilliant performer on both the road and at the racetrack.
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Startup Rachio wants you to set aside your old sprinkler controller for Iro, its $249 app-controlled irrigation system.
The Sol Republic Master Tracks have a distinct, eye-catching design and good performance, offering better, more refined sound than the original Tracks.
Comfortable, high-tech, and fairly efficient, the Audi RS 7 is a total-package car with a healthy dose of horsepower.
At $200, the Sol Republic Tracks Air aren't cheap, but they're better priced than some of the premium Bluetooth headphone competition -- and sound relatively good, too, with a strong feature set.
The Zubie Connected Car Service keeps good track of the family car and can help people be better drivers, but the lack of fuel economy information is a big miss.
For $129.99 the new LifeTrak Zone R415 will monitor your heart rate, steps, calories burned, and buzz with smartphone notifications too.
Check your grilled food's progress from your smartphone.
A bedside sleep companion and sleep aid, the Aura combines sensors and sensory stimulation to knit together a futuristic bedside gadget for a good night's rest.