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wearables

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Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015

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Google Glass is still misunderstood, says the guy who wore them in the shower

Commentary: Forget the privacy issues -- it was a long list of other shortcomings, social and technical, that doomed Glass. Can Google learn for the next go-round?

By May 27, 2015

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Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is the most ambitious, well-constructed smartwatch ever seen, but first-gen shortfalls make it feel more like a fashionable toy than a necessary tool.

By April 8, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 8, 2015
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Pebble Time

The Pebble Time adds a few key improvements and a color screen compared to previous Pebble watches, but owners of previous Pebble watches may not see a need to upgrade yet.

By May 27, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 27, 2015

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The trick for wearables' success is all in the wristwear

Thanks to the Apple Watch, the wearable-gadgets market is poised to soar, says IDC.

By March 30, 2015

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Wearables that track your kids

It's every parent's nightmare: losing your child in a crowded place. If your kids are too young to have their own cell phone, but you need to keep track of them at an amusement park, zoo or another public place, there are a lot of great wearable gadgets that can help. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on devices that can track your kids.

By May 27, 2015

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Google ATAP: Your next wearable could be your shirt

Google's Advanced Technologies and Products Team (ATAP) developed an interactive fabric that can control music, lights and more.

By May 28, 2015

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Runcible 'wearable' pocket smartwatch (pictures)

What if smartphones weren't rectangles, but circles? A California-based startup is thinking outside sharp corners to introduce an "anti-smartphone" gadget.

11 Images By February 26, 2015

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Google's Android Pay to duke it out with Apple Pay

Its Wallet app failed to take off, but Google is trying again with a new system.

By May 28, 2015

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ARM and Unicef team up on wearables for the developing world

The organizations kick off a multiyear partnership by announcing a design contest to create potentially life-saving wearable devices.

By May 19, 2015