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One common reason your smart thermostat isn't working: The C wire

Here's why the C, or "common" wire can be an important part of your smart thermostat installation.

By January 14, 2016

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Chip promises faster computing with light, not electrical wires

A three-university project builds a prototype chip that communicates directly with fast fiber-optic links. Commercially viable versions are on the way.

By December 23, 2015

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Star Wars 'Force Awakens' cake shines with glowing LED lightsabers

A cake embedded with lightsabers beaming through the frosting illuminates a young Star Wars fan's birthday party.

By February 10, 2016

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​I used my eyes to control virtual reality, and someday you will too

VR headsets, and especially smartglasses, could get a lot better with the addition of eye tracking. Eyefluence convinced me.

By February 11, 2016

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Fallout 4 patch lands on PS4 and Xbox One, see comparison video here

The latest patch for Bethesda's open-world RPG has arrived on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One; see a video and the full patch notes here.

By February 8, 2016

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Techiest Super Bowl ever: Silicon Valley's stadium girds for the big game

Levi's Stadium is one of the most high-powered venues in sports. On Super Bowl Sunday, we'll see if its network can handle the data-storm caused by throngs of smartphone-wielding fanatics.

By January 31, 2016

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Football meets tech: A brief history of technology on the gridiron

Infographic: Technological improvements complement football better than almost any other sport. Here are some highlights.

By February 3, 2016

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AV receiver buying guide: Step up to high-quality sound

If you want truly great sound, you have to move up from a sound bar to an AV receiver and speakers. Here's what you should know before you buy.

By February 4, 2016

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Hate your cable company? Superfast, wireless Internet is coming

A startup called Starry hopes to roll out a nationwide wireless broadband network to compete with local cable and phone companies.

By January 27, 2016

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Fallout 4 patch hits PC, coming to PS4 and Xbox One this week

The patch fixes lots of bugs, including one where a player could become dismembered while still alive.

By January 31, 2016