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Smart-home showdown: SmartThings vs. Wink

These systems promise to serve as the brains behind a smarter, more connected home. How do they stack up?

By November 12, 2014

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All-robot band teams with Squarepusher for new EP

For his upcoming album, UK recoding artist Squarepusher will collaborate with the all-robot band Z-Machines.

By February 18, 2014

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Raspberry Pi and Android become Steam Machines with Limelight

With Limelight, you can turn your Raspberry Pi or your phone or tablet into a Steam Machine on the cheap.

By January 17, 2014

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How to repurpose your old iPad

Getting a new iPad? Before you sell the outdated one, consider these options for repurposing it. Turns out you can teach an old tablet new tricks.

By October 21, 2013

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Automate this: Smart devices for every corner of your home

With a veritable boom in home automation, your options are expanding every day. We're here to help you take advantage of some of the most interesting and ingenious smart products we've seen -- and they're surprisingly affordable, too.

By September 8, 2013

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SmartThings opens shop for Internet of Things

CEO Alex Hawkinson hopes to build a giant "physical graph," an analog to the social graph, for the Internet of Things.

By August 21, 2013

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Is 'Pacific Rim' a retelling of Japanese anime 'Evangelion'?

While there are strong similarities between the two mecha-versus-monster tales, Guillermo del Toro's stunning visual roller-coaster goes in its own direction.

By July 16, 2013

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NFC: Not just for mobile payments anymore

More companies embraced the close-range connectivity technology at the Consumer Electronics Show. How they're using NFC may surprise you.

By January 21, 2013

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Google drives into 'dead' donkey Street View controversy

The Web is up in arms and pointing fingers about a Street View shot of a prostrate beast of burden somewhere in Botswana. Google says it takes the safety of donkeys "very seriously."

By January 15, 2013

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Take a tour of the CES floor, CNET-style

Walk through the 2013 CES floor, CNET-style to get your hands on the most innovative, talked-about gadgets and technology this year's show has to offer.

By January 7, 2013