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07.25.12
Apple secures multitouch-related patent from 1995
07.25.12

Apple secures multitouch-related patent from 1995

According to Network World, Apple recently obtained several patents and patent applications fro...

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05.21.12
Hands-on with the Electric Imp at Maker Faire (video)
05.21.12

Hands-on with the Electric Imp at Maker Faire (video)

Yesterday at Maker Faire Bay Area 2012 we visited the Electric Imp booth to chat with the startup'...

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05.17.12
Gmail and iPhone alums create Electric Imp, connect your toaster to the web
05.17.12

Gmail and iPhone alums create Electric Imp, connect your toaster to the web

Have you ever wanted to preheat your oven while on the way home from work, or start your sprinkler...

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04.30.12
Microsoft Research wants to automate your house, introduces HomeOS
04.30.12

Microsoft Research wants to automate your house, introduces HomeOS

Ever wondered if you could control your house's climate, security, and appliances -- along with yo...

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02.23.12
Samsung Zipel oven takes instructions from your Android phone
02.23.12

Samsung Zipel oven takes instructions from your Android phone

Smart ovens have long been a promise of appliance-makers, but they haven't exactly caught on with...

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01.05.12
LG announces upgraded Smart ThinQ appliances, average refrigerator IQ set to rise in 2012
01.05.12

LG announces upgraded Smart ThinQ appliances, average refrigerator IQ set to rise in 2012

Were last year's ThinQ appliances from LG just not quite... sophisticated enough for you? Well, n...

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12.05.11
Scanomat TopBrewer brings iPhone control, elegant design to single-cup coffee makers (video)
12.05.11

Scanomat TopBrewer brings iPhone control, elegant design to single-cup coffee makers (video)

There's no question that we love our coffee, but we're often far less intrigued by the brewing pr...

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09.12.11
Electrolux kitchen laptop concept disregards grease, common sense
09.12.11

Electrolux kitchen laptop concept disregards grease, common sense

Nothing about this Electrolux concept screams practicality. It's basically an induction powered h...

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08.31.11
Siemens shows off iPad-controlled homeConnect appliances
08.31.11

Siemens shows off iPad-controlled homeConnect appliances

You use your mobile device for pretty much everything these days, right? So why not the kitchen?...

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