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11.21.13
Belkin's usage-tracking WeMo Insight Switch ships today for 60 bucks
11.21.13

Belkin's usage-tracking WeMo Insight Switch ships today for 60 bucks

Belkin's WeMo line of connected outlets, motion sensors and wireless switches has been a solid sol...

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10.17.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: Smart Power Strip helps you do home automation yourself
10.17.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: Smart Power Strip helps you do home automation yourself

Seems like everyone's trying to get a piece of the home automation action these days. Question is,...

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01.24.12
Cisco unveils Linksys HomePlug AV Powerline solutions, converts outlets into network connection points
01.24.12

Cisco unveils Linksys HomePlug AV Powerline solutions, converts outlets into network connection points

Looking to boost network range in remote areas of your humble abode? Cisco is now offering an opti...

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09.21.11
IRL: WildBlue satellite internet, international charging, a flashing habit and failing to get work done on an iPad
09.21.11

IRL: WildBlue satellite internet, international charging, a flashing habit and failing to get work done on an iPad

Welcome to IRL, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in r...

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08.20.11
Energizer travel charger powers your Mac, iPhone, and iPad ... all at once
08.20.11

Energizer travel charger powers your Mac, iPhone, and iPad ... all at once

I often travel with more than a few Apple devices, all of which usually need power at some poin...

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05.12.11
Pivot Power strip starts shipping, folks who ordered a year ago rejoice
05.12.11

Pivot Power strip starts shipping, folks who ordered a year ago rejoice

Don't you hate it when you preorder something and it doesn't show up for, like, a year? We know o...

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03.17.11
FastMac U-Socket review
03.17.11

FastMac U-Socket review

FastMac's U-Socket may have veered perilously closer to vaporware territory after what seemed like...

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01.17.11
FastMac U-Socket now shipping out to the world, making it a better place
01.17.11

FastMac U-Socket now shipping out to the world, making it a better place

Celebrate, oh U-Socket faithful, for thy object of convenient desire has finally started shipping....

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12.31.10
FastMac U-Socket delayed yet again, now supposedly shipping in January
12.31.10

FastMac U-Socket delayed yet again, now supposedly shipping in January

Remember the $10 FastMac U-Socket that first turned up way back in December of 2009 and was then be...

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