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05.07.13
Hidden sensors in Google Glass could enable AR apps
05.07.13

Hidden sensors in Google Glass could enable AR apps

One of the bigger digs against Glass so far has been its rather limited feature set. In particular...

By T. O'Brien,   05.07.13
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03.16.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: Observos environmental monitoring sensors hands-on (video)
03.16.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: Observos environmental monitoring sensors hands-on (video)

We first heard about Observos a month ago when it became a participant in our Insert Coin semifina...

By B. Molen,   03.16.13
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01.27.13
The Weekly Roundup for 01.21.2013
01.27.13

The Weekly Roundup for 01.21.2013

You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, h...

By D. Fishman,   01.27.13
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01.07.13
Hands-on with Atoms: a Kickstarter-funded 'modular robotic toy' (video)
01.07.13

Hands-on with Atoms: a Kickstarter-funded 'modular robotic toy' (video)

Sitting apart from the abundance of health-tracking apps and gadgets on display here at the CES 20...

By J. Volpe,   01.07.13
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10.20.12
Node modular iOS sensor hands-on
10.20.12

Node modular iOS sensor hands-on

With the spate of bad publicity surrounding all those Kickstarter projects that never make it beyo...

By B. Heater,   10.20.12
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10.10.12
MIT pencils in carbon nanotube gas sensor that's cheaper, less hazardous (video)
10.10.12

MIT pencils in carbon nanotube gas sensor that's cheaper, less hazardous (video)

Carbon nanotube-based sensors are good at sniffing out all kinds of things, but applying the cylin...

By S. Dent,   10.10.12
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09.28.12
Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)
09.28.12

Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)

First they invaded our factories, and now it's our hotel rooms. Is nowhere safe from the robots? I...

By J. Fingas,   09.28.12
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09.27.12
SensoGlove revamp brings automatic pressure check, stops us from strangling our golf swing
09.27.12

SensoGlove revamp brings automatic pressure check, stops us from strangling our golf swing

Hand rookie golfers a driver and they'll frequently make the classic mistake of gripping the club...

By J. Fingas,   09.27.12
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09.25.12
iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 920 face off with image stabilization test (hands-on video, updated with Galaxy S III and HTC One X)
09.25.12

iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 920 face off with image stabilization test (hands-on video, updated with Galaxy S III and HTC One X)

Nokia's Lumia 920 packs the industry's best image stabilization -- there's no questioning that --...

By Z. Honig,   09.25.12
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