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Sony reportedly the Secret Santa behind this design-shifting e-paper watch

Last week saw an electronic paper-toting wearable, known as the FES Watch, return to Japanese crowdfunding site Makuake. Having already succeeded in a previous funding effort back in September, ...

8 hours ago from Gizmag

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Razer Nabu smartband finally set for release on December 2

Razer's first foray into the wearable tech market was originally set to launch in March but got postponed so the company could conduct extra testing in the wake of Fitbit's widely publicized ...

15 hours ago from Techspot

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Say goodbye to (most of) those arcane symbols on your gadgets

Like the lower back tattoo you got in college, everyone's been hoping that those mandated symbols on the bottom of your gadgets will just go away. Thankfully, the E-Label act has now been signed ...

Thu 27 Nov 14 from Engadget

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New app-enabled dummy lets parents hook babies up to the internet

Ever worried your baby isn't high-tech enough? Finally you can plug your babies into the internet of things with a new Bluetooth-enabled pacifier.

18 hours ago from The Independent

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Amazon offloading Fire Phone stock with $199 off-contract price

Amazon isn't exactly setting the world on fire with its Fire Phone. We didn't think the "gimmicky and overpriced phone" was worth picking up in our review, and the company is doing away with ...

Wed 26 Nov 14 from Gizmag

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Plan V lets you charge your phone using a 9-volt battery

Smartphones are more powerful than ever, but they still have an annoying tendency to run out of juice just when you need them most. The Kickstarter-backed Plan V could get you out of such a ...

Thu 27 Nov 14 from Gizmag

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Apple's and Samsung's Changing Smartphone Recipes

Teardowns reveal smartphone makers' priorities

17 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Apple reportedly taps longtime partner Foxconn to make sapphire glass

Apple signed a deal with GT Advanced Technologies to create sapphire displays for the iPhone 6. Trusting an unproven supplier proved to be a fatal mistake, one that the Cupertino-based company ...

Thu 27 Nov 14 from Techspot

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Opera launches all-you-can-eat subscription-based app store

The mobile app business model has gone largely unchanged since its inception. Developers typically either offer their apps for a one-time fee or make them free to use and collect revenue via ...

21 hours ago from Techspot

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Updated: Phone biometrics like Touch ID aren't secure enough, warns intelligence expert

Update: Apple has contacted us about Sir John Adye's concerns over biometrics, and Touch ID in particular. On its Privacy website it states that "the actual image of your fingerprint is ...

18 hours ago from Techradar

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