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Sensors look to put a step in immersive gaming

Reflx Labs’ Boogio wants to make any shoe a smart shoe by using a sensor insole and 3D accelerometer. Target markets include gaming and diagnostics.

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Sony shows SmartEyeglass prototype to developers

Google Glass isn't the only game in town—Sony has its own face computer in the works. You won't be able to play with this one any time soon, though.

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Privacy challenges stand between you and your own private robot

In this video report, we meet NAO, a nearly two-foot tall humanoid robot currently used for research, but destined for the consumer market -- if its maker can resolve privacy concerns.

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Know where your mobile data is going? Some apps can tell you

Tools to secure mobile devices for personal and business use debuted at the RSA Conference in San Francisco.

Filling the cybersecurity job gap

Security experts weigh in on the shortage of cybersecurity workers and what can be done to close the skills gap.

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Video report: Meet Google’s 'Project Tango'

Google has been working over the past year on developing 3D technology for smartphones, but it has the potential to go beyond those devices.


Collaboration apps will cross platforms soon, Gartner says

Most collaboration applications will be equally available on desktops, mobile phones, tablets and browsers by 2016, reports Gartner.

New Low: Lenovo IdeaPad A1 16GB Tablet, $190 is selling the 16GB, 7-inch IdeaPad A1 tablet $190, with free shipping.

HTC One X Android Phone, $129

AmazonWireless is selling the brand-new HTC One X smartphone for only $129, offer good for existing and new AT&T subscribers.

Dell Inspiron 14z Laptop Plus Adobe Software, $480

Dell Online is selling its Inspiron 14z laptop for $480--and throwing in Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere for free.

Rugged Pentax Optio WG-2 Camera, $289

Abe's of Maine is selling the rugged, waterproof Pentax Option WG-1 digital camera for $289, shipping is free, and it's throwing in a 32GB SDHC card.


$100 Off Alienware X51 Gaming PC

Use a coupon code to get $100 off a compact Alienware X51 gaming PC at Dell's online store.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7-Inch Android Tablet, $220

Macmall is selling the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 for only $220, with free shipping.