Robert S. AnthonyContributor, PCWorld

Robert S. Anthony is a New York-based technology journalist. He writes a tech blog called The Paper PC.

Sony and LL Cool J Rap It Up with Web-Based Music Collaboration Bundle

LL Cool J, Sony, and Boomdizzle Networks unveil Future Sounds My Connect Studio, a laptop-software-headphone package that lets distant musicians collaborate in real time--and never miss a beat.

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Tablets Get In the Game at Toy Fair 2012

There were enough iPad add-ons, kiddie tablets and smartphone accessories shown at Toy Fair 2012 to keep your kids--and your wallet--in stiches for a long time.

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Angry Birds Are Real, Take Flight at 2012 Toy Fair

It’s bad enough when squawking Angry Birds turn up on smartphones and tablets as you commute to work, but things have gone too far when one drops from above and bumps into your head as you walk the floor at the 2012 Toy Fair.

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TheO Lets You Play Ball With Your Phone… Safely

It looks like the world’s goofiest-looking phone protector, but TheO combines a foam ball that wraps around your phone with apps that take advantage of its motion sensor to let you play with your smartphone like it was a toy.

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Boomz Audio Mini Speaker: A Pocket-Sized Boombox for Your Smartphone

Nestled in a quiet corner at the 2012 CES was a small, colorful and muscular mini speaker that can fill up a small room with quality audio from an iPod or smartphone.

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MultiTaction 55-inch Multi-Touch Display Can Track Hundreds of Fingers

This giant multitouch display can follow hundreds of hands and fingers are doing to it at the same time--and it may be coming to a museum near you.

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Boost Case Hybrid Two-Piece Extended iPhone Battery Keeps Things Light

This extended battery comes in two pieces, allowing you to keep a lightweight protective shell on your iPhone 4 or 4S all the time and keep the weight and bulk of the battery out of your pocket until you need the extra power.

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HzO Nanotechnology Seal Keeps Smartphones from Drowning

New nanotechnology from Salt Lake City-based HzO protects electronic devices with a micro-thin vapor coating that makes them impervious to water damage.

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Polaroid Goes Retro With Z340 Instant Digital Camera

It’s not your father’s Polaroid, but the new 14-megapixel digital camera with a built-in photo printer harkens back to the popular Polaroid Spectra of the 1980s.

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Touchscreen Digital Watch Arrives From Sweden With Style

What started as a bright idea for a vibrating wrist band has arrived in the US as the Mutewatch, a stylish and pricey touchscreen digital watch with an all-touch interface and, yes, a vibrating wristband.

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Fanny Wang Headsets Big Hits with NFL Big Hitters

It started with three Fanny Wang headsets knocking around NFL locker rooms, but now dozens of pro football players--and hopefully many more of their fans--want to get their hands on Fanny Wang’s new bass-boosting over-the-ear headsets.

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Screw It: AudioBulb Wireless Speaker System as Easy as Twisting in Light Bulbs

GiiNii’s AudioBulb, a wireless speaker in the shell of an LED light bulb, installs quickly into any lamp or light fixture. Link a couple with an AudioBulb base station and you have an instant home wireless speaker system.

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Epson’s MegaPlex Projectors Blast Big Movies From Small Devices

Lights, iPad, Action! Epson’s new line of portable projectors make it easy to project huge videos or still images from an iPad, iPhone or iPod onto a big screen with rich stereo sound.

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DSC DJ Sound Control: A Seriously Pimped-Out PC

It’s one thing to mix a touchscreen PC with some loose DJ hardware and make it all work, but the DSC Sound Control by PC modder Chris Blarsky makes it all downright cool.

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Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1, a $199 Bargain

With its low price, high-resolution 7-inch display, and a GPS that doesn’t need a data connection, Lenovo’s IdeaPad Tablet A1 remakes the future of tablets.