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Umbrela wants to make your home smart one room at a time

There are some intriguing concepts within this work in progress, but it will be expensive to outfit an entire house using this approach.

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VOXX shows off new outdoor speakers, headphones, and a paper-thin TV antenna at CES

Plenty of new products, including affordable DJ-quality headphones and weather-proof Bluetooth speakers.

Polk Wireless Hinge

Polk Audio jumps into the wireless-headphone market

The speaker manufacturer shows its lifestyle colors with the new Hinge Wireless foldable on-ear headphones.

HearNotes Kleer earbuds

Meet HearNotes: the really, truly wireless earbuds

They’re lightweight, comfy, and they use high-resolution Kleer technology instead of Bluetooth.

Neoh 3D Soundspace headphones

These headphones track your headspace, literally

3D Sound Labs’ Neoh headphones incorporate Bluetooth head-tracking sensors to deliver a truly immersive audio experience.

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10 holiday moments that prove you have phone addiction

Using your phone as a barrier between you and your family? Totally normal!

on greenbot.com

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Signs that it's time to ask Santa for a new phone

Can't play Candy Crush without cutting your fingers on your phone's shattered screen? Maybe it's time for an upgrade.

on greenbot.com

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How you feel when Google releases a new version of Android

...And it feels like you're the last person in the entire world to get it.

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Jaguar Land Rover wraps Apple CarPlay and Android Auto into its justDrive app

The automaker's justDrive adds natural voice controls to apps already in the car.

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Hands on with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in the 2015 Hyundai Sonata

Plug your phone into the car and enjoy phone, navigation, messaging and more. That's the idea behind Apple CarPlay and Android Auto (in beta), and we tried both at the LA Auto Show.

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10 Noob mistakes Android users make

Just pick up your first Android phone? Don't make these mistakes!

Alpine Headphones

Alpine Headphones review: These are thumpin' good cans

Not recommended for critical listening, but the transducer in the headband is more than just an expensive gimmick.

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10 battery life crisis moments all Android users will understand

Until they make the week-long smartphone battery, you're going to have at least one of these almost-out-of-juice moments.

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Toshiba Satellite Radius review: A big laptop with a really big, limber display

Think hard: How eager are you to tote a 15-inch tablet?

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Bitdefender Internet Security 2015 review: Solid, low-maintenance PC protection

BitDefender's latest suite delivers reliable Internet security with a minimum of fuss.