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Tosy Robotics Shows off Drawing, Dancing Robots

Vietnamese toy maker Tosy Robotics showed two robots at the IFA electronics show in Berlin.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 2: Hands On

Analysis: The device's S Pen stylus is surpsisingly useful, with an update from Samsung

Up Close With Sharp's Stunning IGZO Display Technology

The new technology will enter production this year and easily surpasses Apple's retina displays.

Wearable Technology: 10 Gadgets Available Now

Who needs Google Glasses? You can pick up this wearable tech right now.

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Make fast work of finding photos with Lost Photos

Lost Photos trolls the depths of your email account, looking for any images and saving them to your hard drive.

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Lexmark Exits the Inkjet Market: Are Printers Doomed?

When a major maker of inkjet printers says it's going to stop selling them, what does this mean for the future of the category, and for you?

How to Extend Your Wi-Fi Network

Tips and tricks to boost your wireless network range at home or in the office.

Mobile Payment System Isis Looks Set for September Debut

The Isis service for paying for goods and services via smartphone initially will be available in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Austin, Texas.

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Do Your Gadgets Rob You of Sleep?

Exposure to tablets and other electronics with backlit displays can disrupt circadian rhythms and cause insomnia or restless sleep, researchers say.

Samsung Teases Windows 8 Tablet Hybrid Launch at IFA 2012

Another promotion for Samsung's next trade show suggests we'll see the Samsung Series 5 Hybrid, announced last June.

10-Inch Kindle Fire May be Delayed

Amazon's event next week may highlight tablets that are smaller than Apple's iPad.

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Samsung Unveils Galaxy Player 5.8

The newest iPod Touch rival runs Android 4.0 with Samsung’s TouchWiz interface and comes with Bluetooth 4.0, storage options, and a 5.8-inch screen.

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Dropbox Two-Step Verification: Hands On

Online services are enabling additional security by checking your identity via SMS or a mobile app. Here's how it works.

Startup Branch Offers Place to Chat

Can another service find a fit in the crowded social networking world? Branch, still in beta, has backers who believe it has found a route.

Zooka's Bar-Shaped Speakers Crank up Gadgets' Sound

The Bluetooth speakers from Carbon Audio bring impressive quality -- and a microphone -- to smartphones and tablets.

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