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Jawbone tackles mobile payments with UP4 fitness tracker

Out this summer, the UP4 will combine the heart-tracking features of the UP3 with NFC payments by American Express. A lightweight UP2 tracker rounds out the offering.

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LG shows Thunderbolt 2 compatible 4K monitor

The 31-inch LG 31MU97Z will end your search for a Thunderbolt-compatible 4K monitor.

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Neighborhood Watch program to add wireless security cams to its wetware network

Strategically placed battery-powered cameras will provide real-time alerts to designated residents' smartphones.

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Amazing bug-sized robots can build microstructures

Silicon Valley team eyes tiny, fast-moving robots in DARPA project.

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New robot bounces, could replace rovers on NASA missions

Researchers eye unique robots for missions a decade and more into the future.

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Huawei unveils P8 and P8max, playing up its design and camera capabilities

It's debuting overseas for now, though a 'worldwide' launch is promised at some point down the road.

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Twitter turns its home page into a news and information hub

The redesign is aimed at winning over the uninitiated

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Microsoft makes debugging PHP less painful with new Azure tool

Microsoft has tapped Zend's Z-Ray for advanced PHP analysis

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Vizio to launch a line of high dynamic range HDTVs

The TV manufacturer is buying into Dolby Vision technology, and it hopes you'll do the same.

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Yahoo reportedly close to purchasing Foursquare

The buy could be part of Marissa Mayer's effort to focus on mobile users​.

Amazing bug-sized robots developed in DARPA project

Researchers in Silicon Valley have developed insect-size robots that can manufacture microstructures that are too small and complex to be built by current machinery or by hand. The robots are part of work by SRI International into next-generation manufacturing technology funded by the Defense Advanced Projects Agency (DARPA), the U.S. military's research and development arm.

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For Microsoft, hardware and OS consistency are key in Surface 3

Microsoft says with Surface 3, customers wanted a "little sibling" to the Surface Pro 3

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Apple buys Israeli camera technology company

LinX's smaller cameras could help Apple slim down its hardware

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The six net neutrality lawsuits: What are the complaints about?

The lawsuits from two ISPs and four trade groups focus on violations of administrative process and constitutional questions.