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Connected-home Babel: There's an app for that, startup says

Yonomi's app lets consumers manage IoT devices that can't talk to each other

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Steve Wozniak just wants to build things

The Apple co-founder, now at a storage startup, likes Google Glass but isn't crazy about smart watches.

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Hints of Apple Watch apps emerge with WatchKit launch: Simplicity, 'light' interactions

Apple stresses simplicity and quick interactions as it opens the floodgates for third-party smartwatch apps.

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Intel-powered MICA is a luxury smart cuff for women

Most smartwatches treat women's fashion as an afterthought, but it's the focus of a new smart band from Intel and Opening Ceremony.

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Watch Tony Hawk ride the world's first real-life hoverboard

The skateboarding legend took the Hendo Hoverboard prototype for a ride and it's just as glorious as you'd expect.

Don't expect Google Glass to launch anytime soon

A launch in 2015 is seen as “likely,” but nothing's a given as interest slips.

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Mobile 4K video getting wired to TVs through USB 3.1, MHL

USB 3.1 will support the MHL 3 specification, which can stream 4K mobile video transfers from mobile devices.

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Volvo gives Google Cardboard new life, uses it to preview new cars

Google Cardboard may be just a novelty, but Volvo shows how it could be put to good use.

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Virtual reality goes 3D with Samsung's Project Beyond camera

It looks like a UFO, but Samsung says it's real. Project Beyond's array of cameras can deliver 3D livestreams to Samsung's Gear VR virtual reality headset.

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Android Wear Lollipop update looks like a big boost to usability

Leaked details point to weather-based watch faces, easier navigation and some useful shortcuts for smartwatch users.

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Ingenic's Newton2 allows DIY smartwatches, smartglasses

The Chinese company reduces the size and power consumption of Newton2 by 50 percent compared to its predecessor

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AT&T, Sprint detail plans for selling the Nexus 6

Here’s your chance to get Google’s flagship phone if you’ve struck out elsewhere.

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Sony SmartWatch 3 arrives for $250 with a focus on fitness

Sony's first Android Wear smartwatch isn't as classy as the competition, but it's the only one with full waterproofing and GPS.