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Distracted? Slap this Hitachi gizmo on your forehead to focus

The prototype device covers a user's forehead to aid with cognitive training and learning

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Sony confirms development of e-paper smartwatch

The device's e-paper display could extend to its band, according to a report

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Panasonic opens smart town targeting zero-emission houses

Electric vehicles, solar panels and security cameras abound in the Fujisawa Sustainable Smart Town

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Apple-IBM products in November? Not quite

Apple's Tim Cook said the first fruits of the partnership would come this month, but IBM now has its eyes on December

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Sony's next smartwatch may have a wrap-around e-paper screen

As Sony struggles, it's reportedly kicking off a 'venture-style' hardware program, starting with a smartwatch that focuses more on fashion than function.

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Omega and other luxury watch brands target knock-off smartwatch faces

After battling counterfeit watches for decades, luxury brands decide to play watch face whac-a-mole.

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New IBM service shines a light on mobile device and app performance

The company is also unveiling cloud-based virtual desktops for mobile devices

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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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Pebble's much-needed Android overhaul includes full notification support

The latest Pebble firmware paves the way for feature parity with the iPhone. Could proper notification syncing be next?

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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.