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Intel and SMS Audio pack a heart rate monitor into BioSport earbuds

The SMS Audio BioSport measures heart rate through the ear canal and draws its charge straight from the headphone jack.

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Intel teams with luxury eyewear brand Luxottica for smartglass R&D

Intel and Luxottica Group announced a multiyear partnership designed around smartglass R&D, with an eye toward producing a product in 2015.

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Razer Nabu smartband aims for the sweet spot in a crowded market

Razer's first foray into wearables will launch on December 2, but faces a more challenges than it did during its January announcement.

Next-gen Google Glass may have Intel inside

The development would dovetail with Intel's push into wearables.

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Sony's e-paper smartwatch prototype has been hiding in plain sight

The group inside Sony that developed the watch featured it in a crowdfunding project, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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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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Apple Watch and Android Wear: Same destination, different paths

The more we learn about the Apple Watch, the less it seems like a complete departure from the existing wearable market.

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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