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Pebble Time Steel is on track to ship in July, as regular pre-orders go live

No news is good news for Pebble as its second round of smartwatches stay on schedule.

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Google looks for content makers to test its Jump virtual reality video camera

Google may have a strong interest in applicants who have creative backgrounds, like film making and directing.

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The 'World's Thinnest Watch' becomes another cautionary Kickstarter tale

After raising more than $1 million in crowdfunding, Central Standard shuts down and leaves backers empty-handed.

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1,000 units of Pepper, the human-like robot that feels emotions, sell out in a minute

The $1,600 household robot has an emotion engine and is designed to be a member of the family.

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The HoloLens field of view won't be getting any bigger, says Microsoft exec

Microsoft has cut down the field of view for HoloLens since January and it's becoming a distraction.

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Why SoftBank's Pepper could become the iPhone of robots

Pepper can't do housework, but it's a spearhead in the coming robotics wave

PCWorld News

Fitbit IPO pumps up the heart rate of investors

Fitbit is valued at $6 billion dollars with its stock trading for around $30 per share

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Huawei delays its Android Wear watch to Q3, hints at design tweaks

The Chinese firm remains committed to Google's Android Wear platform, despite earlier reports to the contrary.

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Microsoft's augmented reality Halo is breathtaking, but HoloLens still needs work

Microsoft's augmented reality demos have been awe-inspiring on stage, but HoloLens still needs a lot of work before it's ready for prime time.

PCWorld News

Foxconn, Alibaba join SoftBank in global robotics push

SoftBank's Pepper robot gets 'emotions' with consumer launch as sales outside Japan are planned

PCWorld News

Fitbit IPO shows wearable devices have a healthy pulse

The company recently raised its stock's initial price range and the number of shares it will offer when it goes public

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Raspberry Pi Foundation produces first official case for the micro PC

There's an interesting new case available for the Raspberry Pi 2 that makes it easy to get at your board's innards while still protecting it.

PCWorld News

Etsy dips toes into crowdfunding

Fund on Etsy, now in pilot phase, will let backers fund projects pre-selected by Etsy

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Misfit wearables now act as remote controls for the Internet

With IFTTT integration, a double- or triple-tap on the wrist can trigger all kinds of Internet-based actions.

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Sony announces the Xperia Z4v, coming to Verizon this summer

It supports Sony's Remote Play feature, which lets you play full versions of PS4 titles when connected to the console over Wi-Fi.