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Apple's health-focused wearable is coming in October, sources say

Apple is gearing up for as many as 5 million units a month, says one far-east Asia source.

Google reveals $1,000 Project Tango tablet for seeing in 3-D

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Developers can sign up to be notified of the upcoming sale of the $1,024 device

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Taiwan's tech industry tests the waters in wearables, Internet of Things

Acer and MediaTek, for example, have entered into a partnership to create more wearable technologies

Wearables Right or Wrong? Apple just missed its big iWatch opportunity

In Episode 4 of his weekly video segment, Jon Phillips riffs on Sony's Smartband, Google's latest high-fashion Glass frames, and the Apple iWatch that never materialized.

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Amazon teases launch of mysterious device with 50-second video

Some kind of 3-D device -- perhaps the long-rumored smartphone -- may launch later this month

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There's plenty of wearable competition at Computex, but not much innovation

Plenty of device makers at the Computex trade show in Taiwan this week are hoping to stake a claim in the growing market for wearable devices. But the products on display looked like more of the same.

Competition, not innovation, in wearables at Computex

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Smartwatches and fitness trackers are still the market mainstays

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Sony Smartband is finally available in the U.S. two months after clumsy launch

You could buy the wearable in April online, but the mission-critical Lifelog software wasn't yet available in Google Play.

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Think round! Google gives developers tips on designing apps for smartwatches

Getting developers onboard will be key for the future success of Android Wear, an analyst says.

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From gesture controls to full Android, smartglass UI ideas come into view at Computex

The smartglasses are still prototypes, but hope to gain support and enter the market

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Video: Hands on with Acer's Liquid Leap wristband

This activity tracker will be Acer's entry into the wearables market when it arrives later this summer. Our colleagues at IDG News Service had the chance to try out the Liquid Leap at the Computex trade show in Taipei.

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Moto Stream accessory gives your old speakers the Bluetooth treatment

A $50 accessory helps you retrofit your old speakers into stream machines with Bluetooth.

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Glance is an $80 wearable that puts smart notifications on your existing wristwatch

With a low-impact price and quiet aesthetics, Glance might be a solid option for people who don't want to give up their favorite wrist wear.