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Japan's curious love for old-school flip-phones continues

Smartphone shipments fell in Japan while those of feature phones are up, another sign that older devices won't go away

Sony looks to PlayStation to revive fortunes, could ditch smartphones

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Sony continues to spin off struggling divisions, including its video and audio business

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DIY repair site iFixit launches Android hub for phones, tablets, and smartwatches

Buy parts, tools, or sift through the many repair guides that can ease the pain of fixing your broken device.

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Drone backers mostly welcome FAA's proposed rules

Industry watchers are generally pleased with the proposed commercial drone rules.

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Add-on lens could boost workplace apps for Google Glass

Google Lens allows the Glass camera to capture more of its surroundings

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Neptune's watch-powered phone is forward-thinking, but preposterous

The Neptune Duo takes the guts out of your phone phone and puts them inside a smartwatch. But why would you want that?

Athletes score big with the Internet of Things

Wearables and other smart sports items are measuring just about anything an athlete can do. Talk about a game changer.

New security risks accompany the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things promises greater convenience, but could it also expose you to new threats?

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Asus hints at Android Wear defection as Windows watch rumors loom

CEO cites battery life as a 'major concern' as it looks beyond Google's platform for future smartwatches.

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Pebble smartwatch adds Android Wear app support

The company has also added the ability to set up pre-defined replies to notifications.

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Sony's releasing its own developer edition smart glasses after Google's retreat

The price tag is about half of what Google wanted for Glass before it shut down sales.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, February 17

Spy group has embedded tools in foreign networks ... Sony selling its SmartEyeglasses ... Infosys will automate more jobs

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LG's Watch Urbane brings all-metal luxury to Android Wear watches

The specs look identical to the G Watch R, but just look at the new upmarket aesthetics.