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MagicLeap teases its augmented reality tech—and it looks awesome

HoloLens isn't the only augmented reality game in town.

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About-face: Spurred by Apple, Swiss warm to smartwatches

The Apple Watch turned venerable watchmakers on to the potential of wearable computers.

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Chromecast freebie alert: $80 trove includes Sesame Street Go, Qello concerts, and Drama Fever

The package of perks is yours if you buy a Chromecast between March 20 and April 19.

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Pebble Time's first “smartstraps” could have modular features, standalone connectivity

Pebble pledges $1 million toward watch bands that will make its next smartwatch more useful.

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TAG Heuer, Google, and Intel get together to announce a conceptual smartwatch

No design, no features, and no price tag. Just a promise of a luxury Android Wear-based smartwatch by the end of 2015.

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Rakuten bolsters e-books by gobbling up distributor OverDrive

The acquisition gives Rakuten access to a growing education e-books market

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GoogleX exec: Where Google went wrong with Glass

Google botched its wearable, Google Glass, and now the director of GoogleX labs is openly talking about it.

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TAG Heuer has a smartwatch plan and it's full of dials, designs and ideas

One of Switzerland's most revered luxury brands is joining the smartwatch party—just one year after its CEO told us, "I don’t see us taking a big risk."

Japanese transforming scooter avoids obstacles

The “Innovative Life for You - Active” or ILY-A is a foldable, three-wheel vehicle prototype that can be driven while seated or standing.

PCWorld News

Home air quality sensor stores data in the cloud

The $200 sensor can help monitor PM2.5 particles, which have been linked to disease

PCWorld News

Xiaomi's fitness tech to help power smart shoes

Li-Ning is developing smart shoes that will use Xiaomi's mobile exercise app

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Intel doesn't want Curie wearable computer making fashion statements

Intel is planning to ship Curie on a button-sized board and a multi-chip module with basic components.

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Pebble CEO welcomes Apple to the smartwatch party

Pebble's Eric Migicovsky spoke to us at SXSW on Apple Watch, Pebble's new OS, and how smartstraps will take Pebble Time to the next level.

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Steve Jobs biography describes his disdain for TVs

The former Apple CEO didn't like television and didn't foresee its integration with mobile devices.