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The Treasures of Skymall Tested

One of the guilty pleasures of flying is thumbing through the Skymall magazine to see what funky tech products are featured. But does any of this stuff actually work? We tried eight Skymall specials, from the Magic Wand TV remote to the LED showerhead.


10 Cool Tech Gadgets Spotted at CE Week 2011

Meet 2011's hottest new gear, from wearable camcorders to iPad covers that double as speakers to pocket-size wireless hard drives for your smartphone and tablet.


30 Ridiculously Dumb Tech Warning Labels

Tech products have some really stupid disclaimers. Here are 30 of the worst we've seen.


IBM: Highlights Of 100 Years

As IBM celebrates its 100th birthday this month, we take a look back at some of the major moments in the company's history.

HP’s Wi-Fi Mobile Mouse Eliminates Common Mouse Hassles

A new Wi-fi mouse from HP may save you batteries and a USB slot.

Back-to-School Laptop Accessories

Here are all the notebook-friendly gadgets you need to maintain your 4.0 GPA.

E3: Dance Central 2 Adds Simultaneous Multi-Player Dancing

Gamers playing Dance Central 2 can dance side-by-side. Harmonix said that more than 100 songs will be available for the game.

OS X Lion May Support Nuance

References to the voice recognition software were reported in OS X Lion and the latest internal iOS build.


Imaginary Interface Lets You Interact with an Invisible Phone

Researchers at Germany's Hasso-Plattner Institute have developed what they call imaginary interfaces that allow users to interact with their phones even though they're not in front of them.


E3 Hands On: Nintendo's Wii U Game System

The Wii U controller was surprisingly light and responsive, except for the one time that it froze and needed to be restarted.

SteelSeries Diablo III Mouse and Headset at E3

We get hands-on time with SteelSeries' newly-announced Diablo III-themed mouse and headset.

Intel Loves Kinect Hacks

Intel proves they are as geeky as the rest of us when it comes to hacking things. Check out these 3 Kinect hacks the company demonstrated at its Research @ Intel media event!


E3: Nintendo Announces Wii U, Handheld Device that Extends the Screen of Wii Game Play

The Wii U game controller has a 6-inch touchscreen and can also be used to play games by itself.

Microsoft's Xbox TV Service May be Near

There is speculation that Microsoft is preparing to announce its long-awaited TV subscription service for its Xbox 360 video game console on Monday at the Electronic Entertainment Expo.


Telenoid Robot Shows Emotion, Dreams of Electric Sheep

Conveying physical emotions through a phone call or email is difficult, but researchers from Japan’s Osaka University have developed a robot that they think can do just that. Nick Barber caught the emotional android in action at the Computer-Human Interaction Conference.