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New Wi-Fi-based gesture control will make your entire house smart

A research team at the University of Washington has developed a way to enact gesture control across all devices using the WiFi router in your living room.

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Nvidia says Tegra 4 can power a better, cheaper stylus

Nvidia is usually trumpeting the graphics performance of its Tegra 4 chip, but at the Computex trade show on Tuesday CEO Jen-Hsun Huang showed how its newest processor can be used to create a precise, affordable stylus for tablets.

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Asus unveils VivoMouse, a funky trackpad-mouse hybrid

The Asus VivoMouse combines mouse and trackpad functions and supports Windows 8 gestures, and is intended for use with the VivoPC, a small desktop for offices and living rooms.

New Kinect for Windows to improve human interaction with computers

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Human interaction with computers could improve with the new Kinect for Windows sensor, which will be better at recognizing gestures, motion and voice.

Next-generation Kinect for Windows won't be for the average user

The new-and-improved Kinect that's shipping with the Xbox One later this year will find its way to Windows in 2014. But don't expect it to replace your mouse and webcam.

Xbox One First Impressions - TechHive Update

Carlos and Jason check out the Xbox One and discuss all of it's features, and the games announced.

Awesome video shows Leap Motion's Windows 8 gesture control capabilities

A new demo video from Leap Motion shows how waving your finger in your air like you just don't care is totally possible with Windows 8.

Study shows brainwaves could be security for wearable tech

With the next wave in consumer electronics expected to be wearable gadgets, researchers are evaluating the use of thought-based authentication with the technology.

Logitech announces new Harmony remotes and Hub controller

Accessory vendor Logitech announced on Tuesday that the company is expanding its Harmony line of universal remote controls with a new flagship model, a new low-end model, and a multi-function hub that extends the capabilities of both.

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Mind over matter: Researchers turn thoughts into passwords

Scientists demonstrate ability to differentiate individual brain activity. May be how you access your digital life in the future.

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Widely used wireless IP cameras open to hijacking over the Internet, researchers say

Thousands of wireless IP cameras connected to the Internet have serious security weaknesses that allow attackers to hijack them and alter their firmware, according to two researchers from security firm Qualys.

Intel doubles speed of Thunderbolt interconnect

Intel has doubled the speed of the Thunderbolt data transfer technology, which will soon shuttle data between host computers like Macs and peripherals at a rate of 20 gbps (bits per second).

Ego Smartmouse puts other input devices to shame

Mousing technology will take a giant leap forward with the Ego Smartmouse.

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Wacom unveils Cintiq 13HD

Brand new compact model is an upgrade of the Cintiq 12WX