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Spire review: Every breath you take, Spire will be watching you

This breathing monitor can help you recognize and better manage your stress level.


The Armasight Zeus Pro 640 is a thermal-vision scope for your inner Predator

We look at one bad-ass thermal vision scope and find out if covering yourself in mud would hide you from the Predator.

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Neo N2 Smartpen review: A neat digital tool for analog writers

The Neo N2 does a good job at taking digital notes, but it’s lacking some extraordinary features to make it worth its high price tag.

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Review: Sensoria's smart socks are a futuristic novelty that no runner really needs

Intelligent clothing promises to improve your athletic performance, but practical solutions like fitness trackers and running apps are more useful.

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Review: Voyce is the wellness monitor for dogs that makes wearables vividly relevant

Stepping beyond simple activity and sleep tracking, Voyce records heart and breathing rates to build a comprehensive view of your dog's health over time.

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LG Watch Urbane review: Big, bulky, and boring

The Watch Urbane is too pedestrian to be the high-style watch the Android Wear platform needs.

LG Watch Urbane review: Too big and gaudy to justify its high price tag

The Watch Urbane is easily the most expensive Android Wear watch to date, but it's not as classy as it thinks it is.

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Every built-in Apple Watch app, ranked best to worst

Some feel a little more 1.0 than others, but you're stuck with all 20 whether you like 'em or not.


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Apple Watch review: Beautiful form, frustrating function

The Apple Watch's little annoyances are harder to ignore than the iPhone's, iPad's, and Mac's, because you're wearing them right on your wrist.


Tested: 5 Bluetooth keyboards and cases for your Nexus 9

The Nexus 9 is supposed to be Google's Lollipop-showcasing productivity tablet, but how can you get things done if you don't have a keyboard?

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Alcatel Onetouch Watch review: A cheap smartwatch with training wheels

If the Apple Watch is just too expensive and Android Wear somehow offends you, you may dig Alcatel's $150 smartwatch response. Just prepare for compromises.

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Six Android Wear apps and watch faces that put the weather forecast on your wrist

Leave your phone in your pocket or purse next time you want to find the day's or weekly forecast.

The Alfa Romeo 4C is the high-tech car you might actually want

With an insanely light carbon fiber chassis, the Alfa Romeo 4C rejects the hottest automotive tech trends, and even flouts convention in the performance car space.


Duet by Protag review: Another underwhelming Bluetooth tracker to help you find your keys

Duet can alert you to forgotten items and track up to ten tags at once, but its companion app has some quirks that are hard to overlook.

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Tile review: Would you pay $25 a year to find your keys (maybe)?

Tile's pretty neat, until the battery dies and you have to buy a replacement.

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Pass the time on your smartwatch with the best games for Android Wear

Get in a round of poker, solve a puzzle, or save a knight from an onslaught of enemies.


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Samsung Gear S review: Bigger and badder, but not in a good way

The Gear S is the first major-brand smartwatch with its own voice, text and data connection. Unfortunately, the software is fundamentally broken.

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Moto Hint review: Motorola is bringing sexy Bluetooth headsets back

It's small, it's good looking, and it works exceptionally well.