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Archos turns to Bluetooth Low Energy to monitor activities in the home

A tablet linked to a range of sensors and control devices allows the programming of simple home monitoring and automation scenarios.

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100 American Eagle stores, hungry for data, will ping shoppers' phones

An integration with Shopkick will send deals to people's smartphones at the front entrance.

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Getting into the swing of things with Sony's tennis sensor

It's only a prototype, but this Bluetooth-connected sensor that attaches to your racket looks like a great way to study your game.

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Push your way to fitness with the 'WellShell' from Tao Wellness

The WellShell is a compact, palm-sized device with an OLED display that you use to do isometric exercises with guidance from your smartphone and its app.

on techhive.com

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BeeWii's Bluetooth toys let you form your own robot fight club

You can control the Bluetooth Fighting Robot with a handheld device, using infrared light to do battle with a robotic adversary.

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Qualcomm releases Gimbal sensors for short-range tracking

The company is using Bluetooth to build location-based marketing systems.

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Bluetooth 4.1 prepares headsets and more to connect to the 'Net

The latest Bluetooth update will require just a software update to transform the galaxy of Bluetooth devices into more efficient data collection and communication devices.