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Umbrella home control

Umbrela wants to make your home smart one room at a time

There are some intriguing concepts within this work in progress, but it will be expensive to outfit an entire house using this approach.

Umbrela takes an all-in-one approach to home control

Looking for a shortcut on your way to a smart home? Umbrela has a unique take.

AllJoyn

AllJoyn IoT platform reaches out to the Internet for remote control

A new gateway feature can give users remote access to multiple AllJoyn devices

mercedes benz f015 self driving car

Mercedes-Benz's F015 concept is a self-driving, hydrogen-powered living room

Relax! The car will do the driving. And the entertaining. And it won’t pollute. The F015 concept car is barely recognizable compared to the cars of yesteryear--although it does at least still have four wheels.

Polk Wireless Hinge

Polk Audio jumps into the wireless-headphone market

The speaker manufacturer shows its lifestyle colors with the new Hinge Wireless foldable on-ear headphones.

HearNotes Kleer earbuds

Meet HearNotes: the really, truly wireless earbuds

They’re lightweight, comfy, and they use high-resolution Kleer technology instead of Bluetooth.

smartwatch3steel

Sony revs up its wearables game with redesigned Smartwatch 3 and Smarteyeglass SDK

It's a party for developers at Sony's CES 2015 keynote and Sony isn't holding anything back.

Sharp Aquous

Sharp says its Aquos 4K TVs will look as though they deliver higher-than-4K resolution

TV manufacturer mixes fact with a generous splash of hyperbole while pitching its latest Aquos lineup at its CES press conference.

LaCie Mirror External Drive

Seagate aims to make common hard drives uncommonly artistic

Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the fairest hard drive of all? Seagate thinks its new drives are the answer, with mirror-like sheens and expensive wooden stands to complement more prosaic wirelessly connected drives.