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How Jawbone's $250 million infusion could shake up the fit-tech wearables space

What, do you think Jawbone will be using its new pile of money for Bluetooth headset R&D?

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Flower Power can help keep your plants from dying on the vine

This gadget can monitor everything -- from how much sunlight your plants are getting to the amount of moisture in the soil

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5 ridiculous things Apple is more likely to make than an Android phone

Woz told Wired that Apple should release an Android phone. Woz, we love you, but that's crazypants.

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Apple can't run from its own job listing as iWatch evidence builds

Evidence of a health- and fitness-focused iWatch mounts as Apple posts and then removes a job listing for "User Studies Exercise Physiologist."

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Hands on with 'Advanced Sleep Analysis,' the new REM sleep-tracking feature from Basis

New Android and iOS apps will share REM sleep data for users of the B1 and Carbon Steel Edition Basis bands.

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Steve Wozniak visits Xiaomi in China, endorses its products

Wozniak was invited on a speaking engagement to help inspire the company's engineers.

Google buys Nest for $3.2 billion

Google is snapping up Nest, the company that makes connected smoke alarms and thermostats which you control from mobile phones.

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Prepare your body parts for more! 24 wearables to watch in 2014

Manufacturers are primed to release so many smartwatches, smartglasses, and activity trackers that you'll quickly run out of enough body parts to support them all.

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Google buys Nest, world gets one step closer to 'OK Glass, make my house warmer'

Will Google's $3.2 billion investment in the Internet of Things market have privacy implications for Nest's customers? Nest, naturally, says no.

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Anki Drive puts self-driving robot cars to good use: Fun and games

This game is a demonstration of autonomous-driving technology right on your living room floor. Oh, and it's a blast to play.

Sony hopes its tennis sensor prototype stirs up a racket

The 9-gram sensor fits on the end of tennis racket and records everything from the speed of your swing to how much spin you put on the ball.

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Best of CES Awards: We name the hottest gear in Las Vegas

We've spent the past week in Las Vegas looking at the products unveiled at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. These 10 stand out from the crowd.

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Cruise with Ozobot, a tiny robot that races across your iPad

With four app-based games, this little bot is sure to spice up family game night.

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The 5 critical lessons CES taught us about wearable tech

From smartwatches to smartglasses to wrist-worn activity trackers, wearables helped define CES 2014—and taught us a few things about product design.

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The best products of CES

PCWorld and TechHive editors have spent the past week at International CES. Here are the 10 products that stand out from the crowd.

FiLIP tracks your kids and lets them call you, so you can relax

This wrist-worn mobile phone and smart locator can help parents know where their kids are, including push notifications when they arrive home safe.

Lighting Science wants its Good Night Bulb to put you to sleep

The LED bulb removes blue hues of light that can keep you up at night, while another product -- the Alert & Awake Bulb-- helps you get started on your day.

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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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Holi's iOS-controlled lamp adjusts to fit your mood

Using an app on your iOS device, you can adjust the lighting in this LED lamp to any of 50 settings and even stream music from your mobile device. An Android version arrives next month.