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Heat Meter measures energy use in real time

A new, Wi-Fi connected device called the Heat Meter allows homeowners to track propane, natural gas or oil use in real time and compare their home's efficiency with others in the area.

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Remains of the Day: Watch this space

Apple's smartwach may still be in the rumor phase, but bet you didn't know the company was already making smart cables. And Steve Jobs lives on in the realm of prank calls.

Now wear this: Computers for your wrist and face

Senior writer Lex Friedman joins senior editor Dan Moren to talk smartwatches, Google Glass, and Apple's possible future in the burgeoning trend of wearable computing.

SiriProxy lets you control almost anything in your home from your iPhone

Put a cool new technology in front of a community of intrepid geeks and, before you know it, they’ll band together to make them do jobs which were never originally imagined for them.

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Can a 'nifty' iWatch from Apple catch on?

A watch that doubles as a computer and two-way radio has been a technology vision since at least the 1950s. But if recent reports that Apple's interested in an 'iWatch' are true, would such a device sell?

Evolution of the smartwatch

With all the recent hoopla about Pebbles and iWatches, now is a good time to review the evolution of the smartwatch.

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Possible Samsung smart watch rumors heighten smart-watch fever

Photos appeared on a South Korean message board that purport to be a smart timepiece made by Samsung.

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Intel to take on Apple, Roku with own TV box

Intel later this year will start offering a TV set-top box and service as the company tries to cash in on the fast-growing TV and home entertainment business.

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Expo Notes: Hyper launches CameraMator DSLR device at Macworld/iWorld

Hyper's CameraMator, a wireless tethered photography device, lets you see and remotely control your shoot from a distance on an iPad, iPhone, Mac, or Android device.

Macworld/iWorld: Day 2 wrap-up from the show floor

Another day at Macworld/iWorld means another rapid-fire round-up of products that caught our eye. Carlos Rodela is your tour guide.

Expo Notes: Double robot uses iPad to act as your virtual double (video)

The Double is an iPad-based telepresence robot.

Expo Notes: Monitor2Go a handy presentation display for the iPad

Mobile Monitor Technologies Monitor2Go is an external display designed with the iPad in mind.

Expo Notes: Goal Zero solar power recharging kits

At Macworld/iWorld, Goal Zero is showing off its new Switch 8 Recharger.

Expo Notes: Kanex’s DualRole provides ethernet and USB 3 in a single hub

The DualRole is a hub that provides three USB 3.0 ports and a gigabit ethernet adapter.

Kickstarter darling Pebble launches its smart watch

Pebble announced Wednesday that its smart watch has finally begun shipping.

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