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Mind over matter: Researchers turn thoughts into passwords

Scientists demonstrate ability to differentiate individual brain activity. May be how you access your digital life in the future.

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Intel doubles speed of Thunderbolt interconnect

Intel has doubled the speed of the Thunderbolt data transfer technology, which will soon shuttle data between host computers like Macs and peripherals at a rate of 20 gbps (bits per second).

The Week in Mac Accessories: You should see our USBs!

If you're looking for the latest USB 3.0 technology (including the hubbiest hub ever) look no further than the latest Mac-accessory roundup. Also: cases, key covers, adapter holders, super docks, air filters, and even a backpack.

Ego Smartmouse puts other input devices to shame

Mousing technology will take a giant leap forward with the Ego Smartmouse.

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MacDock is a minimalist dock for your MacBook Pro

You MacBook Pro's cable clutter's stylish end may come from the MacDock Pro's hand.

Wacom unveils Cintiq 13HD

Brand new compact model is an upgrade of the Cintiq 12WX

The Week in Mac Accessories: Portable power

This week's roundup of new accessories for the Mac include ways to make sure you have all the power and protection you need.

Expo Notes: Notable music products from Macworld/iWorld

Hardware and software for musicians can always be found on the Macworld/iWorld show floor, and 2013 was no exception. Here's what caught James Galbraith's eye.

Expo Notes: Mauz turns your iOS device into a touchscreen Mac mouse (video)

The Mauz will let you use your iPhone to control your Mac like a souped-up input devices -- If its Kickstarter funding comes through.

Expo Notes: BowBlade lets you get physical with your iPhone gaming (video)

The BowBlade active gaming device lets you play many shooting and target games, but gives you an upper-body workout in the process.

Blue aims for foolproof podcast audio with Nessie

Blue Microphones has a new mic, and this one's built for entry-level podcasters without a lot of audio skill.

Logitech announces new Bluetooth keyboard, trackpad for Mac

Accessory vendor Logitech on Wednesday announced two new Bluetooth input devices for the Mac: the Easy-Switch Keyboard, which offers backlit keys and pairs with up to three devices simultaneously, and the Rechargeable Trackpad, which offers a rechargeable alternative to Apple's Magic Trackpad

Review: Fender Squier Strat with USB connects directly to computer or iPad

With the Squier USB Strat guitar, Fender cuts out the middleman by incorporating a USB interface directly into their iconic guitar, alongside the standard 1/4-inch input you use to connect to an amp.