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Newer smartphones have fewer toxic chemicals, teardown finds

If your smartphone ends up in a landfill or incinerator, all those toxic chemicals can end up in the water you drink or the air you breathe

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Remains of the Day: Straight ahead

The mini iPad is on the straight and narrow, Apple and Samsung try to straighten things out, and the man who broke into Steve Jobs's house may go straight after his arrest.

Expo Notes: Rhythm Touch helps treat the show floor aches

The Rhythm Touch is a small rectangular box the size of half a deck of cards, and it uses electric stimulator pads to ease muscle pain.

WowWee puts real toys in digital games, creates 'appcessories'

WowWee showed an upcoming game platform at the Consumer Electronics Show called AppGear, which combines real toys with on-screen animation to create a new product category it calls "appcessories."

iOS accessories on display at CES

From the iLounge Pavilion to the rest of the Consumer Electronics Show floor, our intrepid editors leave no stone unturned looking for eye-catching iPhone and iPad cases, styluses, and other add-ons.

Mac, iOS products abound at CES's Digital Experience

Before the International Consumer Electronics Show kicks off on Tuesday, gadget makers show off their wares at Monday night's Digital Experience. Serenity Caldwell and Alexandra Chang visited the showcase, looking for standout Mac and iOS products.

Lenovo gets a jump on Apple in smart TVs

Lenovo on Sunday announced its first smart TV that will recognize voice commands and run Android 4.0 applications, getting a jump over Apple's rumored pursuit of TVs with advanced features.

Remains of the Day: My life's an open iBook

Apple's got yet another iTrademarkInfringement case on its hands, China sends iPad corporate spies to the big house, and Facebook apparently plans to take on Apple at a modern day Battle of Thermopylae.

Angry Birds robots under Wi-Fi control

Robots modeled after the characters in the popular mobile game Angry Birds were controlled over Wi-Fi at the Beijing International High Tech Expo this week.

Top-rated GPS devices

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Dedicated personal navigation devices still have their place, in spite of the rise of GPS-enabled cell phones. Use one of these picks to get you from point A to B.