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Pebble CEO hints at more than just wearable hardware

CEO Eric Migicovsky envisions "Pebble-powered" devices on your body within five years.

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Amazon Fire phone price slashed to 99 cents on-contract

Amazon's first smartphone gets a permanent $200 price cut just seven weeks after launch.

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Nike gets into smartwatch software with Samsung Gear S app

The Nike+ Running app will let users track their routes and get “cheers” from Facebook friends while leaving their phones at home

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Look but don't touch: Apple wearable won't ship until 2015, report says

A September announcement seems likely, but a 2014 launch doesn't

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New Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL sport extra analog nub, NFC support

Nintendo's revised handheld hits Japan first, other countries eventually

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Samsung's Gear S gives the people what (they think) they want

A standalone smartwatch sounds wonderful, as long as you don't think about it too much.

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Leap Motion reveals bid to become Oculus Rift's head-mounted VR controller

$20 Oculus Rift mount lets users track their hands and fingers in 3D

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Samsung tips Amazon 4K video streaming for October

Amazon is about to join Netflix in the 4K video fray.

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Report: Apple wearable on track for September debut

Fitness and home controls could play a big role in Apple's latest gadget

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BeeLink makes Android Wear usable across multiple devices

Connecting more than one phone or tablet to your Android Wear smartwatch no longer requires a factory reset

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Microsoft: Fix for Surface Pro 3 overheating issue coming soon

Core i7 users should expect some extra heat, but shouldn't be getting temperature warnings.

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Swatch is joining the fitness band craze

And why not? Everyone else is.

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T-Mobile pushes paid data plans, makes room for bigger families

Not to complain too much, but it's getting tricky to keep track of all these promotions.

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Samsung touts 1,000 Gear apps as new smartwatch rumors circulate

Samsung may have a couple new smartwatches in store, and plenty of apps to run on them.

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Huawei abandons Windows Phone, says Tizen has 'no chance to be successful'

After two years of losing money, Huawei is giving up on Microsoft's mobile operating system.