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The Eco USBcell is the slickest rechargeable AA battery you've ever seen

Featuring the same lithium polymer chemistry of your smarthphone, these AA and AAA batteries can be plugged directly into USB for charging.

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Hands on with Panasonic's Toughbook 20: A Windows 10 2-in-1 that can take a beating

Panasonic just announced the new Toughbook 20, a ruggedized Windows 10 2-in-1 that has a detachable screen but can still stand up to the elements.

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LTE is tuning up for tiny IoT devices

Cellular network software that Ericsson announced at CES may help small, battery-powered devices like smartwatches and pet trackers get online and work longer without a recharge in a few years.

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Sony's elegant Bluetooth Glass Speaker adds mood to music

Sony's attractive Glass Speaker is an affordable version of a $10,000 speaker the company launched in 2008.

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Too bright? Just ask Siri to close your HomeKit shades from Lutron

Lutron announces Siri compatibility for its shades using the HomeKit-enabled Caséta Wireless Smart Bridge system.

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Lowe’s Holoroom lets you preview a home remodel in virtual reality

If you’ve been having doubts about overhauling your kitchen, this virtual experience might help ease the stress.

A walk through the Lowe's Holoroom, previewing home projects in VR

See what your kitchen remodel will look like in virtual reality before you spend the money.

Connected camera monitors baby's breathing

The First Alert camera can monitor respirations and alert you if they are too high, too low or have stopped.

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Veta is a smart EpiPen case that could save your life

If you're prone to allergic reactions, Veta is a device you'll want to keep close.

The Veta EpiPen case and app might save your life

This EpiPen case and app help ensure you don't leave home without it, and alerts your emergency contacts when you use it.

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4K Blu-ray players are almost here

Samsung and Panasonic both tout 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray at CES, with Samsung taking pre-orders.

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IntuiTV is an unremarkable TV box with a really cool E-Ink remote

Nagra's IntuiTV platform has an E-Ink remote that can change the buttons it shows. Why hasn’t anyone done this yet?

Connected mirror helps you get ready

The Simple Human mirror can recreate lighting situations so that you can do your makeup accordingly.

WiTricity demos wireless laptop charging at CES 2016

Look for WiTricity-equipped laptops from Dell and other OEMs this year.

SSDs are getting faster—and hotter—in a hurry

You may not need a liquid cooling system to keep your SSDs from overheating just yet, but the idea isn't too far-fetched.

HTC's Vive VR headset put me on Mount Everest, and I was utterly terrified

The Vive is the only VR setup I've tried immersive enough to trigger my incredible fear of heights during a demo at CES 2016.

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R2-D2 Moving Refrigerator detained on CES show floor due to immigration dispute

Haier Asia has the rights to show off the RD-D2 Moving Refrigerator in Asia, but the precocious beer-serving droid currently remains under wraps at CES in Las Vegas.

Hands on with Jimu, a super-simple robotics kit for kids

Starting at $99 and shipping in the first quarter of the year, Jimu looks to be an easy-to-program toy robot that offers limitless creative possibilities.

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Channel Master’s entry-level TV tuner brings better guide data to over-the-air channels

Channel Master makes surfing for free broadcast TV a bit more pleasant with its basic tuner box.

Fitbit Blaze is a full-blown smartwatch optimized for, well, fitness

It's not the same thing as an Apple Watch or Android Wear, but Fitbit has a reputation for getting fitness right.

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Creative’s iRoar is a ridiculously powerful Bluetooth speaker

The Sound Blaster crew has some crazy ideas about how we should listen to music.

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Kevo Convert makes your dumb locks smart on the cheap

Instead of replacing the entire locking mechanism, Kevo Convert fits on the interior portion of your deadbolt and is easy to install.

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LG's Smart Security camera includes ADT monitoring, smart hub capabilities

Monitoring is available through ADT's new Canopy service for $20 per month, although the security camera functions without it.

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Ossia's Cota wireless power platform juices up your phone as you walk around a room

Ossia's Cota treats wireless power like a Wi-Fi signal, bouncing it around the room on a device-by-device basis.

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TP-Link’s Talon AD7200 is a true tri-band router, operating on the 2.4-, 5.0-, and 60GHz bands

Home-networking device operates both 802.11ac and 802.11ad networks.