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Tens of thousands of home routers at risk with duplicate SSH keys

A setup mistake could put the routers at risk of being compromised, and there's no easy way for consumers to identify or fix the problem.

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The Neo smart jar joins the increasingly connected kitchen

This crowd-funded product lends a whole new meaning to the phrase “bean counter.”

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Sony doubles down on PlayStation, but may sacrifice phones, TVs

It looks increasingly likely that Sony will exit both its TV and smartphone businesses as part of a restructuring plan outlined today by Sony executives in Japan.

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Ray looks like a phone, but it's actually a “Super Remote”

Yet another startup is trying to simplify the remote control through touchscreens. Someone's bound to get it right eventually!

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Hulu’s new Watchlist makes it easier to access your favorite movies, TV shows

Watchlist tells you what you’re likely to watch next based on your streaming habits and favorited content.

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NBC starts live streaming on mobile, with the usual restrictions

Want to watch NBC live on your phone or tablet? Only cable subscribers in select markets should bother.

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Uh-oh: Samsung smart TVs don't encrypt your captured voice data

Samsung TVs send voice search queries to a remote server over an unencrypted connection, a researcher found.

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Comcast's TV Everywhere streaming lineup doubles as cord-cutting options skyrocket

The cable giant's live streaming catalog now tops 70 channels, and more than 30 percent of customers are taking advantage.

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Google Play Music finally works on iPads

Play Music has been on iOS for 15 months and finally Google rolls out an iPad version.

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Internet of Things security check: How 3 smart devices can be dumb about the risks

Smartwatches, smart homes, smart connected cars: All carry software vulnerabilities that could impact your privacy or safety. But you can be smart about knowing the risks before you buy.

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GrandPad Senior Tablet review: This easy-to-use device can help families stay connected

The GrandPad is as much a service as it a product. And while its appeal is narrow, it serves its niche exceptionally well.

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Crowd-designed coffee grinder blows through its Kickstarter goal in just 18 hours

The team behind Handground knew there had to be a better way to achieve a consistent grind, so they turned to the hoards of coffee lovers all over the Internet to design a better grinder.

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Countertop sanitizer will use UV to clean the gook off things babies stick in their mouths

UviCube turns to Kickstarter to get a sleek, countertop UV sanitizer into kitchens and nurseries to help get the germs off of all the things babies put in their mouths.