Don't-Miss CES Stories

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Perfect Blend is a smart scale that makes smoothies a cinch

The makers of Perfect Bake want to simplify the already easy act of blending food.

Perfect Blend is a smart scale and app that gives you the perfect smoothie every time

Is making a decent smoothie too hard? The Perfect Blend smart scale and app will walk you through it.

Airdog drone tracks action sports from the skies

Going for an extreme adventure? Airdog is a drone that can follow you around while out mountain biking, surfing and enjoying other action sports.

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The Ring Stick Up Cam delivers two-way audio in a wireless security camera for $200

With the Ring Stick Up Cam, you can see—and talk to—people who are approaching your home from any direction.

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LG Signature line includes massive ultra-thin OLED TVs, plus fancy fridges and dishwashers

LG's "Signature" OLED TV sets measure just 0.1 inches thick and are covered in glass. Don't bother asking about price.

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Fitbit takes on Apple Watch with its new Blaze fitness watch

Blaze has a color display and 5-day battery life, but no GPS.

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iDevices expands its HomeKit lineup with smart switches and sockets

The new Siri-ready gear includes built-in wall switches you can use with or without a smartphone.

Hands-on with the Vive Pre, a VR headset with front-facing camera

HTC replaces its earlier versions of the Vive VR device with the Vive Pre, which includes a front-facing camera.

Smyle: A 'mouse' you can click with your, well, smile

Perceptive Devices uses "smile tracking" as a way to interact with games and VR content.

misfit ray

Meet Ray, Misfit's super sleek new activity tracker

The $99 aluminum bracelet has endless personalization potential.

officeiq sensor from Tome, Humanscale

Humanscale's OfficeIQ gives your standing desk a brain

Humanscale and its partner, Tome, have developed sensors for desks and chairs that tell you how much they're actually being used—and whether you should get up off your keister.

Cassia Bluetooth Hub

Cassia Networks is building a Bluetooth router

The Cassia Hub can control up to 22 Bluetooth devices and boosts Bluetooth range up to 1000 feet.

Creative X-Fi Sonic Carrier

Here’s a head-snapper: Creative just announced a $5000 audiophile sound bar that streams music and video

The X-Fi Sonic Carrier packs 15 drivers, a wireless subwoofer, Dolby Atmos support, and an 800-watt amplifier.

Thread Q&A

ZigBee and Thread act to make their IoT smarts stack up

Two pieces in the complicated puzzle of smart-home options will snap together later this year when the ZigBee Alliance starts certifying devices that use the Thread protocol for networking.

HP targets millennials with amped-up media features in mobile devices

HP is hoping crisp displays and high end speakers will help laptops appeal to millenial buyers.

You'll flip out for Origin PC's Chronos

Origin PC's new Chronos can take a Titan Z card and sports a slick feature not seen in other micro-tower machines.

The 3 Samsung announcements we can't wait to try

Samsung unveiled a smart TV that can control your home, a fridge that can order more butter, and a head-turner of a Windows tablet.

Humanscale develops a Fitbit for your desk

Humanscale and Tome team up with a sensor that tells you when you need to get up and move—and when your favorite conference room may be full.

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'Ultra HD Premium' certification aims to tame TV makers' madness

TV vendors love to confuse consumers with jargon, but the Ultra HD Premium logo could provide some relief.

Faraday Future unveils its FFZero1 concept car

The concept all-electric car will be available "in a couple of years."

Nvidia's powerful Drive PX2 makes sense of the road

In 2015, most of the world’s major automakers either demonstrated autonomous cars or announced research into the technology. It’s coming and Nvidia wants to be the one supply the computers that run it all.

Alarm.com app on Apple TV

Smart-home service provider Alarm.com integrates Apple TV and Amazon Echo into its cloud-based platform

Controlling Alarm.com-powered smart-home systems gets more intuitive with this latest set of integrations.

Hunter Fan Signal

Hunter Fan unveils the first HomeKit-enabled ceiling fans

The 130-year-old company is the first fan maker to embrace Apple’s connected-home platform.

withings thermo

Withings Thermo is a Wi-Fi thermometer you don't have to disinfect

This smart thermometer takes readings from your forehead and syncs with an app you can show your doctor.

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Linksys aims to take the hassle out of home networking with new flagship router, other gear

In other news, you can finally get DD-WRT firmware for Linksys' WRT1900AC, WRT1200AC, and WRT1900ACS routers.