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LG G Watch review: A dull container for Google's exciting new smartwatch OS

Android Wear is a solid step forward in smartwatch interface design, but LG's implementation is uninspired and costs $30 more than Samsung's very similar hardware.

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Samsung Gear Live review: It's the world's best smartwatch, but probably not for long

The Gear Live is the best hardware expression of the world's best smartwatch OS. But Samsung's reign will be short unless it innovates in key areas.

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Should a pocket breathalyzer be your drinking buddy?

Drinking and driving is obviously a terrible idea. But are pocket-sized, smartphone-connected breathalyzers a good way to tell if you're too buzzed, or just a silly toy that will make your friends drink more?

Android Wear voice features: Take a look at what the LG G Watch can do

Android Wear, Google's new smartwatch OS, is all about voice control. Watch as we take the new LG G Watch through its Googly paces.

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Prep Pad review: Achieve a balanced diet with this smart food scale

This connected scale doesn't just weigh your food. It shows you how every ingredient and every meals balances carbs, protein, and fat.

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LG Heart Rate Earphones review: a fitness wearable with good sound and accurate data

In a wearables world that pays more attention to prototypes, beta products and fleeting rumors, LG's marriage of fitness data and audio playback shows retail gear can actually deliver the goods.

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Samsung Gear Fit review: A dazzling wrist wearable with serious software deficits

Half activity tracker, half smartwatch, the Gear Fit shows Samsung understands addition by subtraction.Sadly, though, its exercise tracking is inaccurate.

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Review: Pebble Steel classes up the smartwatch

The Pebble Steel takes Pebble's smartwatch and wraps it in stainless steel. But is it worth the price premium?

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Whistle review: Activity trackers go to the dogs

You can keep tabs on your puppy's playtime, walks, and naps...as long as Wi-Fi is available.

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Goji Play review: Hate cardio a little less

Goji Play combines two things I love: Exercise and video games. Too bad it feels like it's still in production.

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Magellan Echo review: Works just fine, but does too little

Sorry, but $150 is too much to pay for a "smart running watch" that's really just a display and remote for your phone.

Magellan Echo works fine but needs to do more

For the same price of this one-note smart running watch, you could get a Pebble that has a ton more features

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11 great gift ideas for the geek on your list

Nerds can be hard to shop for. Stick with our list, and they'll be sure to love your gift.

Sony SmartWatch 2 review: A teeny, tiny step in the right smartwatch direction

Don't slag its limited feature set. By focusing on just a few key features, Sony's wearable avoids complete failure.

Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat review: Call it the anti-Nest

As colorful as Honeywell's programmable thermostat is, it's just not very pretty.