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A 'Self-Propelling' Stroller Just Launched on Indiegogo
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A 'Self-Propelling' Stroller Just Launched on Indiegogo

The Internet of Things may soon include a smartphone-controlled stroller equipped with a wireless speaker for music, an electric feeding bottle warmer and a battery charger.
Carly Okyle
This 'Smart Wallet' Found Success on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. So Why Didn't It Deliver?
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This 'Smart Wallet' Found Success on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. So Why Didn't It Deliver?

Crowdfunding is all about the numbers, but the humans behind the risky campaigns are often hard to calculate.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Company Wants To Make Your Dumb Fridge Smart
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This Company Wants To Make Your Dumb Fridge Smart

At CES, a company named Smarter unveiled a trio of products to bring your current refrigerator into the connected world.
Emily Price
6 Ways Smart Automation Can Maximize Efficiency and Minimize Loss (Infographic)
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6 Ways Smart Automation Can Maximize Efficiency and Minimize Loss (Infographic)

Devices like video cameras and remote locks in your business will improve your bottom line.
Luis Orbegoso
Garmin Adds a New Smart Scale, Fitness Tracker to Its Product Line
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Garmin Adds a New Smart Scale, Fitness Tracker to Its Product Line

Both devices will go on sale at Best Buy in November for $149.99.
Ladies: This 'Smart' Menstrual Product Texts You From Down There
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Ladies: This 'Smart' Menstrual Product Texts You From Down There

Loon Labs's Looncup, crushing it on Kickstarter now, takes the fear of accidents out of your monthly cycle.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How This Connected Refrigerator Could Put Your Passwords at Risk
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How This Connected Refrigerator Could Put Your Passwords at Risk

If you have Samsung smart fridge, hackers could find a way into your Gmail login information through your Wi-Fi network.
Protect Your Eyes From the Harm of Digital Devices With These 4 Tips
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Protect Your Eyes From the Harm of Digital Devices With These 4 Tips

Evidence shows that extended exposure to the blue light from screens is causing our eyes to age prematurely.
Peter Gasca
How This Light Bulb Makes It Easier for You to Stream Music
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How This Light Bulb Makes It Easier for You to Stream Music

Astro, a New York City home automation startup, just put a bright, new musical Twist on 'smart' bulb tech.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why Amazon's Voice-Activated Speaker 'Echo' Isn't Worth Your Time or Money
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Why Amazon's Voice-Activated Speaker 'Echo' Isn't Worth Your Time or Money

The device officially goes on sale to the masses today. And... yawn.
Jason Fell
These New Earbuds Let You Adjust the Volume of Everything Around You
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These New Earbuds Let You Adjust the Volume of Everything Around You

Doppler Labs' new invention can help you turn down the volume of a concert in real time.
Nina Zipkin
Samsung Announces Artik, a New Platform to Advance Its Open 'Internet of Things' Plan
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Samsung Announces Artik, a New Platform to Advance Its Open 'Internet of Things' Plan

The tech giant says its new chips will be able to help entrepreneurs create IoT devices much faster than they would be able to do on their own.
Emily Price
Why This Hearing Device Is Making Noise With Investors
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Why This Hearing Device Is Making Noise With Investors

An earpiece for noisy situations raises millions
This Well-Known Luggage Maker Wants to Make Your Bag Smart
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This Well-Known Luggage Maker Wants to Make Your Bag Smart

Through a partnership with Samsung, Samsonite is developing a line of microchip-enabled bags that will track their own location and send updates to travelers via smartphone.
Laura Entis