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Pebble Time teardown

Pebble Time teardown

While the Apple Watch may be the new kid on the block, Pebble is now up to its third iteration with the Time. A new teardown by the iFixit team allows us to see what makes the Time tick.

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Bionic revolution: 8 exoskeletons leading the field

Bionic revolution: 8 exoskeletons leading the field

Powered exoskeletons are finally coming of age. The Global Exoskeleton System market is set to grow at a CAGR of 72.51% from 2014-2019, according to a February report by Market Research Reports, Inc. Here are 9 lower limb assist devices you should know about.

published May 23, 2015 by

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RSA 2015 Expo: Best in Show

RSA 2015 Expo: Best in Show

The first day of RSA 2015's exhibitor show floor was packed with booths and oodles of creative, sometimes bizarre, gimmicks to attract attention. These stand out from the rest.

published April 22, 2015 by

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Drone wars at NAB 2015

Drone wars at NAB 2015

At last week's NAB show one of the hottest areas was video drones. One button orbit of a fixed point? 6k cinema-quality video? Palm-sized HD? Underwater video? Yep, and more! Here's a gallery of what will fly past in the year ahead.

published April 20, 2015 by

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Installing a new supercomputer: timelapse

Last week, iVEC, a joint venture of the CSIRO and four Western Australian universities, oversaw the installation of the second portion of the Australian Government's $80 million supercomputer investment. The supercomputer will provide the grunt to process data for research projects such as the global Square Kilometre Array (SKA) initiative.

published January 22, 2012 by

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Lenovo M57e

Lenovo M57e

The Lenovo M57 eco is a small form-factor desktop that is promoted by the company as energy efficient. We found it to be a capable and powerful office performer for its size, but with limited upgrade options.

published May 27, 2008 by

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Dragon NaturallySpeaking Preferred 9

Dragon NaturallySpeaking Preferred 9

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is the best tool available for dictating text and commanding a Web browser by voice, despite the gradual adjustments needed to conform to your personal manner of speaking.

published August 28, 2006 by

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First Take: Toshiba Satellite Pro P100

First Take: Toshiba Satellite Pro P100

Toshiba's Satellite Pro P100 is a competent multimedia workhorse that could easily replace most regular desktop PCs. It boasts powerful graphics and storage subsystems, while the Harmon/Kardon integrated speaker set beats most competing offerings hands-down.

published January 22, 2006 by

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O2 Xphone IIm

O2 Xphone IIm

O2's Xphone IIm should appeal to those who want a smarter than average phone, but against serious smartphone opposition it comes a very distinct second.

published June 20, 2005 by

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Nokia 3230

Nokia 3230

The 3230 continues Nokia's run of style-plus-substance phones, offering a 1.2-megapixel camera, video editing and a positively lush-looking screen.

published May 2, 2005 by

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HP iPAQ h6365

HP iPAQ h6365

If you need a smart phone as a business tool, the h6365 is a solid choice. On the other hand, if you're seeking a stylish gadget, you'd do better to look elsewhere.

published January 16, 2005 by

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O2 Xphone II

O2 Xphone II

O2's latest smart phone, the Xphone II, sheds the bulk of its predecessor and gets decked out in a stylish case.

published November 7, 2004 by

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Motorola MPx200

Motorola MPx200

Heavyweights Motorola and Microsoft unite to produce the MPx200; a sleek, all-black clamshell smart phone. Read our Australian review.

published March 15, 2004 by

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