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Sleep Number's x12 smart bed monitors your sleeping habits

CES 2014: the year the Internet of Things got very, very real. So far at the show we've seen a smart toothbrush and even a smart slow cooker, but is everybody ready for a smart bed? Sleep Number just announced the x12, which packs a variety of sensors to monitor your sleeping habits, movement, …

Project Christine offers a glimpse of Razer's insane future through modular computing

Razer's Project Fiona was all the talk of CES 2012 -- it married console-like controls with a tablet form factor, and packed in real computing power to boot. At the time, CEO Min-Liang Tan was cagey about its retail availability; heck, it didn't even have a product name at the time. By CES 2013, …

How we made the Reliant Robin

<b>Tom Karen, designer</b><p>I always get annoyed when people talk about the Trotters driving a Reliant Robin in Only Fools and Horses. It's actually a Reliant Regal van – a big ugly thing that had been around since the 1950s. In the 1960s, while I was working for a company called Ogle Design, I got the job …

Articles about modular beachside getaway australia on Dwell.com - Dwell

In most cases, areas in a home are designated by their use and separated into different rooms accordingly.<p>Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.<p>This mesmerizing micro home offers an incredible experience at an affordable price in Greece.<p>A …

Wales

Oppo N1 CyanogenMod Edition goes up for sale; any takers?

Oppo’s N1 is an interesting phone for a lot of reasons: a rear touch panel, that cool rotating camera… but one that’s really grabbing a big chunk of …

How should Lumia device naming evolve?

Over the course of the past four months, the gears have been turning: details are being worked out, arrangements made, and all the preparations are …

What’s great and what’s concerning about 2K displays

Let’s say you walk into a car dealership because you’re interested in a new Ford Focus. You’re a city guy/gal, and you need a vehicle that’s not too …

Sony sure looks to be working on a new smartwatch; docs hit FCC

Six months ago, we saw Sony introduce its aptly-named SmartWatch 2 (above), this year’s follow-up to its prior model, featuring a larger, higher-res …

Samsung Galaxy Band fitness tracker rumored for next year

We only just got done telling you about the new wearable gadget Sony appears to be developing, and how while it might be a smartwatch, it could just …

Samsung Tizen smartphone shares its FCC paperwork

It feels like we’ve been waiting – well, pretty much forever (or, more accurately, a couple years now) – for Samsung to release a commercial …

Galaxy S 5 2K display, Nokia Android phone, CyanogenMod phone & more – Pocketnow Daily

Advertisement<p>Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the CyanogenMod variant of the Oppo N1, and its official launch today. Amazon follows the …

Google seeks judgment protecting Android from 'Rockstar' group's patent lawsuits

Google isn't about to remain idle while the Apple- and Microsoft-led "Rockstar" patent group sues numerous Android partners. The search giant has quietly filed a declaratory judgment complaint asking a San Jose court to rule that the company (and therefore, the Android ecosystem) doesn't infringe …

5 best Xbox One indie games to download on Xbox Live - Pocket-lint

While big budget button bashers are great there’s a lot to be said for small indie game makers these days. With the tools for cheap publishing made …

Windows Phone

5 best PS4 indie games to download on PSN - Pocket-lint

Just got yourself a shiny new PS4? Not got enough games to keep you busy into the wee small Christmas hours? Here are five indie games you can …

Indie Gaming

The best Amazon deals: Grab yourself a post-Christmas tech bargain - Pocket-lint

Christmas is over but if you didn't get what you were hoping for then there's good news. Amazon has a number of Boxing Day deals worth looking at …

Call of Duty

Gionee Elife E7 mini launched with Oppo-like swivel camera, octa-core CPU

Chinese phone maker Gionee has just released the Elife E7 mini version of its mega-spec'd 5.5-inch, 1080p Elife E7 phone, but it resembles its larger sibling in name only. First off, the 13-megapizel camera and flash are on a swivel at the top, Oppo N1-style. The specifications are otherwise a step …

PS4 tips and tricks: Here's what your new console can do - Pocket-lint

So the UK launch of the PlayStation 4 is just about here. Brits are going to get their hands on a console we've been reading about since its official …

Xbox One tips and tricks: Here's what your new console can do - Pocket-lint

After months of talk and trepidation, we're only a gnat's hair away from the launch of the Xbox One and the beginning of the next-generation of …

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 'Saltygloo,' 3D-printed lingerie and a Christmas tree made from 365 wooden sleighs

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>The 3D-printing craze was in full effect this week. No longer content making plastic figurines or smartphone covers, 3D makers are now taking a more delicious …

LOTR's Rivendell Recreated with 200,000 LEGO Bricks

Back in August we brought you the incredible LEGO recreation of the Lord of the Ring's Helm's Deep Battle that took Rich-K and Big J, 150,000 LEGO bricks to build. Now, it's time to show you another recreation inspire by J.R.R. Tolkien's epic saga. Master LEGO builders Alice Finch and David Frank …