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Google Glass could be worth $3.3B in just 4 years

<i>Updated September 5 at 7:13 AM with an accurate number of projected sales</i><p>Glass could be worth $3.3 billion to Google by 2017, one analyst suggests. And that’s even if only 650,000 people end up actually wearing the face-mounted augmented reality glasses.<p>Given the amount of interest in Google Glass …

Samsung's Galaxy Gear is a smartwatch like no other

On sale for $299 in the United States from early October<p>The Galaxy Gear, Samsung's latest foray into the smartwatch category, is now official and it's quite unlike anything you've seen before. Yes, it's a smartphone accessory that can pick up notifications, control music playback, and keep time …

James Cameron praises 'Gravity,' calls it 'the best space film ever done'

Alfonso Cuaron's upcoming film <i>Gravity</i> has been generating gasps since the first teaser trailer emerged, and now <i>Variety</i> has taken a look at the making of the movie — including some high praise from none other than James Cameron. According to the article, Cuaron was first inspired to tackle the …

Senate committee approves Syria attack resolution

Committee voted 10-7, with both Democrats and Republicans voting for and against resolution.<p>WASHINGTON — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted to authorize President Obama to use limited force against Syria Wednesday, after adopting amendments from Sen. John McCain designed to urge Obama to …

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