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Gadget Ogling: Smart Wine, Wooly Sound and a Clever Light Bulb

I give LG a little flak for constantly releasing new smartphones, but here’s one with a twist. LG is pegging the Wine Smart as its first flip-style smartphone. Yes, the compact style is back, only this time its fuel is Android, instead of whatever arcane OS manufacturers might dream up. I suspect this is more […]

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Gadget Ogling: Amazon on Fire, Virtual Reality, True Nature and Energy Relief

Apple might be the flavor of the minute as new iPhones hit the market, but Amazon isn’t ready to let its rival hog all the limelight. Without a flashy presentation, it unveiled a half-dozen new Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers. There’s a 6-inch Fire HD tablet priced at $ 99 and a 7-inch version that […]

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Gadget Ogling: It’s Raining Apples

It’s usually around here that I introduce the column and tease the agenda, but since absolutely nothing happened in the gadget world this week, I’m going to take it easy. Oh, wait — sorry. Apple happened. Welcome to a special edition of Gadget Dreams and Nightmares, a weekly peek at just-announced gadgets. Of course, the […]

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Gadget Ogling: Curves and Edges, Toasty Toes, Smart Charger and Dumb Wearables

Welcome to the latest installment of Gadget Dreams and Nightmares, a weekly look at just-announced personal tech items. There’s plenty on the menu this time around: Samsung’s latest smartphone and tablet salvo; two pieces of smart, on-the-go tech; some curved home entertainment options; and wearable devices from an unlikely source. As ever, these are not […]

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