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  • Computers that you can wear

    Posted August 6, 2011 - 8:51 am

    It’s an exciting time for the wearable-computing industry. Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen declared in a recent interview that wearable computers were the next big thing for Silicon Valley, and the past few months have seen a flurry of new product announcements in the arena.
  • 9 geeky 80s gadgets we loved

    Posted August 6, 2011 - 8:31 am

    As part of GeekTech's Retro Week, what better way to celebrate the technology of the 1980s to early 90s with a nostalgic rundown of popular and much-loved gadgets from the decade? Here are some of our favorites; don't forget to add your favorite gadgets to the comments section if we missed any!
  • Leave the tech behind: 5 tips for a gadget-free vacation

    Posted July 15, 2011 - 12:23 pm

    The best way to truly disconnect from your hectic professional life while on vacation is to ditch as many of those electronic gadgets as possible. That's easier for some of us than others. Here are 5 tips on how to have a "techless" vacation.
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    Wearable Tech: The Video Coat

    Posted July 12, 2011 - 10:34 am

    I'm sure we'll see this at the next CES...
  • 12 terrific tips for taking tech on vacation

    Posted July 2, 2011 - 7:47 am

    Travel season is nearly here, and although we all love our technology at home, using devices while you're away can be a hassle. Before you even start to pack your bags, check out the following tips--they'll help you enjoy your vacation while remaining connected. With these tricks and products, you can avoid some extra expenses, secure your luggage, and have enough juice to last the entire day.
  • 30 ridiculously dumb tech warning labels

    Posted June 23, 2011 - 4:28 pm

    Tech products have some really stupid disclaimers. Here are 30 of the worst we've seen.
  • 9 DIY projects for the crafty geek

    Posted June 20, 2011 - 4:01 pm

    Have you ever looked at the dust settling on your workbench and thought, "this weekend, I'm going to use this bench and make something cool"? Here are nine ideas worth trying.
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    Unintentional comedy at a gadget keynote

    Posted June 1, 2011 - 12:07 pm

    Get this guy booked on Letterman, stat!
  • Food tech: 8 gadgets to fire up your summer cooking

    Posted May 29, 2011 - 4:12 pm

    Hoist the stars & strips and fire up the grill. Summer starts ... now!
  • Start a revolution with your personal tech

    Posted March 22, 2011 - 1:50 pm

    There's no iPhone app for deposing Gaddafi or swapping out Mubarak, but your everyday tech gadgets and Web services can definitely help. Here's how to use your PC to organize your fellow citizens to rise up (or maybe just come to your Neighborhood Watch meeting).
  • What a girl wants: 25 techie gifts for your Valentine

    Posted February 11, 2011 - 9:32 am

    There's still plenty of time to shop for your Valentine, and you don't even have to leave your desk to buy one of these 25 tech-inspired gifts.
  • Gadget ownership broken down by generation

    Posted February 4, 2011 - 2:30 pm

    If you are a U.S. citizen anywhere from 18 to 34 years old, there's a 95 percent chance that you own a cellphone, according to new research from Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project.
  • The geekiest gadgets of Macworld Expo 2011

    Posted January 31, 2011 - 1:42 pm

    2011 is the second year that Macworld Expo went on without Apple's participation. The show may be smaller than it once was, it was still packed with visitors and exhibitors. (Note: Macworld Expo is put on by IDG World Expo, a subsidiary of PCWorld's corporate parent).
  • 15 hot solar-powered gadgets

    Posted January 27, 2011 - 9:24 am

    Electronics don't have to be powered by a plug--check out these sun-powered gadgets.
  • Tech fails of 2011: It's never too soon to admit defeat

    Posted January 26, 2011 - 3:41 pm

    The year ahead of us will see technology that no-one could ever have predicted in 1950. Smartphones that are as powerful as computers. 3D television. Touch screen tablets galore. But there will also be some spectacular failures. Here are some products we're pretty sure have no future.
  • Thousands of Christmas gift gadgets go unused

    Posted January 25, 2011 - 6:43 pm

    One in 12 Brits still haven't managed to get a gadget they received for Christmas working, despite being a month since they were given the technology, says TalkTalk.
  • Gadgets: built not to last

    Posted January 24, 2011 - 5:17 pm

    That shiny new Android phone you just bought? Yeah, it's a piece of trash. No, I'm not some Google-hating Apple fanboy. The iPhone 4 is junk, too.
  • New super-tough glass strengthens gadget screens

    Posted January 20, 2011 - 10:55 am

    One of Japan's largest glass manufacturers debuted on Thursday a new glass designed for smartphones and tablet PCs that is considerably tougher than conventional glass.
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    Asahi Glass demos Dragontrail, a tough glass for consumer electronics [video]

    Posted January 20, 2011 - 10:53 am

    Japan's Asahi Glass unveiled on Thursday Dragontrail, a new glass aimed at smartphones and tablet PCs that is is about six times as tough as conventional soda-lime glass.
  • Elgan: When the iPhone feels your pain

    Posted January 17, 2011 - 9:32 am

    Consumers love their gadgets, and soon those devices will be able to sense our emotions and react to our moods by joining in on our elation or treading lightly when we're angry.
  • No IT budget? Workers bring their own tech

    Posted January 11, 2011 - 10:48 pm

    If your business faces spiralling IT costs, how about this for a plan: Get employees to purchase their own equipment. No, this isn't a federal government initiative, but it is becoming increasingly popular around the country.
  • 10 geeky things you may have missed

    Posted January 10, 2011 - 12:00 pm

    With the past week being dominated by CES announcements, it can be pretty hard to keep up with what was happening outside of Vegas. Worry not! GeekTech brings you the condensed guide of what else has been going on in the world of geek.
  • 10 tech accessories you're paying too much for

    Posted December 23, 2010 - 12:28 pm

    The holiday shopping frenzy is in full swing, and gift buyers everywhere are picking up the hottest high-tech items on their lists--from digital cameras to laptops, and everything in between.
  • Best Buy kills return fees amid poor sales

    Posted December 20, 2010 - 1:06 pm

    No need to worry about buying the wrong GPS at Best Buy for your finicky uncle anymore, as the store has eliminated most return fees.
  • The best tech holiday gifts under $200

    Posted December 17, 2010 - 5:19 pm

    If you have two Benjamins to spend on holiday gear for a loved one (or even yourself), you have a range of choices--including robots, kooky Japanese watches, great graphics boards, brightly colored USB 3.0 storage, and more.

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