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Bosch reveals a germ-fighting washing machine, camera-touting fridge, and more at IFA

German appliance maker Bosch revealed new lineups of sensor-laden cooktops, fridges with cameras, bacteria-fighting washers, a revamped app for Android and iOS, and more at IFA 2015 in Berlin.

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IFA Day 2: A retina-scanning phone, Logitech’s home remote, 4K UHD Blu-ray

The second of IFA 2015's two press days came with a few pleasant surprises, including the first 4K UHD Blu-ray player, a retina-scanning smartphone, and a remote that will control your entire house.

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KitchenAid’s three-piece sous vide system is decadently delicious

At IFA 2015, KitchenAid showed off the new design for its Chef Touch, a three-piece sous-vide system that costs 10,000 euros. It vacuum seals your food, cooks it, then quickly freezes it.

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BMW announces smart home apps and more at IFA 2015

At the 2015 IFA Show, BMW announced integration of Samsung's SmartThings system, a new version of its i Remote app for Samsung smartwatches, and other tech projects and initiatives.

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Samsung launches refreshed SmartThings Hub in push to get inside your home

Samsung used its much-anticipated presentation at IFA on Thursday to unveil a slew of new devices for the connected home. First up was a refreshed Hub with a more powerful processor enabling video monitoring and improved performance.

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Phillips wants to keep you healthy with its smartwatch and other gadgets

Philips announced a whole range of new health products at IFA today, including a health watch, blood pressure monitors, body analysis scale, a mobile ultrasound, and an ear thermometer.

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Want to add more clothes to a laundry load? Samsung’s AddWash has a door for that

Although top-loading machines let you load up your washing mid-cycle, Europe's stackable front-loaders don't, which is what Samsung hopes to fix with its new creation. The WW8500 AddWash lets you front-load, mid cycle.

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Like AirBnB for yachts, GetMyBoat lets you rent the boat of your dreams

Thanks to GetMyBoat, the world's largest boat rental marketplace, you can now either rent out your boat to individuals (or families) looking to get out on the water, or better yet, simply provide your watercraft as a floating hotel.

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Stick LG’s sensor on your old appliances to make them smarter

Want smarter appliances without having to buy a new washer or oven? LG wants you to attach its SmartThinQ sensor and get alerts when your laundry is done or your food is going to spoil.

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The Haier Duo is two washing machines in one

It's not the first time we've seen two washers stacked on top of each other, but Haier's Duo is a pretty savvy solution to having to do separate loads of laundry. The company will introduce it at IFA 2015.

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Neato’s latest Botvac vacuum can be controlled with your smartphone

Ideal for cleaning the floors when you are away from the home, the most recent revision of the Botvac will connect to a home's Wi-Fi network and link to the owner's smartphone for mobile control.

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Teflon chemical a possible health risk for 6.5 million people with contaminated water supplies

A recent study from two environmental scientists suggests the industrial chemical PFOA, a component used in the manufacturing of Teflon, is a much more serious contaminant than previously thought.

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Nest launches bigger, better smart thermostat for $250

Nest is getting its first new version since getting acquired by Google. This third-generation thermostat features a bigger screen, bigger brain, and more features for the smart-home enthusiast.

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