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Pump up the volume (and hide the speaker) with the AwoX Bluetooth-streaming LED bulb

The AvoX Striimlight is a hybrid LED light bulb and Bluetooth wireless speaker. Powered via most standard sockets, this light bulb is long lasting, and lets you add music to any room while hiding unsightly speakers and wires.

First Drive: 2015 Subaru WRX

At first glance, with a keenly designed exterior and a masterfully crafted interior, there are few reasons to dislike the 2015 Subaru WRX. Climb behind the wheel, though, and you’ll immediately fall in love with its plucky personality and…
Social Media

How one man got a new career entirely through Instagram

Job searches often require the use of social media nowadays. But LinkedIn isn't the only option for digitally networking your way to a new gig. Case in point: one man got a new career entirely through Instagram.

Huawei launches the Honor 3X, its first smartphone with an eight-core processor

Huawei has announced the Honor 3X, its first smartphone to use an eight-core processor. Unlike early, similar chips from Samsung, the Honor 3X can use all eight cores at the same time.

Moto X wooden back: Motorola teaser suggests imminent launch

As if the Moto X didn't already have enough customization options for you to spend hours poring over, maker Motorola is thought to be on the verge of launching a number of wood backs to ensure you spend even more time on its Moto Maker…

Nokia’s Lumia 2020 tablet, rumored for an early 2014 launch, has possibly been cancelled

Nokia was rumored to be planning an 8-inch Windows tablet, following on from the 10-inch Lumia 2520, but a new report indicates the project may have been cancelled. The tablet was known as the Lumia 2020, and under the codename of…
Health & Fitness

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Amazon tempts holiday shoppers with interest-free deal on Kindle Fire HDX

Amazon is looking to score a few extra tablets sales over the holiday shopping season with the offer an interest-free installment plan allowing customers to spread the cost of a Kindle Fire HDX slate over nine months.

LG replaces the Optimus G Pro with the LG Gx, spices it up with 4G LTE

LG has taken the Optimus G Pro and given it a small update, primarily in the name department. To fall in line with its new branding, the G Pro has been replaced by the LG Gx, which comes complete with 4G LTE connectivity.
Cool Tech

These smartplugs detect your presence for seamless home automation

Definitely an interesting way to automate the lighting in each room of your home, the Zuli Smartplug is a new type of home automation device that relies on low-power Bluetooth for location detection.
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of December 15th, 2013

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

How to make the most of your PC’s ports

There's no denying the fact that we're moving towards a totally wireless world, which will no doubt take some getting used to. In the meantime, here are some ways to make your wireless-capable gear friendlier to port-based devices.