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No rain gear left behind: This umbrella sends an alert when you forget it

Tut, tut. It looks like rain! Never leave your umbrella behind with the Davek Alert umbrella. The Bluetooth-connected rain gear pings your smart device when you've forgotten it.

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Want a smart home without a big investment? This $30 smart outlet might be for you

A new Bluetooth-enabled smart outlet from Nyrius enables users to control home appliances from their smart device. A special proximity sensor turns off your lights when you walk out of the room.

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Microsoft’s Universal Foldable Keyboard improves portability at the expense of battery life

What’s better than a wireless, portable keyboard that works with Windows, Android and iOS devices? A foldable version of that keyboard, plus a few tweaks. The Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard is the new and improved version of the company’s Universal…

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The best outdoor speakers to rock your party in any weather

These speakers are fit for the outdoors, with sturdy designs that will survive a spilled drink or a fall off the bar without interrupting the jams.

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No cords, no noise: We finally found a pair of Bluetooth buds we love

Phiaton takes another stab at Bluetooth noise-cancelling earbuds with the BT 220 NC, employing a smarter, tougher design that remains light and comfortable.

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Make any headphones wireless with this Creative Bluetooth amp we're giving away

Creative's SoundBlaster E3 is a headphone amp, DAC, and Bluetooth adapter, all in one, and we're giving one away to one lucky winner.

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Ion’s Air LP turntable lets you beam your records via Bluetooth

Ion's affordable Air LP turntable sports Bluetooth for streaming vinyl records wirelessly to Bluetooth speakers and headphones. We go hands on at CES 2015.

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The dock is dead: Go wireless with one of these great iPhone/iPod speakers

we’ve put together a list our favorite sonic solutions, which leverage wireless streaming via Bluetooth, or Apple’s proprietary Airplay system to take all that rad jive on your iPhone to the next level without ever leaving your pocket.

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See Samsung’s smart, $100 Gear Circle Bluetooth headphones in action

With the Gear Circle, Samsung has combined a pair of sports earbuds with smart Bluetooth earpiece functionality, and then given the final product a dash of high-tech fashion appeal.

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New Kickstarter campaign has smart door locks, deadbolts, and padlocks

Quicklock launched a Kickstarter campaign for its keyless door locks, deadbolts, and padlocks, which unlock using smartphones’ Bluetooth or NFC key fobs. It has an app for iPhone and Android, so friends and family can enter your home, too.

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This Bluetooth speaker pulls double duty as a portable and wall-mounted audio station

The idea behind the Proper Audio 2 speaker is to combine a Bluetooth portable with a more permanent mounting option - bring it with you, or mount it on the wall, or even mount your iPhone to it, too

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This is what happens when Bang & Olufsen decides to make a portable Bluetooth speaker

Bang & Olufsen's BeoPLay A2 Bluetooth speaker may not be especially outlandish-looking, but it sounds great and offers best-in-class battery life, pairing for up to 8 devices, a deceivingly useful leather strap for portability.

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