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LG G4: A flagship Android phone with killer camera controls

With a manual shutter and RAW support, the G4 is almost like a pocket-sized DSLR. Add in a gorgeous display and removable battery, and you've got one of the best Android phones of the year.

Written by Jon Phillips12 May 15 08:44

The Apple Watch is flirting with feature-bloat, putting sublime simplicity at risk

If I were Tim Cook right now, I wouldn't be worrying about Apple Watch sales potential. Oh, it will sell. The new TV spot is inspiring, and the stainless steel polish on these watches looks fan-frigging-amazing. Add in Apple's trademark surprise-and-delight, and all signs point to long lines on launch day.

Written by Jon Phillips13 March 15 02:45

GlassUp smartglasses: A more tasteful, simplified take on wearable face tech

It's impossible to judge the value of a product that's still in the prototype stage, but if nothing else, the GlassUp augmented-reality smartglasses promise to address two problems with Google Glass: They make a slightly less nerdy fashion statement, and they place overlaid content closer to the center of your sight line, theoretically mitigating eyestrain.

Written by Jon Phillips08 Jan. 14 21:22

Wearable tech at CES 2014: Prepare your body parts for an onslaught of options

Wearable technology. It's an exploding product category in desperate need of a category-defining product. And now, with the Consumer Electronics Show upon us, we get to see whether some company, any company, can release an uncompromised, mainstream consumer hit in 2014.

Written by Jon Phillips03 Jan. 14 06:38

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