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Samsung’s space-saving monitor can be pushed flat against the wall

Samsung will be showing off three new monitors at CES — one aimed at saving space, another for gamers and a curved monitor geared towards content creators. The first is Samsung's Space Monitor, which comes with a fully-integrated arm that … Read the rest of this entry

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Ohio test uses drones to monitor highway traffic

Highway traffic monitoring is frequently… less than efficient. Fixed cameras can't catch problems beyond their immediate location, while aircraft are both costly and inevitably have to fly back to a distant base to refuel. These systems may soon… Engadget RSS … Read the rest of this entry

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FDA OKs a blood sugar monitor that doesn’t need fingerpricks

A fingerprick isn't just a fingerprick when you have to do it all the time to test your blood sugar levels. Thankfully, the Food and Drug Administration has approved the first continuous glucose monitoring system for adults that doesn't require … Read the rest of this entry

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Dell’s 8K monitor is available for $5,000

Dell introduced its 31.5-inch 8K monitor at CES, which the company claims is the world's first consumer screen to meet such a ridiculous resolution. While it took a backseat to the artist-aimed Canvas at the tech show, the Ultrasharp 32 … Read the rest of this entry

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Fad check: does anyone actually want a curved monitor?

After four chock-full days of CES, I’ve seen my share of new technology: SSDs, headphones, 4K TVs and 8K TVs, VR and cameras and smartphones and Bluetooth accessories as far as the eye can see. It doesn’t take much time … Read the rest of this entry

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How to pick and tune a TV to use as a PC monitor

Is bigger really better? The answer, as always, is “it depends.” If you find yourself gazing beyond the typical 24 inches of screen space the average monitor provides, there’s an alternative to costly computer screens you may have overlooked. Sitting … Read the rest of this entry

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How far away from your monitor should you sit?

ask pc gamer Ask PC Gamer is our weekly question and advice column. Have a burning question about the smoke coming out of your PC? Send your problems to letters@pcgamer.com. Do I sit too close to my monitor? I usually … Read the rest of this entry

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Sharp intros 32-inch IGZO monitor with 4K resolution and pen support

The majority of the world is still patiently waiting for 4K technology to become more widely adopted, and companies are certainly doing all they can to assist in speeding up that process. Following in the footsteps of ASUS, Sharp’s now … Read the rest of this entry

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Samsung announces Windows 8-optimized Series 7 Touch monitor

Samsung is wrapping up 2012 by announcing two new monitors: the Series 7 Touch (SC770) and the Series 7 (SC750). The 24-inch Series 7 Touch is Sammy’s first multi-touch display made for Windows 8, and it features a resolution of … Read the rest of this entry

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AOC reveals 22-inch, USB-powered 1080p monitor

Take two cables into the shower? Not AOC, who’s announced its new e2251Fwu 22-inch USB monitor, a sizable step up from last time. Taking power and signal from the same lead means one less wall port and less desk-spaghetti, which … Read the rest of this entry

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