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Keurig for Cocktails Brings Bartender to Your Kitchen

he self-proclaimed “Nespresso for cocktails,” the Somabar makes your favorite drinks in the comfort of your own home.

: Consumer

LG expects 20% sales growth in home electronics segment in 2015

LG Electronics estimates it will see 20% on-year sales revenue growth in the Taiwan home electronics market driven by sales of refrigerators and washing machines, according to the Taiwan company branch.

: Consumer, Data

Jibo raises $25M, taps former Nuance exec as CEO

Jibo Inc., the Weston-based maker of a social robot by the same name, has raised $25.3 million in Series A venture funding and appointed a former Nuance Communications executive as its CEO.

: Consumer, Industrial |

Compal Electronics aims to ship 100M devices in 2015

ODM Compal Electronics aims to ship 100 million notebooks, tablets, AIO (all-in-one) PCs, smartphones, LCD TVs and servers in total in 2015, according to company president Ray Chen.

: Computer, Consumer, ODM, Telecom

Cree’s manufactured bulbs get ‘smart’

Days after filing patent infringement complaints against a competitor, Cree (Nasdaq: CREE) is stepping up its LED product line, releasing the new, Durham-manufactured “Cree Connected LED bulb” for $14.97.

: Consumer, Industrial

Garmin acquires bike radar system

It’s a tricky maneuver for cyclists to frequently peer around their shoulders to survey oncoming traffic.

: Consumer

Quantum dot materials still an issue, say observers

LCD TV panel makers are pushing quantum dot (QD) wide color gamut (WCG) panel production in 2015 but QD materials containing cadmimum are toxic, raising environmental concern, according to Taiwan-based TV supply chain makers.

: Consumer, IC/Semi |