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Google WiFi issues show the downside of always-up-to-date routers

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Google started getting into the consumer WiFi router space in 2015 by partnering with Asus and TP-Link to launch a line of OnHub routers. More recently Google launched its own whole-home solution called Google WiFi. Among other things, these routers are interesting because they’re supposed to be easy to set up and they download software and […]

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Archos is bringing a rugged tablet, 2 dual-camera phones to MWC

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Archos may have been one of the first companies to launch an Android tablet, but it’s been a while since the French company has offered anything more interesting than a line of budget phones and tablets that do little to stand out in a crowded marketplace. But this week the company did make a few […]

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Deals of the Day (2-24-2017)

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Mesh networking is the latest trend in home WiFi routers. If a single router fails to blanket your house with wireless internet access, then you might want to consider picking up a system that lets you place two or three stations around your home to cover hard-to-reach places. One of the first big players in the […]

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Bluetooth 5.0 devices are on the way

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Bluetooth a standard for short-range wireless communications between electronic devices… but the short range part of that may be a bit dated. The Bluetooth 5.0 standard was announced in December, and it offers up to 4 times the range and up to twice the speed. Now it looks like some of the first devices with Bluetooth […]

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LG Gram 2017 ultralight notebooks go on sale for $1000 and up

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 23:45

The latest LG Gram laptops are now available for purchase in the US, with prices starting at $1,000 for an entry-level model. LG’s Gram line of computers get their name from their extraordinarily light weight: historically the laptops have weighed about one kilogram, or roughly 2.2 pounds. The new 2017 models LG unveiled at CES […]

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United Nations defines 5G: At least 20 Gbps max downloads (and 100 Mbps average)

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 23:14

You’re going to hear a lot about so-called “5G” technology in the next year or two, as wireless carriers, phone makers, and mobile chip designers start rolling out new products designed to offer faster, more reliable mobile data connections than 4G LTE. But what exactly is 5G? According to new guidelines from the United Nations’ International […]

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Head of the company behind India’s $4 smartphone arrested for fraud

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 21:53

Remember that smartphone that Indian government officials said would be made in India and sell for less than $4? The founder of the company behind that phone was arrested on fraud charges yesterday. Ringing Bells actually started shipping its Freedom 251 phone in mid-2016. But a number of distributors have alleged that they placed orders […]

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LG X power2: Budget phone promises all-weekend battery life

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 08:24

LG’s next flagship phone is coming soon, but while we wait for the official LG G6 announcement, the company has unveiled something a little different: a value-oriented phone that promises extra-long battery life. The LG X power2 is a smartphone with a 5.5 inch screen and a 4,500 mAh battery that LG says should be […]

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Google’s Allo chat app is coming to desktop/web

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 08:12

Google has a habit of launching new messaging apps. Sometimes it even keeps developing them. And it looks like the latest is coming to new places. The company launched the Allo messaging app last year, but it was only available for mobile devices running Android or iOS at the time. So while you could use […]

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I-O Data Clip PC is a chunky compute stick with Atom x5-Z8550

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 05:17

PC Sticks have been around for a few years now, but the I-O Data Clip PC is one of the most distinctive models I’ve seen in a while. Like an Intel Compute Stick, the Clip PC is basically a computer packed into a small, pocket-sized device that has an HDMI connector on one end, allowing […]

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ specs leaked: A tale of two big phones

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 04:45

Samsung’s new flagship phones for 2017 are coming soon, and a series of leaked images have been making the rounds, giving us an idea of what they’ll look like. Now spec sheets for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus have also leaked. It’s probably a good idea to take these specs with […]

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Moto Mod brings a slider keyboard to Moto Z smartphones (crowdfunding)

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 04:03

There aren’t many Android phones with physical keyboards anymore. But there are still some die-hard keyboard fans who prefer physical buttons to on-screen keys. So what options do you have? You can pick up a BlackBerry Priv. Or you can wait a little while and buy a Moto Mod that lets you add a slide-out […]

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Video: Make your own Kindle Audio Adapter for text-to-speech (or buy one for $20)

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 02:48

The last Amazon Kindle eReader to feature a headphone jack and speaker that worked with Amazon’s text-to-speech software was the 2011-era Kindle Touch. But if you have a recent Kindle, you can still have it read text-only books aloud to you. It just takes a little extra hardware… and a bit more patience. Amazon sells […]

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Deals of the Day (2-23-2017)

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 01:30

Best Buy is running a sale on select Lenovo computers, with some models selling for as much as $150 off their list prices. But that’s not the only palce to find a good deal on a Lenovo PC right now. Woot is also selling a bunch of Lenovo Chromebooks, laptops, and desktops at deep discounts. […]

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835-based VR kit includes eye-tracking, hand-tracking, and more

ศุกร์, 02/24/2017 - 00:15

Right now there are pretty much two types of virtual reality headsets. There are some that connect to a PC to deliver high-performance graphics and motion sensing, enabling “six degrees of freedom” by letting you walk around a room and interact with virtual environments. The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive are prime examples. The other […]

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Razer launches $150 external battery for the Blade Stealth laptop

พฤ, 02/23/2017 - 23:15

The Razer Blade Stealth is a compact notebook from a company best known for making gaming hardware… and you can use the laptop for gaming. You’ll just probably want to plug in an external graphics dock to play bleeding edge titles. When using the laptop alone, you get a much more portable system that weighs […]

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Nintendo Switch previews paint picture of a promising multi-purpose game console (that’s still a bit unfinished)

พฤ, 02/23/2017 - 22:27

Nintendo’s next game console officially launches March 3rd. But Nintendo Switch preview units were sent out to a bunch of tech and gaming publications ahead of launch, and you can find some early impressions from sites including Ars Technica, Engadget, Gamespot, Polygon, and The Verge. Overall, it seems like the general consensus is that the platform […]

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Qualcomm’s X20 LTE modem supports speeds up to 1.2 Gbps

พฤ, 02/23/2017 - 20:46

It’s a good thing phone carriers are offering unlimited data plans again, because Qualcomm has just unveiled a new cellular modem that would let you blow through some data caps in a matter of seconds. At least, it could theoretically let you do that. Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon X20 LTE modem leverages a few different technologies […]

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Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone may support external displays with desktop mode

พฤ, 02/23/2017 - 19:00

This may be the year that using your smartphone as if it were a desktop PC goes mainstream. Or at least that’s what a few different companies seem to be hoping. The makers of Remix OS have announced that they’re bringing their custom version of Android to smartphones… and supporting a feature called Singularity that […]

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Samsung unveils 10nm Exynos 9 series chip (for Galaxy S8)

พฤ, 02/23/2017 - 09:29

Samsung’s first chip manufactured using a 10nm FinFET process is coming soon. The Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor is an octa-core chip that will likely be used in some models of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone, although the US version of the phone is expected to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip. The company […]

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