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Intel’s Brian Krzanich says 5G networking will let millions of drones roam the earth

Millions of drones, roaming the earth. No, it’s not a scene from The Terminator—it’s an example of what fifth-generation, or 5G, networking will eventually enable. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich used a small drone as a prop during a Monday panel at Mobile World Congress, where he discussed the impact of faster, stronger wireless networks on our lives. As Krzanich dandled ... Read More »

Yamaha YSP-1600 MusicCast sound bar review: Much better with soundtracks than music

Yamaha’s YSP-1600 is an entry-level sound bar, but MusicCast endows it with a feature the competition in the $500 price range can’t match: multi-room audio support (the Sonos Playbar costs $699. You can read our opinion of the MusicCast system as a whole in this story.) This is a 5.1-channel system with an 80-watt amplifier driving eight of Yamaha’s 1.125-inch ... Read More »

Facebook plans Internet drone tests, says Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook will begin testing a solar-powered Internet drone called Aquila later in 2016, Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Similar Mobile More Mobile Review: Meet the Nextbit Robin, an Android phone that never lets you run out of space (2:46) Most Memorable Moments of MWC 2015 (3:23) Samsung Galaxy S7 rumor roundup(5:02) When are VR ... Read More »

Aldebaran’s robot, Pepper

Pepper, the humanoid robot, will soon make an appearance in U.S. businesses, its manufacturer says. Similar Robotics More MWC 2016 MWC 2016 Atheer offers enterprise-focused smart glasses with gesture tracking(1:55) MWC 2016 Hands-on: Epson’s new Moverio BT-300 smart glasses MWC 2016 AT&T’s vision for smart cities (4:22) MWC 2016 IoT will play a big role in smart city advances (2:33) ... Read More »

Microsoft HoloLens Start menu, Bluetooth peripheral revealed in new leak

Microsoft’s HoloLens isn’t ready for prime time yet, but an interesting leak is giving outsiders a look at the augmented reality platform’s Start menu and an unannouncedBluetooth peripheral. The leak comes courtesy of a new Microsoft program called Actiongram that appears to be a platform for creating mixed reality videos. In other words, videos that add augmented reality elements like ... Read More »

Cat S60 is the first smartphone with infrared imaging

The Cat S60 is a ruggedized 4G LTE Android handset that can survive a drop from 1.5 meters onto concrete and be taken up to 5 meters underwater, but its special feature is infrared imaging. Similar Mobile View the transcript More Mobile Review: Meet the Nextbit Robin, an Android phone that never lets you run out of space (2:46) Most ... Read More »

REAL TIME DEALS: OUR PICKS FOR BEST TECH DISCOUNTS HAPPENING RIGHT NOW

Our top 5 quick fire list of real-time deals, found around the web and available for only a few days. Discounted by $1,300 at BestBuy.com: Samsung 65″ Class (64.5″ Diag.) LED 4K Ultra HD Smart 3D TV. Save $800 at BestBuy on Sony’s 65″ Class (64.5″ Diag.) – LED – 2160p – Smart – 3D – 4K Ultra HD TV Save ... Read More »

Latest attack against Russian bank employees highlights the threat to financial institutions

The employees of at least six Russian banks were recently the target of a well-crafted email attack where hackers masqueraded as the Russian Central Bank to trick them into installing malware. The incident is the latest in a string of malware attacks against financial institutions over the past year. Together they signal a shift in focus for many cybercriminal groups, ... Read More »

Buy Apple—the bulls will win this ‘war’: Trader

After three tough months for Apple, the tech giant is finally finding a bottom, according to one trader. Apple shares are down more than 20 percent since November due to concerns about slowing iPhone sales and a difficult economic environment in China. But that selling makes this the ideal time to make a bullish play on the stock, according to ... Read More »

Samsung focuses on gamers with new Galaxy S7 features

We all know that people of all ages spend a crazy amount of time playing games on theirphones. Samsung has recognized that by positioning the Galaxy S7 (and S7 Edge) as premiere gaming devices, building some nifty software into the operating system that mobile gamers will appreciate. Game Hub It starts with the Game Hub, a special games folder of ... Read More »