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Samsung tries to fight Microsoft's Surface with new Galaxy TabPro S

Samsung is making its first foray into making Windows 10 tablets with the announcement of the new Galaxy TabPro S on Tuesday.

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CES 2016: Why the IoT needs fiber-optic broadband to succeed

At CES 2016, a panel of experts explained how fiber-optic broadband will become a necessity as the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart home grow.

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CES 2016: Auto industry faces challenges adopting connected car, autonomous driving technology

Connected car and autonomous driving technology represent huge opportunities for the auto industry. They also come with huge challenges.

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AT&T working with Chicago, others on smart city tech

The carrier also said it is developing a digital dashboard to help those cities and others gain a comprehensive look at power outages, water leaks, traffic and more.

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What will the Internet of Things be when it grows up?

IoT-enabled devices can improve efficiency, reduce costs and often solve real-life issues. On the eve of CES, the chief economist of the Consumer Technology Association writes that we are entering an important phase of experimentation...

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Parrot previews wing-shaped Disco drone

Parrot has developed a distinctive wing-shaped drone that swoops through the sky at high speed and can be automatically controlled from a smartphone app.

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HP to ship Spectre X360 with OLED screen

HP will ship a Spectre X360 hybrid with an OLED display in the U.S. spring season.

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ZigBee and Thread act to make their IoT smarts stack up

Two pieces in the complicated puzzle of smart-home options will snap together later this year when the ZigBee Alliance starts certifying devices that use the Thread protocol for networking.

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Lowe's to add emergency dispatch service for Iris DIY smart-home systems

By the middle of this year, owners of Lowe's Iris home gadgets will be able to buy professional monitoring, including dispatching of first responders in case of emergency.

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Samsung's latest portable SSD banks on USB-C connections

Samsung is coming out with a new portable solid-state drive that's not meant only for PCs: it will also plug into smartphones and tablets that support USB Type-C connections.

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HP tackles 'visual hacking' with privacy filters in laptop, tablet screens

HP will start integrating privacy filters in laptop and tablet screens this year.

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Screen on Chrome all-in-one desktop supersizes with Acer Chromebase 24

If small screens on Chrome OS computers don't cut it for you, Acer's new Chromebase 24 all-in-one will please you with the largest display yet in a Chrome desktop.

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Acer's Aspire Switch 12 S tablet packs 4K screen, 3D camera, Thunderbolt 3 port

Are you looking for a 4K screen, 3D camera and Thunderbolt 3 port in one tablet? Acer's latest 12.5-inch Switch 12 S hybrid could be for you.

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Ford to support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto on Sync 3

Ford is increasing the number of smartphone functions that can be controlled from car interfaces by adding support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and introducing more apps for its Sync in-vehicle connectivity system.

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OLED finally comes to laptops with Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Yoga hybrid

Lenovo's new ThinkPad X1 products boast some glitzy new technologies, including an OLED display on its X1 Yoga hybrid.

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What you need to know about home IoT standards at CES

When Internet of Things devices debut at this year's International CES, one of the biggest questions will be how they'll connect to all the other smart-home gear on display. But anyone who expects a clear answer to that is like a kid...

How wireless charging can drive near-field communications growth

At CES 2013, the Wireless Power Consortium displayed dozens of devices that were designed to the Qi wireless charging standard, suggesting that 2013 may be the year wireless charging becomes a feature consumers expect to come standard...

Q&A: What the FCC's Wi-Fi expansion means for you

Mobile devices like the iPhone 5 are embracing the 5GHz band, and that trend will expand as 802.11ac radios become prevalent even on smartphones starting in 2013. 

Cisco at CES: Videoscape + NDS = Unity

Late last year, Cisco unveiled its "Internet of Everything" vision, complete with TV commercials and a whole bunch of marketing activity. The vision of “IoE” is simple. When you live in a world where everything is connected, it...

Smart TVs impress at CES

Television manufacturers had two immersive themes at CES this week. One theme was new, bigger and more brilliant televisions. Some boasted pixel resolution as rich as 4096×2160, so rich it can’t be conveyed with words or pictures,...

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