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60+ new Apple Watch features in watchOS 4

Apple demonstrated a host of useful new features that will ship with watchOS 4 at the WWDC 2017 keynote, but as always, they were constrained on time …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Amazon is reportedly bidding to buy American Apparel's bankrupt business.</b> The move could help it ease its tension with Donald Trump, as the brand's products are made in the US.<p><b>2. Speculation is mounting that Mark Zuckerberg wants to serve in government.</b> He plans to tour US states, and recent …

I took a nap on Sleep Number's auto-adjusting smart bed

I've never spent more than a couple of hundred bucks on a bed. After spending a few minutes with Sleep Number's 360 smart bed, however, I'm tempted to reconsider. Why? Because it adapts to my every move. As you toss and turn in the night, the bed will automatically recognize this movement and …

Google boosts Python by turning it into Go

Python may be getting a performance boost from a competitor: the Google Go language.Grumpy, an experimental project from Google, transpiles Python …

Python Programming

Japanese company replaces workers with artificial intelligence

A Japanese company is making 34 employees redundant in order to replace them with IBM’s Watson Explorer AI.<p>Human workers at Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance are set to be replaced by an artificial intelligence that can calculate payouts to policyholders.<p>After the 200m yen (£1.4m) AI system is installed …

Artificial Intelligence

LG is abandoning the modular smartphone idea

LG’s modular phone accessory strategy that served as the primary differentiator for last year’s G5 smartphone appears to be no more. <i>The</i> <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reports that the South Korean company is pivoting away from the plug-in “Friends” modules for the upcoming G6 device after lackluster sales for …

Blackberry DTEK60 - Most Secured Android Smartphone

Home Gadgets Blackberry DTEK60 - Most Secured Android Smartphone<p>Clive Williams Gadgets<p>Blackberry DTek60<p>When blackberry met android it was simply love …

Samsung Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 Android Smartphones Announced

Samsung has announced its latest A series that includes three Android smartphones: Galaxy A7, A5 and A3. The A7 has a biggest screen among them, and …

Mobile Technology

Plume Labs Flow air quality tracker knows if you're breathing pollution

Flow from Plume Labs tracks air quality to give you real-time data for limiting your exposure to air pollution.<p>Plume Labs would like to help you understand the quality of the air you breathe, and it's developed a wearable device along with a mobile app to do just that.<p>Unveiled at CES 2017, the Flow …

Pollution

Apple to reveal fiscal Q1 2017 results on Jan. 31

Apple on Wednesday announced it will on Jan. 31 report quarterly earnings for the first fiscal quarter of 2017, revealing performance metrics for the …

iPhone

AT&T to do real-life 5G trial with DirecTV Now in Austin

In a testbed for developing other 5G services, the network wants to see how the next-gen wireless tech handles heavy amounts of video traffic.<p>AT&T said Wednesday it will test a 5G wireless service to deliver its new DirecTV Now streaming TV service to select homes in Austin, Texas, in the first …

Telecoms

Apple pulls New York Times app from its App Store in China

<i>(Reuters)</i> — Apple has removed the New York Times’s news apps from its app store in China, following a request from the Chinese authorities.<p>Apple removed both the English-language and Chinese-language apps from the app store in China on Dec. 23, according to the New York Times, which first reported …

Apps

It’s about time: Samsung Gear S2 and S3 are finally compatible with Apple iPhone

Are you an iPhone user who wants a smartwatch but doesn’t want to shell out for an Apple Watch? Well, you’ve now got a few extra options for …

Cool New Stuff at CES 2017: Pictures

Fish

Lego unveils Boost kit to help children learn coding

Lego has announced a kit for building and programming robots, designed to encourage a younger generation to learn how to code, at this year's CES …

A laser printer without ink or toner

Lasers that ‘softly’ burn paper could be the next evolution in printing. Former students of the University of Technology in Delft, Netherlands, have developed a technology that can print on any kind of paper without consumables, such as toner or ink.<p>This technique is not unlike burning paper using …

This smart collar claims to be able to detect mood changes in your dog

It can also alert you to when they are eating, drinking or sleeping.<p>A new smart collar wants to help you better understand your dog by sensing changes in their mood. The Jagger & Lewis smart collar claims to measure the activity and welfare of your pet. Think of it like a Fitbit for your dog.<p>The …

Pets

CES 2017: Acer's $9,000 Predator 21 X laptop is the exact opposite of 'thin and light'

This isn't a laptop, but a high-end gaming desktop PC that happens to fold in two.<p>"Thin and light" isn't compatible with a laptop that features a …

The 3-in-1 Graalphone Is the Weirdest Phone I've Seen at CES

Is it a phone, a tablet, a Windows laptop, or a handful of patents? You make the call.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

7 Nokia Android Phones Releasing In 2017: Reports

HMD Global seems to have pulled out all stops for the Nokia comeback in the 2017. This year, we might see more Nokia Android phones than …

All the cool new gadgets at CES 2017

Autonomous Cars

Flir introduces new thermal imaging cameras for Android

<b>Update, January 12:</b> We’ve updated the post with hands-on images and a video walkthrough of the Flir One thermal camera.<p><b>Original post, January 4:</b> Thermal imaging tech manufacturer Flir Systems has revealed its new camera attachments for Android. The Flir One cameras connect to smartphones via a USB …

Imaging

Sunflare unveils sticky and flexible solar panels

Sunflare has unveiled flexible solar panels that can be stuck onto walls and roofs.<p>The new thin-film solar product is flexible, light, and affordable. The company made the announcement at CES 2017, the big tech trade show in Las Vegas this week.<p>The National Renewable Energy Laboratory declared in a …

Clean Energy

This Is How AI Will Change Your Work In 2017

Don’t fear artificial intelligence. It’s what’s going to help you do your job faster and better in 2017.<p>Artificial intelligence is growing fast. Recent research puts it as a $5 billion market by 2020, and Gartner estimates that 6 billion connected “things” will require AI support by 2018. Connected …

A new kind of router turns your Wi-Fi network into a fortress

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Ooma's Home Monitoring System will call 911 for you

Ooma's sensors can dial 911 if they detect that something's wrong.<p>As you might expect of a smart home system, Ooma's sensors will notify you if they detect something out of the ordinary. The sensors won't just notify you, though. Ooma's motion detector, water detector, or door and window sensor can …

Home Automation

Android Wear watches ready for prime time? ZTE thinks so

ZTE plans to release its own Android Wear watch this year, the head of its US division tells CNET.<p>ZTE, a company best-known for making budget phones, is finally throwing a smartwatch into the ring.<p>The Chinese telecommunications equipment company plans to release a smartwatch running Google's …

Wear OS

Smart pet collar is like an iPhone for your dog

LAS VEGAS — It's nearly impossible not to be connected. Naturally, so are our pets.<p>The KYON pet tracker is designed to help you communicate and send …

Samsung set to unveil foldable flagship Galaxy X to take on Apple iPhone 8 series

Samsung-Apple rivalry is expected to go a notch up this year as the former plans to launch the foldable Galaxy X against the iPhone 8 series in late …

The PowerRay underwater drone finds fish and films them in 4K

If you're heading out to the coast or the lake for a spot of fishing, you can have the best gear and the perfect bait but you won't land anything if you're set up in the wrong spot. Experience can only guide so you so much, so PowerVision -- the company behind the incredible PowerEgg drone we saw …