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Parrot Bebop Drone review: A strong, little quadcopter in need of better performance - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Parrot Bebop Drone is small and lightweight for its capabilities. It's relatively tough, but also user repairable if it breaks. It can be piloted with a smartphone or tablet as well as the optional Skycontroller.<p><b>The Bad</b> The large Skycontroller adds $400 if purchased with the Bebop or …

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Asus ROG G751 review: Asus uses Nvidia's latest mobile graphics to push games at 4K - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Asus G751 has excellent performance, can drive games at 4K resolution, and includes a few handy shortcut keys gamers will appreciate.<p><b>The Bad</b> You could buy about a dozen game consoles for what this costs. Battery life and design are stuck in the past. You'll need an external 4K TV or …

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Microsoft will borrow Mac-like trackpad gestures for Windows 10

Those of us who try to bring the handy two- and three-finger trackpad gestures from a MacBook over to a PC laptop are usually treated to <i>digitus interruptus</i>. But during TechEd, Microsoft's Joe Belfiore said that Windows 10 will have new three finger gestures (not to be confused with salutes) for PC …

Ambulance drone delivers help to heart attack victims

One of the most important considerations in emergency medical treatment is response time. Now, an engineering graduate at Delft University of Technology has created a rapid response drone to do what a regular ambulance can't. The drone, created by Alec Momont, is able to fly at speeds of up to 100 …

Is Paying For Hotel And Conference Wi-Fi Worth The Effort?

At the Waldorf Astoria in New York city, the cost for 24 hours of “standard” guest internet access is $18.95. A faster subscription, one barely able to sustain streaming video, runs $24.95. On the exhibition floor of a Silicon Valley conference on innovation and technology earlier this month, each …

The 10 Best Laptops On The Market

The experts at FindTheBest helped us put together a list of the best laptops and notebooks on the market right now.<p>Rankings are based on expert reviews and FindTheBest's Smart Rating Scale, which accounts for the technical overview and specifications of each product.<p>The Alienware M18x is an …

North Dakota cops use a drone to nab three suspects in a cornfield

Both the Argentine and the UK police have nabbed bad guys with the help of drones in the past, but what about American cops? Well, the police department in Grand Forks, North Dakota, for one, is putting its drone to good use -- just recently, the city's cops have caught four underage men who've …

Slim smartphone zoom is one step closer

Frustrated that your smartphone camera can't get you close enough to the action?<p>DynaOptics wants to change all that by integrating optical zoom into a phone using a new, hardware-based asymmetrical lens design.<p>It's compact and moves entirely within the lens module, so no extra thickness or bulk is …

Stephen Hawking Confirms Non Existence of God by Offering Scientific Proof

'There is no aspect of reality beyond the reach of the human mind,' says Hawking<p>Stephen Hawking has declared that there is no God and he states that …

Camera-Toting Drones Are Coming To Hollywood

Movie producers are now exempt from the FAA's ban on commercial drones. But is it too little, too late?<p>After four years of lobbying by the Motion Picture Association of America, the Federal Aviation Administration announced yesterday that movie producers can fly drones to shoot film. This is good …

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Looking good – this LED research could improve display clarity by 400%

Princeton researcher and professor Stephen Chou is not new to improving technology with his work using nanotechnology. This time around, Professor Chou is working on the LED tech that we use for our smartphones. This research is seeing dramatic improvements not only in the LEDs themselves, but in …

Facebook Says Wi-Fi Drones Will Be Jumbo Jet-Sized

The Internet is only one flying robot away.<p>If a new Facebook plan is successful, the easiest way to access the cloud may be ... in the clouds. Facebook wants to spread Wi-Fi Internet to unconnected parts of the world with drones, and at a summit in New York earlier this week, the company revealed …

Google Balloons Take Flight In Vast Remote Broadband Launch

The secretive Google X operation sees itself as firmly on target with a plan to launch high altitude Internet-transmitting balloons across the southern hemisphere, as it aims to provide wireless coverage to billions of people in remote areas.<p>Google has said that by next year it aims to have a …

Snakebot and quadcopter combo makes for a go-anywhere rescue drone

Everyone has different ideas on what the perfect search-and-rescue robot is, and for a University of Pennsylvania Mod Lab team, it comes in the form of a snake drone-quadcopter chimera. The Hybrid Exploration Robot for Air and Land Deployment or H.E.R.A.L.D. is composed of two snake-like machines …

SHOTS FIRED: Samsung Just Tweeted A Brutal Jab At Apple’s Bendy iPhone 6 Plus

Apple’s super-sized iPhone 6 Plus is having a hard time surviving skinny jeans. The company promised to replace any faulty models, but you knew “Bendghazi” couldn’t possibly end there. It was only a matter of time before Samsung tried to deliver a snarky knockout blow as their bitter rival …