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Intel's working on a system to secure self-driving cars

​The prospect of seeing self-driving cars on the highway someday soon came into even clearer focus earlier this week, when Google announced its work on an autonomous vehicle thats excludes a steering wheel and pedals. On the heels of that news, Intel is unveiling plans to support projects such as …

The continuing evolution of iOS

Since the initial release of the first iPhone OS, a lot has changed with each subsequent release. Take a stroll down memory lane as I chart the changes of each new version.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post has been updated with information about iOS features up to the current release.</i><p>Apple's WWDC starts in …

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After drones, Google and Facebook eye satellites to expand internet access

Google and Facebook already compete on PCs, mobile devices and recently their rivalry has moved to the skies, but a new report from <i>The Information</i> suggests it could move even further from land. Over the last year or so, both looked at drone maker Titan Aerospace before Google acquired it, adding to …

Foxconn Starting 4.7" iPhone 6 Production in July, Pricier 5.5" Model to Follow in August

According to a new report from <i>Digitimes</i>, Foxconn will again be the primary manufacturer for the iPhone 6, supplying 70 percent of the expected shipments of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 model in 2015. Shipments could begin as soon as July for the 4.7-inch model, with the 5.5-inch following shortly …

Adidas kicks off their Bluetooth-enabled Smart Ball for soccer players

The ball also features a convenient wireless charging dock so you can recharge the ball after you're done practicing with it.<p>The Smart Ball is now …

Heeeeeere's Jimmy: Intel's 3-D Printed Robot Will Hit the Market Later This Year

The chip company shows off its open source robot that can talk, dance and tweet.<p>Intel plans to bring its fully customizable, 3-D printable robot kit to market by the end of the year, with a consumer version starting around $1,600.<p>The hardware designs will be freely available online, allowing anyone …

Sony announces official wireless charging solution for Xperia Z2

If you’re an Xperia Z2 owner that’s been impatiently waiting for the rumored Z2 wireless charging kit, you’ll be happy to know that Sony has now made it official. Sony’s wireless charging solution is based on the QI charging standard and consists of two different components: the WCR12 Wireless …

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This is the new YotaPhone: A 5" Android smartphone with a 4.7" touchscreen e-ink display on the back

Russian handset maker Yota Devices has revealed details of its second generation e-ink display equipped YotaPhone today at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona.<p>The new device follows in the footsteps of the original, but shows a maturation of the technology concepts it was showing off first time …

Why your next Ford car may run on BlackBerry, not Microsoft, software

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>BlackBerry(s bbry) isn’t quite done yet. The beleaguered handset maker may find some new life as Ford is reportedly …

Here’s that $200 internet-connected toothbrush no one asked for

What’s your dental hygiene routine lacking? Smartphone connectivity, obviously.<p>We can officially add toothbrushes to the internet of things: Procter & Gamble is now the second company to announce a Bluetooth-enabled electric toothbrush, and in June it will beat the previously unveiled Kolibree to …

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 Is Coming… But Why Are They Announcing It In Barcelona?

So we know with certainty that we’ll hear about the Samsung Galaxy S5 today – whether it’s a launch or something else we’re not quite certain, but assume most rumors are true. But why is it launching in Barcelona, at Mobile World Congress, a crowded space full of competition?<p>First, let’s look at …