Connectivity
The rules of the Game Of Oligarchs  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Technology shrinks the world, makes geography less relevant. People find kinship, common cause, and community on the Internet, across nations and sometimes even languages. When the Internet began to erupt, when its connections began... more
Is the Nighthawk AC1900 fast enough for gaming?  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: The Nighthawk AC1900 provides a great gaming experience, especially in its price range. Wi-Fi gaming is something that has only recently become good enough for competitive games and this router... more
Can the Nighthawk AC1900 replace your Xfinity router?  Windows Central · 3 days
Best answer: Yes, as long as you already have a separate modem or are willing to buy one. Using the AC1900 on Xfinity means you can use the full speed of your... more
MediaTek's Helio M70 5G Modem Coming to India by Year-End  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
MediaTek on Thursday said it is set to introduce a 5G-enabled chipset in India by the end of this year to step up the competition around faster wireless... more
Headphones 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Headphones for You  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Different types of headphone designs, connection styles, and the driver technologies that go into the headphones, explained. more
Google’s Ivan Poupyrev shows off Jacquard, which connects his Levi’s jacket to the cloud  TechCrunch · 3 days
Ivan Poupyrev, the technical projects lead at Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division, just gave a TED talk that was... more
‘Child’s Play’ trailer gets a smart home makeover, giving Chucky control over connected devices  TechCrunch · 3 days
Oh golly does the new trailer for “Child’s Play” look good. Not only does it have appearances by Aubrey Plaza,... more
Amazon China to close local marketplace and place more focus on cross-border  TechCrunch · 4 days
Amazon has finally given up the fight with Chinese online shopping giants to capture the domestic market. On Thursday, the Seattle-based ecommerce company announced... more
As researchers pursue links between bacteria and human health, startups stand to benefit  TechCrunch · 4 days
In 2009, the National Institutes of Health launched a five-year, $150 million project to stimulate research into a new field of medicine... more
As researchers pursue links between the bacteria and human health, startups stand to benefit  TechCrunch · 4 days
In 2009, the National Institutes of Health launched a five-year, $150 million project to stimulate research into a new field... more
Logitech Harmony Express review: Why, Alexa, why?  Windows Central · 4 days
Logitech is the king of the universal remote control experience. But improving the setup experience doesn't eliminate the limitations of voice commands. There are three distinct parts that make up the total experience of... more
How to print from a Chromebook  THE VERGE · 4 days
While Google’s Chromebooks are all about online services, sometimes you need a good old-fashioned printout to accompany your digital adventures. Printing from a Chromebook... more
Sound One X60 Review  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Priced at Rs. 1,990, the Sound One X60 is one of the most affordable in-ear headsets with Bluetooth connectivity. We review it to find out whether it’s worth your money. more
Make the Galaxy Book2 even better with these great accessories  Windows Central · 5 days
The Samsung Galaxy Book2 is the best ARM powered Always Connected PC right now, but like any portable PC, it can be made even better with some great... more
Sweden’s Engaging Care raises €2.5M seed to scale patient communication and improve outcomes  TechCrunch · 5 days
Engaging Care, the Swedish heathtech startup founded by Annica Belfrage and Charlotta Tönsgård (who was previously CEO of online doctor app Min... more
Win a new Xbox One All-Digital Edition console right HERE!  Windows Central · 5 days
Microsoft's Xbox One S All-Digital Edition marks a new disc-less era for its gaming console. The new All-Digital Xbox embraces the ever-connected nature of modern gaming, designed to... more
Xbox One S All-Digital still has an eject button and disc drive port inside  Windows Central · 5 days
Microsoft's new Xbox One S All-Digital Edition still retains remnants of the disc drive. Microsoft has taken the wraps off... more
Apple, Qualcomm settle bitter dispute over iPhone technology  ABC NEWS · 5 days
Apple and mobile chip maker Qualcomm have settled a bitter financial dispute revolving around some of the technology that enables iPhones to connect to the internet more
Where are Xbox One S All-Digital Edition preorders available?  Windows Central · 5 days
Best answer: The Xbox One S All-Digital Edition is now available for preorder ahead of its May 7, 2019 release date, first at Best Buy. Go all-digital: Xbox One S... more
Apple rumored to add official iPad external display support in macOS 10.15  THE VERGE · 5 days
Apple might be about to “Sherlock” another app in macOS 10.15. The company is reportedly working on enabling native support to use a connected... more
Alibaba will let you find restaurants and order food with voice in a car  TechCrunch · 5 days
Competition in the Chinese internet has for years been about who controls your mobile apps. These days, giants are increasingly... more
Transform any room with up to 50% off these Minger LED light strips  Windows Central · 6 days
Minger has a pair of its LED light strips on sale with as much as 50% off when you enter the correct... more
Sunday's top deals: 2K monitors, battery backups, and more!  Windows Central · 1 week
The weekend is the perfect time to save money and get some stuff you need. Many of these deals have dropped to prices so low we haven't seen them before.... more
Heads in the cloud: Scientists predict internet of thoughts 'within decades'  nanowerk · 1 week
An international collaboration predicts that exponential progress in nanotechnology, nanomedicine, AI, and computation will lead this century to the development of a 'Human Brain/Cloud Interface', that... more
This $16 power strip has three USB and three AC ports  Windows Central · 1 week
Using coupon code ICNEW3A3U and clipping the on-page coupon at Amazon drops the price of this iClever USB power strip down to just $15.99, which is... more
Blossom's discounted smart sprinkler controller will save you money monthly  Windows Central · 1 week
This smart device will make sure your lawn is always watered, even if you forget. Instead of wasting money accidentally watering your lawn on a rainy day, you... more
Huawei MateBook E 2019 With 4G LTE Connectivity, Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 Launched  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Huawei MateBook E 2019 is the latest convertible from Huawei to boast of 4G LTE connectivity, and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 850. more
Get all the best goods for your HP Spectre x360 13t  Windows Central · 1 week
So, you just picked up a brand new HP Spectre x360 13t and want to grab a few items to complement it. No matter what you're... more
Ikea's Trådfri Smart Plugs Gain HomeKit Compatibility  MacRumors · 1 week
Ikea's affordable Trådfri smart plugs that first debuted in November are now able to connect to HomeKit after an update to the... more
Upgrade your desk with LG's 43-inch 4K USB-C monitor discounted to $499  Windows Central · 2 weeks
High resolution. BuyDig has the LG 43UD79B 43-inch 4K IPS monitor on sale for $499 with code SAVE150. As the code suggests, the monitor... more
TP-Link's 4-port USB 3.0 hub adds a lot of functionality at a discount  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Backwards compatible, too. The TP-Link slim and portable USB 3.0 4-port hub is down to $7.99 on Amazon. That's a match for... more
Google makes the power of BigQuery available in Sheets  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Google today announced a new services that makes the power of BigQuery, its analytics data warehouse, available in Sheets, its web-based spreadsheet tool. These so-called ‘connected sheets’ face none of... more
Restaurant website builder BentoBox raises $16.4M  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
BentoBox, which helps restaurant owners build mobile-friendly websites, has raised $16.4 million in Series B funding. This might not seem like the biggest opportunity, particularly since consumers are connecting with restaurants in so many other places... more
Review: The $199 Echo Link turns the fidelity up to 11  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The Echo Link takes streaming music and makes it sound better. Just wirelessly connect it to an Echo device and plug it into a set of... more
Smart home tech that can save you money - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Investing in a more connected home could repay you in the long run. Here are some of the best examples. more
APC's discounted Smart Surge Protector packs in USB ports and more  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Make controlling and powering up all your devices a bit simpler. APC's Smart Surge Protector Power Strip falls to $44.12 at Amazon when you clip its... more
Connect your A/V equipment with discounted AmazonBasics cables at 20% off  Windows Central · 2 weeks
These dependable AmazonBasics cables just became a bit more affordable. A variety of AmazonBasics A/V accessories and cables are discounted by 20% off at Amazon for... more
HomeKit-Enabled Eve Energy Strip Now Available for Purchase  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Eve, known for its line of HomeKit-compatible smart products, today announced the launch of its latest HomeKit accessory, the Eve... more
An Equity deep dive on Patreon  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The popular TechCrunch podcast Equity this week launched a new series called Equity Dive, wherein a host interviews the writer of the latest edition of the Extra Crunch EC-1. If you’ve ever wanted to know everything... more
How to connect Apple Pencil with your iPad  9to5Mac · 2 weeks
Just got an Apple Pencil? Follow along for how to connect both the first- and second-generation Apple Pencil with your... more
Pick up a pair of JVC Gumy Earbuds for only $5  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Amazon has these JVC Gumy Earbuds on sale for $4.99, which is half off the usual price. The deal is valid on the white color. Today's... more
Sonos partners with Ikea and announces $99 speaker  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Ikea and Sonos are partnering on a a new range of connected speakers that will be available in August 2019. The Symfonisk speakers aren’t just cheap Ikea speakers with a Sonos logo.... more
Leave no device uncharged with Aukey's 4-port USB wall charger at 20% off  Windows Central · 2 weeks
This 40W charger can adaptively charge each connected device at up to 2.4A. Having a single USB port on your charger these... more
iPhone rumors now claim two OLED models with triple-camera arrays for 2019  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
This year’s successor to the 5.8-inch iPhone XS could have a 6.1-inch screen and three cameras on its rear, a new report from Macotakara... more
Take almost $50 off the WD My Passport 2TB portable SSD  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Covered by a three-year warranty. The WD My Passport 2TB portable solid state drive is down to $323.99 on Amazon. The SSD was selling for around... more
Smart glasses company North announces new, essential features for Focals  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
North, the company behind the Focals smart glasses, announced this week that it’s updating its glasses... more
Report: Google Wifi was Eero’s ‘biggest challenge’ before fire sale to Amazon  9to5Mac · 2 weeks
Amazon’s acquisition of Eero in February signified another big smart home entry by the online retailer following voice assistants and other connected devices. However,... more
Report: Google Wifi was Eero’s ‘biggest challenge’ before fire sale to Amazon  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Amazon’s acquisition of Eero in February signified another big smart home entry by the online retailer following voice assistants and other connected devices. However,... more
Ember Launches Larger Capacity 14oz Ceramic Mug, Available from Apple  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Ember, the company that sells iPhone-connected mugs and thermoses, recently launched a new version of its... more
Cover your home in strong Wi-Fi with $130 off a refurb Netgear Orbi system  Windows Central · 2 weeks
A single router leaves too many dead zones. Woot, via Amazon, has Netgear's tri-band Orbi Home Mesh Wi-Fi System available... more
Arlo's smart doorbell doesn't have a security camera - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
This connected buzzer has two-way audio, but you'll need a separate Arlo cam to actually see who's at your door. more
Enhance your smart home with two Teckin multi-color bulbs on sale for $20  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Alexa, turn off the lights! Grab two Teckin dimmable multi-color LED smart bulbs for $19.97 with code T8XOM4J9 on Amazon. Without the... more
Secure your phone and charge it with iOttie's iTap 2 Wireless car mounts  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Go hands free and cable free! Following up on the iTap 2 car mount series released in November last year, iOttie has... more
Amazon reportedly readying its Alexa-powered answer to Airpods  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Amazon is ready to challenge Apple with a cheaper, Alexa-powered set of wireless earbuds. If successful it would carve out a space for the popular digital assistant, and its deep connections to... more
Facebook no-deal Brexit ads 'from same source'  BBC · 3 weeks
A newspaper investigation alleges seemingly unconnected Brexit adverts are connected to the same firm. more
Microsoft's Kaizala App to Connect Indian Railways Employees to Healthcare Facilities  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Microsoft said on Thursday it will deploy its Kaizala productivity app to connect three crore employees of Indian Railways to healthcare facilities. more
Protect your equipment with $20 off the CyberPower 1500VA battery back-up  Windows Central · 3 weeks
With a $500,000 Connected Equipment guarantee. The CyberPower 1500VA Battery Back-Up System is down to $139.99 through Best Buy's eBay store and the main site. It... more
WhatsApp Business app for iOS begins worldwide rollout  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
WhatsApp Business, a version of the messaging app that lets small businesses connect with their customers, is now rolling out... more
E-cigarette users are reporting seizures to the FDA  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
The Food and Drug Administration just issued a special announcement about a new health risk that they worry may be... more
Powerbeats Pro: Apple's Sporty AirPods Alternative  MacRumors · 3 weeks
Apple's Beats brand in April unveiled the Powerbeats Pro, a redesigned wire-free version of its popular fitness-oriented Powerbeats earbuds. Like the AirPods, Powerbeats Pro... more
How to use AirPods with your Mac  9to5Mac · 3 weeks
AirPods usually automatically connect to iPhone and iPad without any fuss. However, connecting the fully wireless earbuds to your Mac isn’t typically... more
Use these coupons to snag these SoundPEATS true wireless earbuds at $10 off  Windows Central · 3 weeks
These earbuds feature Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity and have a 55-hour battery life. The SoundPEATS Q32 true wireless earbuds drop to $39.99 at... more
These great Thunderbolt 3 docks turn your laptop into a desktop  Windows Central · 3 weeks
We always have a bunch of laptops on the go here at Windows Central, and we've been through our fair share of Thunderbolt 3 docks to... more
Wi-Fi
Google’s Project Jacquard is still alive and well, controls entire TED talk presentation
9to5Google
One of the Game Boy’s weirdest games was a Pokémon clone with infrared trading
THE VERGE
Review: Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock – yet another option for adding I/O to your Mac [Video]
9to5Mac
Capcom is launching a plug-and-play mini-arcade with Mega Man, Street Fighter, and more
THE VERGE
Pixel 3 users on AT&T are experiencing issues connecting to LTE
9to5Google
Glaciers crumble and sea levels rise in this frightening new immersive mixed reality clip
THE VERGE
Xiaomi’s 100W fast-charger fills a 4,000mAh battery in 17 minutes
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