Wait, Google’s ‘moon shots’ cost how much??? – CNET

Alphabet, the new parent company of Google, is the Willy Wonka factory of tech: driverless cars, Wi-Fi beaming balloons, glucose-reading contact lenses and even plans for smart cities.

If founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin can pull off all those so-called “moon shots,” they’ll certainly deliver a future full of intrigue.

Alphabet, the new parent company of Google, is the Willy Wonka factory of tech: driverless cars, Wi-Fi beaming balloons, glucose-reading contact lenses and even plans for smart cities.

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Got phone envy? You can buy Xiaomi phones now – CNET

Phonemaker Xiaomi is winning big in the phone world: it became the largest phone seller in China, the world’s largest market. And now you can buy one of its top-rated Android phones for cheap here in the US.

Phonemaker Xiaomi is winning big in the phone world: it became the largest phone seller in China, the world’s largest market. And now you can buy one of its top-rated Android phones for cheap here in the US.

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Alphabet finally reveals how much its “moon shots” cost. TLDR: A lot – CNET

Alphabet, the new parent company of Google, is the Willy Wonka factory of tech: driverless cars, Wi-Fi beaming balloons, glucose-reading contact lenses and even plans for smart cities.

If founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin can pull off all those so-called “moon shots,” they’ll certainly deliver a future full of intrigue.

Alphabet, the new parent company of Google, is the Willy Wonka factory of tech: driverless cars, Wi-Fi beaming balloons, glucose-reading contact lenses and even plans for smart cities.

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Ruckus Wireless to Present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2016

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that Selina Lo, president and CEO, and Seamus Hennessy, chief financial officer, will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, CA on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that Selina Lo, president and CEO, and Seamus Hennessy, chief financial officer, will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, CA on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

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Review: Updated: Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV

While some products are released in a maelstrom of fanfare and hype, others are released to a quiet, albeit beautiful, melody.

Such is the case with the new Amazon Fire TV, the recently launched set-top box from the internet e-tailer that iterates upon the original and adds 4K support all without a show of support from U2.

Amazon Fire TV

While some products are released in a maelstrom of fanfare and hype, others are released to a quiet, albeit beautiful, melody.

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How to watch Super Bowl 50 for free on almost any device – CNET

Will Peyton Manning win his second Super Bowl, or will newcomer Cam Newton capture his first? These questions will be answered on Sunday, February 7, when the Denver Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

Will Peyton Manning win his second Super Bowl, or will newcomer Cam Newton capture his first? These questions will be answered on Sunday, February 7, when the Denver Broncos take on the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

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How to use an iPhone or iPad as a remote control for your Mac

Access your Mac using Remoter VNC

Wouldn’t it be useful to be able to control your Mac remotely? That way, even when you’re not actually in front of your Mac, you can see if a download has completed or to open or quit an app, for example.

Access your Mac using Remoter VNC

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Cuba to have broadband home internet

Cuba has announced it will launch residential broadband internet services in two areas of its capital, Havana.

The government has also said it will allow cafes, bars and restaurants to order broadband service.

Cuba has announced it will launch residential broadband internet services in two areas of its capital, Havana.

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Updated: The 8 best smartwatches available today

The best smartwatch you can buy right now

The smartwatch is the mother of all smartphone accessories. Of course, it can tell the time. But it can also beam important notifications straight to your wrist and run native apps.

The best smartwatch you can buy right now

The smartwatch is the mother of all smartphone accessories. Of course, it can tell the time. But it can also beam important notifications straight to your wrist and run native apps.

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