Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller Generation 2 Release Date, Price and Specs – CNET

Rachio’s second-generation smart sprinkler controller doesn’t stray too far from the successful formula of the first, the Rachio Iro — you’ll still install it in place of your existing sprinkler controller, where it’ll use local weather and humidity info to help you plan your watering schedule.

Rachio’s second-generation smart sprinkler controller doesn’t stray too far from the successful formula of the first, the Rachio Iro — you’ll still install it in place of your existing sprinkler controller, where it’ll use local weather and humidity info to help you plan your watering schedule. But small cosmetic changes, new integrations including voice controls through Amazon Echo, and a lower price combine to make Rachio’s latest feel fresh, if not revolutionary.

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802.11ac CPE Shipments Rise to Represent Nearly 65% of All Access Points in 2016, WiGig to Enter the Market

SINGAPORE, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Wi-Fi access points based on 802.11ac steadily gained momentum over the past year, rising to represent 39% of total Wi-Fi access points shipped in 2015.

SINGAPORE, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Wi-Fi access points based on 802.11ac steadily gained momentum over the past year, rising to represent 39% of total Wi-Fi access points shipped in 2015. According to ABI Research, the leader in transformative technology innovation market intelligence, adoption will continue to accelerate in 2016 as more 802.11ac Wave 2 products enter the market, along with the introduction of tri-band access points.

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Got phone envy? You may eventually buy a Xiaomi phone at US Mobile – 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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Review: Windows 10 Mobile

Introduction and design

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system for PCs was one of the biggest technology releases of 2015 – and it split opinion down the middle, with some Windows fans loving the new look and features, and others complaining about such issues as the absence of OneDrive support, floppy drive support, and various games and desktop gadgets.

Introduction and design

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system for PCs was one of the biggest technology releases of 2015 – and it split opinion down the middle, with some Windows fans loving the new look and features, and others complaining about such issues as the absence of OneDrive support, floppy drive support, and various games and desktop gadgets.

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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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