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Google Wifi review roundup

Google Wifi is officially available to buy. So should you get one? Here is what the reviewers are saying.

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Lenovo Yogabook Review: Innovative touch capabilities trapped in an otherwise basic computer

You use touch all the time on your smartphone and tablet, and now you can do it on the Yoga Book, too, with its combination touch keyboard and drawing surface

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The Tech That Steers Delphi's Self Driving Car

We take a ride in Delphi's self-driving car, which tries to replicate what human drivers can see by building radars, LiDAR, and camera tech all around the vehicle.

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59% off Kangora 300 Lumens LED Tactical Mini Flashlight, Pack of 5 - Deal Alert

Heavy duty, compact and tough as nails makes the Kangora tactical torch perfect for hunting, camping or your next search and rescue mission. Ultra Bright 300 Lumens LED illuminates up to 600 feet. Get a pack of 5 for 59% off the...

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Microsoft: Skip the ‘Home Hub’ and make a high-end speaker

A Surface speaker for $100 would be a must-buy for home and office.

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21% off Seagate Expansion 1TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0 - Deal Alert

With no software to install, the Expansion Portable drive is ready to use immediately. Simply attach the USB cable to your computer and you're ready to start sending files.

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23% off LilGadgets Premium Children's Wireless Bluetooth Headphones with SharePort - Deal Alert

Highly rated Bluetooth headphones for kids features a volume limiter for safe listening, 12 hours of playback or 180 standby, and a Shareport that allows other headphones to plug in and listen along. Currently discounted 23%.

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Privacy groups urge investigation of 'internet of toys'

Privacy groups in the U.S. and seven European countries will ask consumer protection agencies to investigate the maker of two internet-connected toys for violations of laws designed to protect children's privacy.

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5 big questions I have about Amazon Go’s cashier-less grocery store

Amazon Go could become a paradise for hackers.

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67% off iClever BoostCube 40W 4-Port USB Wall Charger with Foldable Plug - Deal Alert

This 40W/8A 4-port output wall charger provides the fastest possible charge of up to 2.4 amps per port, and charges any 4 USB-enabled devices simultaneously. Compact design features a foldable plug.

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Microsoft kicks off its 12 days of Christmas deals today

From PCs to peripherals, Microsoft has a little of everything.

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Oculus Touch VR controller unboxing

Oculus's motion-tracked Touch controllers are about as close as you can get to using your hands in virtual reality.

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Heavyweight battle: Surface Book vs Macbook Pro

Microsoft and Apple have both recently added new devices to their high-end lineups but which machine is better for you? CIO.com senior writer, Sarah White matches these two machines up to see who is the victor.

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How to shoot a drone out of the sky

An entire anti-drone industry is emerging. These new tools will enable drone detection, tracking, identification, disabling, and even hacking and hijacking the drones as they fly.

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47% off CyberPower CSP600WSU Surge Protector 6-AC Outlet Swivel with 2 USB (2.1A) Charging Ports - Deal Alert

The CyberPower Professional Series CSP600WSU Surge Suppressor is ideal for Home/Office protection with 1200 joules, 6 swivel outlets, 2 USB 2.1 Amp charging ports, and a convenient wall tap design.

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Random iPhone 6S shutdowns due to faulty battery component, Apple says

A problem with iPhone 6S products randomly shutting down comes from a battery flaw found in a small number of models, according to Apple.

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40% off Corsair Waterproof Shockproof 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive - Deal Alert

This USB 3.0 flash drive is designed to keep your files safe. The anodized, aircraft-grade aluminum housing is waterproof to 200 meters, vibration-resistant, and shock-resistant. USB 3.0 means read speeds up to four times faster than...

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Stay on target! Hands-on with Propel's new Star Wars Battle Quads

Eject Red 6! Now you can relive the Battle of Yavin with these collectible fighting Star Wars drones.

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