Category: Mobile

Huawei’s ill-fated foldable returns with a more robust upgrade

MWC may have been canceled on account of rising coronavirus concerns, but the party still went on for Huawei (albeit to what appears to have been a mostly empty room). A...

Venmo prototypes a debit card for teenagers

Allowance is going digital. Venmo has been spotted prototyping a new feature that would allow adult users to create for their teenage children a debit card connected to...

This smart hand mixer warms your butter for you and is 50% off — today only – CNET

For an impatient baker, waiting for butter to soften when you’re otherwise ready to go is like waiting for a pot of cold water to reach a boil. Minutes feel like...

How a connected motorcycle could save thousands of lives

A motorcycle with smart sensors could combine IoT monitoring of the vehicle and bio-sensors that measure a rider’s health to reduce deaths on the road. How IoT...

Daily Crunch: Sony unveils its first 5G smartphone

Sony announces a camera-centric phone, Microsoft offers more details about the next Xbox and a liquid biopsy startup raises $165 million. Here’s your Daily Crunch for...

6 surprising ways to use your Amazon Echo at work – CNET

Use Amazon Echo to book conference rooms, check emails and more. Sarah Tew/CNET You use your Amazon Echo at home to control your smart home devices, and in your car to...

Use your Amazon Echo to get the best sleep of your life – CNET

Your Amazon Echo can help you get some much-deserved rest. Amazon It can be tricky trying to fall asleep when you have a million things running through your head. Did...

Unclog your toilet with this simple and ingenious trick — no plunger required – CNET

You can clear most clogged toilets with nothing more than soap, hot water and a little bit of time. Dale Smith/CNET Over the course of many years, I’ve practiced...

How fast is Wi-Fi 6? Here are our latest speed test results – CNET

The age of Wi-Fi 6 is just beginning. So how much faster will those transmissions be? The Wi-Fi 6 era is officially here, and new, next-gen routers capable of putting...

Five unexpected uses for your Amazon Echo – CNET

Your Amazon Echo has several hidden abilities that you should use. Tyler Lizenby/CNET You probably use your Amazon Echo ($52 at Amazon) for playing music, powering on...

There's poo on your toothbrush. Here's how you should clean it – CNET

Every time you flush your toilet, a cloud of water vapor deposits microscopic poo particles on everything in your bathroom — including your toothbrush. Dale...

Google Home and Google Nest: Link these weather services for the most accurate forecast – CNET

Today’s highs, lows and chance of rain are just the tip of the weather data iceberg hidden beneath the surface of Google Home. James Martin/CNET Of all the cool...