Category: Mobile

Blink has a new security camera, and it's only $35 – CNET

Meet the Blink Mini. Blink Blink, maker of affordable security cameras for smart homes, just announced its cheapest model yet — the $35 Blink Mini. Unlike previous...

$200 million in FCC funding available to build telehealth services amid COVID-19

The coronavirus relief bill includes money to pay for hardware and services to expand telemedicine to more Americans. Now that the coronavirus has suddenly made a video...

‘Content network effect’ makes TikTok tough to copy

Many TikTok videos don’t start from scratch, so neither can its competitors. TikTok is all about remixes where users shoot a new video to recontextualize audio pulled...

Every Alexa command you can give your Amazon Echo smart speaker – CNET

Chris Monroe/CNET Amazon’s voice assistant, Alexa, is infiltrating your home, your beach trips and even your ride to work. Now that there are many ways to interact...

AT&T traffic report: Voice calls, IMs, and text messages are up, email and web traffic are down

The telecom company is using AI and automation to manage traffic and activity on 4G and 5G cell sites. As the US heads into the first full month of stay-at-home orders...

Mobile payments firms in India are now scrambling to make money

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder and chief executive of India’s most valuable startup, Paytm, posed an existential question in a recent press conference. “What do you...

The FCC sets a vote on opening the 6GHz band for unlicensed Wi-Fi use – CNET

Broadcom The Federal Communications Commission announced a potentially significant step for Wi-Fi today, with plans for an April 23 vote on a proposal to open the 6GHz...

How Android can assist your work from home experience

Learn how to ease your work-at-home stress a bit with the help of your Android smartphone. Image: iStockphoto/dragana991 By now, your company has probably relegated you...

Clean your oven with ingredients you already have at home – CNET

The inside of your oven is probably a lot dirtier than you’d like to admit. Fortunately, it’s easy to clean. The following method works well if your oven...

Stop scrubbing dirty pots and pans. Use this simple $5 kitchen tool instead – CNET

For stuck-on food and grime, a sponge is the wrong way to go. Jessica Dolcourt/CNET Other than soap and water, there’s no better tool for washing your dishes than...

You're baking bread now. Here's how to keep it from going stale – CNET

Your beautiful bread doesn’t have to go to waste if you can’t eat it today. Store it correctly, and you can keep it for days.  Getty Images A good loaf of...

Snapchat preempts clones, syndicates Stories to other apps

If you can’t stop them, power them. That’s the strategy behind Snapchat App Stories, which launches today to let users show off their ephemeral content in other apps...