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AT&T, Stop Blaming Your Horrible Network And Leave Your Best Customers Alone

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Once upon a time wireless carriers offered unlimited data plans. Consumers signed the contracts, got their iPhone or Droids and went on to enjoy the smartphone revolution. Along the way streaming video and music hit it big and social media exploded into new demographics. All these things require data, but...
AT&T, Stop Blaming Your Horrible Network And Leave Your Best Customers Alone

Kinect Star Wars – review

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Xbox 360; £39.99; cert 12+; Terminal Reality/MicrosoftMay the farce be with you. While recently reviewing the excellent Kinect Rush, I questioned whether Kinect could handle anything more than bite-sized challenges. Well, if any release demanded a triumphant answer to that question, this is it. Kinect Star Wars had the potential...
Kinect Star Wars – review
RIM's first BlackBerry 10 smartphone to be called the 'Z10′

Hopefully This Is The Last Droid Motorola Ever Makes (VZ, MMI, GOOG)

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It may seem a bit silly that Motorola launched the Droid 4 just seven months after the Droid 3 debuted. But here it is: the fourth iteration of the flagship Android phone that kicked off the platform's rise to dominance. Motorola seems to be shifting to a more rapid...
Hopefully This Is The Last Droid Motorola Ever Makes (VZ, MMI, GOOG)

The robodoctor will see you now

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Robots in the form of linen-carrying droids and prosthetics are starting to slowly open the path for robotics in health care. Can in-home robots help care for elderly people, too? [Read more]...
The robodoctor will see you now

This Week In Bots: The New Pet-Proto Video Will Creep You Out

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Bot Vid: Pet-Proto, meet C3PO We've written about Boston Dynamics so many times here in TWiB because the company is at one of the leading edges in robot design, and has some incredible machines. It's this prowess which has enabled BD to tackle DARPA's Robotic Challenges head-on. And now we...
This Week In Bots: The New Pet-Proto Video Will Creep You Out

New 'Star Wars' app: These are the Droids you're looking for

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Star Wars Pit Droids is anything but the pits. Based on the eponymous PC game, it's an engaging puzzler....
New 'Star Wars' app: These are the Droids you're looking for

Verizon sells 2.7M iPhones, 2.9M Droids in Q2

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The wireless carrier also sold 2.9 million Droid smartphones, and 5.9 in total. [Read more]...
Verizon sells 2.7M iPhones, 2.9M Droids in Q2

Hands-on with Motorola's new Droids

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Motorola and Google held an event today, upping the ante in the mobile sector by rolling out three new entries to Motorola's signature Droid line of handsets. Today saw the debut of the Droid RAZR HD, RAZR MAXX HD, and RAZR M. Electronista was there to get a look at...
Hands-on with Motorola's new Droids

Gift Guide: Motorola Razr i

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Short Version The Motorola Razr i is a mid-range 3G Android smartphone that packs a punch, thanks to a powerful Intel Atom chip. Folk tired of oversized-phones will love its compact iPhone 4/4S-sized form, and marvel at how Moto has managed to cram in a roomy 4.3 inch display. The...
Gift Guide: Motorola Razr i

Brace yourself, nerds: the Disney-Lucas memes are here

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Admit it, boys. You still get a little giddy thinking about that Princess Leia poster that adorned your bedroom wall as a teenager. It has only been a few hours since the news was announced that Disney will buy Lucasfilm for $4 billion. Already, the Internet is blowing up with...
Brace yourself, nerds: the Disney-Lucas memes are here
Oh, Winston? Read me the news, today's weather forecast, and my friend's status updates

Those WERE the Droids I was looking for... on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

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Those WERE the Droids I was looking for... on Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Google's CFO says they have to 'drain the pipe' of Motorola products before the 'Wow!' kicks in

Georgia Tech receives $900,000 grant from Office of Naval Research to develop 'MacGyver' robot

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Robots come in many flavors. There's the subservient kind, the virtual representative, the odd one with an artistic bent, and even robo-cattle. But, typically, they all hit the same roadblock: they can only do what they are programmed to do. Of course, there are those that posses some AI...
Georgia Tech receives $900,000 grant from Office of Naval Research to develop 'MacGyver' robot
HTC Droid DNA Review: Verizon's Best Droid Yet Isn't For Everyone

Video: This guy turned a hit Dr. Dre rap song into an unfiltered Instagram tribute

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Instagram’s on a charge, amassing more than 30 million users on iOS, its Android app hit the 1 million download mark on its first day of launch. We’re pretty big fans of the app, but a guy going by the name of Mikey Bolts goes all out to show his...
Video: This guy turned a hit Dr. Dre rap song into an unfiltered Instagram tribute

ani625 on They're not the droids you are looking for

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ani625 on They're not the droids you are looking for

Meet Arkyd, the asteroid-hunting robot spaceship

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After the big Planetary Resources asteroid-mining news conference today, the executives behind the venture talked more casually with reporters next to the stage. They had a full-scale version of their small Arkyd robotic spacecraft there. Chris Lewicki, the Mars Rover veteran who is the company’s president and “chief asteroid...
Meet Arkyd, the asteroid-hunting robot spaceship

Booting Up: Google Here, Google There, Google Everywhere

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Super cool. (via Wired.com) Kickstarter would prefer that you don’t notice failed projects, and those are definitely not the droids you’re looking for. [Misener.org] Google takes down 250,000 search links every week due to alleged copyright violations. In the spirit of transparency, the company is now keeping a running list of...
Booting Up: Google Here, Google There, Google Everywhere

5 Smart Principles For Smartphone Owners

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I am a conflicted tech reporter. I started covering the technology beat because of my love for the power of the smartphone. But the conspicuous consumption of gadgets, with its attendant human and environmental costs, makes me feel as though I'm complicit in injustice. To reconcile these feelings, I've settled...
5 Smart Principles For Smartphone Owners

Gallery: Robot Bartenders Sling Cocktails for Carbon-Based Drinkers

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<< previous image | next image >> The secret to a great cocktail, most connoisseurs would agree, has something to do with the ice, the liquor, the glass — and the bartender. But what if the bartender is not a warm-blooded human with a sympathetic ear, but rather a cold,...
Gallery: Robot Bartenders Sling Cocktails for Carbon-Based Drinkers

Review: Motorola Devour

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Short Version: Hey ladies! Your Droid is here. The Motorola Devour (it's actually DEVOUR but I refuse to shout at you) is a social media phone with enough style to beat down a million Droids. But is it just one more brick in the Android wall?...
Review: Motorola Devour

Verizon's Motorola Droid users finally get Android 2.1!

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Filed under: OS Updates, Mobile, AndroidAfter much flip-flopping from Verizon about the release date of Android 2.1 for Motorola Droid owners, our sister site, Engadget, says that Droid Does...finally get a firmware update this week. A limited rollout has already started, and most customers should see the update starting on...
Verizon's Motorola Droid users finally get Android 2.1!
Samsung’s Galaxy series bests iPhone for top smartphone sub-brand

Facebook Is the Google of Mobile

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“This is your last chance. After this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill — the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill — you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how...
Facebook Is the Google of Mobile

The Dealmaster wants to charge up your gadgets with solar power

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The Dealmaster hates it when his DealPhone runs out of power when he's on the go. Getting D-mails from my DealMinions requires a lot of juice, and sometimes I'm not near a convenient power outlet. Today's Top Deal is aimed at curtailing that inconvenience—the Kiwi Choice 2000 mAh solar-powered...
The Dealmaster wants to charge up your gadgets with solar power

DailyDirt: Better Robots Keep Coming

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Robot research has made some remarkable advances over the years, but we don't quite have Star Wars servant droids or helpful general-purpose household bots from the Jetsons yet. While we've gained some autonomous vacuum cleaners, there's still plenty of room for improvement. Here are just a few robotic advances to...
DailyDirt: Better Robots Keep Coming

Google's data center guarded by stormtroopers, warns these aren't the droids you're looking for

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Google takes securing their property very seriously. When it comes to its data centers, the lifeblood of the company, it’s not joking around, but its security measures are closely guarded. That is, until now. As leaked on Hacker News, someone did a view of the search engine giant’s North Carolina...
Google's data center guarded by stormtroopers, warns these aren't the droids you're looking for

How would you change the Motorola Droid 4?

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Verizon's first Android flagship reveled in its brutal design and geeky touches, but times have changed. The Motorola Droid 4 has shed the neckbeard, put on a suit and is now aimed at the niche enterprise set. When we reviewed it, we wondered if times hadn't changed, with the...
How would you change the Motorola Droid 4?
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