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Meet the DJI RoboMaster S1, a mini tank drone and Trojan horse for teaching code

By | June 12th, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The DJI RoboMaster S1 rover looks like a miniature tank, but acts like a clever Trojan horse for kids – it's a way to make education a little more fun.

It's the first ground-based DJI drone built by the company behind the DJI Mavic Air, a popular flying drone that got our recommended award in 2018. The new tank-like robot has rugged all-terrain style wheels, armor for competitions, and a gimbal-mounted turret.

The RoboMaster S1 features brushless motors with Mecanum wheels, allowing the rover to move in all directions.… Read the full article

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Google Assistant just got smart enough to track the New York City subway

By | May 23rd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

Google Assistant and Google Pay are making navigating New York City a little easier this month thanks to new subway and bus integrations with the city's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).

Starting today, millions of NYC residents and tourists can ask Google Assistant when the next subway and bus is coming. We tried it out and have some thoughts below.

And, starting May 31, Google notes that the MTA will launch its contactless payment system, OMNY (short for One Metro New York), at certain bus and metro stations.… Read the full article

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Best Android phone 2019: which should you buy?

By | April 11th, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The best Android phones sport slimmer bezels and introduce startling new design quirks. With the growing number of killer Android smartphones, it can hard to pick the best one to suit your particular needs, but we’ve had plenty of hands-on time to list the best – and the rest.

For now, Samsung is still holding strong thanks to its talent for blending features, high specs, and exciting design alongside some stunning cameras in its new S10 line. But given the advancements coming from competing Google Pixel and Huawei phones, the roster of best Android smartphones will keep getting more interesting.… Read the full article

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Best unlocked phone in the US: 10 smartphones with no contract

By | January 23rd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The best unlocked phone in the US provides the freedom to choose the mobile carrier you want at any time. With an unlocked phone, you can switch from one carrier to the next with no contracts forcing you to stick around for a year or more, so you can always choose the mobile plan that’s right for you.

Luckily, since many phone carriers have focused their efforts on no-contract unlimited data plans, the availability of unlocked smartphones has risen considerably in 2019.… Read the full article

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Best phone for gaming 2019: the top 10 mobile game performers

By | January 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The best gaming phones in 2019 just keep getting better, as more powerful hardware can run games with ease, and dedicated gaming phones come with enhanced features designed specifically for gaming. 

Some of the best gaming phones are just the best phones all around, since their balance of performance and features make them a winner for just about anything.

And if you're considering buying a gaming phone soon, you may want to hold on just a little longer. That's because Amazon Prime Day 2019 is just around the corner (July 15-16) and we could see some big discounts on smartphones during the two day sales period.… Read the full article

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Google Assistant is insanely smarter at CES 2019. Here’s how it’s changing

By | January 8th, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

Google Assistant getting smarter in 2019, and we got a chance to demo its new powers at CES 2019, including the ability to translate to a foreign language between two people in real-time.

Assistant, now two and a half years old and on nearly one billion devices, is being upgraded in three key ways: on your phone, in the car and at home. More apps, like Google Maps, will now include Assistant functionality, which will make driving safer, according to Google.… Read the full article

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