Tag: bluetooth

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Pixel Buds review: OK Google, go back to the earbud drawing board

Enlarge (credit: Sam Machkovech) Find me a critic who would recommend any company’s first-ever earbuds priced at $159, and I will find you that critic’s sordid history of wire-transfer scams on Craigslist. Headphones and earbuds have to cater to so many tricky, subjective variables: various ear fits, sound preferences, and desired features. Nobody gets that…

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There's a Kickstarter campaign for wireless earbuds that conform to your unique ear shape

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Ears are like fingerprints: no two are exactly the same. It’s a perennial problem with earbuds—they never fit your ears quite right so they either fall out while you’re running around or they start to hurt after wearing…

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A favorite pair of Bluetooth buds is back at it's lowest price ever—just $23.95

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Let’s start with the good news first: one of our favorite pairs of Mashable Shop earbuds are back . And now, for the even better news: they’re at their lowest price ever. Not all Bluetooth earbuds are created…

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Hey Trekkies, you're gonna want this 'Star Trek' Bluetooth communicator

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Star Trek fans know well how much Trekkie merch is out there — considering the franchise was launched in 1966, trying to collect 30+ years of themed stuff is quite the task. And with the recent premiere of…

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Bluetooth exploit may have impacted 20 million Amazon Echo and Google Home devices, says security firm

Remember BlueBorne , the vulnerability that allowed hackers to infiltrate an estimated 5 billion gadgets using only a Bluetooth connection?  SEE ALSO: The Eufy Genie is here to grant all of your smart house-related wishes — and it’s 58% off Today, Armis Security announced that an estimated 20 million Amazon Echo and Google Home devices…

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Is it a touchpad? Is it a wireless mouse? It's both and it's awesome.

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Regardless of what device you use, scrolling and clicking can get uncomfortable after a while. We want the natural touchy-feely aspect of touchpads and touch screens, but the less strenuous arm position that a mouse offers. Life’s hard,…

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Apple clarifies what Control Center Wi-Fi, Bluetooth toggles do in iOS 11.2 beta

Enlarge / The control center has a new interface for adjusting brightness. Unbeknownst to many, the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi toggles in the Control Center in iOS 11 don’t do what you expect. Rather than completely disabling those features, they only partially disable Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. To clear up any confusion, Apple appears to have added…