WatchOS 8: New features coming to Apple Watch

Apple has just announced WatchOS 8 at its Worldwide Developers conference, WWDC. Here’s everything you need to know about new features coming to Apple Watch in the fall, like the Mindfulness app, messaging improvements and the portrait photo watch face. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us …

All of Apple’s smart home updates from WWDC 2021

The HomePod Mini will be able to control your Apple TV, and your Apple TV can play audio through your HomePod Mini. Apple’s HomeKit platform is going to play nice with third-party devices and you’ll soon be able to tap your Apple Watch to unlock your front door. We unpack each of these new features from Apple’s big developer conference …

Apple’s entire iOS 15 event in 11 minutes (WWDC21 supercut)

Today at Apple: Tim Cook and Craig Federighi revealed iOS 15, WatchOS 8, updates to FaceTime, AirPods, iPadOS, iMessage, and even new live text features. Watch the full WWDC 2021 supercut with highlights of the event here on CNET. 00:00 – Facetime 00:55 – Shareplay 01:50 – Live Text 02:35 – Apple Wallet 03:42 – Apple Maps 04:52 – MacOS …

Spider-Bot unboxing with Tactical Upgrade (Avengers Campus toy)

Straight from Avengers Campus at Disney’s California Adventure, the Spider-Bot is an interactive remote control bot inspired by the Web Slingers: A Spider-Man Adventure ride. We got our hands on one with the Iron Man Tactical Upgrade to unbox and try out. 0:00 – Intro 0:36 – Web Slingers: A Spider-Man Adventure 1:09 – Opening Spider-Bot 2:47 – Instructions & …

WWDC21: Everything we expect from Apple

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference will be held virtually as it was in 2020. It’s likely previews of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, MacOS 12, WatchOS 8 and TVOS 15 will be shown. There could be hardware announcements too, like the follow-up to Apple’s M1 chip. Here’s everything we know. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: …

Huawei Mate X2 hands-on

The Mate X2 is Huawei’s nearly $3000, third-generation foldable phone. Sareena shares her first impressions. Read more at CNET.com https://www.cnet.com/news/huawei-mate-x2-what-its-like-using-the-nearly-3000-foldable/ Sareena on Twitter: @sareenadayaram Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Twitter Blue explained

Twitter’s first-ever subscription service is live in Canada and Australia. For a few dollars a month, Twitter Blue users can Undo Tweets, manage bookmarks and have access to dedicated customer support. Find out more here. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us …

Apple WWDC 2021 Reveal Event: CNET Watch Party

Tune in at 9:30 a.m. PT (12:30 p.m. ET) on Monday, June 7, for CNET’s coverage of Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, where the company is expected to reveal all-new software and hardware updates to its product lineup. #apple #wwdc #wwdc2021 Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow …

Are Google’s $99 Pixel Buds A-Series a supreme bargain? (review)

Google’s latest true-wireless earbuds leave off a few features but basically look and sound the same as the Pixel Buds 2 — and they cost a lot less. So are they a great deal for Android users? CNET’s David Carnoy has you everything you need to know in his hands-on review. You can order Pixel Buds A-Series here: https://store.google.com/us/config/pixel_buds_a_series?hl=en-US Subscribe …

AMD gaming in a TESLA?!

AMD announced a partnership with Tesla to bring a Ryzen processor and RDNA 2 architecture to select models. Earlier this year, Elon asked if anyone wanted to play The Witcher inside their Tesla, and it looks like this partnership could make that a reality…let’s connect the dots between this official news and how Tesla could take full advantage of the …

Ring’s flying cam: What we want to see

The Ring Always Home Cam is launching later this year. Ring might be pushing the privacy envelope in the wrong direction, but if this gadget has the right mix of features and security, it could still win us over. 0:00 Intro 0:31 Ring’s Baggage 1:06 Ability to Investigate 1:59 Multi-floor Mobility 2:41 Smart Security 3:11 Remote Control 3:46 Privacy 4:37 …

USB-C gets a huge power-up

You’ll be able to plug in your gaming laptop with a new version of the charging and data port coming in 2021. Article link: https://www.cnet.com/news/usb-c-power-upgrade-delivers-a-whopping-240w-for-gaming-laptops-and-other-devices/ Stephen’s Twitter: @stshank Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Samsung’s best 4K TV of 2021 is QLED (QN90A review)

OLED TVs have the best picture quality available, but Samsung’s latest QLED model is gunning hard for the crown. Powered by an all-new mini-LED backlight and more precise light control, it promises superior brightness without blooming and stray illumination. Can it topple the king? Here’s a full, in-depth comparison. 00:20 Mini LED 00:45 Design 02:13 Remote 03:01 Menu system 04:38 …

New Macs reportedly coming soon

A reliable source says that we’re going to see new MacBook Pros very, very soon. These laptops would have a lot more power than what’s out now. We could also be looking at new non-Intel Mac Pros next year with ridiculous specs. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet …

Did LeBron James leak new Beats earbuds?

The basketball legend and Space Jam star posted some images of himself, but people noticed what was in his ears. His choice of earwear looks to be the rumored Beats Studio Buds by Apple. Here’s what you need to know. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us …

What Amazon’s MGM takeover means for you

You’ll get to stream James Bond and The Wizard of Oz, right? Well, it’s complicated. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Mesh Wi-Fi vs. range extenders: Eliminate your home’s dead zones

Do you need a new mesh system, or will a range extender suffice? We take a look at both options to find the right fit for your home. We also discuss the best placement for fixing dead zones and talk through specific recommendations, including models from Nest, Netgear, TP-Link and more. 0:00 Intro 0:39 The Basics 1:29 Range Extenders 3:11 …

Orbital O2: The world’s most powerful tidal turbine

Engineering firm Orbital Marine Power has delivered its first O2 tidal turbine to Scotland’s Orkney Islands, where it will connect to the grid and supply power to thousands of homes. Orbital Marine Power official site: https://orbitalmarine.com/ Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow …

Autonomous Saildrones are patrolling our oceans

A fleet of unmanned surface vehicles equipped with AI and a suite of scientific sensors are currently mapping the ocean floor, counting fish populations and monitoring ocean and weather conditions all over the planet in the fight against climate change. CNET’s Stephen Beacham spoke with Saildrone Inc. Vice President of Ocean Mapping Brian Connon to learn more about Saildrone’s mission. …

Segway eMoped C80 review: Electric bike with smart security features

The eMoped C80, Segway’s first e-bike, has an impressive range and smart security features. CNET’s Logan Moy rode it for over a month and tells you what he thinks about it. Read more at CNET.com: https://cnet.co/3fBohcx More e-bike videos: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAl4aZK3mRv21-tQZkEZMHAQq56E6zlB4 Follow @LoganMoy on Twitter: https://bit.ly/3fE0OYk 0:00 – Intro 1:07 – Speed, range and comfort 2:28 – Smart security features 3:41 …

I swapped my roller skates for electric skates. This was my experience

The Segway’s Drift W1 Electric Skates look intimidating, but it only takes some practice to start loving them. 0.00 Intro 0.24 What are the Segway Drift W1 Electric Skates? 0.58 These are my regular roller skates 1.23 Specifications 2.03 First day experience 3.00 Review 4.20 Recalibrating the Segway Drift W1 5.02 Reactions 6.00 How do they compare to regular roller …

Apple TV 4K remote hands-on

It took a while but the Apple TV finally is getting a new Siri remote. Read more at CNET.com: https://cnet.co/3f6QIjp Follow @EliBlumenthal on Twitter: https://bit.ly/3f8Uw3T Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

iPhone, Netflix and Twitter changed the world. But not for everyone.

Check out Tech Enabled, CNET’S series of stories on the importance of tech accessibility: https://www.cnet.com/tech-enabled/ When tech companies roll out new products, they’re not always thinking about making them accessible to people with disabilities. This shuts millions of people out. Thankfully, more organizations and events like Global Accessibility Awareness Day are shedding light on this issue, pushing tech giants like …

This fancy Weber smart grill helps me hold a cookout like a pro

We obviously had to grill and eat lots of delicious food for science. Witness our noble sacrifice. The Weber SmokeFire EX6 is a $1,200 pellet grill. We make a variety of foods to see if the price is worth it, even for a novice cook. We also compare it to the standard-bearer of pellet grills, the Traeger Timberline 850. 0:00 …

Apple’s M1 iPad Pro, reviewed: all the pieces coming together (re-upload)

Our review after a week of trying the Center Stage zooming camera, its super-fast M1 chip, 5G, and a really vivid new display Read the full review here: https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-m1-ipad-pro-review-new-mini-led-screen-5g-fyi-not-a-mac/ Follow Scott @jetscott Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Android 12 Beta walkthrough

Google just released the public beta version of Android 12, so we put it on a Pixel phone to take a look. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Samsung and Fitbit are making Google watches: all the details

The future of Android watches may finally be here. Let’s break down what we learned from talking to Google, Samsung, and Fitbit. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Google’s entire 2021 reveal event in 10 minutes (I/O supercut)

All-new Project Starline, Google Maps features, new Android 12 features, full Wear OS reveal for watches, and more! At I/O 2021, Google revealed a ton of new updates to all of its apps and devices. CNET presents the short version of the entire I/O event in 10 minutes (a supercut cut-down of the whole event, just the highlights). Subscribe to …

Apple iMac 24-inch review: New colors make for a Hot Mac Summer

The new 24-inch version of this all-in-one desktop computer comes in a wide variety of colors with a slim, refreshed design. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm