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Moto Z2 Force officially announced with a new dual-camera setup, thinner design

by Jimmy Westenberg 1 day ago20 comments

Meet the latest Moto Mod: a snap-on 360-degree camera

by Brian Reigh 1 day ago0 comments

Plastic OLED is about to come back in a big way

by Robert Triggs 19 hours ago0 comments

Google releases Android O Developer Preview 4

by Jimmy Westenberg 2 days ago0 comments
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Bluetooth Mesh Networking will usher in huge connected environments

The Bluetooth SIG has unveiled its new mesh networking capabilities, enabling many-to-many device communication across Bluetooth LE 4.x and 5.0 devices.
by Robert Triggs1 week ago

Everything you want to know about Qualcomm’s aptX Bluetooth codec

Qualcomm's aptX and aptX HD Bluetooth audio codecs promise superior wireless audio quality, so here's everything you need to know about the technology.
by Robert Triggs1 week ago

What is the Nordic Thingy:52? – Gary explains

The Nordic Thingy:52 is a BLE enabled microcontroller development platform for hobbyist and professionals to learn, prototype and develop IoT solutions.
by Gary SimsJune 19, 2017

Bluetooth audio just got a lot better with Android O [Diving into Android O]

Android O offers a number of high-quality Bluetooth audio codec options that should help to move us towards headphone jack quality.
by David ImelMarch 21, 20179
 
 

What’s the situation with Bluetooth audio?

Bluetooth audio gets a bad rep for offering inferior quality sounding music and suffering from questionable connection problems. But is this reputation fairly deserved?
by Robert TriggsMarch 8, 201715

Some Google Pixel and Pixel XL owners report new Bluetooth disconnect issues

A number of Google Pixel and Pixel XL owners are reporting recently that the phones are having random Bluetooth disconnection issues.
by John CallahamFebruary 22, 2017162

What is NFC & how does it work?

Although NFC has been around for more than a decade, only a limited number of handset make use of the technology. So what is NFC, and how does it work?
by Robert TriggsFebruary 15, 201724

Enhancing your Android app with Bluetooth features

Find out how to create an Android app that can discover, connect and communicate with remote devices, by adding Bluetooth support to your app.
by Jessica ThornsbyJanuary 13, 2017

Xupo wants to give Tile a run for its money

Xupo is a slim Bluetooth tracking device that has a few extra tricks up its sleeve including a replaceable battery that lasts a full year.
by John DyeJanuary 4, 20172

Bluetooth 5 is finally here, bringing 4x the range and 2x the speed

Bluetooth 5 is finally, officially available after being announced in June of this year, bringing 4x range and more!
by David ImelDecember 7, 201623
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