Bill Roberson

Bill Roberson

I've been a wirehead and motorhead since I could turn a knob or throttle - and then I fell in love with photography, so Digital Trends is pretty much a perfect fit for my many tech interests. However, motorcycles are my passion! Follow me on Twitter: @BillRobersonDT
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‘Pokémon Go’ takes aim at Japan, with some help from a Big Mac 2:35

Android N lets users know where their apps really came from, the U.S. Army may outfit every soldier with a small drone, ‘Pokémon Go’ heads to Japan with some help from a fast food chain.
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Bizarre incidents involving Pokemon GO start to pile up 2:50

Pokemon Go players are getting into all sorts of trouble while playing the super-addictive game, Nintendo pumps up retro gaming with a new mini NES console, Consumer Reports calls out Tesla's Autopilot system.
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Pokemon GO creators Niantic say privacy concerns are unwarranted

Pokemon GO creators Niantic address Google account security concerns, new Apple iPhone 7 Plus spy shots emerge, check out our Amazon Prime Day deals guide.
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Android malware Hummingbad hits 10M phones, isn’t your usual hack

More Apple iPhone 7 rumors, Android malware Hummingbad flies into 10 million phones, Google grabs photo recognition software maker Moodstocks.
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Boston Dynamics’ freakish SpotMini is the robodog we secretly want 2:23

Robot dogs are not new, unless Boston Dynamics is making one, at which point things get pretty weird. Plus: YouTube goes live, Uber stops playing the surge game - sort of.
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Google Fiber gives wireless gigabit plan a boost with Webpass ISP buyout 2:34

Google Fiber scoops up a wireless gigabit ISP, C-SPAN gets around House rules with a Periscope, little electric car blows away the big boys - by a lot.
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Cars, more cars, and Marshawn Lynch: What could go wrong?

Retired Seattle Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch wasn't busy recently, so he helped us pick out some of the year's best cars. Hijinks immediately ensued.
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Instagram hits 500 million users, sees 95 million posts per day 2:24

Instagram hits the 500 million user mark, Vine expands video time limits, Apple can find a lot of stuff in your Photos collection.
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Microsoft snaps up app maker Wand as spending spree rolls on

Microsoft buys app maker Wand in bid to boost bot tech, Apple iPhone 6 sales in Beijing halted, new VR headset boasts 20K video resolution - and we got to check it out.
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Lenovo debuts modular Moto Z phones, but there’s a big catch 3:01

Lenovo debuts two innovative new Motorola phones, but there's a big catch for buyers. Lenovo's new Phab 2 Pro phablet does the Tango, Google looks at super-fast wi-fi for their Fiber service.
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Tinder locks out the kids, Larry Page wants to drive and fly 2:18

Tinder raises its age limit, millions of Twitter logins pop up on the dark web and Google co-founder Larry Page has a thing for flying cars.
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FAA warns of GPS testing, Lexus update goes wrong, fly by Power Glove 2:21

GPS service in some West Coast locations disrupted by tests, Lexus software updates goes terribly wrong, guy controls drone with circa-1989 Power Glove