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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Is Facebook willing to trade censorship for access to China? 2:23

Also today: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gets his Twitter account suspended, and the chaos of Black Friday approacheth so check out our tech buyer's guide.
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NTSB looking into crash of Facebook’s huge Aquila drone 2:16

Also today: Samsung polishes up the Galaxy S7 in a popular new hue, and Apple gets in on the Black Friday action with some unexpected offerings.
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Instagram rolls out instant video; blink and you’ll miss it

Also today: Net security icon Symantec buys up personal tech security firm Lifelock, and what to do if your iPhone 6 is shutting off unexpectedly.
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Billions of photos equals billions of dollars as Snapchat files for IPO 3:31

Also today: Some Android phones may be reporting data back to someone in China, DJI unleashes two new drones with advanced abilities and imaging tech.
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Twitter tries to address hate speech issue with new user tools 2:39

Plus: WhatsApp rolls out encrypted video calling feature, is it going to stay encrypted? And Apple publishes a big glossy book about Apple's design history.
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Samsung forges ahead, snaps up Harman tech group for $8 billion 2:34

Also today: AdultFriendfinder members get a lot of bad/scary news, Volkswagen admits some Audi cars are cheating on admissions.
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Zuck on hot seat over ‘fake news’ in News Feed after Trump win 2:45

Also today: HTC offers an affordable upgrade to take their VR headset wireless, and we review Microsoft's slick 2-in-1 Surface Book laptop.
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Give the vending machine a hug after buying Snaps’s Spectacle video glasses 2:33

Plus: we review the new Google Daydream View VR system, and LinkedIn is getting some static from Russian courts over where their data is stored.
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Apple iPhone 8 may feature long-range wireless charging ability 3:07

Also today: GoPro shows courage in recalling all of their new Karma drones, Apple's new MacBook laptops are off to a hot start.
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Tesla snaps up German firm Grohmann to further roboticize car production 2:27

Also today: Vine may live on after all, and Samsung is very, very sorry about the Note 7 fiasco and those exploding washing machines.
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Will AT&T’s DirecTV Now streaming offer entice even more cable cutting? 2:49

Also today: Samsung may include an A.I. agent in the new Galaxy S8, Google lets DeepMind A.I. play an odd choice of video game.
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Returned your Note 7? Good, now steer clear of your Samsung clothes washer 2:30

Also today: action-cam icon GoPro hopes Karma drone and new camera will reverse stock slide, Netflix hits Comcast X1 cable boxes next week.