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Mingis on Tech: New year, new CES -- and new AirPods

Virtual Reality and drones were hot at CES. But were they hotter than Apple's almost-impossible-to-get AirPods?

Why did Apple remove the NYTimes app in China?

If Apple doesn't stand up to censorship of the internet in China, who will?

boot dryer

28% off DryGuy Travel Dry DX Boot and Shoe Dryer - Deal Alert

Extend the life of your boots, and other footwear. Hybrid forced air and convection system heats to 99-degrees to safely dry footwear. Can be powered from a wall outlet, or from a car adapter while travelling. Fits in most types of footwear and will not damage fragile materials. Currently discounted 28%.

powerbeats

33% off Powerbeats3 Wireless In-Ear Headphones - Deal Alert

Powerbeats3 Wireless earphones features up to 12 hours of battery life. With Fast Fuel, a 5-minute charge gives you 1 hour of playback. Sweat and water resistance provides trusted durability, and dual-driver acoustics deliver dynamic sound to power your workout. Right now this deal saves you $50.

apple watch case

20% off Spigen 42mm Apple Watch Case and 2 Screen Protectors - Deal Alert

For the ultimate protection against drops and scratches, Spigen has invented the Rugged Armor case for your 42mm Apple Watch. Case comes with 2 screen protectors and is currently listed for just $11.99, 20% off its list price.

t mobile next

T-Mobile looks to take the element of surprise out of wireless bills with flat pricing

In its latest Uncarrier event, T-Mobile unveils plan to roll surcharges and fees into its T-Mobile One bills and offers $10 credit for customers who use less than 2GB of data.

Hands on with Launchboom's do-everything wearable, Pinn

This little wearable includes earbuds, a selfie button, and a screen to display incoming smartphone notifications.

nordvpn

Get 72% off NordVPN Virtual Private Network Service For a Limited Time - Deal Alert

NordVPN has discounted their popular VPN software 72% for the holidays. Use our link and see the discount applied when you click "buy now".

TCL has big plans for BlackBerry

The iconic BlackBerry handset with keyboard is making a comeback. Can TCL restore the brand to former glory?

canon printer

67% off Canon MG6821 Wireless All-In-One Printer, Scanner, and Copier With Airprint - Deal Alert

Canon's MG6821 all-in-one allows printing from your mobile device via Airprint and can print to Google Cloud as well. Fast print speed, 2-sided printing and more. Its $150 list price is reduced to just $49.

gaming remote

17% off SteelSeries Nimbus Gaming Controller, Play New Minecraft Apple TV Edition - Deal Alert

Minecraft is now on Apple TV. This Bluetooth gaming controller gives you full control. Also works for games on your Mac or other iOS devices. Its list price is currently reduced 17%.

bose soundtrue headphones ii

45% off Bose SoundTrue around-ear headphones II - Deal Alert

Bose SoundTrue around-ear headphones II make your music sound deep, clear and full of life.

car charger

38% off Maxboost 4.8A/24W Dual USB Port Smart Car Charger - Deal Alert

This 24W / 4.8A USB car charger safely charges your favorite mobile devices at high speed, is highly rated on Amazon, and is currently discounted 38% to just $9.99.

phone repair kit

42% off 17-Piece Precision Smartphone Repair Kit For iPhone, Android, Samsung and Others - Deal Alert

Save money by repairing your own device. This 17-piece tool set is heavy duty, lightly magnetic, and highly rated from over 450 people on Amazon. Currently listed at 42% off its typical list price.

usb hub

67% off Sabrent 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub with Individual Power Switches - Deal Alert

The thin, lightweight design makes this hub a great travel companion to expand one USB 3.0 port into four. Each port has its own power switch so you can control each port independently.

logitech tv keyboard

30% off Logitech Wireless Keyboard with Touchpad for Internet-Connected TVs - Deal Alert

The Logitech Wireless Touch K400 Plus enables laid-back control of your TV-connected computer. Watch video, browse the web and chat with friends from your couch.

oontz bluetooth speaker

56% off Cambridge SoundWorks OontZ Angle 3XL Water Resistant Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Deal Alert

Blast your music with the loud, powerful sound of the Angle 3XL. High quality stereo sound, incredible volume, powerful bass, IPX5 water resistance and built-in mic for hands-free speakerphone.

What were the most disruptive iPhone apps of 2016?

From mobile augmented reality to social live-streaming, here are the trends that iPhone apps brought to the mainstream this year. And what we should expect in 2017.

igrill bluetooth thermometer

40% off iDevices iGrill2 Bluetooth Grill Thermometer - Deal Alert

The iGrill2, a Bluetooth Smart meat thermometer, makes grilling and smoking easier, more convenient and a whole lot smarter.

Tom Wheeler speaking at Brookings Institution

Globalstar gets FCC approval after backing away from Wi-Fi

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has approved satellite operator Globalstar’s plan for a land-based wireless service using its own spectrum.