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Android Wear 2.0 Now Rolling Out

A few days ago, Google officially confirmed that Android Wear 2.0 rollout has come to a stop due to a bug. The exact details about the bug were never released, but it looks like the bug is fixed as six more smartwatches are now receiving their Android Wear 2.0 update.

GoPro Launches Karma Drone In Europe

After the initial issues with lost power during operation, GoPro continues launching its Karma drone on more markets. Today, the GoPro Karma launches in several European countries and is available for purchase on GoPro.com and at selected online retailers.

Samsung Galaxy S8 DeX Station Costs $149

Not only Samsung wants to have the best flagship smartphone, but it also wants to challenge Microsoft's Continuum feature that allows you to use smartphone as a full PC. Samsung DeX is the official name of the feature and currently supports only the flagship Galaxy S8 lineup.

Samsung Reveals New Gear VR, Controller

Samsung has introduced a new Gear VR and accompanying controller, which will be available on April 21 for $129. The devices were revealed during Samsung's Galaxy S8 event. Existing Gear VR controllers can get the new controller by itself for just $39.

HTC Announces 10 Unit Bundle For Vive

Schools and businesses that are interested in using virtual reality may benefit from HTC's recently unveiled Vive Group Edition bundle. It has been introduced initially for the Chinese market and HTC announced it during the Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen.

HTC Vive Tracker Goes On Sale For $99

To improve the Vive platform, HTC has launched a new peripheral that makes it possible to track any object in VR. Called Vive Tracker, the device features an array of Lighthouse IR sensors, a USB port, and set of pins that hardware vendors can use to add interactive buttons to

Google Home, WiFi Reach UK In April

Google will release its WiFi and Home in the UK on April 6. During a small event in London, it revealed their release date. The Home smart speaker goes for £129, while the Google WiFi is £129 for a single unit and £229 for two. The Home will compete against Amazon's Echo.

Amazon Drops Kindle Prices Up To $50

Amazon has discounted its Kindle models up to $50, though only for Prime members. For the time being, you can get the Kindle Paperwhite for $90 (-$30), the Kindle for $50 (-$50), and the Kindle Voyage for $150 (-$50). It's rare for the Voyage to be discounted.

Apple Increasing AR Glasses Efforts

Apple is dedicating more resources to augmented reality initiatives, including AR eyewear, reports the Financial Times. It's still a year or more away from debuting any devices, but Apple has reportedly been "stepping up" its efforts. It's building a consumer AR product.