Nokias New Home Wi-Fi Router Takes Aim at Amazon and Google

Nokia, once a leading seller of cell phones, lost its allure as a consumer brand when it faltered in the early years of smartphones. But Nokia still makes and sells networking equipment to businesses, and it’s been using some of that technology to try to forge a pathway back into our lives. Its Beacon 3 mesh router, first announced and shipped in 2018, is one example of that. Now Nokia is launching a new version of the router, one that’s supposed to appeal to more cost-conscious people who don’t need a bunch of beacons in their home. It’s also taking direct aim at the user-friendly routers offered by Google and Eero (which is now a part of Amazon). Called the …

How to Watch Apple’s WWDC 2019 Keynote

On Monday, June 3, Apple will lift the lid on its Worldwide Developers Conference, the annual showcase for all the shiny things being churned out in Cupertino. The WWDC 2019 keynote address kicks off at 10 am Pacific (1 pm Eastern). We expect to hear about all of the updates coming later this year to macOS, iOS, watchOS, cloud services, as well as a new dose of health services for the Apple Watch and a much anticipated dark mode for iOS. (Read our full rundown of what we think is coming.) A video livestream can be found on Apple's website. You can stream the two-hour keynote to your Mac, iPhone, or iPad, or to your Apple TV through a dedicated …

Watch Microsoft Build 2019 Right Here

Microsoft Build, the company's annual developer conference, begins on Monday in Seattle. The event lasts for three days and gives Microsoft an opportunity to meet face-to-face with its developer community and outline its vision for the future. Expect to hear a lot of buzzwords: Artificial intelligence! Mixed reality! Edge computing! Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CEO, will take the stage at 8:30 am PT on Monday, May 6, for the opening keynote. He'll be followed by other Microsoft executives, who will lay out the future of each of Microsoft's platforms. You can watch a livestream of the whole thing here or in the player below.