Tech Bytes: Samsung Foldable Phone, Apple vs. Robocalls

Created: October 12, 2018 08:06 AM

In today's Tech Bytes, Samsung hyping its foldable phone. A top company executive saying the long- rumored device will be used as a tablet, that can be folded into a phone. The company says the foldable phone could debut as soon as next month, at Samsung's developer conference.

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Apple seems ready to fight robo-calls. The company has filed a patent for technology, allowing an iPhone to determine if an incoming call is from a legit source. If that's not the case, the phone would send the user a warning. It's unclear if, or when, the technology will be used in a future iPhone.

Finally, a robot showing off some mad athletic skills. The "Atlas" robot is the latest star from the robot masters at Boston Dynamics. He could be seen this week stepping up boxes. Each step up was nearly 16 inches high.

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