Uncharged phones may not fly with TSA
On some overseas flights to the US, a new TSA screening rule may require you to power on electronic devices before boarding. And Apple hires a Swiss-watch executive as we wait for the iWatch.
In this CNET Update:
- Learn about the new Transportation Security Administration security check for direct flights into the US. Some overseas airports are requiring passengers to turn on electronic devices during security screening. If you can't turn it on, you can't carry it on the plane.
- Begin your countdown to the iWatch. Apple seems to be gearing up to launch its smartwatch very soon. It just hired a top sales executive from Swiss watch maker Tag Heuer.
- Will the Surface Mini soon arrive? @Evleaks says it's coming this summer.
- Gear up for more virtual reality talk in September during the first Oculus Connect conference.
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