No matter what kind of home assistant or smart speaker you’re on a first name basis with, chances are you’ve reached co-dependent status with it — because no one wants to physically do things when you can yell at a piece of plastic to do it instead. Playing actual board games? It’s not 1984.
It only took me a few hours to get cozy with my new assistant. "Alexa," I barked at the nine-inch black cylinder on my coffee table, "Shut up." The lights on top of the cylinder went dark; the embarrassing 90s music playing from its speaker cut out. "Alexa, what's the weather?
Are you still tracking your own packages, flights, and deliveries while tapping on your mobile device's screen like a caveman? Not when we're done, you won't be. Here are seven simple steps you can take to turn Google Now into your personal digital secretary.Read more...
Microsoft unveiled its newest version of Windows last week. While the company was more than happy to tell us abouta bunch of new features , naturally they left a few out. Here are some of the best things we found while poking around with the new OS.Read more...
The first time I saw CarPlay in action, I couldn’t believe it . You could plug your plug your iPhone into the infotainment system and then get iOS on your dashboard?! It seemed like Apple finally found a way to turn an automobile into a rolling computer like Knight Rider.Read more...
After we published reader IT job horror stories , we received more than a 1000 comments, and you kicked it up to a whole other level. From finding porn on church systems to working IT in actual warzones, you’ve been to computerized hell and back. Read more...
Apple has a new version of OS X coming to Macs this fall, and for the first time ever, it’s giving up to 1 million members of the public the opportunity to test it out in advance – for free, and without requiring they register as a developer, starting this Thursday.
The original Moto X, which debuted last year, was a different breed of smartphone. Rather than trying to build a beast with the best screen and the most horsepower, Motorola focused on the user experience above all else.
With each passing year, Apple releases a new iPhone. And with each passing year, I’m faced with the question of upgrading. On one hand, I want to be practical and save money. My phone still works great and runs the latest version of iOS without limitation, so it’s not imperative that I upgrade.
Until recently, buying a Windows Phone probably meant buying a Nokia phone. But it doesn't need to be that way. HTC has just turned its flagship Android smartphone, the HTC One (M8), into the best all-purpose Windows Phone you can buy.Read more...
For roughly 30 years the FBI has virtually ignored a system meant to help cops track the behavioral patterns of violent criminals.Read more...
With an increased demand from consumers to fix products themselves, Tesla is capitalizing on that with a series of DIY guides for their Model 3 electric car.Read more here. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Tesla, Elon Musk, and Tesla Model 3
LG's line of AI-enhanced, ThinQ television sets will get Amazon Alexa support soon, the company announced Thursday. The new feature will roll out to customers in North America this month, with Europe and Asia getting it "in the weeks to come."SEE ALSO:
If it's a day that ends in "y" then the White House probably did something that's been turned into a meme.This time it was a late night tweet follow up to Donald Trump's brief Rose Garden rant on Wednesday morning. Late Wednesday night,
We would all love to have the time and energy to spend a couple of hours lovingly creating a delicious meal for the whole family, but sometimes it's not possible.Wouldn't it be nice to spend some time meticulously chopping up some fresh veggies, marinading some meat,
The great thing about the Nintendo Switch is its portability. Well, that's not the only great thing about the console, but it's certainly what sets it apart from the competition.You can play at home, in the car, in the great outdoors, or anywhere, really.
There's no clearer sign that we're all living in the future than the launch of 5G. Yep, EE’s service will be available in six cities when it goes live on May 30 — London, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Belfast, Birmingham, and Manchester — and the operator says it plans to add 10 more cities in 2020.
The Amazon Bank Holiday Sale started slowly but is finally gaining a bit of momentum, with a wave of new deals on everything from kitchen essentials to speakers. You can save on a wide range of devices with this deals round-up, including coffee machines, air fryers, slow cookers, headphones,
Leftover season is upon us, which means that now is the time to invest in some solid Tupperware. You may be thinking that the mix-matched menagerie of lids and plastic containers you have tucked away in your kitchen will do the trick, but I regret to inform you that it will not.
When you're hailing a ride, you probably flip between the Uber and Lyft apps to see which one will give you the best deal. But what if one of them offered you rewards in exchange for your loyalty?Lyft is banking on that idea with its forthcoming rewards program.
Someone really though a millennial version of Monopoly might be a fun idea.The very bitter people behind the board game known for tearing apart friend groups and getting children written out of wills released an especially cursed version of the game titled Monopoly For Millennials.
苹果12英寸的Retina MacBook使用USB Type0-C端口来输送电力，这就意味着能够像iPhone或iPad等移动设备一样通过外置移动电源进行供电。
根据消息人士透露，苹果目前计划在3月15日，周二举行特殊媒体发布会，推出全新4寸 iPhone 5se、iPad Air 3 和 Apple Watch 表带等产品。目前，距离发布会还有1个半月的时间，所以苹果很有可能更改发布会日期，苹果还有可能直接发布新品，不举行发布会。今年3月的发布会与苹果公司秋季发布会很相似，公司将推出三大品类的新产品。
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