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Here’s everything we know about the upcoming Apple Watch Series 4

Ready for an all new Apple Watch for 2018? It looks like Apple may be planning a complete redesign with improved health features. Here are all the details about the upcoming Apple Watch Series 4. More>>

Google’s ‘Touring Bird’ can make it a whole lot easier to plan a trip

When you next settle down to plan a trip, take a moment to check out Touring Bird, a new web-based travel tool from Google that aims to surface fun stuff to do and make booking activities easy in popular cities around the... More>>

Cloud saves will not be supported on all Switch titles

In a bit of disappointing news, Nintendo has confirmed that a handful of first- and third-party titles will not be taking advantage of the cloud save features that come with a paid subscription to Nintendo's online service. More>>

Amazon Go checkout-free stores set to arrive in New York City

Amazon is planning on expanding the reach of its cashier-free convenience stores, Amazon Go. The company previously announced locations for Chicago and San Fransico. Now, a job listing has confirmed that Go is coming to... More>>

Companies want to sell you conflict-free phones, but certification isn’t foolproof

Conflict minerals – tin, tungsten, tantalum, and gold – are pulled from artisanal mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Companies want to source responsibly, but their supply chains can be as murky as the mines’ muddy... More>>

Microsoft will extend Windows 7 support in exchange for a monthly fee

The support period for Windows 7 was slated to end in January of 2020. However, Microsoft has announced that it will be pushing that date back for three years provided you're willing to pay a monthly fee. More>>

Casting call for role of Ciri gives more hints about Witcher TV series

The Witcher TV series has found its Geralt and now we have some hints regarding his adoptive daughter Ciri. The casting call mentions that a young actress who can play someone around 13 or 14 is being sought. More>>

Elon Musk’s Boring Company turns digging machine into ‘best video game ever’

Elon Musk's Boring Company has apparently found a way to operate its giant digging machine with an Xbox controller. No, we're not sure why either, though the tweet does include the message, "Best video game ever." More>>

Hit the gym with Plantronics’ new suite of fitness-focused headphones

Plantronics has you covered for your next workout with the newest models in its BackBeat Go and BackBeat Fit lines, from lightweight true wireless models to on-ear models with active noise canceling. More>>

The best Instant Pot recipe books

The Instant Pot electric multicooker gains fans as it changes countertop cooking, replacing a half dozen other small appliances. Such a versatile instrument for home cooks demands recipes, so we found the nine best Instant... More>>

OnePlus 6T: Everything we know

According to a recent report, the launch of the OnePlus 6T could be different from any other OnePlus launch in history. How? It could have the backing of a major U.S. carrier. Here's everything we know about the OnePlus 6T. More>>

Never say never! Does new ‘Halo 5’ box art hint at PC release?

New box art for Halo 5: Guardians has been added to the Amazon website, and it appears to suggest that the game will soon be coming to the PC after nearly three years of Xbox One exclusivity. More>>

KEF revamps its R series of loudspeakers with six brand-new models

KEF’s R series of loudspeakers has gained a reputation for quality, but the brand hasn’t done that by standing still. The R series has been completely revamped for 2018 with no less than 1,043 changes. More>>

Google’s Pixelbook 2 ads reveal bezel-less design ahead of October launch

In an interesting design choice, Google may be shunning bezels entirely on its Pixelbook 2. While this makes for a beautiful laptop, the design may not be ideal for users looking to use the Pixelbook 2 as a tablet. More>>

Airstream’s Basecamp X tiny travel trailer is built for tackling tough terrain

The new Airstream Basecamp X camping trailer takes everything we loved about the original and upgrades it for use off-road. Features include improved tires, a lift kit, and better support and protection for use in the... More>>

Unknown virus halts factories that make iPhone chips

On Friday, a virus forced several factories owned by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, to shut down for the day which could affect the production of Apple's upcoming line of iPhones. The company is expected to resume... More>>

Not for the faint-hearted — Seattle’s Space Needle gets a revolving glass floor

Have a head for heights? Then how about dropping by the Space Needle to enjoy its recent $100 million refit that includes the world’s first all-glass revolving floor as part of its 500-foot-high viewing platform. More>>

Ready to cut the cord? Apple AirPods are at the lowest price they’ve ever been

The price of Apple's AirPods has stayed firmly at $159 since they were released two years ago, but for the first time since then we're seeing some savings. You can pick up a new pair of AirPods for the lowest price we've... More>>

New features are coming to YouTube Music

Fans of YouTube Music are in for an exciting time. Google has committed to an aggressive patch cycle which aims to address many of the current problems with YouTube Music. Over the course of the next several months, users... More>>

Tesla gives its self-driving cars a performance boost with custom A.I. chips

Tesla's A.I. chips for self-driving cars will be launched next year, providing its cars with an even more powerful computer. Elon Musk claims that the chips are an order of magnitude more powerful than the Nvidia hardware... More>>

From buses to trucks, here’s how heavy haulers are going electric

ZF Friedrichshafen AG, also known as the ZF Group, is more than just an automatic transmission maker. The company recently held a conference showcasing its latest innovative projects in electrifying and automating... More>>

This 3D-scanning smart mirror is the world’s biggest nude selfie camera

Now you can take up your nude selfie game (for your eyes only) with Naked Labs' new 3D-scanning smart mirror, which can analyze body data and also build a realistic 3D model of your body in minutes. More>>

Here’s everything you need to know about SpaceX Starlink

SpaceX Starlink is the name of Elon Musk's ambitious plan to blanket the globe with high speed broadband internet via a network of satellites. Here's everything you need to know about it More>>

This high-tech water gun makes your old Super Soaker look like a fossil

The Spyra One is a next-generation water cannon that shoots single rounds up to 30 feet. It features a sleek design, bright colors, and digital display to show how much ammo is remaining. More>>

Colby Brown isn’t afraid to fail (or fall) in pursuit of the perfect travel shot

Colby Brown has photographed Iceland over two dozen times, captured (on camera) Jaguars in Brazil, lead National Geographic expeditions in South America. But what advice is does the travel photographer have for the... More>>

Keep your kitchen options open with GE’s customizable Café brand appliances

GE Appliances introduced its Café Brand customizable appliances, which features premium finishes and an array of replaceable hardware color choices. The new brand's first line is The Matte Collection, with matte white and... More>>

Alexa’s oddball ‘Away Mode’ skill aims to keep burglars at bay

There’s a new Alexa skill that plays spoken conversations when you’re out — useful for deterring potential burglars. “Away Mode” offers a choice of quirky conversation topics written by SNL comedy writers, among others. More>>

Cord-cutting trend more than doubles streaming TV consumption since last year

Conviva's Q2 2018 streaming TV census found viewing hours more than doubled since 2017 with significant jumps in simultaneous viewers. The survey noted shifts in the devices used to stream TV and improvements in streaming... More>>

Spacesuit-inspired streetwear collection celebrates NASA’s 60th birthday

Streetwear designer Heron Preston celebrated NASA's 60th birthday by releasing a line of spacesuit-inspired streetwear, including hoodies, jackets, pants, hats, belts, socks, and a backpack. More>>

Huawei and Apple’s tablet sales rise despite big market segment decline

The IDC's analysis of tablet sales for the second quarter of 2018 are out, and it doesn't paint a rosy picture of the market. Samsung, Lenovo, and Amazon have lost out, while Apple and Huawei have made gains. More>>

Scientists pinpoint exoplanets where life could bloom like here on Earth

New research suggests that the likelihood that life will develop on an Earth-like planet is closely connected with the light given off by its host star. The findings help pin down candidate planets for life. More>>

‘Destiny 2’ players spent 25.6 years combined deleting their unwanted shaders

Destiny 2 statistics reveal that players have deleted 807,635,124 shaders in the 77 days spanning between Warmind's launch and the final Season 3 Faction Rally. That equals to a combined 25.6 years across all active players. More>>

Xiaomi is making a super-cheap feature phone with A.I. and 4G

Xiaomi is making a feature phone with A.I., real-time translation, a 4G connection, and Bluetooth. The crowdfunded Qin phone comes in two varieties, with the cheapest costing just $30 -- but it's probably only for China. More>>

This collectible book about Ferraris likely costs more than your actual car

$30,000 won't buy you a Ferrari, but it will get you a perfectly nice car. Or, a perfectly nice coffee table book -- about Ferrari. If you're just swimming in hundred dollar bills, this could be your next buy. More>>

Photo FOMO: Wearable monopod, phone viewfinder are odd, but maybe useful

How's this for odd camera accessories? One father-son team has designed a monopod you can wear. But a giant smartphone viewfinder that looks like a pair of virtual reality goggles may just take the cake for odd accessories. More>>

Apple found guilty of infringing WiLan patents, must pay $145 million

Apple was ordered by a California jury to pay WiLan, a Canadian patent licensing company, the sum of $145.1 million for damages after some iPhone models were found to use two of WiLan's wireless communications technology... More>>

Whirlpool may dip its toe in the sous vide space, new patent suggests

Whirlpool was granted a patent for the cooking device. The proposed sous vide cooker will be comprised of an induction cooktop, a cooking vessel, a wireless temperature probe, and a magnetic stirring plate. More>>

Following trailblazer OnePlus, Realme becomes a real smartphone brand

New smartphone company Realme is worth noting because it's path to existence follows another successful and exciting brand quite closely. Realme, like OnePlus, has been founded by a former Oppo vice president. More>>

Apple takes the title as world’s first $1 trillion U.S. company

Apple is officially the world's first publicly traded United States company to be valued at $1 trillion. The news comes only a couple days after revealing its strong third-quarter earnings. More>>

A serenade you can’t refuse: Ukulele-playing robot plays ‘The Godfather’ theme

Ever wanted to be serenaded by a ukulele-plucking robot playing the theme from The Godfather or perhaps Green Day’s Boulevard of Broken Dreams? Today just happens to be your lucky day. More>>

The Very Best Gear of Summer Outdoor Retailer 2018

We've scoured the show floor at the Outdoor Retailer convention in Denver, CO looking for the very best new products for hikers, backpackers, climbers, trail runners, and other outdoor athletes. More>>

Chromebook users may soon get the Pixel phone’s best feature: Its camera app

Chrome OS users may soon be getting one of the best features from Google's Pixel phone. The Google Camera app may be making its way to Chrome OS in the future, bringing a better camera experience to Chromebook users. More>>

‘PUBG Mobile’ teams up with ‘Mission: Impossible — Fallout’ for event

PUBG Mobile, the version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds available on iOS and Android, teamed up with the movie Mission: Impossible -- Fallout for a new crossover in-game event. More>>

Pictures of a blank GeForce GTX 1180 card reveal connectors and memory slots

Pictures of the GeForce GTX 1180 graphics card have supposedly surfaced showcasing the card’s empty printed circuit board. Based on the logos, it’s a final design and likely a reference board used by Nvidia’s hardware... More>>

Hennessey’s Heritage Edition Mustang boasts 808 horsepower, retro styling

Texas-based Hennessey Performance Engineering decided to celebrate its 10,000 build by making an 808-horsepower Mustang inspired by Ford's GT supercar, and boasting a top speed of over 200 mph. More>>

How to take travel photos with just your smartphone

Is a smartphone camera enough to capture travel adventures, from start to finish? We spent a day in the Caribean with just a smartphone camera -- here's what we learned and what you need to know to use your smartphone to... More>>

Oreck’s cordless POD vacuum gets the dirtbags out of your life

Oreck's Cordless Vacuum with POD Technology won't spew dust into the air when it's time for a new pod. Unlike bags that free dust into the air, Oreck's pod self-seals when you remove its container from the vacuum handle. More>>

How self-driving car tech could help forensic scientists find murder victims

Using lidar to find bodies buried in unmarked graves sounds like something out of an episode of CSI. In fact, it's a real piece of research from Tennessee's Oak Ridge National Laboratory. More>>

Attacker stole user data from Reddit through compromised employee accounts

Reddit reports that an attacker broke into a few systems on the company’s network and stole user data. The theft consisted of a 2007 database backup containing salted hashed passwords along with “some” current email... More>>

Microsoft’s two-screen Andromeda may arrive in 2019 with Productivity Mode

A clue regarding Microsoft’s Andromeda device was discovered inside a Windows 10 driver, indicating that it will have a productivity mode. It’s used in a class – a set of attributes used to make a window – called... More>>

Tesla aims for 6,000 Model 3s per week as it continues posting losses

Tesla recently hit a major Model 3 production milestone and raked in record revenue, but continues to lose money. Still, the company is aiming to continue increasing Model 3 production and achieve profitability. More>>

Pirelli is recycling car tires into ebike tires

Pirelli introduced the Cycl-e tires for electric bicycles. Designed for city use, the new tires come in five varieties and a full range of sizes and weights. The Cycl-e tires are made in part from recycled rubber bits from... More>>

Forget math. Parents now pay ‘Fortnite’ tutors to improve their kids’ skills

Parents have begun paying Fortnite tutors to improve their children's skills at the game, with some hoping the investment will result in prize money or an eventual scholarship for college. More>>

Retro power: The NES Classic outsold the PlayStation 4 and Switch in June

The PlayStation 4 was not the best-selling console in June, at least in terms of unit sales. That honor was earned by the NES Classic, which returned after being discontinued more than a year ago. More>>

The JBL Link View could be another one of Google’s answers to the Echo Show

Meet the new JBL Link View, an 8-inch touchscreen that has Google Assistant built-in to answer all your pressing questions and control all your household appliances. It's one of Google's answers to Amazon's Echo Show. More>>

Facebook’s security chief has quit — now who’s watching the watchmen?

The chief security officer at Facebook is leaving in mid-August and will not be replaced, leaving some to wonder at the approach Facebook will take to address security and privacy concerns moving forward. More>>

The Galaxy Tab A 10.5 is cheaper than the Tab S4, with the same screen size

Along with the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, the company also took the wraps off of the new Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5, a tablet with a relatively low price and midrange specs. The device isn't available in the U.S. just yet. More>>

Huawei just overtook Apple as the second-largest smartphone seller

Huawei is on the way up. According to a new report from Counterpoint Research, the company overtook Apple as the second-largest smartphone seller during the second quarter of 2018. Of course, it's likely that will change... More>>

Halo Smart Labs shuts down, no longer makes or supports Halo smart alarms

Halo Smart Lab is now out of business, but the Halo alarm detected smoke, carbon monoxide, and even reported severe weather. The Halo would continue to do all that when grid power and Wi-Fi became distant memories. More>>

Valve’s return to releasing games kicks off November 28 with ‘Artifact’

Artifact, Valve's Dota 2 trading card game, arrives on November 28 on PC, Mac, and Linux for $20. At launch, the game will have 280 cards which can be bought and sold over the Steam Community Marketplace. More>>

NASA’s winners of its habitat competition offer a glimpse of Martian living

To get a better understanding of what habitats might look like on Mars, NASA partnered with Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois for its 3D-Printed Habitat Centennial Challenge competition. More>>

Astronomers finally confirm general relativity around a supermassive black hole

For the first time, astronomers have confirmed Einstein’s century-old theory of general relativity in action near a black hole. An international team has observed gravitational redshift around a supermassive black hole. More>>

Possible Intel road map shows 9th-generation CPUs arriving in 2018

Chinese website XFastest provides slides of what appears to be Intel’s processor road map for the remainder of 2018 and into 2019. They mirror recent rumors that Intel’s ninth-generation processors would begin to surface... More>>

Windows 10 update adds support for continuity functions via Your Phone app

Windows 10 users will soon find it easier to interact with their iOS and Android smartphones while working on their desktop thanks to a new Your Phone app that's now part of Microsoft's latest Windows Insider Preview build. More>>

Futuristic chopsticks simulate flavor by zapping your tongue with electrodes

Do you want to cut down on the salt in your diet? This prototype pair of chopsticks and Miso soup bowl is able add flavor to your food through the use of tongue-zapping electrodes. More>>

LG’s new AI-powered air conditioning makes your current AC look dumb

LG Electronics USA introduced the first variable output room air conditioners. Dual inverter compressors on the smart Wi-Fi window units increase energy efficiency by up to 40 percent over conventional technology. More>>

Nvidia confirms its pre-show Gamescom event, promising ‘spectacular surprises’

Nvidia confirmed previous rumors that the company will host a special event just before the Gamescom gaming convention in Germany. Called the GeForce Gaming Celebration, the event will be held off-site at a now-secret... More>>

Apple posts best-ever third-quarter earnings on sales of more expensive iPhone X

Apple has announced its third-quarter earnings, boasting best-ever third-quarter earnings thanks largely to the increased average iPhone price. Apple sold about as many iPhones as it did in this quarter last year. More>>

Zillow’s new online tools are going to make apartment hunting much easier

Renters who find Zillow's suite of real estate analysis tools useful may rejoice at a new integrated function that will allow users to submit multiple rental applications for a single fee. More>>

With Sprint’s flash sale, customers can lease an iPhone 8 for $8 per month

For those looking for a good deal on an iPhone, Sprint recently announced its new flash sale. Until August 9, the carrier is offering the iPhone 8 for $8 per month to new and existing customers. More>>

New DHS cybersecurity command aims to protect U.S. from cyberattacks

The Department of Homeland Security wants to help the U.S. stay ahead of attacks like NotPetya and WannaCry by creating a new National Risk Management Center to protect critical infrastructure from cyberattacks. More>>

Steam game allegedly infected users with cryptocurrency-mining malware

A cheap Steam game called Abstractism appears to be infecting users' computers with a program that mines cryptocurrency. The developer has denied that the game is doing this after seemingly confirming it earlier. More>>

See a taste of battle royale in the latest ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’ trailer

The latest trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's multiplayer beta test gives us a sneak peek at Blackout, the game's take on battle royale. A separate beta for the mode will be held in September. More>>

Time alerts put the brakes on your Facebook and Instagram consumption

Just how much time do you spend scrolling through the Facebook and Instagram feeds? Facebook is about to tell you. The new features also include daily alerts that tell users when they've spent too much time on the social... More>>

AMD B450 chipset offers Crossfire, better overclocking to mainstream Ryzen users

Motherboard based on the new B450 chipset are now available and Ryzen owners can look forward to some enhanced overclocking and storage technologies which were previously exclusive to x470 platforms. More>>

Earn up to $10,000 by squashing printer-based bugs in HP’s bounty program

HP calls an “industry first” in launching a print security bug bounty program providing rewards up to $10,000. It’s backed by Bugcrowd, a crowdsourced security platform that manages bug bounties, vulnerability disclosures,... More>>

Leaked Android app shows message scheduling is coming to Google’s Gmail

A new build of Google’s Gmail Android app reveals the service will eventually support email scheduling. Evidence appears within a line of the app’s code, assigning the “menu_schedule_send” command to a “Schedule send” menu... More>>

This tale ends happily, with a new 3D-printed tail for a 7-foot-long alligator

Researchers from Midwestern University in Arizona recently helped improve the life of an injured alligator -- by using 3D printing technology to create a new tail prosthesis for him. More>>

YouTube videos are now even bigger on desktop — so why are users complaining?

Goodbye, black bars. A YouTube update eliminates the black bars on the desktop video pages. The change makes the video larger and removes the often irking black bars. The update isn't sitting well with everyone, however. More>>

Canon finally makes 4K mainstream with the $400 40x zoom PowerShot SX740

The Canon PowerShot SX740 isn't just the company's latest compact zoom camera -- it's the first PowerShot camera to include 4K. The enhanced video is just one part of the biggest new hardware that gives the specs a boost. More>>

Sony announces stunning A9F and Z9F Master Series TVs

Sony dropped a bombshell of a TV today, the long-anticipated Z9F. The new flagship 4K HDR LED/LCD TV replaces the venerable Z9D announced two years ago. We dig deep into what makes this TV so special. More>>

The three-seat BP23 ‘Hyper-GT’ will be the fastest McLaren ever

The McLaren BP23 could be the spiritual successor to the automaker's legendary F1 supercar. McLaren claims it will be a "Hyper GT" better-suited to long-distance driving than its previous supercars. More>>

Nintendo Switch closes in on 20 million sales, as Mario leads the charge

The Nintendo Switch is quickly approaching 20 million total consoles sold just a little over a year after the system originally launched. To little surprise, Mario is leading the charge. More>>

20 Samsung SmartThings Hub vulnerabilities jeopardized smart homes

Cisco Talos cybersecurity experts uncovered 20 vulnerabilities in the Samsung SmartThings Hub. Talos and Samsung worked together to plug the holes in the Hub's security via a SmartThings Hub firmware update. More>>

Mint Mobile makes it easier to try before you buy with money-back trial

Mint Mobile is making it a little easier for potential customers to try before they buy. The company has tweaked its seven-day trial offering to now give customers a money-back guarantee. More>>

Move over, Shakespeare: This sonnet-writing A.I. is the poet we need

Researchers have created an A.I. that is capable of generating new Shakespearean sonnets. Trained on around 26,000 real sonnets, it could even threaten to put the Bard out of business! More>>

First trailer for ‘Slender Man’ movie is as spooky as the games it’s based upon

The infamous Slender Man is starring in his own film of the same name and the second trailer sheds some new light on plot and main cast. It follows a group of teens as they attempt to unravel the mystery of a friend's... More>>

Microsoft will take charge of your Windows 10 device in a new monthly lease

Microsoft is supposedly gearing up to launch a subscription service for Windows 10 that will see customers paying a monthly fee for leasing the entire Windows PC. Microsoft would manage the device on an operating system... More>>

The winning photographs from the 2018 Drone Awards will make you drool

The 2018 Drone Awards showcases some of the best aerial photography around. From scenes depicting the perils of climate change to abstract art, seven photos were selected from the more than 4,400 submissions. More>>

Oddball is the innovative, sensor-filled drum machine you can bounce

Oddball is essentially a throwable drum machine. A sensor-filled ball which can work out when it hits a surface, it can then use these impacts to trigger musical beats of your choosing. More>>

Apple’s new MacBook Air with Intel’s 8th-gen processors expected this year

Don't buy a MacBook Air until Apple announces its refresh this fall. The new notebook is expected to keep the same sub-$1,000 starting price, but will come with even more powerful processors that top out with quad-core... More>>

‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ cast announcement sheds light on Carrier Fisher’s role

Star Wars franchise actress Carrie Fisher, who died in December 2016, will appear in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode IX which will conclude Disney's first Star Wars trilogy. More>>

Microsoft patent points to a 2-screen device for 3-way video calls

Although Microsoft’s pocket-sized Andromeda appears to be dead in the water, the company apparently still has multi-screen devices on its radar. A patent describes a hinged multi-screen device supporting three-way video... More>>

Intel i9-9900K storms ahead of competition in potential early benchmark

Intel's next-generation Core i9-9900K may have made an appearance in a recent 3DMark benchmark, putting out a fantastic performance to steam ahead of both the last-generation 8700K and an AMD Ryzen 2700X. More>>

AMD’s 32-core Threadripper 2990X could cost a whopping $1,800

The upcoming AMD Threadripper 2990X could cost as much as $1,840 when it debuts in August, according to a new listing on a Canadian retail site. That's nearly double the cost of its predecessor. More>>

There’s a reason LG’s Signature Edition costs twice as much as the LG V35

Want a phone that's stupidly expensive because you have too much money? Don't worry, you don't need to buy two phones - LG's bringing out a special phone that should help drain your overflowing coffers. More>>

Daydream VR users can browse with Google Chrome in virtual space

Tired of browsing the internet in boring regular reality? If you're a Daydream VR user, you no longer have to, as Google has just announced the ability to use Chrome from within your Daydream VR headset. More>>

Magic Leap’s augmented reality interface floats wherever you want it

New screenshots of a potential user interface for the Magic Leap augmented reality headset give us a firmer grasp of what the AR world inside the goggles might actually look like during day-to-day use. More>>

Quiet but still alive, Faraday Future plans to start FF 91 production in 2018

Faraday Future completed the first FF 91 body-in-white, a term that denotes a shell without a powertrain or trim parts. After nearly drowning in financial issues, the company received a lifeline and promises to start... More>>

YouTube begins rolling out Dark Theme setting for its Android app

After the release of Dark Theme mode on the YouTube app for iOS, it's now rolling out for Android devices. The feature turns the background dark to cut down on glare, which allows users to take in the true colors of the... More>>

‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ players unlock ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ weapon early

Data-mining players in Grand Theft Auto Online have managed to unlock a hatchet planned as a promotional item for Red Dead Redemption 2. They have discovered it will unlock in the latter game in October. More>>

Intel’s 10nm ‘Cannon Lake’ processors won’t arrive until the 2019 holiday season

Intel chief engineering officer Venkata Renduchintala said the company’s 10mn processors won’t appear in products until the 2019 holiday season. He revealed the new launch window during Intel’s second quarter 2018... More>>

This solar panel rolls up like a scroll when it isn’t charging your gadgets

The Soul is a charging solution that comes with a built-in 5400 mah battery and a 5-watt solar panel that rolls up like a scroll when not in use, making it one of the easiest chargers to take with you on an adventure. More>>

A new Amazon Echo Dot resembling the Google Home Mini could be on its way

We could be looking at a new Echo Dot, friends. According to reports from French publications Numerama and FrAndroid, Amazon is planning to release a third-generation Amazon Echo Dot, the smallest of its Alexa-enabled... More>>

Twitter’s new guideline seek to curb abusive comments on Periscope

Twitter is taking aim at serial harassers and trolls on its video service Periscope. Those who are frequently reported for abusive comments or trolling may soon find their account banned or suspended. More>>

Honeywell Home products will be sold by a new company – Resideo

Honeywell Home will be renamed Resideo later this year when Honeywell spins off the division as a separate company. Resideo execs are positioning the new company for global sales of Honeywell-branded home comfort and... More>>

N.Y. state withdraws approval of Charter and Time Warner merger, boots Spectrum

Citing failure to deliver on commitments and noncompliance with conditions, the New York State Public Service Commission rescinded approval of the Charter and Time Warner merger. Charter has 60 days to present a transition... More>>

Tesla scores again, winning by having the least ‘salesy’ dealership staff

Continuing its unbroken run for last place, Tesla once again was at the bottom of the Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index. The nationwide survey rates car dealerships for their ability to convert prospects into buying... More>>

Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne unexpectedly resigns as health worsens

66-year old Sergio Marchionne has resigned from his position as Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO due to health problems. The influential, outspoken executive was scheduled to retire next year. More>>

‘Destiny’ lore is pretty cool, and soon you won’t need to shoot stuff to read it

Bungie is releasing an anthology series compiling the lore of Destiny. The first volume, a 128-page hardcover book titled Dark Mirror, releases this fall. Bungie says the book series could change the way you see the... More>>

Drive.ai’s self-driving cars use dashboard displays so passengers won’t stress out

Drive.ai uses visualization and display technologies to share what self-driving cars actually see in autonomous mode. The data helps reassure passengers that the car has accurate updated data to support its A.I.-driven... More>>

New Spectre attack lets hackers steal data without having to run local code on PCs

Researchers at the Graz University of Technology reveals a new attack called NetSpectre. Unlike the internet-based Spectre attack that requires code running locally on the target PC, this version doesn't need to run local... More>>

TESS, NASA’s planet-hunting space satellite, begins science operations

NASA's exoplanet-hunting satellite TESS is fully operational and has begun scanning the skies for distant planets, NASA reported on Friday -- and maybe, just maybe, spying signs of life outside of our galaxy. More>>

‘NBA Live 19’ becomes more inclusive, finally lets you create a female player

For the first time in the series, NBA Live 19 will let you create custom female basketball stars. The players will be playable in The One story mode, and can compete against male players. More>>

Photo FOMO: Adobe’s slick Hollywood editing suite, IGTV’s test for teasers

Designed for Hollywood video editors, Adobe's newest office creates a state-of-the-art editing suite while inviting feedback for upcoming software. Find what you missed in this week's Photo FOMO. More>>

Chill your wine to the right temperature quickly with this smart wine cooler

Even if you're aware of the effects that a too warm or too cold environment can have, it may be difficult to adjust the temperature as needed. Enter the QelviQ, a smart wine cooler that quickly adjusts your wine temperature. More>>

Apple ships 3.5 million smartwatches in 2018’s second quarter

According to the latest report by Canalys, Apple claimed a majority of smartwatch shipments for the second quarter of 2018. Of the 10 million units shipped during the quarter, the company shipped about 3.5 million Apple... More>>

You can now search the Apple Store app using your voice

Need to find something on the Apple Store app? Apple is making that a bit easier for you. The app has been updated to version 5.1, and finally, is beginning to look more like the App Store and iTunes Store with voice search. More>>

Facial recognition can help would-be moms find an egg donor who looks like them

When would-be parents consider an egg donor, one of the common questions often asked is, 'Will my child look like me?' A Spanish startup is using facial recognition to provide an answer. More>>

Motorola One Power: News, rumors, specs, and more

We've all come to know and love Motorola's extensive lineup of budget phones. But Motorola makes some pretty awesome midrange smartphones as well. And it looks like we're about to see its next phone, the Motorola One... More>>

This odd accessory helps photographers shoot through glass with less glare

Ever try shooting through glass without getting any reflection? A new flexible lens hood could make the task much easier. Ultimate Lens Hood is a flexible lens hood designed for eliminating glare when shooting through glass. More>>

LinkedIn lets you send voice messages that probably no one will listen to

If sending out an unprompted LinkedIn message to a connection you barely know isn't awkward enough, don't worry -- there's more where that came from. The job-focused social network has now made it possible for users to... More>>

Unlock Google’s cool new Material Design interface hidden inside Chrome 68

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  • Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death

    Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:08:28 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:22:38 GMT
    A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17.
    A Colorado company has recalled more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak that killed one person and sickened 17.
  • California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

    California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

    Thursday, September 20 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-09-20 21:19:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-09-22 18:22:34 GMT
    People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law.
    People who want straws with their drinks at California restaurants will have to request them under new state law.
  • Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm

    Floodwaters inundate lake at NC power plant, raising alarm

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    (NOAA via AP). In this aerial photo taken Sept. 18, 2018 and released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, an industrial site and a chicken farm outside Wallace, N.C., is seen that has been flooded by the nearby Northeast Cape Fear R...(NOAA via AP). In this aerial photo taken Sept. 18, 2018 and released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, an industrial site and a chicken farm outside Wallace, N.C., is seen that has been flooded by the nearby Northeast Cape Fear R...
    Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina.
    Aerial photographs show widespread devastation to farms and industrial sites in eastern North Carolina.
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