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Polarity Smart Bikes Launch Date Out

Pune-based Polarity Smart Bikes will be introducing its pedal-assisted electric bike range in India on September 20, 2019. The new e-mobility start-up has already teased its line-up of products......

Polarity Smart Bikes Launch Date Out

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Polarity Smart Bikes Teases Electric Bike Range Ahead Of Unveil This Month Pune-based start-up Polarity Smart Bikes has released teasers for its range of upcoming electric bikes for the Indian market. The company will be unveiling six electric smart bikes later this month,......
13:52 2019-08-07

Naspers-backed Dott to launch e-bikes after new fundraising European startup Dott has secured 30 million euros ($34 million) in a fundraising led by existing investors EQT and South Africa's Naspers to launch an electric bike hiring business and roll out new generations of its electric scooters....
16:00 2019-07-04

Redmi K20 Pro India Launch Date, Asus 6Z Launch, and More News This Week Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20 India launch details, Samsung M40 sale, Poco F1 price cut, and Asus 6Z launch were some of the tech news developments this week....
13:13 2019-06-23

CFMoto Bikes Launch Live Updates: Price, Features, Images, Specifications Chinese motorcycle manufacturer CFMoto will kick start its India innings today and we are live at the event to bring you all the information about the bikes that will be offered by the company....
08:26 2019-07-19

Ikea’s smart blinds will launch on October 1st Ikea has a new product for the smart home that can be controlled from an iPhone or Android device, and you’ll soon be able to buy it. For real this time, The Fyrtur and Kadrilj smart blinds are coming to the US on October 1st, some six months after their planned April 1st release date. And whe...
00:26 2019-06-15

Facebook will launch even more Portal smart speakers this year In spite of all the privacy and user data abuse scandals that it had to face last year, Facebook still started selling its own smart speakers. Called Portal, the Facebook home devices target similar products from Amazon, Google, and Apple, although Facebook’s Portal comes with a special focus ...
15:13 2019-06-11

KaiOS raises $50 million to launch its smart feature phone OS in new markets KaiOS Technologies has raised a $50 million round of venture capital to further its goal of making smart feature phones more powerful and affordable. Read More...
17:00 2019-05-22

Lenovo Smart Display 7, Smart Tab M8, Yoga Smart Tab Launched at IFA 2019 The Lenovo Smart Display 7 goes on sale from October starting from EUR 129, the Smart Tab M8 goes on sale the same month starting from EUR 149, and finally, the Yoga Smart Tab goes on sale in......
03:26 2019-09-06

Oft-delayed Samsung Galaxy Home smart speaker gets a confusing new launch window Samsung sure took its sweet time preparing the company's first-ever smart speaker for a public preview alongside the Galaxy Note 9 last year, but as if Amazon, Google, and Apple didn't get a substantial enough head start in this thriving market, the Galaxy Home is still not up for grabs.Granted, the...
02:52 2019-06-05

iPhone 11 launch date set for September 10 Apple has invited press from all around the world for an event on September 10, which is likely to be the launch of the next iPhone.The event is set to take place at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California. Apple will kick off at 10AM PT / 1PM EST / 6PM BST (4AM AEDT on September 11 in Austr...
07:26 2019-08-30

Kia Seltos India Launch Date Out The much-awaited Kia Seltos SUV is finally set to be launched in India on August 22, 2019. Marking the official entry of the South Korean carmaker in India, the new Kia Seltos is based on the SP2i......
23:13 2019-06-27

OnePlus 7T Pro’s launch date might’ve just been revealed Announced just a few days ago, the Galaxy Note 10 isn’t the only exciting flagship smartphone set to debut in the second half of 2019. The iPhone 11 will drop in mid-September, with the Huawei Mate 30 Pro also rumored to be unveiled during the same month. Google should launch the Pixel 4 serie...
19:26 2019-08-12

MG Hector Launch Date Revealed MG Hector will be launched in India on June 27, 2019. It is the first ever model for MG in India and is a connected SUV. We have already driven the MG Hector and it does have potential to be a......
20:52 2019-06-20

Samsung Galaxy Home mini smart speaker leaks ahead of official launch Samsung revealed its own take on smart speakers last year, but the company's first product, suggestively dubbed Galaxy Home, has yet to make its debut on the market. We're not sure if Samsung has hit a snag with the project or the South Korean giant is simply waiting for the right moment to release ...
23:39 2019-05-21

The Apple Watch Series 5 launch date may not be far off We haven't heard much in the way of leaks and rumors about the Apple Watch Series 5, but the next generation of Apple's wearable is still in the pipeline, according to respected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.According to Kuo, the fifth Apple Watch is going to see the light of day in the second half...
22:52 2019-08-17

All of the OnePlus 7T’s key specs just leaked along with a launch date If our calculations are correct based on a huge slip-up earlier this month by one of Apple’s wireless carrier partners, Apple will send invitations to the press today for an iPhone event that will take place on September 10th. The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will then be ma...
19:13 2019-08-29

iPhone 11 launch date might have just been leaked by Apple in iOS 13 We knew the iPhone 11 launch is just around the corner, but we've now heard word that the date we expected is looking more likely.The iOS 13 beta 7 has landed for the public, and those digging through have found some intriguing info. iHelpBR has seen an image within the platform that - if true ...
13:00 2019-08-16

CFMoto Announces New Date For India Launch Originally scheduled to make its India debut on July 4, 2019, CFMoto will now introduce its motorcycle line-up on July 19. The Chinese motorcycle maker has tied-up with Bengaluru-based AMW Motorcycles......
20:39 2019-07-10

2019 BMW S 1000 RR Launch Date Revealed The 2019 BMW S 1000 RR will be launched on June 27, 2019, and will sport a new engine with more performance, as well as updated styling and bodywork....
13:39 2019-06-14

This Could Be the Launch Date of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch is said to take place at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn on August 7, matching the launch schedule of the Galaxy Note 9....
10:39 2019-06-19

Jessica Alba x HelloFresh Launch Date Night Box We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
22:13 2019-08-12

CFE Temporarily Postpones Launch Date For S&P 500 Variance Futures CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that it has temporarily postponed the launch of S&P 500 Variance futures, originally scheduled to begin on Thursday, October 4. The additional time will allow market participants to further prepare for the tradin...
06:39 2019-05-22

Asus ROG Phone 2 launch date confirmed as July 23 In our list of the best phones for gaming, the Asus ROG Phone stands as the highest gaming-specific smartphone, but it looks like Asus is getting ready to try and steal the crown from itself, as it's just announced the launch date of its next smartphone.On Chinese social media app Weibo, Asus r...
13:26 2019-07-05

Ducati Hypermotard 950 India Launch Date Announced Ducati India will launch the 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 in the country on June 12, 2019. First unveiled to us at the 2018 EICMA show in October last year, the motorcycle comes on two variants, the......
16:52 2019-06-07

We have a date for the Huawei Android Q beta – and maybe the Mate 30 launch Huawei is holding its Developer Conference in China, and we've already heard about its new HarmonyOS and Honor television plans. The company has now also confirmed when the Android Q / EMUI 10 beta program starts for the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro.That date is September 8, reports 9to5Google, at wh...
18:52 2019-08-11

New Piaggio Ape City Plus 3-Wheeler Launch Date Announced Piaggio India has officially announced the launch date for its upcoming new three-wheeler, the Ape City Plus. Slated to be launched on June 14, 2019, the new Piaggio Ape City+ auto rickshaw will be......
17:26 2019-06-05

BS6 Compliant Honda Activa 125 Launch Date Announced Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has officially announced the launch date for its first Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant vehicle, the Honda Activa 125. Slated to be launched in India on......
17:52 2019-09-06

Apple announces TV+ launch date, new iPhone with so many cameras Six months after Apple held a high-profile naming ceremony for its streaming TV service, the tech company has revealed the launch date for Apple TV+. Foregoing the crowd-pumping presence of TV+’s all-star lineup (give or take a trailer for the Jason Momoa-Alfre Woodard vehicle See), Apple chief Tim ...
00:13 2019-09-11

2019 Porsche Macan Facelift Launch Date Revealed Porsche India has confirmed that it will be launching the Macan Facelift in India on July 29, 2019. The 2018 Porsche Macan facelift comes with updated styling that has been inspired by the......
14:39 2019-07-10

2019 Renault Duster Facelift Launch Date Announced The much-awaited 2019 Renault Duster facelift finally has a launch date, and the updated model will officially go on sale in India on July 8. In fact, Renault India recently also put out a teaser......
10:39 2019-07-03

Disney Plus streaming service now has an Australian launch date and pricing UPDATE: More details about Disney's new subscription service has been unearthed. According to Australian tech publication Ausdroid, the monthly $8.99 subscription will come with both 4K and HDR content, provided there are shows and movies in that resolution, with each subscription capable of fo...
04:00 2019-08-28

Renault Triber Launch Date Announced; Bookings To Start From This Week The Renault Triber is all set to go on sale in India on August 28, while bookings for the new 7-seater will commence later this week, from August 17. The carmaker has announced the customers can book......
03:26 2019-08-14

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 specifications, launch date, price and rumors Xiaomi is gearing up to introduce the Redmi Note 8 series on August 29 at an event in China. The new lineup will follow the company's Redmi Note 7 series which was launched early this year on February 28 in India. Redmi followed it with the Note 7S which was announced on May 20. And now, Xiaomi...
18:52 2019-08-22

No Man’s Sky Beyond release date, launch time, update patch notes and VR news No Man's Sky is getting its 2.0 update very soon, and it promises to be a significant update to what Hello Games has released before - here's what you need to know....
19:26 2019-08-13

Stadia: Google announces pricing, games and November launch date Google announced on Thursday the pricing models and video games coming to their upcoming, streaming game platform named Stadia, which will launch in November....
23:52 2019-06-06

The Last of Us 2 Release Date Update: 2019 rumour debunked, but Feb 2020 launch likely? Naughty Dog's next action game goes without a release date, but it looks like an actress can at least joke about the lengthy development time as more rumours start to circulate....
13:00 2019-06-23

Apple’s new iOS 13 beta software just revealed the iPhone 11’s exact launch date Remember when the biggest iPhone leaks came from Apple’s supply chain? Well, in an odd turn of events, some of the biggest iPhone leaks over the past few years have come directly from Apple. Case in point: the recent beta of iOS 13 strongly suggests that Apple will unveil its iPhone 11 lineup ...
19:52 2019-08-16

Pixel 4 launch date leaked while Apple was unveiling the iPhone 11, and we almost missed it If you follow tech news closely, then you may have noticed something strange this week. An increasing number of Pixel 4 rumors popped up online just as we were getting closer to Apple’s iPhone 11 announcement. We saw more Pixel 4 units in the wild than ever before, complete with an additional,...
03:13 2019-09-12

Oppo Reno 2 launch date teased, as well as details of the phone's camera If you were tempted to buy the Oppo Reno or Oppo Reno 10x Zoom, two of the most intriguing phones to come out so far in 2019, you may want to wait a second – as it looks like they're just about to receive a successor.On Twitter, Oppo India shared a photo showing off the Oppo Reno 2, with...
17:52 2019-08-16

CFMoto To Start India Operations With 4 Motorcycles; Launch Date Announced Chinese-motorcycle manufacturer CFMoto has announced it will be introducing four motorcycles in India on July 4, 2019. The bike maker has tied up with Bangalore-based AMW Motorcycles to establish its......
23:13 2019-06-27

iOS 13, iPadOS Release Date Revealed by Apple at iPhone 11 Launch Event iOS 13 release date has been revealed, as expected, at the iPhone 11 launch event in Cupertino, California. Alongside, Apple has also announced when iPadOS will be released....
07:39 2019-09-11

Radiohead's Thom Yorke announces launch date for new album and film Musician’s ‘one-reeler’ will be released on Netflix on 27 June, the same day the record will come outRadiohead frontman Thom Yorke has announced that he will release his “dystopian” new solo album and an accompanying short film on 27 June.The “one-reeler”, created by Yorke and US filmmaker Paul Thom...
15:39 2019-06-21

Elder Scrolls 6 release date update: Bethesda all but confirms a PS5, Xbox Two launch Bethesda's Todd Howard has revealed that the next games in the Elder Scolls series are likely still a way off - and he wants the new game to be played by gamers for over 10 years....
16:39 2019-06-05

Samsung Galaxy Fold release date: the fixed version will launch in September The Samsung Galaxy Fold – the ambitious, albeit expensive first major foldable phone – has a new release date window: September, five months after it faced reliability setbacks and a recall.Its comeback story is destined to begin in 'select markets' the same month we expect t...
05:00 2019-07-25

Apple TV+ India Price and Launch Date Revealed, a Year Free With New Devices Apple TV+ now has an India price and (official) release date - the iPhone maker's streaming service will cost Rs. 99 per month after a one-week free trial and will be available November 1 in more......
07:39 2019-09-11

Gears 5 release date set for ‘Fall 2019’ and will launch on Xbox Game Pass Gears of War 5’s rumored September 10 release date might have been more accurate than we originally believed – a billboard outside of the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles confirms a Fall 2019 release window (i.e. September through November) as well as its Xbox Game Pass availabili...
07:52 2019-06-08

Sable release date window confirmed: PC and console indie hit will launch in 2020 One of the most beautiful-looking games we've seen for a while is set to launch next year, courtesy of Raw Fury and Microsoft. Here's what you need to know....
23:00 2019-05-28

Apple invites press to September 10th event, confirming iPhone 11 launch date Guess what, Apple fans… it’s official: the new iPhone 11 smartphone lineup will be unveiled on September 10th. Apple just sent invitations to reporters and bloggers for a press conference that will be held at its headquarters in Cupertino, California on Tuesday, September 10th. If that ...
19:13 2019-08-29

GTA 6 Release Date News: Next Grand Theft Auto to launch with a game changing new feature? Rockstar's GTA 6 release date might still be some years away, but the game could launch with a revolutionary new feature that's already being tested today in 2019...
10:39 2019-06-13

Cboe Global Markets Announces Launch Date for Cboe Market Close CHICAGO – March 27, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to launch Cboe Market Close (CMC) on the company’s BZX Exchange on Monday, August 20, 2018, contingent upon the Securities and Exchan...
16:00 2019-05-21

Indian FTR 1200 S, 1200 S Race Replica Launch Date Revealed Yes! Indian Motorcycle had announced the prices of the 1200 S and the 1200 S Race Replica way back in December 2018 but this time, they are officially launching the two motorcycles in India on August......
09:13 2019-08-05

Apple Arcade Price in India, Launch Date Revealed at Apple's iPhone Event Apple Arcade now has an India price and (official) release date - the iPhone maker's subscription-based video gaming service will cost Rs. X / $4.99 per month after a one-month free trial and will......
07:39 2019-09-11

CBOE Announces April 10 Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Options With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO and BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to launch trading of options with weekly expirations on the CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, April 10, pending regulatory approval...
04:52 2019-05-22

Lenovo announces Yoga Smart Tab and Smart Tab M8 Android tablets with Google Assistant The company envisions the 10.1-inch Yoga with distinctive kickstand and the 8-inch M8 with Smart Charging Station as smart home tools as much as entertainment devices....
02:26 2019-09-07

Review: Brilliant’s smart home controllers are the antidote for smart-speaker hell My home is inundated with smart speakers. I’ve got Echo Dots aplenty, Google Minis to spare, and enough third-party voice-assistant devices to reproduce Plugged’s Bluetooth speaker symphony. And that’s not even getting into all the other “smart” gear I have. I need help. We were promised smart homes...
03:13 2019-05-24

Smart attack: tool lets smart speakers detect cardiac arrest (NBC News) Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a new tool that can monitor and detect cardiac arrest. The algorithm lets a smart speaker – like Google Home or Amazon Alexa – or smartphone listen for the gasping sound of agonal breathing, which occurs about 50 percent of the ti...
05:00 2019-06-22

Best Smart TV 2019: every smart TV platform ranked, rated and reviewed These days, smart TVs are so common it doesn't feel necessary to add the 'smart' to them. You'd have to hunt high and low to find a new TV that doesn't come with some form of smart capability or features built-in, whether that's LG's WebOS, Google's Android TV...
15:52 2019-05-21

Ed Smart, father of kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart, comes out as gay Elizabeth Smart's father, Ed Smart, came out as gay and announced his divorce in a since-deleted Facebook post.        ...
01:00 2019-08-17

My smart TV wasn’t actually smart until I got DISH’s new Google remote Like most of you, I have several internet-connected “smart TVs” in my home, but I don’t use any of the smart features available on them. Does anyone? Streaming devices like the ones available from Roku, Amazon, and Apple all have much better interfaces and far more available apps t...
17:26 2019-08-14

CBOE Futures Exchange Announces Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Futures With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that  it plans to launch trading of futures with weekly expirations on the new CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, February 13, pending regulatory review....
04:52 2019-05-22

The Only Thing the Smart Money Is Smart About A number of recent studies show that professional investors—the, ahem, smart money—are prone to the same mistakes that individual investors make. The difference, our columnist writes, is that the pros get paid to make them....
18:13 2019-07-12

Lenovo Smart Clock review: A small smart display that doesn’t display much Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Google, Amazon, Facebook, and the like want to convince you that you need a smart display. But as we've explored in previous reviews, most smart displays are luxury versions of their screen-less counterparts. Everything that you can do with an Amazon Echo or a...
21:00 2019-06-03

Should You Buy Smart Light Bulbs or Smart Light Switches? So you’re finally dipping your toe into the smart home pool, and you’re looking for some gadgets to get you started. Smart lights are one of the most popular devices for beginners, but it’s easy to get overwhelmed with all your options. Before you even decide on a product, though, you have to make a...
01:13 2019-06-21

This September, Let's Ride Our Bikes We’ve done running and swimming, so let’s turn September’s fitness challenge focus on cycling. If you don’t have a bike, don’t worry—indoor cycling is very much allowed. Today, we have a few tips for beginners....
17:26 2019-09-06

Domino's will use e-bikes to deliver pizzas across the US Domino's Pizza is once again adopting cutting edge delivery vehicles, although you're much more likely to see these ones in action. In the wake of successful tests, the restaurant chain is launching a US-wide e-bike delivery program that will give st......
21:13 2019-08-13

Knights And Bikes: The Kotaku Review Knights and Bikes follows two young girls growing up in the ’80s, but it’s not about a specific generation’s childhood as much as childhood in general. Its two young characters aren’t immune to the grim reality that swirls around their fantasy of heroes and monsters. It celebrates childhood without ...
22:52 2019-08-27

NYPD Cracks Down on Electric Bikes New York City police are issuing more penalties for violations related to electric-powered bicycles as fatalities rise in collisions involving the increasingly popular vehicles....
09:39 2019-09-06

GST On Cars, Bikes To Be Brought Down? Here's What Analysts Say While the auto sector dominates the wish-list for now, experts also feel a relief to the salaried taxpayers and further rationalisation of GST rates will benefit all....
16:39 2019-06-14

New York set to legalize e-scooters and e-bikes New York lawmakers look set to legalize electric scooter and bike sharing services throughout the state. A vote on a Senate bill is likely to take place Wednesday, just before the end of the legislative session. Since Governor Andrew Cuomo seems to s......
02:26 2019-06-18

Uber upgrades its Jump scooters and bikes Uber has revealed its second-generation Jump electric scooters, which will feature bigger wheels and improved brakes. The rideshare giant showed off its new scooter at its third-annual Elevate conference, along with a new user swappable battery syste......
10:39 2019-06-13

E-bikes are now allowed in US national parks, for better or worse The next time you visit a National Park in the US, you can likely bring your e-bike with you. The National Park Service has expanded the use of e-bikes to allow pedal assist models on the same roads and trails as conventional bicycles so long as the......
03:00 2019-09-03

Uber's Jump will take on Lime's e-bikes in London Londoners have seen multiple bikeshare companies come and go -- including ofo, oBike and Urbo. When Lime introduced its e-bikes in December, it seemed like the tide could be changing. Now, Uber's Jump will give it a go. As part of a pilot program, Ub......
19:39 2019-05-24

You'll soon be able to ride electric bikes and scooters throughout New York Good news for New Yorkers tired of trekking around on foot or relying on the subway: the state is about to legalize electric bikes and scooters.The new bill, which is expected to pass on June 19, would recognize three classes electric bikes: pedal-assisted models with a top speed of 20mph, throttle-...
16:52 2019-06-18

The best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school We hear you're going places? That's what school is all about, after all. But we're being a little more literal: Getting to class is often half the battle. That's why we've dedicated a whole section of our back-to-school guide to the best personal ele......
18:13 2019-07-22

The electric skateboards, scooters and bikes you should be using at school Please enjoy this guide to the best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school special. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and......
04:13 2019-08-10

Super Awesome Science Show: Riding bikes On this week's 'Super Awesome Science Show,' we’re going to explore what has led to an increase in Canada's cycling population and how we might be able to become a cycling nation....
19:39 2019-08-27

U.S.'s Move to Open Trails to E-Bikes Prompts Backlash A coalition of outdoors groups say they plan to try to block a new directive that allows electronic bicycles to use trails in national parks and other public lands long reserved for nonmotorized travel....
19:26 2019-08-31

Electric bikes may soon be humming along national park trails WASHINGTON AP — Motorized electric bicycles may soon be humming along serene trails in national parks and other public lands nationwide under a new Trump administration order, strongly opposed by many outdoors groups, that will allow e-bikes on every federal trail where a regular bike can go. Sales ...
03:00 2019-09-03

Uber makes it easier to find bikes and scooters in its app As of today, when Uber customers in Atlanta and San Diego open their Uber app, they'll see Jump bikes and scooters, as well as Lime scooters, in the main map. According to TechCrunch, Uber plans to add bike and scooter availability to its app in more......
22:13 2019-07-01

Revolt Electric Bikes Payment Plan Explained Revolt Intellicorp launched the RV 300 and the RV 400 in India recently. Apart from the product, the two electric motorcycles have a rather interesting payment plan. Here is how it works....
08:26 2019-09-04

Harley-Davidson unveils new bikes – as in bicycles Milwaukee motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson appears to be thinking of venturing into the rapidly growing electric bicycle niche.       ...
16:00 2019-09-05

New York State Set to Legalize Electric Scooters and Bikes New York City just got one step closer to being plagued with the piles of electric bikes and scooters that clutter the sidewalks of lesser cities. This is going to be a shitshow. Read more......
11:13 2019-06-18

Berlin cyclists take over streets, demand more space for bikes Tens of thousands of cyclists have taken over the streets of Berlin as part of a campaign to make the city more bike-friendly. Organizers have called it the "biggest bicycle demonstration in the world."...
21:00 2019-06-02

Can green pioneer Costa Rica get citizens on their bikes? Costa Rica gets 98% of its power from renewables, yet has one of the biggest carbon footprints in Central America. Now, it wants to clean up transport, but can cycling improve its image?...
14:39 2019-05-21

Four wheels bad, but three sehr gut. Germans climb aboard cargo bikes As Berlin tries to switch to greener transport, people are choosing the bike, not the electric car – and it’s becoming a status symbolIn a fashionable corner of the capital of Germany, Europe’s “car nation”, parents picking up or dropping off their offspring have lined the edge of a popular playgrou...
10:39 2019-08-25

Lyft pulls Bay Wheels e-bikes after two catch fire in San Francisco Lyft’s San Francisco bike-share subsidiary Bay Wheels yanked its entire fleet of pedal-assisted electric bikes on Wednesday after multiple reports of bikes catching fire. “Out of an abundance of caution, we are temporarily making the ebike fleet unavailable to riders while we investigate and u...
22:13 2019-08-01

Motorcycle-theft ring busted for stealing dozens of bikes Authorities busted a Big Apple motorcycle-theft ring that “chopped up” dozens of stolen bikes and sold the parts for cash over a six-month span, law enforcement officials revealed Wednesday. Members of the ring — which included 11 alleged thieves from Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Edis...
05:52 2019-08-15

Back to school: The electric skateboards, bikes and scooters to use on campus Please enjoy this guide to the best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school special. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and......
22:00 2019-08-02

Germany, land of the car, develops taste for electric cargo bikes Think tricycles for the age of global warming: A rising number of environmentally conscious Germans are buying electric cargo bikes, which last year outsold electric cars in a country known for its love of the combustion engine....
05:39 2019-09-04

Crackdowns Spread as Atlanta Imposes Night Ban on E-Scooters and E-Bikes Following the death of four scooter riders in the metro Atlanta area, the city has introduced a ban on the operation of permitted electric scooters and bikes during nighttime hours, the mayor’s office announced last week.Read more......
19:00 2019-08-14

Lucky riders are getting their first chance to experience the new bikes firsthand this week (WTMJ)  Lucky riders are getting their first chance to try out Harley-Davidson’s new LiveWire electric motorcyle this week in Milwaukee. The LiveWire doesn’t sound like a typical Harley. “I missed the sound a little bit. When you start it you don’t hear anything,” Johanna Muller said aft...
14:26 2019-08-22

Lyft Yanks 1,000 Electric Bikes in San Francisco After Two Battery Fires Lyft has yanked over a thousand electric bikes from rental availability in San Francisco after at least two e-bikes experienced battery fires in the past few days, according to the San Francisco Examiner.Read more......
07:00 2019-08-01

Blessing of the Bikes mourns seven killed in fiery New Hampshire crash Authorities name bikers who died in accident on FridayAll were members or supporters of US Marine-linked clubA long-planned Blessing of the Bikes ceremony for motorcycle enthusiasts became a grief-filled memorial on Sunday, as hundreds converged to mourn seven bikers killed in a devastating crash wi...
04:00 2019-06-24

Rental bikes or e-scooters: Who will win Berlin's urban mobility battle? The German capital's fame as a cyclist's paradise has attracted many rental bikes companies. And now electric scooters have joined this fast-paced business race. The fight for this new market has started....
13:00 2019-07-17

Bikes taken from neighborhood home later found at Santa Rita Park TUCSON – Carrie Vonier lives near Santa Rita Park. “I noticed on Friday night that one bike was missing from my house and then later that night two bikes were missing from my house,” Vonier said. Vonier had a hunch the bikes may be at the park. “I just thought I’d check...
17:00 2019-09-06

Lyft disables San Francisco e-bikes after suspected battery fires Lyft has made its Bay Wheels e-bikes in San Francisco unavailable to customers after a couple of them caught fire. According to San Francisco Examiner, a witness who saw the first incident on Wednesday said the flames came from the bike's battery. A......
09:26 2019-08-01

Dockless bikes dumped: Firms told to help retrieve them from canals A charity says it is spending "time and effort" removing dockless bikes from canals around Britain - partly because some of the firms hiring them out do nothing to help....
14:39 2019-07-22

Cannondale's electric mountain bikes offer more power for the trail Cannondale has electrified a significant chunk of its bicycle lineup, and now it's determined to conquer the mountain biking world in earnest. The company has unveiled a redesigned Moterra e-bike (above) for the harsher climbs and a brand new Habit......
07:26 2019-07-22

Cuomo pumps break on bill to legalize e-bikes, scooters Gov. Andrew Cuomo pumped the breaks on a bill approved by the state Legislature that would legalize motorized scooters and bikes. “I have heard a number of concerns from safety advocates who don’t believe we should allow scooters, e-bikes on sidewalks with pedestrians,” Cuomo told reporters Friday i...
03:52 2019-06-22

Stolen Bikes, Chainsaws Worth $20K Recovered From Frankfort Home Photo courtesy of the Franklin County Sheriffs Department FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Franklin County say a search of a Frankfort home turned up stolen property worth about $20,000. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department said deputies searched a home Thursday on Jackson D...
20:52 2019-06-08

Delta Air Lines just made it cheaper to travel with bikes, surfboards The airline is eliminating its $150 fee for oversize sports equipment, following a similar move by American. Travelers will pay standard bag fees.       ...
18:26 2019-07-18

U.S. denies Tesla, Uber 25% tariff relief on components, e-bikes The Trump administration is expanding its efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla Inc for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting ride hailing company Uber's petition to waive tariffs on electric scoote...
23:26 2019-06-13

Hire firms may face £500 fines over dumped bikes in London Bike-share firms face being fined up to £500 a time in an effort to stop dockless cycles being left strewn around London under plans being considered by town halls....
14:26 2019-07-17

American just made it cheaper to travel with bikes, surfboards, skis and tubas American Airlines will now charge standard checked bag fees for items including bikes, surfboards and skis.        ...
16:13 2019-05-21

Lyft stops offering electric bikes in San Francisco after two catch fire Lyft is suspending its e ike offering in the San Francisco Bay Area after two of them caught fire, the company said Thursday       ...
01:39 2019-08-02

UPDATE 2-U.S. denies Tesla, Uber 25% tariff relief on components, e-bikes The Trump administration is expanding its efforts to block the use of Chinese technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla Inc for tariff relief on key components of its electric vehicles, and rejecting ride hailing company Uber's petition to waive tariffs on electric scoote...
21:26 2019-06-13

Knights and Bikes review – a tribute to friendship and long summer days PC, PlayStation 4; Foam Sword/Double Fine ProductionsThis endearing game weaves a touching story of families and loss into a nostalgic odyssey through 80s seaside holidaysLong summer days with nothing to do but hop on a bike and explore are a distant memory for most of us (not least today’s children...
18:39 2019-09-05

Here Are The Cheapest Cars And Bikes Sold At The 2019 Pebble Beach Auctions Oh, hello there. Did you go to Monterey Car Week this year? Did you have an opulent time? Did you drink opulent shooters, listen to opulent music? No? Good, because the list of cheapest cars sold at the 2019 Pebble Beach auctions is here. It will make you wish you’d dragged your ass over there with ...
16:39 2019-08-20

The Honda Africa Twin Helped Me Conquer My Fear Of Tall Bikes I love adventure touring bikes. Honestly, it’s mostly because they just look so damn cool! They’re modular, look like they can go from like Tierra del Fuego to Nova Scotia, and are usually quick as hell. But for a medium-sized boy like myself, they are often intimidatingly tall....
22:26 2019-08-27

My Buddy Wheels: ride-on cuddly bikes for kids | Martin Love Whether it’s a dinosaur, unicorn or little pony, these soft balance bikes are guaranteed to get your children up and ridingMy Buddy WheelsAges 2 to 3 year olds Price £70, available late June, halfords.comWhether it’s on scooters or space hoppers, roundabouts or roller skates, kids love nothing more ...
08:52 2019-06-16

Triumph Mumbai Dealer Demo Bikes On Sale With Hefty Discounts Triumph Motorcycle India's Mumbai dealer is offering its demo bike line-up to potential customers at heavy discounts. The bikes range from the Triumph Bonneville T100, Street Twin, Street Triple,......
00:26 2019-07-17

Cycle hire firms urged to help clear dumped bikes from canals Trust says it is recovering 100 bikes a year – docked, dockless, even electric – in London aloneHundreds of dockless bikes are being dumped into canals and rivers and most operators are unwilling to help clean up the mess, the body responsible for the UK’s waterways has complained.The Canal and Rive...
15:52 2019-07-21

Google Maps now lets you combine subway directions with cabs and bikes There are few applications a city dweller will use as much as Google Maps, but for all its utility, the app doesn’t often account for the multitudinous possibilities of city transit. Sure, Google can tell me how long it would take me to travel via subway, cab, or bike, but any New Yorker knows getti...
22:52 2019-08-27

How Geeky Mechanics Use Motion Capture to Design Perfect-Fitting Bikes We ride bikes not just because they’re fun, but because they’re efficient. They enable us to use our body power to propel us forward far faster than our pathetic, floppy feet ever could. Efficiency, though, is only as good as the fit.Read more......
23:00 2019-07-22

Bike to Work Week: Are e-bikes the answer to health, traffic and environmental issues? E-bike sales are booming while regular bikes aren't doing to hot. Trek says its the company's fastest growing segment.        ...
14:33 2019-05-21

Juiced Bikes CrossCurrent X electric bike review: The complete commuter experience Electric bikes are a fun method of commuting to work and there are some affordable options. After a month with the CrossCurrent X, it is clear that Juiced Bikes offers a complete commuter experience at less than $2,500....
03:39 2019-08-28

Cyclist who underwent 10 operations after being crushed by lorry says London roads are too dangerous for bikes A student who underwent almost six months of hospital treatment following a cycle crash today urged riders to be more safety conscious — and called for more to be done to protect them....
11:26 2019-07-23

Uber, Bird loses bid for U.S. tariff relief on Chinese-made bikes, scooters The U.S. Trade Representative's Office rejected Uber Technologies Inc's request for relief from 25% tariffs imposed on Chinese-made electric bicycles, according to a May 29 letter....
22:52 2019-06-13

BMW Motorrad & Harley-Davidson Mumbai Dealers Offer Discounts On Demo Bikes After the Triumph dealer in Mumbai announced offers on its demo motorcycles, the BMW Motorrad and Harley-Davidson dealerships have also listed their demo bikes for sale. BMW Motorrad's Mumbai dealer,......
00:26 2019-07-17

Peloton is selling tons of bikes, but the biggest risk to its IPO may be the looming music industry While Peloton is generating close to $1 billion in annual revenue, it faces a $150 million lawsuit against the music industry and a complex royalty system....
22:26 2019-08-28

Power Struggle at Rich Energy Continues as It's Accused of Stiffing Whyte Bikes $45,000 Rich Energy, the mysterious British energy-drink company plastered across the Haas Formula One Team’s cars, is having quite the week. From a later-refuted statement that it would end its Haas partnership over “poor performance” and “PC attitude,” to an apparent power struggle within the company, th...
22:26 2019-07-12

Uber unveils brand new Jump electric scooters and swappable batteries for bikes Uber launched its Jump scooter rental service in October, with Xiaomi delivering the actual scooters that are one tap away if available in your city. But Uber has partnered with a different company for a second version of the Jump scooter, which will be available this month in various US markets. D...
11:26 2019-06-13

London, England pushing cargo bikes in effort to reduce congestion, pollution The push follows London's establishment of its Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) to help reduce the high levels of vehicle pollution recorded on its streets....
13:39 2019-08-09

Uber’s $24.99 monthly subscription pass covers rides, bikes, scooters, and food deliveries Frequent Uber customers in San Francisco and Chicago might want to try out Uber’s new subscription pass that combines all of the company’s offerings into a single deal. We’re looking at discounted Uber rides, access to Jump electric scooters and bikes, as well as free Uber Eats del...
13:13 2019-07-24

Uber tests monthly subscription service combining rides, eats, bikes & scooters Many people seem to have monthly subscriptions to various things like the gym or a streaming service like Netflix well now Uber is testing out their own monthly service. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
05:13 2019-07-25

UK's top prosecutor Max Hill lashes out at people 'dumping hire bikes in middle of paths' The country's top prosecutor has told users of hire bikes to "wise up" and to stop blocking the way of disabled pedestrians by dumping their cycles in the middle of the pavement....
12:00 2019-08-27

Everything You Need to Know About Smart TVs With smart TVs available at lower-than-ever prices, you might be wondering if it's worth investing in one. We try to break the jargon for you and help you decide....
19:26 2019-07-24

5G and smart cities: everything you need to know After years of anticipation, 5G networks are finally here, promising to propel us into a new era of connectivity.Offering a major step-up from 4G networks, 5G offers huge upgrades in terms of speed and latency, giving you the ability to download an HD quality film in seconds, as well as being able t...
16:13 2019-06-12

Why Your Next Car Should Be a Smart Hybrid Smart Hybrid from Maruti Suzuki is an excellent choice for new car owners. Smart hybrid cars offer better fuel efficiency, increase in performance, reduced emissions and excellent driveability....
17:00 2019-09-12

Smart Watch Mi Band 2 Mi Band 2 Product Description The new version of Mi Band 2 has an OLED-display and a touch panel, which will make more information available to you. You can find out the detailed information about the covered distance, time, heart rate, body temperature and many other useful data with just one touc...
18:00 2019-05-21

10 best Smart TV apps for your Samsung TV Your new Samsung TV may look great in your living room, but it's the Samsung TV apps and services you can find on its smart TV platform that are going to define what you're watching and how you go about it.Samsung Smart TVs have had a substantial upgrade this last year, thanks to the new S...
17:52 2019-08-16

The smart money is hedging against the US Wall Street is giddy about the possibility that the Federal Reserve could lower interest rates as soon as July. The S&P 500 traded at an all-time trading high Thursday. But some experts think it's time investors look outside the United States....
19:26 2019-06-21

What is a smart city and how does one plan for it? Cities around the globe are expected to continue to attract an ever increasing portion of the world’s population. By 2050, more than two thirds of us will live in urban areas according to a 2018 research from the United Nations. By 2030, the world is projected to have 43 megacities with more ...
16:13 2019-07-09

The Very Best Smart Home Gadgets The first smart home gadgets from a few years ago weren’t actually very smart, but times have changed, and there’s now plenty of good reasons to upgrade your vacuum cleaner, microwave, and even your sound system, with a bit of AI-enhanced smarts.Read more......
10:00 2019-08-29

Here's The Best Smart Scale Deal We've Ever Seen If you want to keep track of your summer weight loss goals, the new model of Anker’s ultra-popular Bluetooth smart scale is on sale today for just $20 right now with promo code EUFYSLC1, the best price we’ve ever seen on a smart scale from a major brand....
22:13 2019-06-19

How Many of Your Smart Gadgets Can Actually Get a Virus? You might have noticed the brouhaha over the since-deleted Samsung tweet advising users to run antivirus scans on their smart TVs—but is such a malware attack possible? Just how many of your smart home gadgets are vulnerable to viruses in the same way that your laptop might be? We called in the expe...
18:52 2019-06-27

What Will Smart Homes Look Like 10 Years From Now? It’s 6 A.M., and the alarm clock is buzzing earlier than usual. It’s not a malfunction: the smart clock scanned your schedule and adjusted because you’ve got that big presentation first thing in the morning. Your shower automatically turns on and warms to your preferred 103°F. ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Infinix Smart 3 Plus Review Can the Infinix Smart 3 Plus rise above the competition with its appealing design, triple rear cameras, and affordable price of just Rs. 6,999? We find out in our review....
17:13 2019-05-27

The best smart speakers 2019: which one should you buy? There was a time when many of us weren't sure whether the 'smart home' would really take off, but then smart speakers came along and everything changed. Smart speakers now dominate the smart home market. According to the latest stats, they're now owned by one in six American...
16:26 2019-06-19

Lenovo Smart Tab P10 Review Some people may have reservations about picking an Android tablet over anything else, especially given how fewer and fewer companies are releasing new models. When you have competing iPads, Windows 10 slates, and even Chromebooks, it really makes you wonder what can be done to make Android tablets i...
16:00 2019-05-21

How much does your smart speaker cost to run? We're leaving more and more devices plugged in 24/7, all silently consuming power while they wait to do our bidding. But how much power are they using?...
22:00 2019-08-11

All we know about the ambitious OnePlus smart TV Last September, OnePlus told us it’s planning to launch a smart TV in 2019. According to the company’s announcement in August, it’ll unveil the TV in India later this month and it’ll be called the OnePlus TV (shocking!). Apart from this, it has spilled the beans on many aspects of its ambitious offe...
06:00 2019-09-14

If Computers Are So Smart, How Come They Can’t Read? Deep learning excels at learning statistical correlations, but lacks robust ways of understanding how the meanings of sentences relate to their parts....
14:00 2019-09-11

New Philips Hue smart bulbs don't need a hub The Philips Hue light bulb lineup is often recognized as the best smart lighting you can buy for your house. But if you're new to the smart home game, there's one catch: you need a hub to set up and control everything, which means an extra up-front c......
23:26 2019-06-27

Green: 'Not smart' to think Warriors' run over After falling to the Raptors in the NBA Finals, Warriors stars Draymond Green and Stephen Curry expressed confidence that the team's dominant run isn't over just yet....
09:52 2019-06-14

Upgrade to Smart LED Bulbs For Just $8 Each Cree is, rather quietly, one of the biggest LED manufacturers in the world, and now they’ll sell you smart light bulbs for just $8 a pop, down from the usual $12.Read more......
23:00 2019-08-01

Smart is the first car brand to switch to an all-EV lineup Smart has touted electric models in its lineup for years, but they've usually been secondary to the gas and diesel models. Now, however, the EVs have the spotlight to themselves. The Daimler badge has revealed the EQ Fortwo and EQ Forfour, both of......
22:39 2019-09-06

How to build a smart dorm room Make the most of your small space with smart home appliances! Here's how to build your very own smart dorm room.       ...
04:13 2019-08-06

Are smart speakers really safe for children? Smart speakers with A.I. assistants are constantly listening to the world around them, waiting for commands while soaking in whatever dialogue is within earshot—some of which is actually screened by employees at Google and Amazon. Unfortunately, that means Alexa, Google Assistant and Sir...
20:26 2019-07-22

Best Buy now sells smart gym equipment for the home The electronics retailer has started selling workout equipment, including indoor cycling bikes, compression recovery systems and connected treadmills.       ...
22:52 2019-06-18

When smart devices watch you, what do they do with the data? Smart devices can work miracles, obeying your every command. They may transmit everything about you to a programmer in a city you’ve never heard of.       ...
20:26 2019-06-20

Can This Smart Pillow Help Your Resolve to Meditate? A cushy new service links meditation guidance, custom music and a smart pillow that soothingly pulses to the beats and creates an “immersive at-home experience.” We try it out....
22:26 2019-07-24

I Reset the Dumb GE Smart Lightbulb I’ve spent most of my day thinking about the video going around describing the absurd, 12-part process that’s required to reset GE C-Life smart bulbs. So I bought some and performed the Sisyphean ritual myself.Read more......
22:52 2019-06-20

Pampers gets into smart diapers with Lumi The smart diaper wars have truly begun. Today, Pampers unveiled Lumi, an all-in-one connected system that includes two activity sensors for diapers, a Logitech camera fashioned into a Wi-Fi baby monitor and an app that wraps everything together. It f......
16:13 2019-07-18

You Can Outsmart the "Smart Money" Crowd This chart from our May Elliott Wave Financial Forecast shows you a setup that speaks volumes about the next move in the stock market: Large Specs' current net-short position in VIX futures....
14:39 2019-05-21

Your next smart speaker might save your life The typical consumer who owns at least one smart speaker in their home might use it for helpful tasks that make the mundanity of daily life a little easier. They might ask the speaker to turn on the lights, play music or share the weather report. Little conveniences that save a bit of time over the ...
02:52 2019-06-20

The smart moves for Destiny 2 continue. The smart moves for Destiny 2 continue. Starting this fall, Bungie will be converting all of the Eververse armor (the stuff you buy with real money) into Universal Ornaments that can be added to the armor you earn, allowing you to customize gear without worrying about Eververse perks. More on that (...
00:13 2019-06-20

Think setting up a smart home is too much hassle? Think again Sponsored by RACV The idea of automating your home is attractive to many people, but the perception that it’s both complex and costly can understandably be off-putting. It’s common to regard smart home technology as the abode of the rich, who can afford expensive home installations, or...
05:39 2019-08-02

This is one smart device that every urban home could use Living in a dense urban environment brings many startup-fuelled conveniences, be it near instant delivery of food — or pretty much whatever else you fancy — to a whole range of wheels that can be hopped on (or into) to whisk you around at the tap of an app. But the biggest problem afflic...
00:52 2019-05-26

The smart money: PCP deals vs used cars PCPs may rule in showrooms, but buying used is smarter. We've picked second hand alternatives to every kind of new car No one buys new cars any more – at least not with their own money. Apparently the smart people invest their hard-earned in a Personal Contract Purchase (PCP), which allows them to ...
06:39 2019-08-25

The best smart home sensors for Alexa By Jennifer Pattison Tuohy This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to smart home sens......
17:39 2019-08-18

Casio PRO TREK SMART WSD-F30 Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and Controls | Functionality, processor, performance | Activity tracking | Connectivity and multimedia | Battery life | ConclusionThe vast majority of Wear OS smartwatches follow a similar strategy. Most of them favor casual-looking designs that make them sui...
16:00 2019-05-21

CHEAP: Binge into oblivion with $1,000 off an LG 4K smart TV Game of Thrones just ended this week, but that doesn’t mean your (TV) watch should end. And if you’re looking for a swanky 4K smart TV, we’ve got just the deal for you. LG’s OLED65C9PUA Class 2019 model has a massive $1,000 discount, now priced at just $2,499. The TV has a massive 65-inch 4K UHD scr...
16:26 2019-05-21

"Smart City of Surveillance": Chips with Everything Leyland Cecco and Lilian Edwards join Jordan Erica Webber to talk about the latest delays in plans to build a smart neighbourhood in Toronto. Continue reading......
09:00 2019-06-24

Add a Smart Lock to Your Existing Deadbolt For $99 August’s third generation Smart Lock lets you lock and unlock your door from using your phone, and you can get the silver model for just $99 today, the same price we saw on Black Friday,...
17:13 2019-05-21

These smart shorts tell you how to improve your workout Wearable technology has made big strides in recent years, from fitness trackers and smartwatches to shoes that vibrate to give you directions, tops that soak up air pollution, and a jacket that doubles as a solar-powered phone charger. Levi's and Tommy Hilfiger are among the brands getting in on the...
13:26 2019-08-23

Google Assistant can now control GE’s smart microwaves GE's lineup of connected microwaves can now be controlled by the Google Assistant. Owners can use voice commands to set their microwave and perform basic functions like starting, pausing, stopping or adding time. The microwaves also have a "scan-to-c......
23:13 2019-05-29

The Byton M-Byte isn't just a car – it's a 'smart device on wheels' "We called it a ‘smart EV’, and that was really the vision that we had – to build a kind of digital living space," Dr Daniel Kirchert, CEO of electric car startup Byton, tells TechRadar at GreenTech Festival in Berlin. "A smart device on wheels."Byton whipped the wraps off its f...
20:39 2019-05-28

California wants to stop your smart gadgets from eavesdropping on you As privacy concerns grow regarding the information tech giants collect on users, California lawmakers have introduced a bill that would limit how recordings are collected by manufacturers of smart speakers and digital assistants.Republican Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham introduced the Anti-Eavesdropp...
21:52 2019-05-29

How to turn your dorm room into a smart 'home' Please enjoy this guide to the best dorm room gear, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school series. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and dorm gear -- we went big on tips and buying......
03:00 2019-08-15

Smart speakers could spark another game revolution With the financial clout of Amazon laser-focused on making a voice-activated future a reality, the prospects for the audio games sector sound promising.Read More...
00:39 2019-08-03

Altice's smart speaker uses Alexa to control your TV set-top box You probably don't associate cable giant Altice USA with the cutting edge of smart home technology, but it's determined to change your mind. The company has unveiled a smart speaker, the Amplify, that can serve as a complement to your existing cable......
21:13 2019-08-07

Damn: The Kid From ‘Smart House’ Got Hot But Now He’s Not Hot Again, You Just Missed The Window If you’re a ’90s kid who grew up on a healthy diet of Disney Channel Original Movies, you might want to sit down, because we’ve got some pretty major news for you. The kid from Smart House got hot, but now he’s not hot again—you just missed the window....
17:26 2019-07-23

Teen claims to tweet from her smart fridge – but did she really? A Twitter user’s claim to have tweeted from a kitchen appliance went viral but experts have cast doubtA resourceful teenager appeared to have taken the rise of increasingly powerful smart home devices to its logical conclusion – tweeting from her family’s smart fridge after her mother confiscated he...
23:26 2019-08-16

Walk the line: 10 of the best smart sandals for men – in pictures Elevated footwear is the key to a smart casual summer look. Neutral shades and simple lines will work with most things already in your wardrobe – and they won’t have gone out of style by the time the next heatwave hits Continue reading......
19:00 2019-07-23

Lenovo’s Smart Clock becomes a more capable home hub The Lenovo Smart Clock already won Best of CES 2019 and earned our approval, but it's not done adding features. Today, Google announced a few welcomed updates that bring the device more in line with the Google Home Hub....
01:13 2019-08-23

‘Very Smart People,’ but a Keyless Car’s Downside Killed Them A couple with careers in academia and science died of carbon-monoxide poisoning. A second congressional bill has been introduced to mandate safety features....
17:26 2019-06-28

How to be a smart investor when the stock market is confusing Investing is about being mostly right. Warren Buffett has amassed a fortune by being patient and investing in companies that don’t always perform.       ...
17:39 2019-08-07

This smart personal air conditioner that raised over $1M on Indiegogo is now $70 off This personal smart air conditioner is the answer to a bunch of cooling problems — and right now, you can save $70 off the price (an over 25 percent savings), just $199 from TNW Deals....
17:39 2019-06-01

Smart cities need to take people with disabilities into account from the get-go As technology and urban design march into the future, more and more urban centers will begin looking like the “smart cities” science fiction began promising us many decades ago: City infrastructure that talks to cars, cars that talk to each other, sensors everywhere, high-speed wireless communicatio...
19:13 2019-08-07

TCL P8, P8S, P8E Series Smart AI TVs with 4K Display Launched in India TCL has new line-up of 4K AI smart TVs in India that falls under the P8, P8S, and P8E series, all of which run on Android Pie and feature Google Assistant integration....
20:13 2019-08-03

LG SM9000 NanoCell 65-inch 4K HDR Smart TV Review LG's recent TV launches in India includes the premium SM9000, which is available in two sizes - 55-inch and 65-inch. We review the 65-inch variant of this high-end LED TV range....
18:13 2019-08-17

Let's get smart casual: 10 of the best men's polo shirts – in pictures Whether you’re dressing it up with a suit or dressing it down with shorts, the polo shirt is the perfect versatile piece for any wardrobe. Continue reading......
11:52 2019-06-03

OnePlus confirms it’s launching a smart TV in September Chinese phone brand OnePlus announced today that it will launch a smart TV next month, and it’s called the OnePlus TV (color me shocked). The smartphone maker didn’t provide any other detail regarding the device, but said it’ll follow its “burden-less” design philosophy: The OnePlus TV is an extensi...
07:00 2019-08-14

Back stiffness limiting Tiger; 'best to be smart' Tiger Woods spent most of the back nine of his pro-am round Wednesday just chipping and putting as he experienced stiffness and soreness during his early-morning warm-up....
20:26 2019-08-07

Why Samsung’s virus scans for smart TVs are a UX disaster Samsung was lambasted and mocked in the press and on social media yesterday, after the company tweeted a reminder to owners of its smart TVs to periodically run virus scans on their panels – along with a video demonstration of how to go about it. Let’s point and laugh at Samsung for a bit: for anyon...
15:00 2019-06-18

Seven Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Philips Hue Smart Lights No contemporary smart home is complete without smart lighting. And while smart light switches might be a better choice for your situation than smart bulbs, Philips Hue smart bulbs are well established, and thus are easy to incorporate with other smart products in unique and interesting ways....
04:00 2019-06-22

Ex-RB 'He Hate Me' Smart found safe, police say Former Eagles and Panthers running back Rod Smart has been found safe, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday, after he was reported missing in South Carolina....
02:26 2019-06-19

Google's Smart Compose Is Shitty And Definitely Evil Not satisfied with foisting predictive text and Smart Replies upon an unsuspecting public, Google rolled out a new Smart Compose feature for mobile Gmail two months ago that, like your significant other interrupting you, storms right ahead and puts words in your mouth. Like so:...
00:00 2019-06-14

Start your Monday smart: What's happening this week Iran pushes uranium limit. 2020 Democrats debate. The world remembers Stonewall. El Chapo gets sentenced. G20 leaders meet. Michael Avenatti does on trial. 'Apollo 11' blasts off on CNN. Here's what the next six days will bring....
23:00 2019-06-23

Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi launches its first smart TV Looks like Xiaomi's sub-brand Redmi is challenging OnePlus and Honor in the smart TV department. Redmi CEO Lu Weibing has revealed the brand's first TV, along with the Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro at an event in Beijing. The company's smart TV debut i......
16:39 2019-08-30

Florida man parks Smart car in kitchen so it won’t blow away Patrick Eldridge parked his Smart Car in his Florida home because he was afraid Hurricane Dorian would blow it away. / Courtesy: Jessica Eldridge via NBC News JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It started as a light-hearted challenge between a Florida couple, can a Smart car fit into their kitchen? The answe...
18:13 2019-09-05

The Dash-Smart Wireless Bluetooth Earphones The world’s first smart wireless bluetooth earphones are now on market with built in 1000 songs memory as well as body sensors like heartbeat and other movements tracker. The Dash consists of a couple of wireless and isolated stereo earpieces. It is not just a wireless bluetooth earphone but it is a...
18:26 2019-05-21

dbell: Smart Wireless Wi-Fi Video Doorbell dbell, the smart video doorbell enables you to check who is at the door from your smartphone. You can monitor it from your tablet, PC or TV. Every time when a visitor press the doorbell the wireless and Wi-Fi connected dbell lets you answer the door. It is a high quality solution for security and al...
18:26 2019-05-21

Who's controlling your toothbrush? How and why to secure your smart home Toothbrushes, beds, ovens, lightbulbs, toasters – if it exists in your home, a company somewhere will have put a chip in it. The idea of a smart home is very appealing – all your devices connected  and controllable via an app – but many of the ‘smart’ devices ...
20:52 2019-05-21

Best Buy will dedicate store space to 'smart' gym equipment Best Buy thinks it might have another way to remain relevant in the face of online shopping: diving head-first into smart fitness technology that often benefits from hands-on time. The big-box retailer has launched a fitness initiative that includes......
17:00 2019-06-18

New Smart Glass Alerts Police if There's a Break-In With hundreds of office towers, hospitals, schools, retail and residential buildings as customers, View aims to upend the traditional window industry with its smart windows....
14:13 2019-07-23

When smart devices pass secrets to the police It may crackdown on crime — and privacy, too. That's if German police get powers to seize personal data on smart devices. Germany's discussing plans that are already a reality in the USA....
22:13 2019-06-14

Armani dress code: Smart casual Stars Alexander Skarsgard, Richard Madden and Samuel L. Jackson attend the Giorgio Armani show in Milan. (June 18)        ...
16:39 2019-06-18

Facelifted Smart EQ ForTwo and EQ ForFour unveiled News 4 Sep, 2019 Cosmetically revised versions of the all-electric Smart EQ ForTwo and ForFour have been revealed ahead of this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show...
04:13 2019-09-05

Fatherhood 101 With Very Smart Brothas and the Dads of The Root! Father’s Day is right around the corner and the one thing the men of VSB and The Root know how to do is procreate. It’s a talent really. Since we all love our children and love being parents, we decided to come together, talk about what fatherhood looks like and offer some tips for those considering...
20:52 2019-06-15

New McLaren contract is smart move for Norris Formula One rookie Lando Norris greeted the announcement of his McLaren contract extension on Tuesday by saying he might buy himself a suit. And maybe a smart shirt as well....
03:39 2019-07-10

Smart lights of the future are coming to help boost your Wi-Fi One day in the not-too-distant future you could be connecting to the web via your lighting fixtures rather than your router – potentially extending your broadband internet into rooms and on to floors where it was previously unable to reach.Signify (the maker of the Philips Hue smart lights) h...
13:26 2019-06-21

Your smart speaker could tell if you're experiencing cardiac arrest Cardiac arrest frequently happens at home, and victims don't always have someone around to call for help. Your smart speaker might one day fill that role, though. University of Washington researchers have crafted a proof-of-concept AI that can detec......
19:39 2019-06-19

The best smart sprinkler controller is finally on sale again The Rachio 3 Smart Sprinkler Controller is the best smart sprinkler controller we've ever tested and it's on sale for its second-lowest price ever.       ...
00:13 2019-06-13

This ‘smart’ toilet can predict heart failure Doctors are looking to nip heart failure in the butt. Engineers at the Rochester Institute of Technology have invented a groundbreaking toilet seat that can monitor cardio activity — and predict congestive heart failure. Because heart-failure patients are notoriously bad at monitoring their health o...
21:13 2019-05-22

Google getting out of the tablet game was inevitable (and smart) Yesterday afternoon, Google's hardware division made an unusually forthcoming announcement: the company will no longer build its own tablets. Instead, it will focus all its efforts on laptops. Given that Google released the Pixel Slate (its first Chr......
20:26 2019-06-21

Check out the smart new way iOS 13 manages Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections on the iPhone iOS 13, which is now available to anyone with a developer account, packs quite a few new features, some of which were shown off during Apple’s keynote, as well as plenty of additional changes that Apple made to its iPhone operating system that were never addressed on the stage. One of them con...
02:26 2019-06-05

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tweeted last week to say that her mother had barred......
14:13 2019-08-16

Smart homes are becoming more popular. Here's how to make sure yours is working Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Apple HomePod are increasingly popular. Here are some tips to making sure your smart home devices are working properly.       ...
00:00 2019-09-15

IKEA to "invest significantly" in its smart home future Recently, IKEA teamed up with Sonos to launch a pair of smart home products – the Symfonisk lamp speaker and Symfonisk bookshelf speaker – but the Swedish furniture giant isn’t going to stop there.In a public announcement, IKEA has revealed that its smart home division (cal...
07:39 2019-08-19

Moscow wants to be a model smart city; this is how they plan to achieve it The concept of smart cities is a well trodden one and has been at the core of the expansion of some of the world’s big megalopolises. Moscow, however, rarely comes to mind when thinking about technology, primarily because Russia is often considered to have a significant tech presence - u...
03:26 2019-08-15

Facelifted Smart EQ ForTwo and EQ ForFour unveiled at Frankfurt News 9 Sep, 2019 Cosmetically revised versions of the all-electric Smart EQ ForTwo and ForFour have been revealed at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show...
19:13 2019-09-09

'Very Smart' Kim Knows N. Korea Must Give Up Nukes: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Monday praised North Korean leader as a "very smart" man who is aware that he has to give up nuclear weapons to develop his country....
09:26 2019-05-27

Dumb Starbucks Man Makes Smart Decision to Drop Out Welcome to the final edition of Dumb Starbucks Man, the series where we examine the very dumb things that Howard Schultz keeps saying as he pretends to run for president, or in this case drops out of the running for president....
18:13 2019-09-06

High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
23:13 2019-05-21

Focals smart glasses put Google Fit data on your face North's Focals smart glasses can put important data in your eyeline from the gym to the board room. The glasses can sync with Google Fit and Google Slides as a part of recent software updates announced by the company....
11:52 2019-05-23

Huawei's Android alternative powers Honor's first smart TV Huawei has unveiled its Honor brand's first smart TV, which is also the first product powered by the Android alternative the company launched at its developer conference. As the controversial manufacturer explained, HarmonyOS is aimed at IoT devices......
23:26 2019-08-10

Blu Smart To Increase Mahindra eVerito Fleet To 500 Cars Blu Smart, India's first all-electric taxi service, plans to add 500 Mahindra eVerito electric sedans by April 2020. The start-up has flagged off the first 70 Mahindra eVerito across Delhi, Gurugram,......
15:13 2019-06-04

Kettlebell Connect – a smart way to train with weights (if you can afford it) The way it swaps between six different weight levels is clever, not least because it’s all done at the touch of a button. But it comes at a heart-pumpingly prohibitive costI like a kettlebell. Even the word “kettlebell” is nice. It’s like the alarm I have on my phone that reminds me it’s time for te...
16:26 2019-05-21

Samsung delays its Galaxy Home smart speaker to Q3 Samsung has delayed the release of its Galaxy Home speaker. The Bixby-powered device should be on shelves sometime between July and September. Official confirmation of the delay shouldn't be too much of a surprise, as Samsung previously told Engadget......
18:13 2019-06-04

TP-Link won't be supporting HomeKit in its Smart Plug Mini after all TP-Link will not be updating their popular Kasa Smart Plug Mini to support Apple's HomeKit, according to the product's FAQ page. The networking brand had previously announced support for Apple's smart home framework at CES back in January, with plans......
02:00 2019-08-13

This 'Smart' Light Bulb Video Is the Most Ridiculous Thing We've Ever Seen People of the 20th century imagined that Americans of the future would be zipping around in flying cars and jetpacks. Instead, we’ve got a plummeting life expectancy, the rise of measles, and even a resurgence of concentration camps on U.S. soil.Read more......
16:39 2019-06-20

LG smart refrigerator used for tweeting by teen whose mom banned electronics A teenager who claims her mother took her electronics away seemingly resorted to what might be the last imaginable place to tweet from: a refrigerator....
13:52 2019-08-14

If you're looking for an iPhone XS or XR Smart Battery Case, you shouldn't get it from Apple Apple is known for often favouring convenience and functionality over what might generally be regarded as a stylish hardware design, but even by those standards, the company's official iPhone smart battery cases seem... unnecessarily ugly. Nonetheless, the latest models might be selling like hotcake...
22:39 2019-05-31

Apple already the No. 3 smart glasses player without a product, says survey Digi-Capital and Augmented World Expo dish out a bevy of takeaways in a research report on augmented reality and smartglasses, but they didn't quite expect Apple to be cited as a player even though it doesn't have a product....
23:00 2019-05-29

Deal: Save over $60 on Google's Nest Hub smart display The Google Nest Hub, formerly known as Home Hub, is quite expensive for a smart speaker, that's why the search giant is calling it a smart display. Having a large 7-inch display enables Google Nest Hub users to take advantage of extra functionality that standard smart speakers don't offer, including...
05:52 2019-06-01

This affordable smart robot vacuum is at an incredible low price right now Robot vacuums can help keep your floors looking spick and span this fall, and right now you can save on one of our favorite smart models, the Ecovacs Deebot N79S.       ...
23:39 2019-09-11

Amazon Echo vs Google Home: which is the smart speaker for you? If you're in the market for a smart speaker, then you're going to have to weigh up the Amazon Echo vs Google Home question: how do you split two of the best devices out there? Well, hopefully we can help.As you would expect from two of the biggest names in tech, the Amazon Echo and the Goo...
20:26 2019-05-29

XFL’s Rod ‘He Hate Me’ Smart found safe in South Carolina Rod Smart — aka “He Hate Me” — has been “found safe” in South Carolina, according to police. The former XFLer and NFL running back had been missing for nearly a week after vanishing on June 12. He was apparently located on Tuesday afternoon, though it’s unclear how or w...
04:00 2019-06-19

Color-changing smart skin gets an upgrade thanks to chameleons Color-changing smart skin is nothing new, but scientists have had a hard time working out the kinks. Current smart skin is fragile and buckles after being exposed to varying temperatures. To help remedy that problem, scientists turned to analyzing de......
14:26 2019-09-12

Away’s Aluminum Edition ‘smart’ suitcase is beautiful, but not worth the ca$h If there was an incredibly niche contest for the most Instagrammed suitcase — which, in a perfect world, there would be — that award would have to go to Away.  Away has almost half a million IG followers, and for good reason — their smart cases are pretty, minimal, and come in very aesthetically-ple...
08:26 2019-07-23

Snap unveils third generation of Spectacles smart glasses When it comes to wearable cameras, Snap is hoping that the third time is the charm. The parent company of disappearing-photo app Snapchat on Tuesday unveiled the latest iteration of its Spectacles smart glasses — which will now let users record photos and video in 3D. The frames will let users apply...
21:13 2019-08-13

Smart & Final changes on US$340m loan could mean losses for banks NEW YORK, June 18 (LPC) - A US$340m term loan backing Apollo Global Management’s purchase of supermarket chain Smart & Final priced on Tuesday morning but not before lead banks added a series of changes to the loan after failing to attract enough investors under the original terms, sources said....
22:26 2019-06-18

The Smart Home Is Finally Coming For Our Ceiling Fans Everything you can buy for your home, from light switches to refrigerators, are smart now, but ceiling fans have always been weirdly underrepresented in the smart home market. A few minor players aside, the category basically begins and ends with Big Ass Fans’ expensive (but gorgeous) Haiku. A new K...
02:13 2019-08-15

Dish will install your smart home gadgets for a flat fee Dish is having another go at the smart home. The satellite TV provider has been offering smart technology installation services to its own customers for years, but today it launches OnTech, a service that will set up a whole range of devices for you,......
17:00 2019-06-18

Lenovo's Smart Clock Makes Snoozing Alarms Fun Again In today’s world, it feels like every company is trying to spruce up old tech with the power of the internet. We got smart locks, smart lights, smart vacuums, so why not a smart alarm clock? But with so many people opting to set alarms on their phones rather than manage yet one more device, what’s t...
17:01 2019-06-03

June promises to fix smart ovens that are preheating accidentally As convenient as smart ovens can be, they also introduce their own hassles -- namely, technical hiccups. June plans to update the software for its signature oven after multiple reports of the devices accidentally preheating overnight. CEO Matt Van......
03:00 2019-08-15

With Roomba s9+ and Braava Jet m6, iRobot becomes a smart home maker It would suffice to say that iRobot has all but nailed the autonomous floor cleaning robot, but after seeing its brand-new Roomba s9+ and Braava Jet m6 devices, it’s clear that this is just the beginning for the 29-year-old company.With these two new robots, iRobot is not only focused on incr...
08:39 2019-05-29

4K TV deal at Walmart: TCL's 65-inch Roku smart TV gets a $580 price cut If you're still looking for Memorial Day prices on 4K TVs, then you've come to the right place. Walmart has the TCL 65-inch 4K smart TV on sale for $719.99. That's a massive $580 discount and the lowest price we've seen for the top-rated TV that has the Roku experience built-in. ...
17:00 2019-05-28

Firefly 2+ is a smart and stylish vape for cannabis connoisseurs The Firefly 2 turned more than a few heads when it was released back in 2016. Lighter, sleeker and smarter than its clunky and cumbersome predecessor, it felt like the future of cannabis consumption. But in the following three years, the world turned......
20:13 2019-07-04

LG's smart fridge also makes crystal-clear ice for cocktails No $14 cocktail would be complete without those baseball-sized ice spheres that can chill your drink without diluting it beyond recognition. LG has unveiled a WiFi-enabled smart fridge that can turn your boring kitchen into your neighborhood speakeas......
13:13 2019-08-29

Exploring the dark underbelly of smart home technology This past holiday season, AI-powered devices like the Amazon Echo and Google Home were among the hottest gifts across any product category – a trend that speaks to the rising popularity and acceptance of smart home technology in the U.S. But as innocuous as it all seems on the surface, does a ...
22:00 2019-05-22

New Smart EQ Fortwo and Forfour begin brand’s EV future Updated two and four-seat city cars are now electric-only, with styling and technology upgrades Smart has become the first mass market manufacturer to go electric-only with the new EQ Fortwo and Forfour, revealed ahead of their Frankfurt motor show public debut next week.  The updated EQ models are...
03:52 2019-09-05

Only way Mets should trade Jacob deGrom: ‘The smart play’ CLEVELAND — An agent named Brodie Van Wagenen used the megaphone that was this event last year — media day when reporters receive extended access to every All-Star — to make the biggest noise of the event: Pay my client, Jacob deGrom, or trade him. Van Wagenen was seeking leverage he did not have. T...
01:39 2019-07-09

Bose's smart and affordable Home Speaker 300 is now available in Australia Bose entered the smart speaker market a tad late, beginning with last year's Home Speaker 500. However, it launched with a price tag of $600 in Australia, making it one of the most expensive options around – after all, you could pick up a Google Home or Amazon Echo for under $200. Heck, ...
10:00 2019-08-05

Smart meter delays could mean higher bills for millions Four million homes on prepay gas and electricity meters could see higher bills due to delays in the rollout of smart meters, says the competition watchdog....
12:39 2019-06-07

Sony X95G 55-Inch 4K HDR Smart Android TV Review Sony KD-55X9500G is the most expensive 55-inch LED TV in Sony's current lineup, and promises a lot when it comes to performance and features. We review the new TV to find out if it's worth its Rs.......
19:26 2019-07-08

Tangram Smart Rope – why mess with the zen-like emptiness of skipping? After 15 seconds, my legs are aching and my stomach is complaining. Does this flashy update really improve a six-year-old’s toy?There exists no purer evocation of childhood than the skipping rope. A rope, two handles, hours of fun. Of course, adults have a way of taking the same ingredients and maki...
18:13 2019-07-16

Xiaomi Mi LED Smart Bulb Goes on Open Sale in India at Rs. 1,299 Xiaomi has announced that its Mi LED Smart Bulb is now available to buy for everyone. The smart bulb was originally released via the company's crowdfunding platform in limited quantity in the......
11:39 2019-06-14

Petcube's Bites 2 and Play 2 are smart speakers in disguise Unsurprisingly, most smart-home gadgets are fairly human-centric. But what about all the furbags that live with us? Don't they deserve a little slice of the connected dream? Petcube certainly thinks so. The company has two pet-camera products, the Bi......
21:00 2019-07-15

Expert Recommendations for a Child's First Phone, From Basic to Smart Age shouldn't be the deciding factor in when a child receives a cellphone. Instead, parents should weigh a child's level of maturity and need for a phone....
22:52 2019-08-23

Google’s Nest Hub is the perfect smart screen for my kitchen When Google was briefing a bunch of journalists including me about the Nest Hub at its India launch last week, it described how the smart screen could be useful in various parts of your home. But in my mind, it was clear where this would go – my kitchen. I often carry my phone to the kitchen: to lis...
10:52 2019-08-27

Does having a smart-home make your house harder to sell? Experts weigh in on how your smart-home devices could make your home more difficult to sell. Buzz60’s Tony Spitz has the details.       ...
06:39 2019-08-13

| Mallett: Ref missed 'street-smart' Whitelock infringement Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett says Australian referee Nic Berry missed a vital infringement late in the Super Rugby semi-final in Christchurch....
08:26 2019-07-01

Control4's new hub connects 13,500 smart home devices on one screen Smart home connected devices can control everything from lighting and temperature to security systems and music. But with products from so many different companies, they don't always work together. Control4 wants to change that. Yesterday, it debuted......
00:01 2019-05-25

Using smart watches to monitor your heart could do more harm than good Fitness trackers like the Apple Watch now allow you to detect heart conditions such as atrial fibrillation. That's not always a good thing, says doctor Margaret McCartney...
14:26 2019-07-22

Save Big on Samsung's Fancy "The Frame" Smart TVs, While Supplies Last SAMSUNG 65" Class 4K UHD The Frame QLED Smart TV | $1,798 | WalmartSAMSUNG 55" Class 4K UHD The Frame QLED Smart TV | $1,398 | Walmart SAMSUNG 49" Class 4K UHD The Frame QLED Smart TV | $1,198 | Walmart...
23:13 2019-07-18

Updated Smart Fortwo and Forfour EQ to be revealed in September Smart will use the Frankfurt motor show to reveal upgraded versions its all-electric city cars Smart is readying a facelift for its Fortwo and Forfour, and electric prototypes have been spotted testing ahead of the city cars' Frankfurt motor show debut. The German maker is expected to be using the ...
19:52 2019-08-01

Samsung's new range of Bespoke Fridges are beautiful, but not smart How often do you look at your fridge? Probably not often, you’re thinking. It’s just, sort of, there, isn’t it? But if, like most humans, you consume food on a daily basis, you’re probably going to and from your fridge at least twice daily. It might as well be nice, even ...
15:39 2019-09-05

Save a Few Bucks On Ecobee Smart Thermostats, Today Only While they don’t have the brand recognition of Nest’s learning Thermostat, Ecobee’s smart thermostats one-up their most popular competitor by pairing with wireless remote sensors that you can place elsewhere in your house, giving them a more accurate picture of your home’s overall temperature. Plus,...
08:39 2019-05-22

Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker is still alive, somehow While Samsung's Unpacked event was mostly about the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+, a new S Pen and a Galaxy Book S laptop, plenty of observers expected some news on the fate of Galaxy Home. Samsung announced the smart speaker a year ago, but it's been......
22:39 2019-08-08

LG says smart TVs will gain AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support next week In addition to Samsung and Vizio, LG announced earlier this year that it would be adding support for Apple’s ecosystem to its TV operating system. According to a tweet from LG’s Australian account, the webOS update that adds support for HomeKit and AirPlay 2 will be released next week. Homekit is...
16:52 2019-07-23

Google workers are eavesdropping on your private conversations via its smart speakers The stuff gathered in Google's recordings is startling: Quarrels that may have resulted in violence, explicit bedroom talks, business calls, and more.       ...
18:26 2019-07-11

Nanoleaf's modular light squares can be turned into smart buttons Nanoleaf is launching an upgrade to its Canvas Smarter Kit lights that will let you turn them into buttons to control Apple Homekit devices, all with simply a touch -- and without your smartphone. The new feature, which is dubbed Touch Actions, is go......
17:13 2019-08-01

Windows 10 Gets Smart Keyboards for 10 Indian Languages With May 2019 Update Microsoft has launched smart phonetic keyboards for 10 Indian languages as part of its May 2019 update. The keyboards are available in Hindi, Bangla, Tamil, Marathi, Punjabi, Gujarati, Odia, Telugu,......
16:52 2019-06-17

SmartRent funding heralds new wave in 'smart home' market A producer of "smart home" software that helps landlords cut operating costs such as shuttling keys to waiting maintenance workers or guiding tours for prospective tenants has raised $32 million from Bain Capital Ventures and the owners of nearly 1 million U.S. apartments....
15:52 2019-06-19

Baby's First Smart Diaper: Pampers Takes 'Wearables' to a Whole New Level Pampers is the latest company to jump into trendy, wearable devices with a new "connected care system" called Lumi that tracks babies' activity through a sensor that attaches to diapers....
13:26 2019-07-19

Chainlink launches Mainnet to get data in and out of Ethereum smart contracts Smart contracts promise to take execution of processes and agreements to the Ethereum global computer. There's just one problem: Smart contracts can't talk to the rest of the world. Chainlink wants to solve this, starting today....
22:26 2019-05-30

How Axis went from concept to shipping its Gear smart blinds hardware Axis is selling its first product, the Axis Gear, on Amazon and direct from its own website, but that’s a relatively recent development for the four-year-old company. The idea for Gear, which is a $249.00 ($179.00 as of this writing thanks to a sale) aftermarket conversion gadget to turn almos...
23:00 2019-07-23

Is buying a ‘smart nappy’ really such a clever idea? | Arwa Mahdawi Anxious parents may see the appeal of measuring their baby’s vital signs – but sharing your child’s data with a private company may not be wiseThis week’s instalment of innovations no one was waiting for is brought to you by Pampers, which has announced a “smart nappy” system. Lumi consists of a sen...
11:13 2019-07-24

Wirecutter's best deals: Apple's Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro drops to $80 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals here....
01:52 2019-05-31

Huawei says European smart phones sales up 'in past few days' Huawei smartphone sales in Western Europe have risen "in the past few days" as customers grow more confident the Chinese company will weather U.S. sanctions imposed last month, an executive for the Chinese firm said on Friday....
17:52 2019-06-21

Deal: Apple Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro is half off on Amazon There's no doubt that $150 for a tablet keyboard is a tough pill to swallow even for an Apple product. Of course, there are some cheaper alternatives available on the market, but they can't be compared with Apple's keyboard.The Apple Smart Keyboard is a great accessory if you're typing a lot on your...
09:00 2019-05-31

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes is bubbly and smart, just like Marilyn Monroe Even if you’ve never seen Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, it’d be nearly impossible not to be familiar with its big 11 o’clock number, “Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend.” Marilyn Monroe’s exuberant ode to gold-digging has been homaged, reimagined, and satirized by everyone from Madonna to Moulin Rouge! t...
14:00 2019-07-05

Smart speakers can monitor for cardiac arrest, may help save lives Researchers at the University of Washington developed a tool for smart speakers such as Amazon's Alexa and Google's Home that can monitor people for cardiac arrest while they're sleeping -- and call for help if needed....
18:00 2019-06-19

Monopoly Voice Banking isn’t that smart, but it makes the game tolerable Monopoly is one of the best known board games... and one of the most reviled. Games take forever to finish, and can end in tears or fisticuffs. But that hasn't stopped Hasbro from churning out version after version, with themes ranging from Mario Kar......
17:13 2019-08-01

Google hints its smart speakers will be renamed 'Nest Home' Google made clear that it would apply the Nest name to all its smart home products, but just how would it rename classic products? You now have a better idea. As of this writing, a visit to the Connected Home Accessories section of the Google Store......
04:13 2019-06-22

Amazon Prime Day: the best-selling smart home items from last year While we prepare for Amazon Prime Day 2019 (which starts on July 15), we're taking a look at last year's most popular smart home deals and what we can expect for this year's 48-hour event. Smart home products are always a popular category during the July sale with massive price cuts ...
18:52 2019-07-03

Samsung 55-Inch The Frame TV, Smart 7-in-1 TV Range Launched in India The 32-inch and 40-inch Samsung Smart 7-in-1 TVs are priced in India at Rs. 22,500 and Rs. 33,900 respectively, and the latter will go on sale in India in the fourth week of August....
13:39 2019-08-06

Deal: Google Home smart speaker is on sale for just $70 ($60 off) at Walmart One of the best-selling smart speakers in the US, the Google Home is now discounted at Walmart by almost half. Featuring Google Assistant, the smart speaker can be a powerful helper if you know what to ask it. It can even be paired with a Chromecast if you want to stream movies and shows, using only...
06:52 2019-07-03

Smart travelers keep a lid on currency fees when paying for stuff abroad Whether you pay by credit card or cash abroad, getting the best deal matters. Our experts have advice on how to keep currency fees under control.       ...
14:00 2019-06-18

CHEAP: Show your smart house who’s boss with a Google Home Hub for only $79 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If there’s one downside to using smart speakers, it’s the lack of a screen. As useful as it is to vocally give commands to something, humans are innately visual creatures, and there’s a lot of information we proc...
15:26 2019-07-01

Why Apple's Siri isn't as smart as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Computer scientists have been working on some of their underlying technologies for more than half a century — so why can't Apple make Siri work better? Here's where virtual assistants came from and where they go wrong....
00:00 2019-06-05

Netflix support for Google Nest Hub and other smart displays coming soon Netflix will soon add support for Google Nest Hub and other smart displays. The information comes directly from Google, and although it's not yet official, we're expecting an announcement pretty soon.Despite the fact that Netflix is available on just about any platform that allows streaming, the Goo...
08:52 2019-06-06

Police seek smart doorbell networks to solve crimes Police departments across the U.S. are asking residents to register their security cameras so they can quickly request footage if an incident occurs nearby.       ...
02:26 2019-06-18

Senators want answers from Google over Huawei's cancelled smart speaker Huawei's Google-backed smart speaker might never have seen the light of day, but that isn't stopping politicians from asking questions about it. Republican Senators Josh Hawley, Tom Cotton and Marco Rubio have sent a letter to Google chief Sundar Pi......
21:13 2019-08-07

Philips Hue's New Bluetooth Bulbs Make It Cheaper to Try Out the Best Smart Lights Despite being one of the most popular smart light platforms on the market, one of the disadvantages of Philips’ Hue system is its need for a bridge. That means getting started with Hue tended to cost a bit more than competing platforms, because to control even one light, you needed a hub.Read more.....
19:26 2019-06-27

Your smart speaker could be transformed into an acoustic cyber-weapon by hackers Look around your home – how many smart speakers do you have dotted around? For many of us, smart speakers have become an integral part of our daily lives; as music players, the hub that controls our smart home devices, and as a vessel for voice assistants like Google Assistant, Siri, and Alex...
13:52 2019-08-12

Samsung tweet suggests scanning your smart TV for malware every few weeks This morning a Samsung customer support account tweeted an odd warning that, to prevent malicious software attacks on your smart TV, you should scan it for viruses every few weeks. It even included an instructional video to help you do so. The tweet,......
19:39 2019-06-17

Amazon Echo Show 5 vs Lenovo Smart Clock: which is better in the bedroom? Is there a smart device for every room of your home? Amazon and Lenovo sure hope so. Despite the worries about having always-listening devices sat in your bedroom, both companies have built gadgets for that specific location – the Amazon Echo Show 5 and Lenovo Smart Clock are headed to your b...
17:52 2019-07-09

Magic Leap jumps from office collaboration to smart cities Magic Leap aims to combine the AR worlds of ubiquitous Glass-like cues and HoloLens-like rich visuals in a bid to build a digital overlay onto our cities. For now, its demos show span entertainment and collaboration....
16:00 2019-07-09

Are smart home gyms the future? Companies like FightCamp and Bowflex think so FightCamp offers an interactive library of workouts available via subscription. And the Bowflex Max Trainer cardio machine incorporates artificial intelligence to help you step your home workout game up - literally.       ...
22:39 2019-06-10

UPDATE 1-Smart & Final changes on US$340m loan could mean losses for banks NEW YORK, June 18 (LPC) - A US$340m term loan backing Apollo Global Management’s purchase of supermarket chain Smart & Final priced on Tuesday morning but not before lead banks added a series of changes to the loan after failing to attract enough investors under the original terms, sources said....
00:00 2019-06-19

Cambodia's Smart Axiata tests 5G network with China's Huawei Cambodia's Smart Axiata said it had begun 5G trials in partnership with China's Huawei Technologies on Monday and could start rolling out the mobile network by this year....
15:00 2019-07-08

Bose Frames review: smart audio sunglasses are a blast Music without earbuds looks and sounds surprisingly good, making these smart glasses the antithesis of Google GlassThe Bose Frames are the answer to the question: what if your sunglasses were also a set of smart, hidden headphones with no earbuds or no bone-conduction system, just a set of personal ...
08:39 2019-07-08

Amazon wants smart home device setup to be a ‘zero-touch’ experience In an interview with VentureBeat, Amazon's Nathan Smith describes Alexa features that make setting up and using smart home devices easier than before.Read More...
05:52 2019-07-06

Why favored Knicks aren’t smart bet to win Vegas summer league LAS VEGAS — The offseason for the Knicks has not gone as planned. They missed out on the top pick in the draft lottery, and struck out with both Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant in free agency. However, not all is lost. The NBA Summer League in Las Vegas tips off Friday, and despite the......
23:00 2019-07-05

Sanyo Launches Nebula Series Smart TVs on Amazon, Starting Rs. 12,999 Sanyo, the Japanese consumer electronics brand, in association with Amazon India, has launched two variants of Smart LED TVs under its Nebula series....
19:52 2019-06-14

Samsung Deletes Terrifying Tweet Warning That Its Smart TVs Can Get Viruses The internet of things, in which all of our gadgets are plugged into data connections, will bring some terrible downsides along with its conveniences. We were blessed with a reminder of this uneasy future this morning when Samsung’s Twitter account for customer support tweeted a guide to performing ...
17:52 2019-06-17

Teen apparently tweets from smart fridge after mom bans electronics How cool is this kid? A teenage Ariana Grande superfan with tens of thousands of Twitter followers had all of her electronics confiscated by her mother — so she turned to an Internet-connected “smart fridge” to send her notes. The girl, who tweets Grande praise from the handle @thankunext327 and goe...
23:52 2019-08-16

Bose brings Google Assistant to new and existing smart speakers Bose is bringing Google Assistant to its Home Speaker 500, Soundbar 500, and Soundbar 700 and announced the Home Speaker 300, which is due out this summer.Read More...
17:26 2019-05-21

Don't miss: Star-studded art, weird tides and smart cities See works by artist Katie Paterson, who gets inspiration from science, hear physicist Michael Berry talk about tidal bores and find out how data can help design cities...
17:39 2019-05-21

Google Assistant just got smart enough to track the New York City subway Google Assistant and Google Pay are making navigating New York City a little easier this month thanks to new subway and bus integrations with the city's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).Starting today, millions of NYC residents and tourists can ask Google Assistant when the next subw...
02:39 2019-05-24

LG's smart home app adds voice control through Google Assistant Many smart appliance makers' apps still require that you tap buttons to control your home, but not LG's. It's introducing Google Assistant-powered voice control to its ThinQ app (previously SmartThinQ) to steer all its connected appliances, whether......
13:13 2019-08-24

'Smart' hearing aids would identify speakers in crowded room (Reuters Health) - People wearing hearing aids often struggle to differentiate between speakers in a crowded environment, but a small experiment suggests that brain-controlled assistive hearing devices would be able to detect which voice the user is paying attention to, and enhance it....
00:26 2019-05-24

PM Modi Opens First Greenfield Industrial Smart City In Aurangabad Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday inaugurated the 10,000-acre Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), the country's first greenfield industrial smart city and part of the upcoming Delhi-Mumbai......
18:13 2019-09-07

Roku targets UK as smart TV platform duel with Amazon hots up Streaming company Roku, whose software runs one in three smart TVs in the United States, is turning to the British market as competition with Silicon Valley giant Amazon goes international....
11:13 2019-09-07

Deal: Google's most expensive smart speaker, the Home Max is on sale for $145 off The Home Max is not only the most expensive Google smart speaker but also the largest in its class, hence the name. Originally launched on the market for $400, Google Home Max can be often bought for $300, but we're not yet convinced that Google has decided to permanently drop the smart speaker's pr...
08:26 2019-05-28

Apple's premium HomePod smart speaker is down to its lowest ever price again Apple might not be relevant enough in the booming smart speaker market to have its global shipment numbers measured by research firms like Canalys, but the HomePod can still be a decent buy... at the right price. After all, Amazon's incredibly popular Echo family lacks a comparable "premium" model, ...
22:00 2019-05-25

Watch: Florida man parks Smart Car in kitchen to protect it from Dorian A Florida couple concerned their Smart Car might blow away in Hurricane Dorian's winds found the perfect place to store the vehicle -- their kitchen....
03:26 2019-09-06

Samsung's AirDresser is a smart closet that freshens your clothes Samsung's new slate of smart home appliances include an AirDresser that uses powerful jets of air to sanitize garments.       ...
01:00 2019-09-07

The trade war is quiet. Smart money sees a chance to take risks After months of repeated escalation, the United States and China look no closer to hammering out a meaningful trade deal. But for now, at least, tensions look to be easing, not escalating. For investors, that provides an opening....
14:52 2019-09-11

Bose adds Google Assistant to its smart speakers and soundbars When Bose debuted its smart speakers and voice-controlled soundbars last year, the company promised support for other voice assistants besides Alexa was on the way. Today, it makes good on that promise. Bose says starting tomorrow in the US, an autom......
00:39 2019-05-22

How China’s Baidu outsold Google in the smart speaker market Yesterday, market research firm Canalys published a report stating Chinese search giant Baidu has surpassed Google in terms of smart speaker distribution worldwide – which means a company whose products you may never have seen outside China is outselling the big G. The report notes in the last quart...
10:52 2019-08-27

Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
17:39 2019-05-21

Sonos' portable smart speaker leaks in greater detail There might not be much of a surprise left by the time Sonos unveils its first portable speaker. The crew at WinFuture has obtained pictures and details that appear to offer much clearer idea of how the hybrid smart speaker will work -- including wh......
04:52 2019-08-19

Baidu takes second place from Google in the smart speaker market Google is no longer the world's second-biggest smart speaker maker. According to a new report published by market research firm Canalys, China's Baidu now holds that title. The company surged past Google thanks to a strong second-quarter in which it......
10:00 2019-08-27

Philips Gave Into the Hipsters and Made Hue Filament Smart Lights Philips Hue has one of the widest and most popular ranges of smart lights on the market, but its portfolio does have a few holes. Or at least it did, because this fall, Hue is releasing a new lineup of connected LED bulbs including new candle bulbs, refreshed spotlights, an updated portable smart li...
14:26 2019-09-05

Google Nest Hub Max vs Amazon Echo Show: which smart display is better? In the on-going war between Amazon and Google to win your smart home, the companies have released a number of products to keep you connected, entertained and now, keep you safe as well. If you want all of the above in a single device, however, your best bets are the latest Amazon Echo Show (2nd...
19:39 2019-09-14

Updated Smart Fortwo and Forfour EQ previewed in design sketch Smart will uncover upgraded versions its all-electric city cars at the Frankfurt motor show Smart is readying a facelift for its Fortwo and Forfour, and has previewed the updated design ahead of the city cars' Frankfurt motor show debut. Although the drawing shows off wider arches, larger wheels an...
16:39 2019-08-30

Cats, Dolphins And One Smart Raven: The CIA's Secret Animal Spies In early 1974, Do Da was top in espionage class, on the way to becoming a high-flying CIA agent: he handled himself better in the rough, carried heavier loads, and could brush off attackers....
18:39 2019-09-14

Google falls to third place in worldwide smart speaker market The global smart speaker market grew 55.4% in the second quarter to reach 26.1 million shipments, according to a new report from Canalys. Amazon continued to lead the race, accounting for 6.6 million units shipped in the quarter. Google, however, fell to the third spot as China’s Baidu surged ...
02:00 2019-08-27

Kylie Jenner Calls Stormi Webster "So Smart" for Saying This Big Word Kylie Jenner can't help but gush over her baby girl, Stormi Webster. On Tuesday night, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and her 18-month-old daughter supported Travis Scott at......
01:39 2019-08-29

Cologne and Dortmund lead charge for German smart cities Municipal cyberadministrations, automated traffic flow, energy-efficient buildings — the cities of tomorrow will be smart. Cologne's "climate street" project shows what a digital city could look like in practice....
14:39 2019-05-21

Amazon announces Echo Show 5 smart display in India for Rs 8,999 Amazon has announced the Echo Show 5 which is a toned-down version of the company’s own Echo Show smart display. The Echo Show 5 essentially brings a smart display to lower price segment while still offering the added benefits that come from having a screen powered by Alexa.In addition, the c...
10:39 2019-05-30

Google drops into third place for smart speaker shipments globally A Chinese tech giant has inserted itself into what’s largely been a two-man competition in the smart speaker category up to this point between Amazon and Google. Amazon’s place as the leading shipper with its line of Alexa-powered speakers remains unmatched. But a new report from trackin...
02:26 2019-08-27

The best cheap smart home devices and gadget deals in May 2019 Upgrade your living space into a smart home without breaking the bank with our hand-picked smart home devices that include speakers, security cameras, light bulbs and more. Create a smart home hub with these gadgets that work with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant to simplify your technology and...
06:13 2019-05-23

Your furry friend deserves this smart health tracker for National Dog Day How better to celebrate National Dog Day than by dogging your pup’s every scratch, sniff and tail wag? The latest versions of high-tech, wearable pooch trackers, Whistle Go and Whistle Go Explore, monitor health patterns, letting dog owners know whether there’s, say, excessive scratching...
04:00 2019-08-27

Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit Ikea’s smart home investments to date have been smart but scattered – now the Swedish home goods brand says it’s going to amp up its smart home bets with a brand new dedicated business unit. The company’s smart home endeavors began in 2012, and focused on wireless charging and smar...
22:52 2019-08-17

Signify unveils wave of Philips Hue smart lighting products Signify, formerly Philips Lighting, is unveiling a new wave of Philips Hue smart lighting products that you can control with a smartphone app.Read More...
10:00 2019-09-05

Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch With IPS Touchscreen Launched in India Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch price in India is set at Rs. 2,999, and the smartwatch will go on sale in the country through Flipkart starting Saturday, September 14....
11:13 2019-09-13

Ekster connects technologies to make the wallet smart and traceable Losing your personal wallet can be agonizing and stressful as it contains your credit cards, bank cards and personal information. A Rotterdam-based start-up, Ekster, is integrating today's connected technologies to make it smart and traceable.As the world is increasingly getting connected with ...
09:26 2019-05-28

Alibaba's smart speaker to feature in Audi, Renault, Honda cars China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday said its voice-controlled assistant will feature in local vehicles from Audi AG, Renault SA and Honda Motor Co Ltd, as the tech giant expands in artificial intelligence....
10:13 2019-06-11

IKEA creates a business unit devoted to smart home tech It's clear by now that IKEA is serious about smart home tech between its Sonos-powered speakers and connected lights, but the home furniture giant wants to formalize that commitment. It just established a full-fledged Home Smart business unit that,......
05:52 2019-08-18

Lenovo rolls out Project Athena-powered laptops and smart devices To differentiate itself in the crowded market of laptops and other consumer and business devices, Lenovo is working to imbue "smarts" into its products.Read More...
08:26 2019-09-06

Is this the future – five-year-olds designing smart technology? | Anna Bawden Mihika Sharma’s smart stick, which helps blind people cross the road, is one of the winning entries in this year’s Tech4Good awardsNine months since the government unveiled its social prescribing strategy to tackle loneliness, progress is still patchy. One in 20 adults in England feel lonely often o...
17:13 2019-07-18

Get a great deal on every Google Home smart speaker in the Walmart sale Usually, the day after Amazon Prime Day has up moping about the office, sad that all the super cheap deals have dried up. There's no time for that today though as the Walmart sale has taken the bargain baton from Amazon to give us one final day of deals.And we've been enjoying the latest b...
22:39 2019-07-17

Gmail Smart Compose feature rolling out to G Suite users on Android and iOS One year after it revealed the Smart Compose feature for Gmail, Google is finally making it available to G Suite users. Since most of you have been probably using the feature for a few months now, you already know that it's been pushed out to consumer accounts first.If you haven't yet used Smart Com...
08:39 2019-06-04

Amazon bets big on Alexa smart TVs with huge Fire TV Edition rollout Not content with being embedded into smartphones, tablets, web browsers and your home's smart speakers, Amazon is continuing its push into televisions with the announcement of a number of new Fire TV Edition sets destined for the UK, Germany and Austria.The retailer giant has launched more than...
00:26 2019-09-05

CHEAP: Pretend you live on a spaceship with this Google Smart Light Starter Kit for $35 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! The future is pretty cool. We’ve got phones that can take incredible photos, access the entirety of human knowledge, and also be used as flashlights. But that’s not the best part of the future, that award goes to...
16:39 2019-06-15

Adam Silver: Smart teams like Nets rewarded in free agency LAS VEGAS — There has always been a concern about big market-small market disparities in the NBA, and five of the league’s superstars ended up in either New York or Los Angeles this offseason. But NBA commissioner Adam Silver isn’t concerned after watching the Nets and Clippers dominate free agency....
08:52 2019-07-10

A new, faster Google Wifi router is coming – and could double as a smart speaker When the Google Wifi was released in 2017, it quickly became our favorite mesh router, thanks to is diminutive size, user-friendly setup and value for money compared to the rest of the competition.And now it appears we're getting closer to the release of a follow-up, with new revelations from C...
11:39 2019-08-07

This Discounted Light Switch Is Packed With Sensors, And Even an Alexa Smart Speaker Ecobee’s Switch+ is probably the smartest light switch in existence. It can control your lights via an ambient light sensor, a motion sensor, and (of course) a button, but it also has Alexa built in. Note that I didn’t say it works with Alexa, I mean it actually has a microphone and speaker inside, ...
22:13 2019-08-06

Florida man parks Smart car in kitchen so Hurricane Dorian won’t blow it away Patrick Eldridge of Jacksonville, Florida, was "afraid his car might blow away." So, he parked it in his kitchen.        ...
23:39 2019-09-04

A Florida man parked his Smart car in the kitchen because he was afraid it 'might blow away' in Hurricane Dorian Jessica Eldridge/AP A man parked his Smart car in the kitchen of his Jacksonville, Florida, home to prevent it from being blown away during Hurricane Dorian. Patrick Eldridge told CBS News that his wife, Jessica, "was impressed that I was right about it being able to fit into the kitchen." Photos ...
23:52 2019-09-05

Why AI success demands multiple chip architectures, starting with a smart processor As workloads become more complex, organizations must create cost-efficient, scalable, silicon infrastructures that provide a solid foundation for AI.Read More...
05:26 2019-08-28

Best Buy and Walmart are discounting the entire lineup of Google Home smart speakers by up to $130 right now Google/YouTube The Google Home and Google Nest smart home products have the Google Assistant built in, so you can ask questions, make requests, and control smart home devices with your voice. There's a Google Home smart speaker or smart display for everyone — from the budget-friendly Google H...
05:26 2019-08-28

A smart vacuum, perfect coffee and more—save an extra 15% on these Labor Day deals Because we don’t want you wasting time finding all those time-savers yourself, TNW Deals has gathered four of their most awesome discounts with savings up over 90 percent off to have you heading into Labor Day on a cost-conscious high. ...
16:39 2019-09-01

YouTube Music update adds new Smart Downloads feature, here is how it works Google's music streaming service, YouTube Music is bringing users a brand new feature that will allow them to listen to their favorite songs even when they're offline. The new feature is called Smart Downloads and will automatically download up to 500 songs that a YouTube Music user “liked.”Engadget...
18:39 2019-06-27

Deal: Grab a two-pack of Google Home Mini smart speakers for less than $60 One of the cheapest smart speakers available on the market, the Google Home Mini is now cheaper than ever. The only “problem” is that you'll have to buy two to benefit from the big discount offered by Walmart.Usually selling for $50, the Google Home Mini can be had for just $30, as long as you buy t...
02:52 2019-05-24

Amazon intros the Alexa-powered Echo Show 5 smart display Amazon is trying its hand again at the Echo lineup with a new product, the Echo Show 5. It's a new smart display that, as the name suggests, sports a 5.5-inch display and features Alexa support. Amazon announced the Echo Show 5 is now available for pre-order in both charcoal and sandstone colors for...
07:26 2019-05-30

Huawei executive says European smart phones sales up 'in past few days' Huawei smart phones sales in western European countries have risen "in the past few days" as customers grow more confident the Chinese company will weather U.S. sanctions levied last month, a European executive said on Friday....
14:00 2019-06-21

Ecobee smart thermostat with glass display pops up on Lowe's website Ecobee is reportedly working on a new SmartThermostat and SmartSensors. The items haven't been announced yet, but they're listed on the Lowe's website. The specific product pages have been removed, but Zatz Not Funny managed to spot the details befor......
01:52 2019-05-31

A Good And Smart Preview Of A Wide-Open 2019 WNBA Season Hockey is almost over, and the NBA is basically done, so now all we have to look forward to over these impending hot summer months is a World Cup, the ability to blast Bad Girls out of our apartment windows, and some goddamn WNBA basketball. That last thing starts tonight, folks! Let’s get to the pr...
02:26 2019-05-25

Teen finds way around parents’ tech confiscation: Tweeting from the smart fridge You hear the word “innovation” a lot in tech, and half the time, it’s never really that impressive or even innovative. But last week, for the first time, I was bewildered by the tech that is a LG Smart Refrigerator and the innovation of one Ariana Grande twitter fan account, @thankunext327. For toda...
12:39 2019-08-14

Russia’s Yandex expands its Alice voice assistant to the smart home Russian internet giant Yandex has announced a big expansion for its digital assistant Alice, introducing integrations with various smart home products.Read More...
17:52 2019-05-23

U.S. ‘smart’ bombs will be built in Saudi Arabia under Trump arms deal _____ WASHINGTON — A controversial arms deal for Arab allies approved by the Trump administration will allow U.S. hi-tech bomb parts to be manufactured in Saudi Arabia, giving Riyadh unprecedented access to a sensitive weapons technology. The production arrangement is part of a larger $8.1 billion a...
20:13 2019-06-08

Canada's Digital Charter does not comfort Alphabet's smart-city critics Canada's Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy and regulate use of personal data, according to critics worried that a smart city project in Toronto by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs unit could be misused for mass surveillance....
15:52 2019-05-31

Teen's tweets from her smart fridge go viral after mother confiscates phone Fifteen-year-old resorts to drastic measures after mom takes action ‘so I’d pay more attention to my surroundings’A resourceful teenager has taken the rise of increasingly powerful smart home devices to its logical conclusion – tweeting from her family’s smart fridge after her mother confiscated her...
04:13 2019-08-14

Get a Smart Keyboard for Apple's classic 9.7-inch iPad Pro at the low, low price of $60 (brand new) If you're still somehow in the possession of a 2016-released 9.7-inch iPad Pro, you might be inclined to upgrade to Apple's new iPad Air, one of last year's sleek iPad Pro variants with Face ID technology, or even 2018's 9.7-inch "regular" iPad. But with iOS 12 support already provided, an iOS 13 iP...
22:13 2019-06-20

A Wake-Up Call On Smart Beds And Sleep Apps That Collect Your Data Your bed could be watching you. OK, so not with a camera. At least not yet. But if you have any of a variety of “smart beds,” mattress pads or sleep apps, it knows when you go to sleep. It knows when you toss and turn. It may even be able to tell when you’re having sex. Sleep Numbe...
19:13 2019-05-29

Qualcomm enables ‘XR smart viewer’ augmented reality smartphone apps Qualcomm unveiled a new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR Smart Viewer reference design that makes it easier for hardware companies to create lightweight AR glasses.Read More...
18:00 2019-05-29

UK design student creates a smart chest binder for trans people A UK design student created a smart wearable that could make chest binding safer, easier and more comfortable for transgender men and non-binary people. Chest binding is the act of flattening one's breasts using a tight garment in order to make the c......
17:39 2019-06-17

Dropbox increases Plus plan to 2TB for $12 per month, adds Rewind and Smart Sync Dropbox has doubled the storage space for its Plus users from 1TB to 2TB, added Rewind and Smart Sync features, and increased the price to $12 per month.Read More...
19:13 2019-05-29

Bayern Munich signing Ivan Perisic: Second choice but smart move? After their long pursuit of Leroy Sane was ended by injury, Bayern Munich have moved for Ivan Perisic. The Croatian returns to the Bundesliga having scored in a World Cup final but, at 30, is he the right man for Bayern?...
20:52 2019-08-13

Meet The Smart Autonomous Flying Phone-Case Camera Drone Selfly is a phone case that doubles as a flying drone camera – featured Kickstarter Every week we scour Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more to find the best crowdfunding projects around, so you know which ones to consider backing – and which to avoid. Our pick this week is Selfly, a case for your phone ...
18:00 2019-05-21

EarDial Invisible Smart Earplugs on sale now for live music events Hate to break it to you, but loud music (anything above 85 decibels) can permanently damage your ears. Whether you enjoy the occasional concert, attend a handful of music festivals each year, or hop from venue to venue following Phish on tour, you need ear protection. The thing is, earplugs are deci...
17:26 2019-08-23

CORRECTED-Canada's Digital Charter does not comfort Alphabet's smart-city critics Canada's Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy and regulate use of personal data, according to critics worried that a smart city project in Toronto by Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs unit could be misused for mass surveillance....
16:52 2019-05-31

'Surveillance capitalism': critic urges Toronto to abandon smart city project Project with Google’s Sidewalk Labs comes under increasing scrutiny amid concerns over privacy and data harvestingA “smart city” project in Canada has hit yet another snag, as mounting delays and privacy concerns threaten the controversial development along the Toronto’s eastern waterfront.The 12-ac...
16:52 2019-06-06

Microsoft’s rumored dual-screen Surface could use this smart trick for better wireless charging Microsoft is rumored to have a dual-screen device in the works (possibly ready to be given an airing as soon as October), and has some bright ideas about how to make such a foldable work well, with the latest potential innovation being a multi-sided electromagnetic coil for wireless charging.A what,...
15:52 2019-08-30

What is a smart motorway? Speed cameras, traffic management and hard shoulder use explained Tips & advice 20 Aug, 2019 Less than half of drivers are aware of where to pull over safely when driving on a 'smart' motorway. Here's everything you need to know......
15:00 2019-08-20

Google is reportedly working on a Nest Mini smart speaker that boasts big sound The (re)absorption of smart home device manufacturer Nest by Google in 2018 has resulted in the rebranding of Google's smart speakers, starting with the awkwardly named Google Nest Hub Max. But according to 9to5Google, the big brother to the Google Home Hub won't be the only smart dev...
04:26 2019-08-23

Alphabet's plans to track people in its 'smart city' ring alarm bells Alphabet's plans to develop a Toronto neighborhood could set a dangerous precedent for the future of data-driven cities, according to data governance experts....
17:52 2019-07-09

Highways England report reveals smart motorways increase danger of breakdowns News 30 Aug, 2019 Report reveals breaking down in a live lane on an all-lane-running motorway is 216% more dangerous than doing so on a conventional one...
14:39 2019-08-30

GE conducts psychological warfare with a video explaining how to reset a smart light bulb Nobody’s sense of patience is in great shape by the time they’ve arrived at YouTube to troubleshoot a home appliance. After trying to figure it out on their own, maybe digging around for a manual tucked away in some cobwebbed drawer, the decision to look up a tips video already comes loaded with a g...
19:26 2019-06-20

Amazon bets big on you wanting an Alexa smart TV with huge Fire TV Edition rollout Not content with being embedded into smartphones, tablets, web browsers and your home's smart speakers, Amazon is continuing its push into televisions with the announcement of a number of new Fire TV Edition sets destined for the UK, Germany and Austria.The retailer giant has launched more than...
22:26 2019-09-04

Security flaws in a popular smart home hub let hackers unlock front doors When is a smart home not so smart? When it can be hacked. That’s exactly what security researchers Chase Dardaman and Jason Wheeler did with one of the Zipato smart hubs. In new research published Tuesday and shared with TechCrunch, Dardaman and Wheeler found three security flaws which when ch...
16:13 2019-07-02

‘Get smart people!’: Trump reacts to ISIS support conspiracy arrest in Tucson TUCSON – The Old Pueblo is back in the national spotlight after President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to share his thoughts about the two men who were arrested at Tucson International Airport Friday for allegedly conspiring to support ISIS. According to officials, Ahmed Mahad Mohamed ...
19:52 2019-07-31

How iRobot used data science, cloud, and DevOps to design its next-gen smart home robots iRobot has used its new design, software, and data science strategies to expand into new areas, using an approach to the smart home that is different from its big tech rivals....
07:39 2019-05-29

Ulla smart hydration reminder – can a blinking device make me drink more water? I know I could be better hydrated, but I find water so boring. The question is whether this nagging white light is more powerful than my stubbornnessThis may be an ironic question, but what does “smart” mean these days? We are surrounded by devices described as such, but do they all qualify? This we...
21:00 2019-09-10

Sunday's Best Deals: Razer Keyboard Eufy Robovacs, TP-Link Smart Plugs, and More A Kindle Bestseller sale, stainless steel steak knives, Captain Toad: Treasure Hunter, and Owlee Speakers lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
17:13 2019-08-04

BBQ by phone: Traeger's smart grill raises the heat of your summer party game With Traeger Grills' latest models, you can grill, smoke, roast, braise, bake and barbeque your food. After a couple of months with the Ironwood 650, my family can't stop praising my grill skills. Hint, my success has nothing to do with me and all to do with the grill....
19:13 2019-06-28

Bose adds Google Assistant to smart speakers and soundbars already supporting Alexa While Amazon and Google are battling for first place among the world's smart speaker vendors, the two tech giants remain open to hardware competition from the likes of Sonos and Bose as well, aiming to put their voice assistants on as many third-party devices as possible.Just a few days after Sonos ...
23:39 2019-05-21

Google unveils new $999 smart glasses for businesses, undercutting Microsoft's HoloLens on price Google announced Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 on Monday, a new set of smart glasses that's catered toward businesses and costs $999. Google has focused on business use cases after its first model failed among consumers....
16:52 2019-05-21

Deal: Lenovo's 8-inch smart display with Google Assistant gets a rare 60% discount Lenovo smartly decided to buy Motorola to have a foothold in the US market, but smartphones aren't the only products the Chinese company is selling in the country. The smart display market only at the beginning, but we already have a couple of major players, including Google and Facebook.If you're n...
23:00 2019-06-22

Worried about Alexa spying on you? This Raspberry Pi smart speaker for kids puts privacy first If privacy worries surrounding smart speakers are a major concern for you – particularly if your kids are using this tech – then a Raspberry Pi-powered DIY effort by the name of Chatterbox might well be of interest.It’s a Kickstarter billed as the “first DIY smart speaker...
15:26 2019-05-23

Facebook Portal smart displays with Alexa score $70 discounts ahead of Father's Day Facebook's first smart displays (and first-ever in-house hardware products) are designed to be used by the entire family, including both mothers and fathers, so it's certainly not surprising to see big discounts offered ahead of June 16 after a first round of sweet deals last month.These latest Face...
22:39 2019-05-31

'Irrelevant': report pours scorn over Google's ideas for Toronto smart city Independent panel criticises Sidewalk Labs over ‘frustratingly abstract’ proposals for new tech-oriented neighbourhoodA controversial smart city development in Canada has hit another roadblock after an oversight panel called key aspects of the proposal “irrelevant”, “unnecessary” and “frustratingly ...
04:00 2019-09-12

Google Assistant's Ambient Mode turns Android devices into smart displays Google wants to put your device to work even when it's charging or resting on a living room table or kitchen counter. Today at IFA, the company announced Ambient Mode for Google Assistant. The new feature will turn the latest Android devices into sma......
23:00 2019-09-05

'Irrelevant': panel pours scorn over Google's ideas for Toronto smart city Independent report criticises Sidewalk Labs over ‘frustratingly abstract’ proposals for new tech-oriented neighbourhoodA controversial smart city development in Canada has hit another roadblock after an oversight panel called key aspects of the proposal “irrelevant”, “unnecessary” and “frustratingly...
22:26 2019-09-11

Lenovo Smart Clock with Google Assistant finally kicks off pre-orders at the low price of $80 Google Assistant is truly everywhere nowadays, from your Android or iOS phone to the search giant's growing family of in-house smart speakers, as well as third-party audio products made by companies as diverse as Bang & Olufsen, Sonos, and Bose. One very intriguing Google Assistant device you may ha...
14:00 2019-05-22

Hong Kong: anti-surveillance protesters tear down 'smart' lamp-post – video Activists targeted several 'smart' lamp-posts equipped with sensors, cameras and data networks in anti-surveillance protests over the weekend. Protesters, many of whom disguised their identities with masks and umbrellas, fear the devices can be used by China to collect personal information. Authorit...
21:00 2019-08-26

Amazon's great deal on a Fire HD 8 bundle includes accessory that makes it a smart display Guess who has a deal on an Amazon Fire HD 8 bundle. If you guessed Amazon (via Android Police), you were right. The etailer's own 8-inch tablet is on sale for $79.98 in a bundle that includes a Show Mode, Charging Dock. This is an accessory that essentially turns the tablet into a smart display by i...
01:26 2019-06-14

‘So Great Looking and Smart.’ President Trump Lashes Out on Twitter Ahead of Social Media ‘Summit’ (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is lashing out at social media companies and the press ahead of his White House “Social Media Summit” gathering of mostly conservative groups. Trump tweeted Thursday morning against social media companies, the press and his Democratic rivals, w...
16:52 2019-07-11

Deals roundup: Apple Watch Series 4, August Smart Lock and Razer gear Late summer can be a good time to shop for tech -- you can score discounts on current-generation hardware if you're more interested in a good bargain than waiting for fall upgrades. And that's certainly true here. We've found particularly sweet deals......
10:00 2019-08-27

China's overseas smart city surveillance empire could trap Americans, lawmakers warn Chinese facial recognition technology is spreading to cities around the world, heightening the risk of travel for U.S. government officials and even private citizens, according to a top lawmaker....
10:26 2019-08-27

Relationship Goals: John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Have Both Had Their Consciousness Uploaded Into The Same Smart Fridge If you weren’t already cursing yourself for not having a perfect relationship like Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, you’re going to start after reading this. The greatest couple in the history of couples just somehow found a way to make their perfect relationship even more perfect by having their con...
23:52 2019-08-14

Fleishman Is in Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner review – smart, funny story of love and sex A New York journalist’s debut recalls Franzen or Roth – but is much more than just another wannabe Great American Novel Fleishman Is in Trouble is a remarkable work of ventriloquism from the New York Times Magazine journalist best known for her revealing profile interviews with the likes of Gwyneth ...
11:26 2019-06-29

Kate Middleton wears smart-casual outfit as she visits Chelsea Flower Show KATE Middleton looked very summery today. The Duchess of Cambridge sported smart-casual clothes at the Chelsea Flower Show – here are her outfit details....
15:13 2019-05-21

Smart home tech makes inroads into China's emerging elderly care market Charging elderly clients just 1 yuan or about 15 cents a day, little-known Lanchuang Network Technology Corp has embarked on one of the most ambitious undertakings in aged care by a private sector firm in China....
02:52 2019-08-09

Wednesday's Best Deals: Steelseries Gaming Mouse, Clarisonic Mia Smart, Dolby Atmos Soundbar, and More A Nebula Projector exclusive, Home Depot grills and smokers, Land’s End sale, and a Thermapen IR thermometer lead off Wednesday’s best deals from around the web....
17:52 2019-08-14

Orbit B-hyve Sprinkler Timer review: Affordable, powerful smart watering controller While we all love green grass and healthy gardens, we are also cognizant of water restrictions and limited water supplies. The Orbit B-hyve Sprinkler Timer provides control for your home and business through your smartphone and on the controller itself....
19:13 2019-06-27

Friday's Best Deals: Anker Smart Home Products, Adidas, Roomba, Casper Mattresses, and More A 40% Off Anker Smart Home Products sale, 30% Off Select Styles at Adidas, and an iRobot Roomba 671 lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web....
20:26 2019-08-09

GOP senators demand answers from Google over the tech giant’s 'smart speaker relationship' with Huawei Republican Senators Marco Rubio, Josh Hawley and Tom Cotton have sent a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai seeking answers about the Silicon Valley heavyweight’s relationship with controversial Chinese tech giant Huawei....
20:52 2019-08-07

Royal capital to 'smart city': Myanmar's Mandalay gets high-tech makeover, sparks 'spy' fears Once a seat of kings, the city of Mandalay in northern Myanmar has seen turbulent chapters in its 162-year history – the fall of Burma's last royal dynasty and decades of colonial rule. Now, officials are attempting to transform the former royal capital into Myanmar's first "smart city"....
01:52 2019-08-05

John Deere's smart lawn tractor tracks every inch of grass and makes garden chores fun You may not know this, but you’re being tracked – and not always in a bad way. Cookies in your browser track your web visits and then pop up relevant ads on Facebook. You could call it a feature more than a bug in terms of technological advancements. Your car is also tracking your wher...
23:13 2019-09-08

OK Google, are you listening? Tech giant's smart speakers eavesdrop on private conversations, investigation finds Google's smart speakers allow contractors for the tech giant employees to listen to excerpts of private conversations, some which could include sensitive information, according to a new investigation from a Belgian public broadcaster....
01:39 2019-07-13

Portable Harman Kardon Allure smart speaker with Alexa scores massive $135 discount in latest deal When shopping for a trendy smart speaker, most people tend to focus on options from only two companies. Amazon and Google's Western market duopoly is confirmed by the latest quarterly sales report, in which the two's strongest rivals hail from China, selling their voice-controlled devices almost exc...
19:39 2019-07-02

Artificial intelligence summit focuses on fighting hunger, climate crisis and transition to ‘smart sustainable cities’ Artificial intelligence, or AI, is at the forefront of fighting hunger, mitigating the climate crisis and facilitating “the transition to smart sustainable cities", said the chief of the UN agency which specializes in information and communication technologies, Houlin Zhao, kicking off the third AI ...
23:26 2019-05-28

How to eat on a first date to make sure you get a second one Avoid stringy food, be polite to the waiter – and don’t mock your date’s pronunciation of ‘quinoa’What are the secrets to a successful dinner date? For an activity that, in basic terms, involves little more than sitting down to a meal and not mentioning your ex, there is a surprisingly extensive lis...
18:39 2019-08-05

Ah, the ideal first date! Ah, the ideal first date! Go in your Studebaker Hawk to see where the chemtrails come from, so you can both really huff the freshness! The mind-control feels so much crisper when it’s fresh from the plane!...
17:39 2019-08-02

Opinion: Juli Inkster makes smart choice to add veterans Stacy Lewis, Morgan Pressel to Solheim Cup team U.S. Solheim Cup captain Juli Inkster made the right call. She needed more veterans on her roster and got them with Stacy Lewis and Morgan Pressel.        ...
04:26 2019-08-27

As UK's May announces exit date, a look at what happens next British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will step down as Conservative Party leader on June 7, sparking a contest to replace her as party chief and U.K. leader....
13:00 2019-05-24

Why does my packet of salt have a ‘use by’ date on it? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsThere are salt mines in Cheshire with salt that has been lying there unchanged for millennia, so why does my packet of salt have a “use by” date o...
15:52 2019-07-02

How to Turn Down a Date Gracefully Despite what we see in movies, getting asked out on a date isn’t always a magical, flattering experience. In fact, chances are pretty good that you aren’t actually interested in the person and have no interest in seeing them socially or romantically. Having said that, turning someone down is never e...
17:39 2019-07-02

D-Day for May? UK leader could name her departure date LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting a leader of her Conservative lawmakers amid mounting speculation that she is about to announce her departure date. The party’s key backbench committee has set a showdown meeting Friday for May to agree to leave soon or face a leadersh...
10:26 2019-05-24

Did You Have an Iconic Wedding Date? Did you get married on a day that aligned perfectly with your zodiac sign? Or did your nuptials coincide with an important day in history? If you got married on a fortuitous or iconic date, we want to hear from you....
03:52 2019-08-15

The 5 most expensive places to have a date Match.com conducted its 9th annual “Singles in America” study to find the most and least expensive state to have a date.       ...
03:13 2019-09-04

Am I out of date with my management style? I’ve been searching for a management position since last year and have received a request for only one interview. I used to manage a team of 15, but since I’ve been out for a while, I’m not sure if I’m in touch with what makes a good manager for today’s workforce. What’s your advice for......
10:52 2019-08-05