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In 2018, voice assistants will make the leap out of your home

Tuesday  17:11,   16 january 2018
CNET

Alexa and Google Assistant want to be on the go with you, plugging into smart glasses, smart earbuds and even smart toilets."He got a Google Home Mini! Let's get a picture, boss!" he yelled out as I walked by on[...]

Insider reveals Samsung’s exact Galaxy S9 release date

Tuesday  16:54,   16 january 2018
BGR

A few days ago, Samsung confirmed that it will unveil the Galaxy S9 at MWC 2018 next month. Which is exactly when what expected. Early rumors did say the phone could be unveiled in early January at CES, as Samsung wanted to counter the iPhone[...]

Google Chromecast and Home devices are causing problems with some Wi-Fi networks

Tuesday  15:31,   16 january 2018
BGR

Google has confirmed an issue with its Google Home and Chromecast products that can cause your home Wi-Fi network to crash. According to a TP-Link engineer who investigated the problem, the crash is caused by Google’s device sending hundreds of[...]

Samsung Showcases Quick-Charging EV Batteries

Tuesday  15:31,   16 january 2018
International Business Times

Samsung Electronics joined this year’s NAIAS 2018 to showcase its new EV batteries.Korea Herald learned Monday that Samsung SDI is presenting its newest inventions for the battery and renewable energy market. The South Korean tech giant’s lineup[...]

This diamond studded smartwatch costs nearly $200K

Tuesday  15:31,   16 january 2018
CNET

TAG Heuer’s latest creation is the world’s most expensive smartwatch to date, but its tech is standard wearable fare.TAG Heuer added 589 baguette-size diamonds (that's 23.35 carats worth of precious stone) to its latest smartwatch, which it showed[...]

YouTube App's Dark Theme Now Available To Some iOS Devices

Tuesday  15:31,   16 january 2018
International Business Times

The new Dark Theme for the YouTube app is now available to some iOS devices and Android may be getting it soon.The new Dark Theme for the YouTube iOS app is only accessible to a limited number of users. 9To5Google believes this new theme for the app [...]

Quika promises free satellite internet for developing countries

Tuesday  11:06,   16 january 2018
Engadget

Facebook's plans for free satellite internet access may have run into some setbacks, but another company is promising to make that ubiquitous data a practical reality. Load[...]

Big Brother on wheels: Why your car company may know more about you than your spouse.

Tuesday  06:23,   16 january 2018
MSN

Privacy experts believe tens of millions of Americans are already being monitored by automakers.Load[...]

Ford teases 'Mach 1' electric performance SUV for 2020

Tuesday  00:58,   16 january 2018
Engadget

At its NAIAS 2018 preview event, Ford just dropped a few details about an electric vehicle it plans to release in[...]

Sanders calls out Amazon after 2-year-old orders Batman toy using Echo

Monday  20:22,   15 january 2018
The Hill

'Alexa, we have a problem,' Sanders writes from official White House Twitter account.Sanders used her official White House Twitter account on Sunday to complain that the company's Echo device allowed her young son to purchase the toy by[...]

'Horizon Zero Dawn' Leads DICE Awards Nominations

Monday  18:51,   15 january 2018
Rolling Stone

The AIAS just unveiled the nominees for this year's DICE Awards and 'Horizon Zero Dawn' leads with 10 nominations in multiple categories.The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) just unveiled the nominees for this year's[...]

Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' had iridescent feathers like hummingbirds

Monday  15:30,   15 january 2018
Reuters

<p>There's not a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. There's an iridescent dinosaur.</p>There's not a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. There's an iridescent[...]

First Asteroid Ever Discovered Is Actually A Dwarf Planet

Monday  15:30,   15 january 2018
International Business Times

The astronomers who discovered the first asteroid, the dwarf planet Ceres, had a hard time figuring it out.The first asteroid discovered in the solar system took an entire year to nail down. It was Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid[...]

Astronomers Get First Close Look at Distant Galaxy

Monday  14:36,   15 january 2018
Newsweek

The ancient embryonic galaxy existed just 500 million years after the start of the universe.Load[...]

5 NASA Photos Of The Solar System’s Less Famous Moons

Monday  14:36,   15 january 2018
International Business Times

These moons don’t get a lot of attention but they have weird shapes and other cool features. © Photo: NASA/JPL Saturn's moon Atlas looks like a flying saucer in this new image from NASA's Cassini spacecraft. Titan and Enceladus are[...]