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September 28, 2017 4:34 AM Amazon Echo Plus, Revamped Echo, Echo Spot, Echo Button, Echo Connect, and New Fire TV Unveiled

Amazon really wants us all to be talking to its smart assistant, Alexa. The company announced a half-dozen new products that make clear that the tech giant wants you to be talking to its assistant at every point in your day, in every room of your house, no matter who you are. The company introduced four completely new products to its smart-speaker category 155

September 28, 2017 2:04 AM Amazon Echo Spot: Alexa alarm clock hopes to be a wake-up call

Have you ever wanted to conduct a conversation with your bedside alarm clock? Well you can with Amazon’s latest Alexa device with a small display this fits snugly on your bedside table, inches from your pillow. The new device announced overnight, Echo Spot, joins the original Echo, Echo Dot and an Echo Show in Amazon’s growing arsenal of Alexa devices 66

September 27, 2017 1:56 PM Amazon Music gains in-app Alexa functionality

Amazon added the ability for users to access its Alexa voice assistant directly from the Amazon Music app on iOS and Android yesterday. Consumers can now ask Alexa to play music by requesting a song title, genre, era, or even certain lyrics directly from the app, regardless of whether they own an Alexa-powered smart speaker from the Echo line. With the update 117

September 25, 2017 4:28 PM Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) review

Here’s the short answer: yes, it does, much better than I expected. But it’s also nowhere near the same as having an iPhone on your wrist. Setup is simply a case of confirming that you'll give EE an extra fiver a month in the Watch app. I tried making calls and in several different places: down a quiet footpath, next to a traffic-laden street, in a coffee 74

September 24, 2017 12:21 PM UAG Monarch and Plasma Galaxy Note 8 hands-on: The best cases for the best smartphone

There are plenty of cases available for the most popular smartphones, but my absolute favorite comes from Urban Armor Gear. The UAG Monarch in crimson is stunning and provides the style and protection I want in a case. It's been more than three weeks since I started using the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and I have already tested several different cases. While 54

September 23, 2017 9:25 AM Now, Samsung Bixby voice assistant is available in India

Samsung Bixby voice assistant: Now, Samsung’s virtual Assistant Bixby voice is available for users in India, the Samsung Company said on Friday. The Samsung arrival of Bixby, the plan is for which the Samsung shared earlier this month. The Bixby features to intensify the battle for AI-powered digital assistants. Google has its digital Assitant; Apple 45

September 21, 2017 12:28 PM Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1-billion bet on devices

Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services. It's buying the HTC engineering team that built the Pixel smartphone for Google in a cash deal, the companies said in a joint statement Thursday. Google is also getting 79

September 20, 2017 5:41 PM Nest comes knocking again with smart doorbell, security system

It's been more than two years since Nest entered a new product category, but the smart home company is now coming off the sidelines. On Wednesday, Nest, which is owned by Google's parent Alphabet, showed off two new devices during a press event in San Francisco. The first is an internet-connected doorbell called Nest Hello, with a camera, speaker and microphone 161

September 20, 2017 5:00 PM Inside the Second Coming of Nest

“We have better light rings than any other products on the market,” says Adam Mittleman. This is a sentence that I have never before heard uttered by anyone, even after a long time living on Planet Earth. But because I am visiting Nest, and Mittleman is its Head of Product Design, working on a new gadget that this startup-turned-controversial Alphabet 95

September 20, 2017 5:01 AM Amazon working on Alexa-powered smart glasses, says report

Amazon's first wearable device will be a pair of smart glasses with the Alexa voice assistant built in, according to a report in the Financial Times. The device will reportedly look like a regular pair of glasses and use bone-conduction technology so that the user can hear Alexa without the need for earphones or conventional speakers. It won't, however 41