4 features we want to see in an Amazon Alexa microwave

Word on the internet is that Amazon has cooked up an Alexa-powered microwave. CNBC reported Monday that Amazon will sell this small appliance (along with at least seven more devices)


Save $100 on the last outdoor Christmas lights you’ll ever need

  I love Christmas lights — and that’s coming from a guy who grew up celebrating Chanukah. But because my own family enjoys both holidays, I know all too well


Fitness trackers for cows are a thing now

Scientists in Australia have devised a new fitness tracker for cows. CSIRO is working with agricultural startup Ceres Tag to make a smart ear tag for cows, the Australian science


Spotify for Wear OS lets you play music from your wrist

Now you can control your Spotify music from your wrist. Spotify on Wednesday announced its new app for Wear OS smartwatches. The app lets you pick a song or playlist,


Apple Watch Series 4 unboxing: One box becomes two

The Apple Watch Series 4 has undergone a design overhaul since last year — bigger screen, thinner body — but that’s not all. The packaging is different for some models,


Amazon’s Echo devices get redesign on the way to world domination

Amazon’s products are the minivans of the devices world. They’re plastic-encased, utilitarian and sometimes ugly. But they work, are inexpensive and can take a beating. Parents love them. In comparison,


Oculus Connect 2018: Everything that was announced

The fifth Oculus Connect developer conference is underway in San Jose, California this week. Besides being a place for VR developers to meet up and discuss the future of immersive


Fitbit Charge 3 vs. Versa: Which is the best fitness tracker?

  When it comes to fitness trackers, there are plenty of Fitbit options to choose from. For pure fitness trackers, there’s the Alta HR and Charge 3, or for smartwatches,


Consumers no longer think voice assistants are mediocre

  It’s been a rough start for voice assistants. Not too long ago, Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa were buggy and didn’t know the answer to plenty of obvious questions.

Black Friday 2018 smartwatch and fitness tracker deals: $80 off Apple Watch, $200 Samsung Gear S3 now live

2018 may finally be the year you trade in your analog watch for something a little smarter. Over the last few years, wearable devices from companies like Apple, Fitbit and