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


The Apple Watch ECG detected something strange about my heart rhythm

When I first started testing out the new EKG feature on the Apple Watch Series 4 — available Thursday via the free Watch OS 5.1.2 software upgrade — the last


Alexa, be afraid

‘What was your favorite thing today?’   I heard the question from at least five different Amazon executives last month in Seattle, when the online megaretailer introduced us to about


Apple now sells the new Beddit 3.5 sleep monitor for $150

On Friday, Apple released the new Beddit 3.5 Sleep Monitor. It’s the first sleep tracker Apple has launched with Beddit since it acquired the company in 2017. The Beddit Sleep


Fitbit Charge 3 has arrived: Here’s what’s different vs. Versa

Sliding into an October already full of watches and wearables, the Fitbit Charge 3 — which hits stores today, starting at $149 (£130, AU$230) — promises to be the company’s best


Tribeca Film Fest’s VR mascot was a creepy living doll

  This year’s mascot of Tribeca Immersive was a creepy living doll that meandered around the room projecting light in people’s eyes. At the very least, it made the prospect


The best Black Friday 2018 deal on the Apple HomePod

The Apple HomePod is one of the best-sounding smart speakers you can get, but at $350 it’s also one of the most expensive. It being an Apple product, discounts are


Forget Amazon’s new Smart Plug, these do the same thing for less

It seems like a logical addition to the Amazon Echo ecosystem: a smart plug that allows ‘dumb’ appliances to work via Alexa voice commands. ‘Alexa, start the coffeemaker!’ ‘Alexa, turn


Swann multi-camera security systems add support for Google Assistant

Security company Swann today added support for Google Assistant to 15 different weatherproof security camera kits.  Similar to Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri, Google Assistant is Google’s voice AI. Google