Tag Archives: gadgets

Echo Show can now display recorded security camera footage

With Alexa's latest skill, users can now ask the digital assistant to show them recorded security camera footage on their Echo Show, Echo Spot, Fire TV or Fire tablet.

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Google brings native hearing aid support to Android

Accessibility is a critical consideration for manufacturers when they're building devices.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: A better Note for most of us

The biggest, beastliest phone of the year is here, and, spoiler alert, the Galaxy Note 9 lives up to the lofty expectations. In addition to a huge battery, large screen and generous onboard storage, Samsung taught the old S Pen a few new tricks that...

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Xbox One’s translucent Phantom Black controller arrives September 11th

A pair of new Xbox One controllers is on the way next month, including the nifty-looking Phantom Black Special Edition. It has a translucent black finish on the top of the controller that transitions to champagne gold at the bottom.

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Samsung’s new mesh routers use Plume’s WiFi optimization tech

Mesh WiFi systems, like those from Eero, Netgear, Google and many others, have quickly become the preferred way to blanket a home in internet coverage.

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Material with eagle-like grasp could lead to grippier robot hands

Most materials bulge out when you squeeze them, pushing the energy outside. But that's not always what you want -- wouldn't it sometimes be better for them to collapse and hold the energy inside?

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NASA looks to build a robot that can search other planets for bacteria

While NASA's rovers have looked for signs of life outside of our world, they haven't searched for life directly. But Melissa Floyd, a scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, is working on a device that might change that. She wants to build a...

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Panasonic has a clever device to de-stink smelly shoes

Great shoes can be ruined by bad odors, but Panasonic says it has the solution.

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L’Oreal is bringing AR makeup demos to Instagram

L'Oreal and Facebook want a piece of the excitement surrounding augmented reality this week too.

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The Morning After: Netflix’s last Marvel movie and Magic Leap

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

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