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Amazon Key smart lock features are available across the US

Amazon Key is a relatively new smart lock service that allows delivery people to enter your home (they're monitored, of course) and leave packages. Users can also grant entry to certain people while they're away, as well take advantage of keyless ent...

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Alexa Routines gets music support: here’s how to use it

Amazon has announced an improvement to Alexa’s Routines feature, enabling the digital personal assistant to play music as one of its preset routines. Routines, as usual, enables the user to automate certain series of actions, such as reading the news, turning on the lights, and getting the traffic based on a trigger phrase. Now users can make music part of … Continue reading

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The Third Black Woman Ever to Have Graced Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue Means Business

Image Source: Ben Watts/SPORTS ILLUSTRATED On sale now. Danielle Herrington first learned what Sports Illustrated 's Swimsuit Issue was at the age of 13 while watching The Tyra Banks Show

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Sony A8F 4K HDR OLED TV price revealed: preorders now available

The recently announced Sony A8F 4K HDR OLED television is now available to preorder, and that gives us a price for the model: $2,799.99 USD. That’s not cheap, though we didn’t expect it to be.

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Siri can now control your Tesla Model 3

AI assistants can do a lot for us these days, from telling you jokes to warming up your home just the way you want it.

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Inside Google’s plan to build a smart neighborhood in Toronto

On the Sidewalk Labs website is a 200-page document explaining its vision for a smart neighborhood in Toronto. It's packed with illustrations that show a warm, idyllic community full of grassy parks, modular buildings and underground tunnels with del...

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Set location-based reminders with your voice on Google Home

Google added voice-controlled Reminders to its Home devices last September, allowing it to catch up with Alexa and Siri. You could set one-off and recurring reminders on a daily or weekly basis as well as contextual reminders that would propagate to...

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Amazon Cloud Cam now streams security footage to your browser

Amazon's Cloud Cam just became decidedly more useful, especially for those moments when you can't pull out your phone.

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MoviePass: The new face of unbridled data greed

In a presentation during the Entertainment Finance Forum last week, MoviePass CEO Mitch Lowe bragged to the attendees about his company's app saying, "We know all about you." "We know your home address, of course, we know the makeup of that househol...

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Dyson Cyclone V10 ushers in a new cordless era

Dyson has a new vacuum it would like to sell you, and this is perhaps the biggest vacuum it’s ever released. Not just because of what this vacuum, dubbed the Cyclone V10, can do, but also what it means for the future of the Dyson’s product line. Change, it would seem, is in the air

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