Apple’s HomePod only makes up 4 percent of the smart speaker market

Smart home speakers are only gaining in popularity, and it’s easy to see why. The pod-like devices are not only offering their customers a great sound system, but have quickly...

Apple’s Shortcuts will flip the switch on Siri’s potential

Matthew Cassinelli Contributor Matthew Cassinelli is a former member of the Workflow team and works as an independent writer and consultant. He previously worked as a data analyst for VaynerMedia. At WWDC,...

How to get the best Android P features on any Android phone

If you're eager to try out Android P's new features -- including the apt-titled Lockdown mode -- but don't have a phone that can install the beta, there is a...

Here’s how to track an Android phone, tablet, or smartwatch

No matter how cautious you are with your electronic devices, there is a good chance you’ve endured the awful experience of losing a smartphone. Whether it occurs after a raucous...

European MEPs vote to reopen copyright debate over ‘censorship’ controversy

A 318-278 majority of MEPs in the European Parliament has just voted to reopen debate around a controversial digital copyright reform proposal — meaning it will now face further debate...

AI spots legal problems with tech T&Cs in GDPR research project

Technology is the proverbial double-edged sword. And an experimental European research project is ensuring this axiom cuts very close to the industry’s bone indeed by applying machine learning technology to...

Developers may have been reading your private Gmail messages

If you thought your Gmail communications were private, think again. If you've used a third-party Gmail app or plugin, you could have given those developers access to read and scan...

Google Cloud’s COO departs after 7 months

At the end of last November, Google announced that Diane Bryant, who at the time was on a leave of absence from her position as the head of Intel’s...

Trov launches its on-demand personal property insurance services in the U.S.

Trov, the on-demand personal property insurance service, is launching in the U.S., the company announced today. Trov’s first port of call in the U.S. will be Arizona. The service is already...

Google releases Beta 3 of Android P

It still doesn’t have an official name (Popsicle? Peppermint? Your guess is as good as ours), but Google’s just dropped what it says is a near final version of...

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U.S. election agency seeks comment after Facebook cites Russian ads

(Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Election Commission voted on Thursday to seek public comment on possible regulatory changes after Facebook Inc (FB.O) said...