OK Google, Where’s Barb? How to set up Google Assistant shortcuts to Netflix and...

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Living in a van down by the river doesn’t sound so bad in a...

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Prefabricated passive homes can keep you comfortable all year round with almost no energy

Passive houses stay comfortable regardless of the temperature outside. Prefab houses are quick and easy to build. Ecocor and RPA have put the two together with their prefabricated passive homes. The...

Shout drink orders at this robot bartender that is powered by Google Assistant

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We don’t even know what Brava does, but it raised a whole lot of...

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Weekly Rewind: ‘Roseanne’ returns, Apple’s pizza boxes, golden egg saunas

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You can now type to Google Assistant instead of using your voice

The Google Assistant, Google's super-smart AI-powered app, is hitting more devices -- and languages -- in the coming year. It's also gaining integration with Google's computational Lens technology and more. The...

How Google Assistant on Google Home is outclassing Amazon’s Alexa

About six months after Google Home's debut, Amazon may still have more third-party skills, but Google Assistant is matching and outclassing Alexa in all its other features. The post How Google...

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Pinterest is a great place to find an array of DIY projects for inspiration, however, some of these undertakings are easier than others. Here are 10 of our favorite Pinterest...

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Google crosses the 2 million mile mark with its self-driving cars

 Google’s celebrating another milestone in its self-driving car project – a 2 million milestone, in fact. The search giant’s autonomous test cars have...