Two U.S. senators think your TV is spying on you, ask the FTC to...

U.S. Senators Ed Markey and Richard Blumenthal asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate smart TV privacy policies and practices. The Senators say smart TVs can build viewer profiles that...

eBay will give you a free Google Home Mini with any $119 purchase

Google is having a sale, Amazon is having a sale, and now, eBay is having a sale, too. If you're looking for a new smart speaker for your smart home,...

Hackers allegedly used cryptocurrency in attack against Clinton campaign

An indictment filed against Russian military intelligence officers reveals that the group allegedly used cryptocurrency to remain anonymous in a scheme against the Clinton campaign. They used digital coins to...

Microsoft calls for Congress to regulate use of facial-recognition tech

Although highly beneficial, facial-recognition technology could also be exploited for use in malicious ways. Now, Microsoft wants Congress to intervene to create laws to help govern the use of the...

Singer and Williams team up to create the ultimate Porsche 911

California-based Singer Vehicle Design uses an obsessive level of focus to turn old Porsche 911s into rolling works of art. So how could Singer up its game? By teaming up...

Apple’s newest MacBook Pro is now $150 off if you’re a student

Though the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar was only refreshed this week, we’re already seeing discounts on Apple’s latest laptops. The latest MacBook Pros pack in Intel’s 8th-generation processors and...

This spider robot moves around to keep the plant on its head alive

Inspired by a dead sunflower, the founder of the robotics company Vincross modified his company's spider-like robot so that it could care for plants by moving to the sun and...

Watch an autonomous race car tackle England’s famous Goodwood hill climb

All kinds of cars turn up at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed to run up Goodwood’s famous hill climb course, but none have ever done it like this. Roborace’s autonomous...

Noble M500 borrows its engine from the Ford GT, headlights from the Corvette

British automaker Noble debuted its latest supercar, the M500, at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Noble calls the M500 a "friendlier" alternative to its current M600 supercar, but the new...

Photo FOMO: Photography ‘could be a sign of terrorism,’ film-inspired presets

Is Homeland Security's warning to look out for overly interested photographers a good warning or bad advice? The odd tweet and more inside this week's Photo FOMO, alongside new Kodak...