Woman says abusive ex-partner used smart home tech to stalk, harass her

A woman was reportedly harassed and stalked by an abusive ex-partner using smart home technology. He was able to monitor her activity using surveillance cameras and disrupt her nights with...

Alexa, where do I vote? Who’s running? Amazon assistant provides voter help

The midterms are coming, and Alexa is ready. She can tell you where to vote, who’s running in key local races, and — on election night — who’s winning. But don’t...

No, ‘Amazon Day’ isn’t yet another shopping event, but you may find it useful

Don't worry, Amazon Day isn't yet another online shopping extravaganza aimed at wrecking your monthly budget. Instead, it's a delivery option being tested for Prime Members that could actually be...

Which Amazon Echo should you buy?

Not sure just what Amazon Echo device with Alexa voice assistant you're looking for? Whether you're looking for great sound, smart home control, or a screened device, we've got you...

With its turd-burning toilet, this tiny house is for septic skeptics

Designed to be virtually indestructible, the True Studio is a tiny home developed by Oregon-based Modern Dwellings that features heated floors, smart home controls, and an incinerating toilet. The post With...

Amazon delivers its second brick-and-mortar ‘4-star’ store, this one in Denver

Amazon 4-star is a brick-and-mortar store selling items that have been rated highly by customers who use Amazon's online store, and the second location has just opened in Denver, Colorado. The...

TaoTronics 10-in-1 Pressure Cooker review

Many of the electric pressure cookers on the market these days have added functionality and convenience beyond just pressure cooking. The TaoTronics pressure cooker, which has 10 different cooking modes,...

Everything you need to know about Walmart Black Friday deals

Of the top Black Friday retailers every year, Walmart has always been a leader in the brick-and-mortar category. The mega-store is known for offering deals on products in almost every...

The Looking Glass brings us closer than ever to Star Wars-like holograms

There are several reasons why 3D televisions failed, and one of them was the lack of 3D content. Well, there’s a new 3D “holographic display” in town — the Looking...

Philips Hue Play review

Philips Hue Play synchronizes lighting with music, video, and games. But it’s early days for this immersive tech, and we had some trouble seamlessly getting the parts to sync up....

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Segment adds Google BigQuery to expand its customer data platform

Segment helps businesses manage all their data from services like Google Analytics, Mixpanel and Salesforce — and send...