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Bank of America Erica AI assistant simplifies personal banking

Bank of America Erica AI assistant simplifies personal banking

Bank of America is getting on the artificial intelligence bandwagon with the launch of Erica, an AI personal assistant that helps customers manage their personal bank accounts. Though Alexa and
Tesla Model 3 brake controversy loses EV a key recommendation

Tesla Model 3 brake controversy loses EV a key recommendation

Tesla’s Model 3 may be its most affordable car, but concerns over braking performance has seen the electric sedan miss getting the nod from Consumer Reports. Latest in a series of ongoing tensions
Sonos speakers and turntable bundle sets bring modest discounts

Sonos speakers and turntable bundle sets bring modest discounts

Sonos has launched a new series of bundle sets that include both speakers and turntables, enabling new customers to get entire systems for their home or office. The bundles range from two-speaker sets
USB-C to Lightning cable price cut suggests an Apple change afoot

USB-C to Lightning cable price cut suggests an Apple change afoot

Apple’s USB-C to Lightning cable has seen a quiet price cut, dropping in price by almost a quarter amid rumors of a shake up in iPhone and iPad charging. Although Apple includes a USB-A to Lightning
Missouri bill bans lab-grown meat from being called meat

Missouri bill bans lab-grown meat from being called meat

The meat industry, fearing societal changes toward increased environmental and health awareness, has moved swiftly to try and combat lab-grown and plant-based meat. Both promise a slew of benefits for
$100m Fortnite prize fund sees Epic open eSports wallet

$100m Fortnite prize fund sees Epic open eSports wallet

Fortnite, like most big games with a competitive aspect these days, has big eSports aspirations. Epic confirmed that today by announcing that it’s earmarking a ridiculous amount of money for Fortnite
LG Q7 tempts the mid-range with Quad DAC and QLens

LG Q7 tempts the mid-range with Quad DAC and QLens

While most people might have eyes on the incoming launch of the LG G7 ThinQ, today the company is also bolstering its mid-range Q line. LG has announced the Q7, which claims to further blur the line
Google Voice adds voicemail greeting control on mobile

Google Voice adds voicemail greeting control on mobile

Google has released an update for Google Voice, the maker’s free voice and texting service, that adds voicemail greeting support on mobile. This is one of the biggest additions since the major update
Netflix and Obamas pen multi-year deal for original content

Netflix and Obamas pen multi-year deal for original content

Netflix has penned a new multi-year agreement with President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama, the company has announced. The deal allows the Obamas to produce “a diverse mix of content” for the
Massive Attack album stored in DNA

Massive Attack album stored in DNA

Massive Attack’s album Mezzanine is 20 years old. To celebrate, the band is working with scientists to store the album on DNA. Once coded, the band’s classic album could last for at least hundreds of
Best Buy’s Gamers Club Unlocked might soon be a thing of the past

Best Buy’s Gamers Club Unlocked might soon be a thing of the past

In the Amazon age, Best Buy has made a lot of changes and launched a lot of initiatives to keep pace. One of its most successful initiatives is unquestionably Gamers Club Unlocked, a subscription
Nintendo Labo’s piano turns into a mini grand with this 3D printed mod

Nintendo Labo’s piano turns into a mini grand with this 3D printed mod

From the second Nintendo Labo was announced, it was clear that people were going to do cool things with it. While most of those cool things will revolve around the capabilities of Labo’s cardboard
Razer GDPR update: Old software wont work anymore

Razer GDPR update: Old software wont work anymore

This morning Razer began rolling out an update for the Razer Phone, an update that’ll change just a couple things. The most important part of the update is a series of upgrades that’ll bring the Razer
Meet the real star of the Royal Wedding

Meet the real star of the Royal Wedding

Forget the Givenchy dress, groundbreaking sermon, and vast cake: the real star of the Royal Wedding this weekend had four wheels and an electric heart. While it may have looked like a classic E-Type,
Pokemon GO Alolan Forms update (Time to come back!)

Pokemon GO Alolan Forms update (Time to come back!)

Summer is coming to Pokemon GO, and that means big updates are about to hit. For this season of the GPS/AI mobile game, Niantic’s bringing on the Alolan forms of Pokemon of all sorts – and that means
T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ price is unbelievable

T-Mobile LG G7 ThinQ price is unbelievable

The LG G7 ThinQ is on the horizon, which means that it’s time for carriers to begin announcing the deals and promotions they’ll offer on the phone. T-Mobile, like it does with a lot of flagship
Big iPhone leak shows new display (size)

Big iPhone leak shows new display (size)

Now that Apple changed the iPhone schedule with X, a new wave is in store for 2018. But what’s the size set going to be – and will there be three phones, or just two? This morning a set of
The Huawei MateBook X Pro is finally on sale in the US

The Huawei MateBook X Pro is finally on sale in the US

Huawei’s MateBook X Pro, the MacBook-rivaling ultraportable notebook that proves the company can make some seriously impressive design, is now available in the US. Announced back at Mobile World
Microsoft just bought the key to making Cortana far smarter

Microsoft just bought the key to making Cortana far smarter

Microsoft has acquired Semantic Machines, an artificial intelligence startup which could help Cortana hold more natural dialog with users. The California company has focused its efforts on so-called
Resident Evil 7: Cloud Version brings game streaming to Switch

Resident Evil 7: Cloud Version brings game streaming to Switch

Capcom has been one publisher throwing a lot of support behind the Nintendo Switch, and now it’s about to provide a big first for the console: game streaming. Capcom has announced Biohazard 7: