How Anker is beating Apple and Samsung at their own accessory game

Steven Yang quit his job at Google in the summer of 2011 to build the products he felt the world needed: a line of reasonably priced accessories that would...

Nike’s new Apple Watch bands match their sneaker counterparts

Nike has unveiled a new collection of Apple Watch bands that match with corresponding pairs of Nike sneakers. Called "Day to Night,” the collection features four different colors of...

What happened to Mastodon after its moment in the spotlight?

In early April, open-source social platform Mastodon had its 15 minutes of fame. The service has been compared ad nauseam to Twitter, from which it borrows its basic structure:...

How about an Android Pro?

At Google I/O this past week, I got my first taste of the next version of Android and I enjoyed almost everything about it. Android has gotten to the...

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 Active looks like a rugged LG G6

It’s getting close to the time of year when Samsung usually introduces a rugged version of its latest Galaxy S smartphone. And a new leak from the Wireless Power...

Ringly exchanges gems for stones on its latest smart bracelet

Ringly is launching a new version of its smart bracelet with an updated look, all the same features, and a lower price. The new model is called the Ringly Go,...

You can now use Alexa to control Dish Hopper DVRs

Owners of a Hopper DVR and an Amazon Echo can now change the channel or find a specific programming using just their voice. Dish has announced that starting today,...

An internal Google email shows how the company cracks down on leaks

Google is facing a lawsuit in San Francisco Superior Court alleging that the company has fostered a culture of secrecy and fear. Leaks to the media are forbidden, and...

HP’s Surface competitors are getting even better

HP is announcing a handful of laptop upgrades today, but two stand out for going head to head with Microsoft’s Surface line. The first is an upgrade of HP’s...

Google explains the Syrian refugee crisis with a new interactive website

The United Nations’ refugee agency has partnered with Google to launch a new website aimed at answering the five most common questions about the Syrian refugee crisis. The “Searching...

UberPool is getting smarter in New York City — and less convenient

While cheaper and increasingly popular with riders, UberPool continues to be stressful service for everyone involved. Riders are lured in by dirt-cheap prices, only to become aggravated by frequent...

Boundary is a modular, magnetic backpack for work, travel, and photography

The great white whale of backpacks is the one pack that fits any occasion. Buy a bag that's perfect for the daily commute and it probably won't fit all...

Apple begins charging fees for Apple Music trials in some countries

Apple has begun charging small fees for three-month trials of Apple Music in some countries, according to AppleInsider. Users in Australia, Spain, and Switzerland must now pay 99 cents...

Microsoft teases new Surface Pro Type Covers

Microsoft is widely expected to launch a new Surface Pro device tomorrow, and the company’s Surface chief has taken to Instagram today to post what appears to be a...

Ford said to promote autonomous driving chief to CEO, fire Mark Fields

Mark Fields is out as Ford CEO and Jim Hackett is in, says a report from The New York Times. Hacket, 62, who ran Steelcase furniture for 20 years...