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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 03:43 PM EDT

Microwave, Clock Among 15 New Amazon Smart Products

Microwave, Clock Among 15 New Amazon Smart Products

Amazon announced 15 new Alexa-enabled products in less than 90 minutes at an event in Seattle on Thursday, further cementing the company's commitment to the voice assistant space. The new suite of items...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:22 AM EDT

Nissan Recalls Cars, SUVs Due to Risk of Fire

Nissan Recalls Cars, SUVs Due to Risk of Fire

Nissan recalled more than 215,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. due to a fire risk and is advising people to park the vehicles outdoors in rare cases. An anti-lock brake pump can leak brake fluid onto a circuit...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 07:55 AM EDT

Report Says Amazon Will Open More Cashierless Stores

Report Says Amazon Will Open More Cashierless Stores

Amazon has more plans to build 3,000 more cashierless stores in the next few years, according to a report. Although they didn’t confirm it, they didn’t deny it, either. Lyft’s latest feature...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 11:26 AM EDT

How Boston Companies Are Using Artificial Intelligence

How Boston Companies Are Using Artificial Intelligence

There are a number of local companies using Artificial intelligence to analyze what they gather to keep people safe. Boston Globe technology reporter Hiawatha Bray gives us a closer look and an explanation.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 02:21 PM EDT

Apple, Google Roll Out New Screen Time Controls for Adults and Kids

Apple, Google Roll Out New Screen Time Controls for Adults and Kids

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on your phone — really. Like that time you checked Facebook at 3 a.m. Stats don't lie. Their new tools for managing screen time will let you see how often...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 03:30 PM EDT

Tesla Says It Has Turned Over Documents to Feds

Tesla Says It Has Turned Over Documents to Feds

Tesla Inc. has turned over documents to the U.S. Justice Department after statements by CEO Elon Musk about taking the company private, the electric car maker confirmed Tuesday. The Palo Alto, California,...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 05:41 PM EDT

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon Plans to Release at Least 8 New Alexa-Powered Devices

Amazon is doubling down on its Alexa-powered devices, with plans to release at least 8 new voice-controlled hardware devices before the end of the year, CNBC has learned. The devices include, among others, a...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 07:29 PM EDT

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

Elon Musk Sued by Thai Cave Rescue Diver He Called a 'Pedo'

A British diver who helped rescue youth soccer players trapped in a cave in Thailand is suing Elon Musk, alleging that the Tesla CEO falsely accused him of being a pedophile. Diver Vernon Unsworth, who lives...

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 01:33 PM EDT

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Hackers Fight Wildlife Trafficking at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Some of the brightest minds in technology and research are gathering at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California, to try to solve the world-wide problem of wildlife trafficking. Programmers,...

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018 at 01:33 AM EDT

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California to Launch Climate Satellite: Gov. Brown

California Gov. Jerry Brown said Friday that the state plans to launch its "own damn satellite" into orbit to battle climate change. The man the late Chicago columnist Mike Royko famously dubbed "Gov. Moonbeam"...

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