Amazon Echo clones are coming

June 16, 2017

Image: Amazon Smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home are fairly new, but they’re already considered a hit among consumers because they’re easy to use and can control most popular smart home products. Now, it appears that there’s about to be a massive surge of Amazon Echo and Google Home clones making their way into people’s lives. SEE ALSO: Apple finally reveals its Siri-powered Amazon Echo killer Qualcomm…

Read More >>

Your office desk now has an operating system and nothing could ever go wrong

June 14, 2017

To the cloud the data goes!Image: DANIEL CARLSTEN/herman miller Have you ever wished your office desk was, like, smart? Well then the good folks at Herman Miller have you covered. Barreling toward an inevitable future teeming with cloud-connected furniture, the renowned designer of the Aeron chair has developed an internet-of-things product that aims to transform the way data is gathered on you while you work. Sounds fun, right? SEE ALSO:…

Read More >>

This hackathon wants to help destigmatize the sex tech industry

June 12, 2017

In a pitch presentation that capped off hours of collaboration at New York’s first SexTech Hackathon, the subject turned to a decidedly unsexy scenario: Parents talking to their kids about sex. “How can we foster a safe environment at home for children having conversations about sexual education with their parents?” asked one of the hackathon’s more than 40 participants during a pitch presentation for what would become the event’s winning…

Read More >>

Samsung’s 49-inch ultrawide curved monitor is really ultrawide

June 11, 2017

Image: samsung Ultrawide truly symbolizes ultrawide. Samsung came out with a new 49-inch QLED gaming monitor on Friday and it’s basically like an actual TV. The CHG9 0 check has HDR technology often reserved for videos that “showcases recreations precisely as makes intended” with improved shade and contrast. SEE ALSO: Samsung’s brand-new Notebook 9 Pro laptops will seduce creative professionals Gamers want to feel perfectly submerge when they performance, and…

Read More >>