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Fibaro Adds Voice Control with Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri

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Shaped like a futuristic alarm clock or night light, the Echo Spot feels suited to the bedside table. Following the Echo Show , the Echo Spot is the company's second screened Echo device. When you're not asking it questions or video calling, it shows a nice-looking clock face on the front - with 17 different styles to choose from - as well as a selection of news snippets. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime launched, starts at INR 12990

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The smartphone will be available exclusively via Amazon India . As for launch offers, the users will get Rs 2000 cashback in Jio Money on recharge of Rs 299 per month for 24 months. As for the specifications, the handset sports a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels. It also comes with a 3300 mAh battery and features Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Read More »

Samsung unveils Galaxy Note8 PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition

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The phone will have the same black front, but is themed for the Winter Olympics with "shiny white" coloured rear glass and the iconic Olympic rings emblazoned in gold towards the bottom of the phone and a matching white S Pen. Samsung says the limited edition Galaxy Note 8 will help athletes stay connected, capture and share "one of the most memorable moments of their lives". Read More »

Vivo X20 Plus UD With In-Screen Fingerprint Reader Certified

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The New model will be an iteration of previously launched X20+. The Vivo X20 sports a 6.01-inch display, while the bigger X20 Plus has a 6.43-inch display. Rather than being developed by Apple or Samsung, the world-first was manufactured by Chinese technology company Vivo, which is little known in Western markets. Read More »

Honor 9 Lite India launch

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The smartphone also comes with a metal unibody design and it was previously launched in China past year. There's a fingerprint sensor situated on the back, and the Honor 9 Lite runs on Android Oreo with a custom skin on top. The Honor 9 Lite features 12 layers of glass that will give a bright mirror-like rear panel. First one is Honor Ride Mode and the second one is Smart Integration with Paytm. Read More »

Games Done Quick raises $2.26M for the Prevent Cancer Foundation

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In all, more than 32,000 people donated with hundreds of those people contributing more than $1,000 in a single donation. This year's schedule of speed-runs by extremely talented players covered an incredibly broad range of games, including the likes of Blaster Master Zero, Resident Evil 7, Cat Quest, Prey 2017, Ori and the Blind Forest, F-Zero GX, Bloodborne , and even Home Alone 2. Read More »

Kenya: Family of Boy in 'Racist' H&M Hoodie Forced to Move

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The protesters' actions came in response to an H&M ad featuring a black boy wearing a hoodie with " coolest monkey in the jungle " written on it. There has been an worldwide outrage over Liam Mango , the five-year-old model, who wore a " Coolest Monkey In The Jungle " hoodie for an H&M advertisement. Read More »

Facebook Will Remove Clutter From Messenger This Year

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The company will be working hard to improve rich, real time communication methods, such as voice and video chat, as well as faster visual communication through photos and videos. Over the past couple of years, we've seen Facebook pack Messenger with a bunch of different features, whether that's processing payments or playing games with friends. Read More »

Tom Brady on player trash talk: It's about how you play

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After the Jaguars' 45-42 win over the Steelers in Sunday's divisional round , the team went home to Jacksonville and Ramsey more or less guaranteed a trip to the Super Bowl to a crowd of Jaguars fans. "I ain't got too much to say, but y'all make sure you bring that same energy out here next week and the week after", Ramsey said to fans at a rally at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Fla . Read More »

Korean government won't ban cryptocurrency exchanges for now

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Kraken apologised on Saturday "for the uncertainty our downtime has caused", saying it was now back on line. At the time of writing, the price of bitcoin was down 14.14 per cent at $11,911.5 a coin according to Coinmarketcap . China's central bank has been expressing concerns about the risks of using cryptocurrencies, especially where there is no centralized regulation . Read More »

Here's the New Design of Foldable Samsung Galaxy X

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Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S8 at a special event in New York City on March 29th a year ago and started taking pre-orders for it the very next day. The company showed their device at CES 2018 but only to select people from the tech industry and media. Patents filings for the so-called Galaxy X in the past have provided a glimpse into both types. Read More »

Sells 53650 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

The stock decreased 0.77% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $27.01. About 3.10 million shares traded or 7.08% up from the average. Barclays lifted their target price on shares of Adobe Systems from $167.00 to $181.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Read More »

Chart Watch: A Look at the Indicators For Adv Micro Devices (AMD)

Among active positions in the latest quarter, 252 holders increased their positions by a total of 67.25 million shares, 188 holders decreased the positions by a total of 45.63 million shares, and 63 holders held their positions. Kayne Anderson Acquisition was reduced too. Commonwealth State Bank Of Aus stated it has 0% in Advanced Micro Devices , Inc. Adv Micro Devices (AMD)'s Williams %R presently stands at -19.44. Read More »

Last chance to upgrade to Windows 10 for free

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A closeup of the reminder on Microsoft's assistive-technology website, which you'll need to access to kick off the free upgrade to Windows 10. Windows 8.1 follows in the footsteps of its predecessor Windows 7 , which lost mainstream in January 2017. Read More »

Imagine Tua Tagovailoa running Hugh Freeze's offense; Alabama is, apparently

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Suttles was first to report Freeze was in town, though he didn't say why he was at the Alabama Athletic facility. But it appears Alabama might have other things in mind after losing Brian Daboll to the Buffalo Bills. McElwain had success as a head coach, going 44-28 and winning two SEC Eastern Division titles, but his roots lie as an assistant on the offensive side of the ball. Read More »

Scribblenauts Showdown pops up on ESRB website for Switch release

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There will also be a single player mode that allows players to play the mini-games alone. Interactive announced Scribblenauts Showdown , a spin-off of the Scribblenauts series that focuses on multiplayer minigames. Eight new levels are included, as are hidden collectibles and achievements. 'Scribblenauts Showdown delivers imaginative fun and the humour that Scribblenauts fans love with new social elements to challenge friends and family, ' commented Warner's Executive Vice President ... Read More »

Google Arts and Culture app adds new 'face match' feature

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But the "match your selfie' feature has gone viral as it lets users match their face with one from a museum". You may be wondering how to use it - I'm here to help with that. Once done, it will display the four best matched options to choose from. The ability to compare your face to famous works of art, however, is a new feature. Read More »

Expanding our global infrastructure with new regions and subsea cables - The Keyword

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These cables will extend Google's private network into regions where its competitors have yet to stake their own claim, and should be finished before the end of 2019. Netherlands and Montreal regions will open in 1Q18 with L.A., Finland, and Hong Kong to follow. Google has already been named as an investor in the recently-announced HAVFRUE cable that will connect the USA to Denmark and Ireland, but it is also investing in the Hong Kong-Guam Cable System (HK-G) and Curie, which will run from ... Read More »

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Static-Fire Test Set On Tuesday

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Currently, the fire is set to fly from beneath Falcon Heavy on Tuesday, sometime after 1 p.m. PT. SpaceX will not be livestreaming the test firing, but it'll possible to watch via Spaceflight Now's subscription webcam . Once it takes off it will be the world's most powerful rocket, capable of getting 140,000 pounds of cargo into Lower Earth Orbit (LOE), only the retired Saturn Vs of the Apollo missions could take a heavier payload into LOE. Read More »

WhatsApp testing new feature to identify, mark spam messages

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If the user needs to send a message to many contacts, WhatsApp recommends to use the Broadcast List feature, where only contacts that have your phone number in their address book will receive your message. When a message is forwarded a lot of times, WhatsApp informs the user about this. WhatsApp at this stage offers tips on spotting spam such as spelling and grammatical mistakes. Read More »

Patanjali Ayurved goes online, aims over Rs 1000 crore sales in 2018

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He said that utmost care has been taken to ensure (the) Swadeshi movement and it has been ensured that Patanjali products reach into every home without compromising on policies and business ethics. Asked if this would have an adverse impact on its offline distributors and exclusive stores, he said, " It will not have a negative impact. As per the reports, last year, the company has also announced the venturing into solar equipment manufacturing. Read More »

China consumer group seeks answers from Apple about slowing older iPhones

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Following on from Apple's recent announcement relating to iPhone batteries and their performance , local Apple reseller Digicape has announced its battery replacement process for clients. Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment from BGR . Apple said that by using software updates, it had been slowing down depleting batteries on old iPhone models in order to prevent them from shutting down the iPhone altogether as the battery ran out of juice. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition announced for PS4 and Xbox One

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But although this seems like it's trying to draw a line under the game, Square Enix are still hinting that they might eventually bring it to Nintendo Switch as well. A fully-controllable Royal Vessel boat, expanding the world of Eos and allowing players to explore the area between Cape Caem and Altissia. It's 2018 and Final Fantasy XV still has the best boys in videogames. Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T beta adds Face Unlock, Airtel VoLTE support

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The OnePlus 3 gets OxygenOS Open Beta 30 and the 3T gets Open Beta 21 . While the OnePlus 3T gets Open Beta 21 , OnePlus 3 gets Open Beta 30. Previously available only on the OnePlus 5T - and it was eventually implemented on the OnePlus 5 too - the company's Face Unlock feature is coming to the OnePlus 3 and 3T as well. Read More »

39 million Americans reportedly own a voice-activated smart speaker

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There also seems to be a cultural shift in how users shop, with almost 30 percent researching an item for purchase on the smart speaker , and 22 percent using it to buy new products. 39 percent say they've largely replacing traditional AM/FM radio with their smart speaker, while 34 percent say it replaces some time used with their smartphone. Read More »

Battlefield 1 Turning Tides - Gallipoli Trial Starts Tomorrow

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Battlefield 1 is gearing up to release its next major DLC expansion, and will allow everyone to try it out first, regardless of Battlefield 1 Premium Pass ownership. The second content drop also includes the British Empire's Royal Marines, and a new C-Class Airship. Beyond that, DICE confirmed that it'll be revealing early details of Apocalypse , the game's final expansion, very soon. Read More »

LG G7 development team ordered to start over from scratch

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Senong-jin said at CES in January that the company wouldn't necessarily launch smartphones at a predefined time intervals, and would instead unveil them "when they [were] needed". As of now, not much is known about the LG G7. Although LG's home appliances unit is doing quite well, the smartphone unit has been posting losses for past 11 quarters. Read More »

Sales via Voice assistant grew 103% in Q4 2017

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The Google Assistant recently pushed to LG's Smart Speakers . But I (and possibly you , Engadget reader) knew that. Google's presence at CES 2018 this week has been considerable, buying out much of the advertising space on the strip and around the Consumer Electronics Show convention centers, and setting up shop in a sizable tent to demonstrate its Assistant's prowess. Read More »