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'We're a long way from Washington': A Missouri corn farmer frets about NAFTA talks

Sitting in a combine, hour after hour, gives Blake Hurst a lot of time to worry. But it's not low corn prices he's fretting about, or the damp fog …

Workspaces Inspiration: Some Ideas to spice up your productivity

One in a while, we will throw together an Office Inspiration feature to spice up your next workspace idea. Is this something you would like to see …

Best Gadgets for Mobile Phones

Smart Lock<p>As a tool that is able to unlock doors without keys or an input, users of smart locks can accessed their locked doors simply by having the …

A Mechanical Watch vs. the Apple Watch | Valet.

With both types of watches, there are pros and cons. A mechanical watch can perform all its functions with no battery, simply by moving your wrist or …

Smartwatches

The logo on this phone case is what powers its suite of accessories

At first glance, this just looks like a regular iPhone case, but in fact that logo is composed of some pretty cool tech.<p>The Case By Case Kickstarter …

Let this $130 robotic vacuum handle the chores throughout the holidays (Reg. $180)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Ecovacs Robotics (99% positive feedback) via Amazon is discounting its DEEBOT N78 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner down to <b>$129.59 shipped</b> …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2017

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Inventions

Stereophile's Products of 2017 Editors' Choices of 2017

<b>Editors' Choices of 2017</b><p><b>Audiodesksysteme Gläss Pro Vinyl Cleaner</b> ($4199)<br>Without playing a note, the Audiodesksysteme Gläss Pro Vinyl Cleaner rocked …

Samsung QLED TV explained: Daring design, pristine picture, more smarts

Samsung today announced an all-new line of televisions it calls QLED, and while the picture quality has gotten better, its the new series’ design …

QLED vs. OLED TV: Similar names, totally different technologies

There’s a new(ish) kind of TV in town, and it’s called QLED. Samsung coined and trademarked the term, announcing the first QLED TVs at CES 2017, but …

OLEDs

QLED Shows Color and Content the Way Designers Intended

Anyone from a visual artist to a major brand’s creative director wants color on a digital screen looking exactly as they intended, and QLED could be …

Regular Samsung Galaxy S9 also gets benchmarked with 4GB RAM and high scores

Samsung’s “next big thing” is still at least two months away from an official announcement (probably more like three or four), but “pilot production” …

Weather-Resistance & Incredible Sound Quality Make These Earbuds A Must-Have

• Bluetooth 4.0<br>• Battery life: 6 hours<br>• Weather and sweat proof<br>• Built-in microphone<br>• Full music and sound control directly from earbuds

Batteries

iPhone X results are in – is it the best mobile phone you can buy?

<b>After being subjected to our series of punishing mobile phone tests, the results on the all-new iPhone X are in. Is it worth £999 of your hard-earned</b> …

Samsung Leaks Reveal Radical New Galaxy Smartphone

We have seen that Samsung already has ambitious plans for 2018 with a remarkable folding Galaxy X and intriguing suggestions for an all new Galaxy S9. Now we know a lot more…<p>In a flurry of new posts, reliable yet mysterious leaker Ice Universe has revealed the Galaxy S9 will not only be joined by a …

Is Canada ready for the radical change artificial intelligence will unleash?

Orwellian scenarios involving AI are closer than most people realize, spawning a tense debate: how far AI should be allowed to go?<p>The digital tech …

MilTech – Military Market Reports

The global market for laminated labels is expected to witness healthy growth rate in the next few years. The growing demand from a wide range of …

#Goals: This 26-Year-Old Nigerian Tech Genius is 'Building the Future of the Continent'

<i>During the month of August, we’ll be highlighting aspirational folks who are setting major #goals and achieving them, and asking them to share their</i> …

The Beginner's Guide To Commercial Real Estate Tech: What Exactly Is PropTech?

It is difficult to pinpoint when the term PropTech, which stands for property technology, rose to prominence in U.S. commercial real estate.<p>With the increased use of the term, the challenge is determining what it actually means. Is it synonymous with CRE Tech, which refers to all tech solutions in …

Real Estate

Amazon Echo Plus review: Alexa, is this all you've got?

Amazon's new $100 Echo is a disappointment for anyone looking to upgrade from the original model. Sure, it's nearly half the price, but its sound quality is also significantly worse. With that in mind, the $150 Echo Plus seems like a far better successor on paper. It features better speakers and a …

Smart Homes

Amazon Cloud Cam review: A Nest Cam rival with Alexa smarts

The home-security-camera market is a saturated one, with contenders from the likes of Logitech, Netgear and, perhaps trendiest of all, Nest. Now there's another, rather surprising, company joining that fray: Amazon. Like the others, Amazon's "Cloud Cam" keeps tabs on your home while you're away, …

Home Security

GenZe has a commuter e-bike for a connected world

Cities have started to embrace their bike-riding commuters. More and more bike lanes are appearing on city streets as transportation departments realize that more bikes means less congestion. For longtime riders, it's a blessing. For those bike-curious folks, the chance to get to work without …

Bike Lanes

The best smartphones and tablets to give as gifts

Let's be real: Smartphones are pricey and as far as gifts go, they're hard to keep a surprise. But there's also a good chance someone in your life is due for an upgrade, and as the holiday season approaches, you're likely to spot some good deals. For Engadget's 2017 holiday gift guide, we recommend …

Surface Book 2 review: Microsoft gets closer to the 'ultimate laptop'

Microsoft's Surface Book 2 is an even stronger MacBook Pro competitor than before. Mostly, that's because there's finally a 15-inch model for people who need a bit more screen real estate. But the company has fixed most of the issues we had with last year's 13-inch model, as well. That's …

MacBook Pro

It’s time to stop trusting Google search already

Last weekend, in the hours after a deadly Texas church shooting, Google search promoted false reports about the suspect, suggesting that he was a radical communist affiliated with the antifa movement. The claims popped up in Google’s “Popular on Twitter” module, which made them prominently visible …

Google’s Pixel Buds have started shipping

It might feel like Google is following Apple’s script right now: remove the headphone jack from your flagship phone, ship the phone with a depressingly bad dongle adapter, and announce a new pair of revolutionary Bluetooth headphones to divert the you-caused frustrations of your customers into …

Elon Musk says Tesla’s new electric semi truck will begin production in 2019

Musk revealed his semi trucks at an event on Thursday.<p>The biggest surprise of Elon Musk’s Master Plan Part Deux was his intention to begin developing electric trucks and buses. Today, the SpaceX and Tesla CEO unveiled the first look at what could be a version of the future of trucking.<p>The trucks, …

Tesla

OnePlus 5 Android Oreo beta program coming November, final rollout due "early 2018"

OnePlus revealed the OnePlus 5T yesterday, a more powerful version of its current flagship, the OnePlus 5. The new device, which is set to go on sale next Tuesday, improves upon its predecessor in several areas — namely with its bezel-less 18:9 display — but it won’t arrive running Android’s latest …

iOS 11.1.2 lets you use your iPhone X in cold weather

You can now use your iPhone X in cold weather, thanks to iOS 11.1.2. Apple’s latest update fixes an issue that causes Super Retina HD displays to become unresponsive when it gets chilly, as well as problems with Live Photos and video capturing.<p>iPhone X is the hottest smartphone on the market right …

A Look at Ryan Gosling’s Scorpio Shoe Style on His 37th Birthday

It’s officially Scorpio season, and that means it’s time to mark Ryan Gosling’s birthday.<p>While the “La La Land” star, who shares two daughters with …

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