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LG’s AI-enabled OLED TVs go on sale this month

LG has announced pricing for its 2018 TV lineup. It includes nine new AI-enabled OLED TV models and seven AI-enabled Super UHD TV models, each coming with LG's ThinQ AI technology. The OLED line includes LG's Signature W8 series, which will be available in 65- and 77-inch versions priced at $7,000 …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

Google releases fix for Chromecast WiFi bug

Google has started rolling out a patch that will prevent Cast-enabled devices from killing your WiFi connection. Multiple complaints reported over the past few weeks revealed that Android devices' Cast feature suffers from a WiFi bug. Apparently, they sometimes beam too much data at a very high …

Google Home or Chromecast might be crashing your Wi-Fi

If your Wi-Fi at home has been acting up lately, your Google Home ($129 at Dell Home) speaker or Chromecast ($35 at Walmart) might be the culprit. On Jan. 13, Android Police reported several instances where a Google Home Max ($399 at Dell Home) speaker was knocking TP-Link Archer C7 routers offline.<p>…

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Nanoleaf wants you to control your smart home with a dodecahedron

A few months ago, Nanoleaf revealed a "Rhythm Starter Kit" that let you synchronize its colorful Aurora light panels with music. At CES, the company released a product designed to control it and more: the Nanoleaf Remote. But unlike a typical handheld remote control, the Nanoleaf Remote is in the …

Retro-bit brought brand-new Sega accessories to CES

While Nintendo's 'classic' consoles have soaked up much of the retro love lately, Sega fans do have something to look forward to. The last booth I stopped by at CES 2018 was one of my favorites, as Retro-bit showed off new officially-licensed accessories it's releasing for Sega consoles later this …

Linksys mesh Wi-Fi system gets Apple’s stamp of approval

Stick a fork in Apple’s router business. It looks dead.<p>In another sign that Apple is just too damn busy to update its outdated AirPort line of routers, the company is now selling a new mesh router system made by Linksys.<p>Apple hasn’t updated the AirPort Extreme since 2013, while its older AirPort …

The Best Apple Related Accessories at CES 2018

This year's Consumer Electronics Show felt a little more muted than past shows, with fewer new and exciting products coming out. Much of that may be due to the fact that there was a lot of focus on Alexa and Google Assistant, two platforms that aren't applicable to a lot of Apple users.<p>Though CES …

Home Automation

Liftmaster's new 8500W Wi-Fi garage opener locks things down

Chamberlain's MyQ Garage is an easy smart home upgrade, and over the past couple of years we've watched as Chamberlain has integrated the MyQ Wi-Fi platform into a growing variety of garage door openers. The latest belongs to Liftmaster, one of the Chamberlain Group's subsidiaries, and it's one of …

Google shuts down its CES booth because it’s not waterproof

We were supposed to get a little preview of Google’s CES booth ahead of the official opening of CES today. But that wasn’t meant to be. See, it’s raining in Las Vegas and Google’s two-level outdoor CES booth clearly wasn’t meant to withstand rain. My guess is that its IP rating is probably …

CES 2018: Alpine Electronics Reveals 9-Inch Aftermarket CarPlay System That 'Hovers' in Front of Dash

Alpine Electronics at CES today unveiled a new aftermarket CarPlay system with a "hover" design that floats in front of the vehicle's dashboard instead of being embedded directly into it. The company said that the iLX-F309 "doesn't require custom installation," but professional help will still …

Yevo’s new wireless earbuds are made from illegal firearm metal known as Humanium

We have already seen our fair share of new headphone designs from CES 2018. Sennheiser’s new BeatsX competitors, SOL’s very first foray into the world of over-ear Bluetooth and Mymanu’s Click+ live translation headphones are just some of the interesting headsets to come out of Vegas so far this …

Consumer Tech

65-inch rollable OLED TV concept by LG Display

A lot of crazy and exciting stuff is expected to see the light of day at the upcoming 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. This new rollable …

CES

NASA's $1 Billion Probe Just Sent Back Mind-Meltingly Gorgeous New Images of Jupiter

?<p>NASA's $US1 billion Juno spacecraft completed its 10th high-speed trip around Jupiter on December 16.<p>The robot gets relatively close to the gas …

Astronomy

LG is packing a home theater into a projector you can carry

The portable projector can display a 150-inch screen.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>LG is revealing its first 4K projector, a portable, floor standing …

Turn Your Old Asus Routers Into a Mesh Network With This Software Update

Eero should probably look over its shoulder because a new piece of software from Asus could make it and other boutique mesh routers seem super …

Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Program Could Lead to 16M Fewer iPhones Sold in 2018

Apple's decision to offer $29 battery replacements to customers with older iPhones could cause iPhone sales to drop in 2018, according to Barclays analyst Mark Moskowitz (via <i>CNBC</i>).<p>Customers opting for a battery replacement instead of upgrading an iPhone could be a "mild headwind" for iPhone unit …

Hide Siri in your wall with this ConnectSense Outlet

The ConnectSense Smart In-Wall Outlet can blend into your smart home.<p>A smart outlet is a great way to get started in the smart home revolution. Plug in an ordinary lamp or fan for instant app-enabled smarts. The latest offering from ConnectSense will hide those smarts in your wall.<p>Like the …

Major Intel, Arm chip security flaw puts your PCs, phones at risk

A newly discovered exploit in most modern processors could make your computer or phone vulnerable to attacks. But chipmakers say they've got fixes ready to go.<p>Several researchers, including a member of Google's Project Zero team, found that a design technique used in chips from Intel, Arm and …

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Eero’s 802.11ac Mesh Wi-Fi System blankets your home with internet: $300 shipped

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>Amazon offers the second generation eero Home Wi-Fi 802.11ac Mesh System for <b>$299.99 shipped</b>. That’s a 25% savings off the original …

Smart Homes

Netgear Orbi Outdoor Satellite thinks outside the home

The Orbi Outdoor Satellite is an expensive, weather-resistant way of extending Wi-Fi outside your home, up to 2,500 square feet.<p>Netgear is giving you more Wi-Fi freedom with its new Orbi Outdoor Satellite (model RBS50Y). It's a weather-resistant extender for your current Orbi mesh system that …

Apple apologizes for iPhone slowdown drama, will offer $29 battery replacements

Batteries are “consumable components” now<p>Apple just published a letter to customers apologizing for the “misunderstanding” around older iPhones being slowed down, following its recent admission that it was, in fact, slowing down older phones in order to compensate for degrading batteries. “We know …

Koenigsegg destroys a Regera hypercar and films it for 'science'

What's crazier than a 1500 horsepower hypercar with three electric motors and no traditional transmission? How about crash and torture testing one and releasing the footage?<p>To celebrate hitting one million followers on Instagram (seriously, how did it take this long?) Swedish hypercar manufacturer …

GM Patents Twincharged Engine With At Least 10:1 Compression

General Motors could follow Mazda down the path of high-tech internal combustion.<p>General Motors<p>James GilboyView James Gilboy's Articles<p>General Motors …

Review: Ecobee4 Smart Thermostat

It’s impossible to write a review of any smart thermostat without addressing the elephant in the room—the Nest thermostat. As WIRED’s David Pierce …

Amazon acquires security camera and doorbell maker Blink

In an email sent to customers Friday, camera and doorbell startup Blink announced it has been acquired by Amazon. See the full email below:<p>Dear Blink Community,We're excited to announce that Blink has been acquired by Amazon! Since launching in early 2016, we've been thrilled by your response to …

REVIEW: Nest's new $499 home security system is simple to install and made me feel a lot safer

As an extremely neurotic homeowner, I am always looking for new ways to keep my home safe and spy on my dog, to make sure he's not getting into mischief.<p>So I was extremely excited to try out the Nest Secure, the smart-home company's new $499 security system. Nest, one of Google's corporate …

Smart Homes

How to replace your old, outdated 3-way light switches

Archaic light switches might as well be from the stone age. All they do is turn a light on and off. They can't dim lighting gently or remember the brightness level you prefer. Outdated switches don't play nicely with LED bulbs either. The solution? Swap them for modern switches.<p>This guide will take …

Canary security cameras get smarter with free person alerts

Canary, maker of the Smart Home Security Device and the Flex cameras, today introduced person alerts. The startup says it plans to add this feature for "all Canary users" for free (with no additional hardware needed) over the next six weeks.<p>Canary says it relied on machine learning to develop its …