The Google Home is a $130 (£130 or AU$199) smart home speaker that showcases the artificially intelligent, voice-activated Google Assistant. It lets you set timers, control lights and thermostats, play
Sometimes we get so stuck in the old way of doing things, we don't bother to see if there's a better alternative. Take eyeglasses. Old way: Go to your local optical shop, get an eye exam, choose frames
(CNN) — Not too long ago, one of my daughter's middle-school teachers told me that my daughter was spending a lot of time on her phone during class. As a mother, this was concerning. But I was not surprised.
You know you’re doing breakfast wrong when it makes a doctor want to cry. Think about your typical morning meal. Does it involve a bowl of cereal, a bagel, a donut or a muffin? To your body, that’s the
Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest
Teens aren't what they used to be. The teen pregnancy rate has reached an all-time low. Fewer teens are drinking alcohol, having sex or working part-time jobs. And as I found in a newly released analysis
What’s old is new again Welcome to Curbed’s first-ever Transportation Week! It's time for a weeklong romp through all things related to transportation in the U.S. We'll be focusing on the topics most to
Audi, Volkswagen, and Mercedes are just a few companies that are planning to unveil an electric car by 2020. We got a glimpse of what they have in store at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show. Scroll down
Take that, Snow White Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you
So you have an unused Raspberry Pi lying around and you don't know what to do with it. You're not alone, even if there are hundreds of projects at the ready. You can turn it into a Minecraft machine, music
Google Home ($129 at Dell Home) is great for controlling your smart home and helping out in the kitchen. But smart speakers are just as much for play as they are for work. Whether you're bored with everything
Apple extends its tablet lead, but iOS 11 might end up being a bigger deal A little more than a year after Apple released the 9.7-inch iPad Pro, it’s replacing it with a new model, the iPad Pro 10.5. that
The National Institutes of Health suggest that adults get 7-8 hours of sleep each night to avoid what they call "sleep debt." But how much sleep we actually need is determined by many factors — with genetics
Amazon wants to give teachers a leg up. The online giant on Monday unveiled Amazon Inspire, a program that provides educators with the ability to upload, categorize and share resources, peer-review the
You may have heard that there’s a link between having dairy products and acne, but how legit is it, really? A team of researchers decided to find out, and the results might surprise you. According to new
Some say medical residents perform just fine on 30-hour days; others say that can't possibly be true. Doctors are about the closest thing we have to superheroes in real life. But must they also be super-human?
In exchange, you agree to share information about yourself that Google can share with advertisers so their ads are more effective. For instance, airlines want to target people who love to travel. Children's
"Classrooms are broken. Kids don't learn the best by reading books," Luckey said at the Dublin Web Summit, according to The Guardian. "There's clearly value in real-world experiences: going to do things.
Backblaze launched in 2007, accruing hard drives and building out a backup capacity of what amounts to some 150 petabytes of data on its servers. They’ve since become one of the most trusted providers