Category Archives: Gadgets

Google’s ‘Family Link’ parental controls expands to teens

"Family Link," Google's parental controls for Android and Chromebooks, is growing up. Well, in a sense. For one, it's no longer limited to kids — soon adults will also be able to manage their teen's devices with existing Google accounts. Wisely, tha…

Audi rips the camouflage off its E-Tron electric SUV

Audi finally took the wraps off its E-Tron pure electric SUV. At an event in Northern California, the automaker stripped off the QR code-esque wrap from the vehicle and announced how you can reserve your own and for how much.

Audi: Autonomous cars alone won’t solve traffic jams

It's easy to think that once cars start driving themselves most of our traffic woes will be eliminated. Robocars are supposed to be better drivers and better driving should mean less gridlock. Unfortunately, that drop in bumper to bumper hell won't b…

Trump expected to announce more China tech tariffs within days

The White House isn't just dismissing technology companies' concerns about tariffs on China, it's picking up the pace. Both Reuters and the Wall Street Journal have learned that the Trump administration is likely to formally announce its latest tari…

The Morning After: Weekend Edition

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! Before looking back at some highlights from the last few days, we'll point out a NASA launch happening early Saturday morning, and take a look at Google's latest Pixel 3 teaser.

Razer is expected to unveil its second phone on October 10th

Razer sent out invitations today for an October 10th event where it's expected to unveil its Razer Phone 2. The invite doesn't say as much, but the company noted in a financial report last month that it was working on a follow up to its Razer Phone a…

Elvie’s wearable breast pump promises silent, hands-free pumping

Elvie, a company that previously released a connected kegel trainer, has developed a cordless, wearable breast pump that aims to make life a little easier for nursing mothers. Like the Willow Pump, it fits inside of a standard nursing bra, allowing f…

Smartwatches promised to make us healthier and they finally might

It's been a big week for smartwatches. Big month, really. On Wednesday, Apple unveiled the latest version of its Watch, which — in addition to cosmetic updates — got new features like an FDA-cleared ECG app, irregular heart rate notification and fa…

The Morning After: SpaceX is sending someone to the Moon

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning there! Did you know Nintendo's Switch is killing it? You're waking up to a bumper crop of Nintendo news, including new games, classic franchises and more bound for the hybrid console. We finally got the…

Watch the ‘Civilization VI’ trailer for Nintendo Switch

Civilization VI is invading Nintendo Switch on November 16th, and now its creators have dropped a trailer showing what you can expect from the empire builder. In early September, 2K and Firaxis Games accidentally revealed the game's arrival's on the…