Smart & Connected Life News

From Alexa to Siri to Google, there's a lot going on in the 'smart' world. Stay updated on all the latest news so you can take advantage of everything new!
Someone relaxing at home, listening to audio on an iPod Touch.
Why Some People Still Love Apple’s iPod
Solar farm concept art
The Grid Should Be Fine When We’re All Driving EVs
Lower section focus of a person riding a bike in a rural setting with windmills in the background.
Cloud-Connected E-Bikes Could Smooth Your Ride
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You’re Not Alone If You Don’t Read User Manuals
Two people looking at a smartphone in a city setting.
Live Translation May Point to the Future of Apple Glasses
A meatless hamburger made by a robot.
Burger Flipping 'Bots Could One Day Become a Reality
The MIT Sugar Battery.
Ultrathin Fuel Cells Could Use Your Body’s Sugar to Power Implants
Withings Scanwatch Horizon
Withings Launches Diving-Inspired Smartwatch, the Scanwatch Horizon
Person using a ReMarkable 2 e-ink tablet
Here’s Why an E-ink Notebook Is Better Than an iPad
Someone holding a smartphone with a virtual assistant project above as a cartoon robot asking how it can help.
AI Might Not Be Your Best Source for Advice Just Yet
Skullcandy Mod earbuds (in case)
Skullcandy's Launching a New Set of True Wireless Earbuds
Someone riding a bike in a busy city.
New Cargo Bikes Could Replace Your Car
Someone wearing the Google AR Glasses.
Google's AR Glasses Actually Look Pretty Rad…
The Teenage Engineering OP-1 Field.
Teenage Engineering's New OP-1 Field Updates a 10-Year-Old Classic
The Kat Walk Treadmill against a VR background.
VR Treadmills Could Put You Right in the Middle of the Action
EV driving around a nearly empty charging station
Tips for Handling Difficult Charging Stations
Roland's T-8 Beat Machine, J-6 Chord Synthesizer, and E-4 Voice Tweaker
Roland Goes Back to the 80s With Its Aira Compact Groove Boxes
iPod touches seventh generation in multiple colors
Why the iPod Touch Was Better Than the iPhone
Fusion Reactor Scientist At Work
AI's Next Trick: Unlimited Fusion Power
Meta Project Cambria
Full Color Mixed Reality Capabilities Coming to Meta’s Project Cambria
Family watching something on a laptop
Why Low-Income Families Need Cheaper Broadband
Person using VR Headset
Holograms Could Make Thinner, More Comfortable VR Headsets
Pixel Buds Pro
Google's New Pixel Buds Pro get Multiple Modes
Alexa Together
Amazon Introduces New Features to Alexa Together Service
Person at a dinner table wearing a VR headset
Ordering a Burger in the Metaverse Might Leave You Hungry
MiniMoog Model D synthesizer
Synthesizer Apps Are Good, but Sometimes You Want to Get Physical
3D Robotics arm touching HUD hologram interface
Why We Need AI-Powered Robot Hands
Waiting on a train, listening to music
Apple Is Quietly Phasing Out the iPod Touch
iRig Pro Quatro pocket-sized audio mixer from IK Multimedia
The iRig Pro Quattro Is a Musician's Helvetian Military Multitool
Artificial intelligence robot touching futuristic data screen.
AI Can Now Understand Your Videos By Watching Them
woman wearing VR goggles touching air while experiencing cyberspace in studio with neon illumination
Metaverse Dating Could Help You Find Real Love in VR
Mars XR Challenge
NASA Holding VR Challenge to Help With Future Mars Mission
Microsoft HoloLens VW
Microsoft and VW Team up to Optimize HoloLens AR Glasses for Cars
A couple having a conversation, one person in holographic form.
Holograms Could Put 3D on Your Phone Without the Dorky Glasses
Aerial view of plowed field with computer icons
How AI Could Help Farmers Grow More Crops
Three teens using the Snap Pixy drone to take a selfie.
Drones Are the New Best Thing for Selfies
white and blue van parked and open in a field
Your Next Home Office Could Be a Camper Van
Man with dog high-fiving
Upcoming Virtual Dog Park Lets You Train Remotely
man uses virtual reality glasses and has fun with it
You Could Soon Feel the Sensation of Drinking Water in VR
Someone holding a freshly sharpened pencil over a notebook with the pencil shavings on the page.
Why a Paper Notebook Is the Best Gadget You Can Buy
Cropped Hand Reading Fake News on Digital Tablet
AI Could Be Key to Preventing the Spread of Fake News
The Chase Bliss Habit.
This Experimental Guitar Pedal Is a Good Habit to Have
Illustration of a coronal mass ejection impacting the Earth's atmosphere
AI Could Keep Electronics Safe From Solar Storms
Apple AirTags
Apple Makes AirTags Louder So They're Easier to Find
Angled-view photograph of the fully packaged device. The top (mechanical) chip is secured facedown to the bottom (qubit) chip by an adhesive polymer.
Tiny Mechanical Devices Could Power Quantum Computers
Smart AI speaker concept - asian young woman feel annoyed because voice assistant can not recognize
No, Your Smart Speaker Isn’t Eavesdropping on You
ScanWatch horizon watch in green
Withings' New ScanWatch Horizon Fuses Luxury With Fitness Tech
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AI Might Be Writing Websites Just for You
YouMail Robocalls
YouMail Partners Up With Law Enforcement to Stop Robocallers
Philips GO S7807 Bluetooth Speaker
New Philips GO Headphones and Speakers Are on the Way
Two people listening to one smartphone while staring at a laptop computer.
AI Could Stop Snooping By Predicting What You’ll Say
Rear View of Air Stewardess Explaining Aeroplane Safety to Passengers
Even Flight Attendants Are Going Virtual
The Elektron Syntakt groovebox
Why Is Elektron’s Syntakt Analog/Digital Groovebox So Amazing?
Airbus Metaverse
Airbus Looks to Add Metaverse Features to Air Travel
Living Vehicle office
Living Vehicle Reveals New Apple-filled Office Package
navigating a smart tv with its remote
Why It's So Hard to Buy a 'Dumb' TV
A person using the Logitech Lift vertical mouse at a desk in an office.
Why You Should Consider Using This Funky-Looking Mouse
A rear-side view of a gas powered Corvette with Texas tags.
Chevrolet Officially Announces All-Electric Corvette
Two students working on computers in a home setting.
AI Could Monitor Your Child’s Emotional State in School