Alexa announcements feature now works on every Alexa-compatible device  THE VERGE · 30 minutes
Last year, Amazon rolled a new announcements feature for Echo devices, and later expanded it to Alexa-compatible Sonos... more
This is one smart device that every urban home could use  TechCrunch · 29 minutes
Living in a dense urban environment brings many startup-fuelled conveniences, be it near instant delivery of food — or pretty much whatever else you fancy —... more
Researcher exposes vulnerability in macOS Gatekeeper security mechanism  9to5Mac · 2 hours
Security researcher Filippo Cavallarin has publicized what he says is a way to bypass the Gatekeeper security functionality of macOS.... more
Startups Weekly: VCs are drunk on beverage startups  TechCrunch · 2 hours
In this week's newsletter: Y Combinator has a new president, DoorDash raises $600M and startups go on acquisition sprees. more
The best programs to use instead of Adobe Photoshop  Windows Central · 2 hours
We were not having it when Adobe decided to double the price of Photoshop in early May. Even though the price has since been put back to normal, the idea... more
Redmi K20 Pro Price, New Image Leak; Powerful Loudspeaker Teased Ahead of May 28 Launch  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
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When it comes to public universities, the old adage “you get what you pay for” clearly does not apply. Leading public research universities have a track record of turning out... more
WSJ: Snapchat planning to compete with TikTok, add deeper music integration  9to5Mac · 4 hours
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The Overwatch League’s commissioner has jumped to Epic Games  THE VERGE · 5 hours
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Making The Grade: Rebuilding Apple School Manager  9to5Mac · 5 hours
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Google Stadia to Share Game Titles, Pricing 'This Summer'  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
Google's cloud gaming service Stadia's upcoming unveil would include price reveal and other information such as game titles. more
Why the iPhone 11 successor could be the phone to get - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
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This robot may one day write you a traffic ticket video - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
The robot is a proof-of-concept developed by Stanford Research Institute international to aid police with traffic stops. more
Control this robot by flexing your muscles video - CNET  CNET · 4 hours
RoboRaise is a control platform developed by MIT CSAIL that uses electrodes on your muscles to control a robotic arm. more
Hate makes a comeback in the Pacific Northwest  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
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£1.6m drug becomes world's most expensive  Sky News · 4 hours
Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis has won approval for a new gene therapy drug which is priced at a record £1.67m per treatment. more
This high-end amplifier sounds equally great with speakers and headphones - CNET  CNET · 4 hours
The Linear Tube Audio Z10: It doesn't look or sound like your father’s tube amp! more
Want to test unreleased features of Windows 10? Here's what you need to do.  Windows Central · 5 hours
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Best cheap true wireless headphones: The 6 top AirPods alternatives for $80 or less - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
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Igloo who? The Vericool Ohana is an eco-friendly cooler you can recycle - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
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Snapchat Reportedly Working on Letting Users Add Music to Posts  Gadgets 360 · 4 hours
Competing with the likes of Instagram, photo-messaging app Snapchat is planning to let users add music to their posts on the platform. more
Windows 10 has new color modes — here's how to use them  Windows Central · 5 hours
Windows 10 now includes more consistent color modes to customize your experience, and in this guide, you'll learn how to use them. Although on... more
Honor Tries Its Best to Ignore Distractions and Focus on the Camera-Centric Honor 20 Pro  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro, and Honor 20 Lite were launched at an event in London this week. more
OnePlus 5T, OnePlus 5 Confirmed to Get Android Q Update  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
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High-end sound without breaking the bank: Massdrop x Sennheiser HD 6XX headphones - CNET  CNET · 4 hours
The Massdrop x Sennheiser HD 6XX, a bona fide audiophile headphone, for a very affordable price. more
Best Mobile Phones Under 25000: May 2019 Edition  Gadgets 360 · 9 hours
Best mobile phones under 25000: Poco F1 and Vivo V11 Pro feature in our top picks of best smartphones priced below Rs. 25,000. The list also includes Nokia 8, and Oppo F11... more
Real estate title firm's lapse exposes data in 885M files  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
First American Financial's privacy lapse exposes bank account numbers, other personal info contained in 885 million real estate title files more
Jabra Elite 85h review: A premium noise-canceling headphone that excels at making calls - CNET  CNET · 6 hours
The company's first noise-canceling headphone gives the Sony WH-1000XM3 and Bose QuietComfort 35 a run for the money. more
MacBook Pro 15-Inch Touch Bar 2019's New Butterfly Keyboard Detailed in iFixit Teardown  Gadgets 360 · 9 hours
The MacBook Pro still has a fundamental problem that has the processor, RAM, and flash memory soldered to the logic board making... more
The best smart garage door controllers for Alexa, Google Assistant, and HomeKit - CNET  CNET · 8 hours
When it comes to smart garage door openers, you have lots of options. Here's a look at our favorites. more
Apple's new Macbook chips, Qualcomm gets monopoly judgment video - CNET  CNET · 8 hours
This week's major tech stories include new Intel chips in Macbooks, Qualcomm's monopoly ruling and new portable game console from iOS software vets, Panic. more
2020 Kia Soul: A box with no rough edges - Roadshow  CNET · 8 hours
Kia's all-new, third-generation Soul is about as satisfying as watching one of those well-done YouTube unboxing videos. more
OnePlus 7 Pro Users Report ‘Phantom Touch’ Display Issue, Fix Incoming  Gadgets 360 · 11 hours
OnePlus 7 Pro touch issue is easily triggered when he CPU-Z app is used, but reports of the issue being triggered in other apps has also... more
Leaked images reveal Microsoft’s purple Xbox One S for Fortnite fans  THE VERGE · 9 hours
Microsoft appears to be readying a special Fortnite-style version of the company’s Xbox One... more
Despite more packaging, meal kits are greener than groceries, study suggests  CBC · 11 hours
A new study suggests that meal kits from companies like HelloFresh and Chef's Plate... more
China’s largest chipmaker is delisting from the Nasdaq  TechCrunch · 15 hours
The U.S-China trade war is increasingly influencing tech. Huawei has suffered a turbulent past week with key suppliers pausing work with the company, and now China’s largest chipmaker is planning to delist... more
Aladdin review: Guy Ritchie's live action Disney remake dazzles, surprises - CNET  CNET · 12 hours
This update isn't quite a whole new world, but it's still one worth visiting despite its forgettable villain and unsettling Genie CGI. more
Redmi K20 Loudspeaker Teased, New Image Leaks Ahead of May 28 Launch  Gadgets 360 · 13 hours
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Facebook Acknowledges Pelosi Video Is Faked but Declines to Delete It  Gadgets 360 · 13 hours
Facebook declined Friday to remove the video, even after Facebook's independent fact-checking groups, Lead Stories and PolitiFact, deemed the video "false." more
Adding a carbon atom transforms 2-D semiconducting material  nanowerk · 13 hours
A technique to substitute carbon-hydrogen species into a single atomic layer of the semiconducting material tungsten disulfide, a transition metal dichalcogenide (TMD), dramatically changes the electronic properties of the material. more
Nokia Says Women and Some Men Will Get a Pay Hike to Close Gender Gap  Gadgets 360 · 13 hours
Some female Nokia employees will get a raise this summer, part of the company's effort to close its... more
Disney's Jafar would spend 164 years behind bars today - CNET  CNET · 17 hours
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OnePlus 7 Pro camera upgrades reportedly coming - CNET  CNET · 18 hours
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A big asteroid with its own moon is passing by. Here's how to spot it - CNET  CNET · 17 hours
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Four times more data breaches logged in UK  BBC · 16 hours
No companies have been fined in the first year of tough new data laws, despite a sharp rise in breaches. more
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