Happy Monday! Are you well-rested after the weekend? If you’re like 92% of Americans, probably not. A recent study shows that less than one in ten people actually feel rested after a night’s sleep. Why? Stress, mostly. Life was hard before the pandemic, but it has really taken a toll on many people. That’s rough.
Do you have smart home gadgets and get sick of your preferred digital assistant messing up your voice commands? Fret not, friends, because you can actually replace voice commands with various other products—smart switches, sensors, and more go a long way in making your smart home more efficient. Hit today’s top story for all the details.
Amazon is having a storage sale, so now’s the time to buy new SD cards and USB drives.
Don’t you hate repeating yourself? Voice commands are unreliable, but yelling at a Google or Alexa is usually easier than pulling out a smartphone. Here are three ways you can streamline your smart home experience and ditch annoying voice controls forever. Read More »
A Jeep electric vehicle with stick-shift transmission may sound awesome on paper, but it won’t do you much good if you can’t charge it. To that end, Jeep plans to install Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations at off-road trailheads, and Jeep 4xe will get free charging. Read More »
Boston Dynamics, the global leader in creepy robots, has unveiled its first automated machine for the logistics industry. Meet Stretch, an AI-powered robot that can move up to 800 50-pound boxes per hour. With its advanced vision system and omni-directional mobile base, Stretch could improve worker safety and, of course, fill in for box-moving warehouse workers. Read More »
Disney+ finally announced when it will start shooting its long-awaited series Obi-Wan Kenobi: this April. Although filming is starting a month later than star Ewan McGregor originally said it would. We also know more about the show’s other cast members, including some large names set to appear. Read More »
Launched in 2018 on a mission to spot planets outside our solar system, NASA’S TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) has now discovered over 2,200 possible planetary candidates. The candidates are all orbiting bright nearby stars, and many are smaller planets. Some are even rocky, like Earth. Read More »
If you’re into meal prepping, a good set of containers is a must have. This set contains 10 glass containers and matching lids will securely store your food even if you take it with you to work or school. Plus, their clear design makes it easy to see everything that’s inside. Both the containers and lids are safe to use in the freezer and dishwasher, and the containers are also safe to use in the oven and microwave. The containers are stackable for easy storage and come in a fun variety of colors, including a mix-and-match selection.
It’s time to buy that SD card you’ve been mulling over. Amazon’s Deal of the Day features a ton of discounted storage devices, offering up to 50% in savings on SD cards, microSD cards, and USB thumb drives. Read More »
When Apple designed the iPad, it managed to create a touchscreen interface so simple to use that even a toddler could master it. But while kids can use an iPad, they tend to be rough on expensive devices. But now, you can protect those tablets with new OtterBox cases for kids. Read More »
Google Chrome Apps have changed a lot through the years, but one thing hasn’t—the “Apps” button in the bookmarks bar. If you don’t use Chrome Apps, this little button can be annoying. Thankfully, it’s easy to remove. Read More »
When it comes to secure, private email services, two big names stand out: ProtonMail and Tutanota. Both services offer a free account so you can try them out, but what does each do differently? Read More »
The time has come, Netflixers! It’s the beginning of a new month, which means there’s plenty of new streaming content on the way. This week, you can watch a docuseries on British castles, then rewatch that Reese Witherspoon comedy classic, Legally Blonde. Read More »