Many smart appliance makers' apps still require that you tap buttons to control your home, but not LG's. It's introducing Google Assistant-powered voice control to its ThinQ app (previously SmartThinQ) to steer all its connected appliances, whether… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2Z8U7bg via IFTTTWeiterlesen "LG’s smart home app adds voice control through Google Assistant August 23, 2019 at 10:28PM"
Netflix leans on algorithms for virtually all of its show suggestions, but it's trying something radical: curation from real, honest-to-goodness humans. The service is testing expert-crafted Collections that, much like music playlists, offer selecti… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2NtsRxc via IFTTTWeiterlesen "Netflix test brings human-curated ‚Collections‘ to streaming August 23, 2019 at 09:51PM"
Following the news that OnePlus will release its first TV this September in India, company CEO Pete Lau has shared additional information about the platform in an interview with Gadgets 360. Most notably, thanks to a partnership with Amazon, he said… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2MBnUmo via IFTTTWeiterlesen "OnePlus TV will run ‘optimized’ Android TV software August 23, 2019 at 09:03PM"
The escalating trade war between the US and China could have particularly steep consequences for car brands. China's Finance Ministry has announced countering tariffs across a range of products, including plans to resume a suspended 25 percent extra… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2U1DOaj via IFTTTWeiterlesen "China’s latest retaliatory tariffs could pose trouble for Tesla August 23, 2019 at 08:46PM"
Ryu Ga Gotoku (RGG) Studio is in a fantastic position. The Sega-owned developer has just released Judgment, a well-received detective game starring Japanese actor and singer Takuya Kimura as the lead. Now, the team is turning its attention back to Ya… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2L6tr0S via IFTTTWeiterlesen "Yakuza’s many remasters are about to pay off big time August 23, 2019 at 08:15PM"
Some trains in the UK are now running on a rail line powered entirely by a solar farm in what's said to be a world first. Around 100 panels are keeping the signaling and lights up and running on the track near Aldershot in Hampshire, and the project… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2My1Adl via IFTTTWeiterlesen "‚World’s first‘ solar-powered rail line opens in the UK August 23, 2019 at 07:55PM"
Authorities in Denmark are reviewing more than 10,000 court cases to see if flawed cellphone location data may have led to wrongful convictions, according to The New York Times. The review stems from two recently discovered bugs. The first caused the… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2Pe1Y2A via IFTTTWeiterlesen "Bugged cell location data prompts Denmark to review 10,000 court cases August 23, 2019 at 07:33PM"
The art at the top of El Hijo's website says it all. A young boy in a red poncho stands at the edge of a cliff, overlooking a sun-bleached desert valley with a stuffed bear dangling from his fingertips. His shadow unfurls across the rock behind him,… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2Zd8Hi2 via IFTTTWeiterlesen "‚El Hijo‘ is a Spaghetti Western stealth game with heart August 23, 2019 at 07:15PM"
The popular STEAM education company Sphero announced today that it has acquired LittleBits. You may remember LittleBits as the company behind toys that teach kids about electronics, and Sphero has made a name for itself creating educational coding ro… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2U2ICMH via IFTTTWeiterlesen "Sphero acquires LittleBits and eyes international growth August 23, 2019 at 06:42PM"
Sega is in an unexpectedly good place right now. The company was never on top of the industry; it's been beaten by Nintendo, by Sony, by the decline of the arcade. It spent years nursing the wounds from its fall from grace in the '90s, and through th… from Engadget RSS Feed https://ift.tt/2L6gGn0 via IFTTTWeiterlesen "Sega is becoming its weird and wonderful self again August 23, 2019 at 06:30PM"