SoundHound takes on Siri and Google with new voice search app

While SoundHound hasn’t seen the tune-searching success as Shazam, the company behind it is taking a similar stance as the competition. Like Shazam’s recent addition of product ...

Life Simplified with Connected Devices

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a scenario in which objects, animals or people are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring ...

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I regrettably designed my own glasses on a smartphone app

JINS is a glasses maker on a mission: to make glasses worth talking about again. That usually entails a dash of technology thrown in; a few years ago, for instance, the company dotted ...

Facebook Messenger brings fragmented communication to desktops

Wish you could have the Facebook Messenger experience somewhere other than your mobile device? Pine no more because now it’s available on the web (it’s a platform now, ...

Dell will sell a bigger version of its flagship Android tablet

You might not think of Dell as a big name in tablets — not on the level of, say, Apple or Samsung. In fact, though, the once-stodgy PC maker sells one of our favorite Android ...

Engadget’s new buyer’s guide picks: the MacBook Pro, Moto E and more!

It’s been one busy month for reviews: Engadget has published seven in the past four weeks alone. That means we’ve got quite a few additions to our various buyer’s ...

Uber’s breathalyzer kiosk gets you a ride home if you’re drunk

Uber sees its ridesharing service as an ideal way to get you home safely when you’re drunk, and it’s trying out some relatively unique technology to prove its point. The ...

Twitter revamps trends to explain why a topic is popular

Peeking at what’s trending on Twitter ensures you don’t miss anything, but sometimes a hashtag’s meaning isn’t obvious. For those strange-looking acronyms, ...

YouTube’s ad-free video subscription could arrive before year’s end

Google announced YouTube’s Music Key streaming subscription last fall, and an ad-free video service is also said to be on the way. Bloomberg reports the paid plan that nixes ...

Your iPhone can make WiFi calls on Sprint

Using an iPhone on Sprint? Good news: you just got WiFi calling. If you install both the iOS 8.3 update and a matching carrier profile rolling out this week, any iPhone from the 5c ...

Periscope makes it easier to view live streams from people you know

Thanks to Periscope’s early fame, one of the major downsides to the live streaming app is that the first thing you saw when you launched it was a slew of streams from strangers ...