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Now all your home’s Alexa devices work like an intercom

2 hours 34 min ago
Amazon Alexa users can now use the “Drop In” feature to talk with all of their Echo devices at once, Amazon announced on its blog. Previously, Drop In messages could only be sent to one other Alexa-enabled device at a time -- a user with an Alexa dev...

Book publishers sue Internet Archive for allegedly enabling piracy

2 hours 55 min ago
When libraries around the US began closing their doors due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Internet Archive (IA) responded by creating a “National Emergency Library,” a collection of 1.4 million books from its free e-book repository Open Library. Pu...

Sony delays PlayStation 5 stream due to ongoing protests

3 hours 31 min ago
Sony has delayed its upcoming PlayStation 5 livestream, which would have seen the company show off gameplay from its upcoming next-generation console. The stream was originally scheduled to start at 4PM ET on June 4th. The company did not say when it...

Facebook staff plan 'virtual walkout' over response to Trump posts

4 hours 39 min ago
Facebook employees are so upset with Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to take no action on Donald Trump’s posts, that they are participating in a “virtual walkout” in a show of protest against the company, The New York Times reports.Facebook workers, most...

Samsung's new subscription bundles a Galaxy S20 with Microsoft 365

5 hours 6 min ago
Samsung’s Galaxy S20 family is expensive when even the ‘entry’ model begins around $1,000. The company thinks it has a solution, though: turn the phone into more of a service. It just launched an Access plan that provides an S20 phone, a Premium Care...

Google's advanced hacking protection comes to Nest devices

5 hours 29 min ago
Google’s Advanced Protection Program hasn’t been very accommodating of smart homes so far — you’ve had to forego Nest devices if you wanted those additional safeguards. It won’t be a problem from now on, though. The internet giant has enabled Advance...

Google brings personal safety and battery updates to Pixels

5 hours 29 min ago
Google may have pushed back the Android 11 beta launch again, but it still has some new features for Pixel phone users. The company is announcing a set of updates today that promise to extend battery life, improve your sleep and give more people acce...

Pandora introduces customizable Pride and Black Music Month stations

6 hours 28 sec ago
Online music-streaming service Pandora is introducing new stations and expanding its “Modes” feature to celebrate Pride and Black Music Month. Starting June 1st, Modes will be available for the first time on two genre stations: Qmunity will have a “F...

PAX skirts Apple's vape app ban with a web version

6 hours 28 min ago
Apple banned vaping apps from its App Stores following a string of additive-related deaths, but that isn’t deterring PAX. The company has launched a web app that lets you control PAX 3 and Era-series cannabis pens from your computer using Bluetooth....

T-Mobile offers 5G in all 50 states through a roaming deal

6 hours 50 min ago
T-Mobile has become the first carrier to provide 5G coverage in all 50 states... in a manner of speaking. The network now offers 5G in Anchorage, Alaska not through its own network, but through a roaming deal with GCI. It’s far from ubiquitous covera...

Apple doubled the price of RAM upgrades on the base MacBook Pro

7 hours 7 min ago
Apple takes a lot of heat for its RAM pricing, and the company’s latest move may only escalate the criticism. The lowest tier of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro comes stock with 8GB of RAM but can be upgraded to 16GB. That option used to cost $100, makin...

Vivo's X50 Pro with gimbal camera will be available globally later this year

7 hours 7 min ago
Having already explained its miniaturized gimbal camera system in detail, there’s honestly not much surprise left for Vivo’s X50 Pro, but for those who are curious, the company did share remaining key features at today’s launch event. In addition, Vi...

Save $199 on Apple's latest 13-inch MacBook Pro at Amazon

7 hours 32 min ago
Apple's 2020 13-inch MacBook Pro is less than a month old, but you can already save on some models. Amazon has discounted the 8th-generation Core i5, 512GB model to $1,300, down from $1,499. The company has also reduced the price of the 10th-generati...

Bandcamp got me back into buying music

7 hours 58 min ago
As the coronavirus situation has developed, one of the things I’ve been following closely is how different music platforms have responded to the pandemic and its effects on musicians. Spotify's response, for instance, has been to assist artists in ra...

Pinterest's new Lens feature lets you find products based on your photos

8 hours 29 min ago
Pinterest is back on its shopping flex with a new “Shop” tab in Lens camera search results. From today, you’ll be able to tap the camera in search bar, snap or upload a photo and then see the Shop tab with a feed of Pins based on products identified...

China's giant radio telescope will start searching for aliens in September

9 hours 53 sec ago
China will soon make a significant contribution to the search for extraterrestrial life. State media outlet Science and Technology Daily (via ChinaTechCity) says the country’s Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope, or FAST, will begin looki...

FuboTV's sports-centric app comes to the Xbox One

9 hours 29 min ago
FuboTV is giving subscribers a new way to watch its sports-centric live TV streaming by launching on Microsoft’s Xbox One. That marks the first time on a console for the subscription service, which offers a mix of over 100 sports, entertainment and n...

Introducing Engadget's Dads and Grads gift guide

9 hours 29 min ago
We made it to June, friends! And the Engadget team is very excited to launch our first-ever Dads and Grads gift guide. We know that celebrations are hard right now -- hard to pull off and sometimes hard to enjoy -- but we don’t want to forget about o...

‘Hardspace: Shipbreaker’ is a puzzle-solving parable

9 hours 29 min ago
Hardspace: Shipbreaker is a game from Canadian studio Blackbird Interactive that launches in Steam Early Access on June 16th. You play as a shipbreaker, tasked with the dangerous job of cutting up disused spaceships to salvage their contents. Wearing...

What to buy for new grads who need help "adulting"

9 hours 43 min ago
Even if your grad has finally made it through college, that doesn’t mean they’re ready to step out into the real world with no help. They’ll not only have to find a job but also might need a little help living on their own, taking on more responsibil...

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