Puerto Rico is in trouble. Approximately 3 million of its residents are still without electricity after the island was devastated by Hurricane Maria, and 30% lack access to drinkable water. Exacerbating the process of recovery is the fact that communication infrastructure in general, and the internet specifically, is experiencing trouble across...
A sensor lights up. You hit it. Another sensor lights up. You hit that one. A third sensor lights up and when you hit it you get a reward. No, I'm not describing Whack-A-Mole—it's CleverPet Hub, the first "gaming console" for dogs. (In the above hypothetical you are a dog.)
CleverPet Hub is an app-enabled device that uses light and sound games...
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The pain of narrowly missing out on concert tickets is an all too common feeling.
While we might be quick to blame our reflexes, scalpers employing bots have been wreaking havoc in the now mostly digital ticket selling business.
If you're like me, you've seen Facebook friends post links to questionable blogs, people have texted you links to fake stories, and you see fake news articles all over Twitter.
By Team CommerceMashable Deals2017-10-19 04:30:49 UTC
This may sound like heresy, but WiFi isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Sure, it’s nice not having wires everywhere and it makes you feel like you’re living in the future, but WiFi can also have drawbacks. It can be painfully slow, has a limited range of coverage, and op...
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This sounds amazing.
That’s what I thought when I got all my Sonos speakers playing the late Tom Petty’s Won’t Back Down and the first floor of my home filled with his distinct, Gainesville, Florida, twang.
I chose that song with my voice and not by speaking to the first-generation Amazon Echo I have in my home, but by speaking directly to the...
The iPhone X will change everything when it arrives next month. It'll herald in a brave new notch-filled world with no home buttons and Face ID, a new face-recognition technology that unlocks the phone when you look at it.
Mere weeks away from launch and a month after Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) penned a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook voicing privacy...
Taking steps to reporting and removing revenge porn, a.k.a image-based abuse, can be arduous, both emotionally and regarding the amount of steps required to get it done.
Australia's government is aiming to make the process simpler, with the launch of a national portal for reporting instances of image-based abuse.
The portal will allow victims to...
Put your Bios Urn in a Bios Incube to grow your loved one's remains into a tree... all by itself. There is a built-in watering system and a sensor that does all the work for you. Plus, the urn's material is 100 percent biodegradable. Bios Incube starts at $450.
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Not everyone has access to traditionally made tea. 'Teamosa' lets tea drinkers customize the flavor and strength of their brew.
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By Team CommerceMashable Deals2017-10-15 11:00:00 UTC
From photography to painting your bedroom, sometimes exact color comparison can be the difference between perfection and disaster.
Assuming that you're in fact not some sort of color wizard, The Nix Mini Color Sensor could be an awesome tool to...
Dongles have become a pervasive aspect of our existence.
New iPhone users who refuse to abandon the headphone jack are common dongle users. Dongle streaming devices are regularly employed in our homes, drooping from the television. Even Google is making more dongles now, to accompany its new Pixel 2 phones.
Yes, Google, which earlier this week...
Spoiler alert: This post contains plot details for Blade Runner 2049.
Blade Runner 2049 is a cinematic marvel full of haunting, vivid, messy messages about what it means to be human.
As a solemn odyssey through the anxieties of modern man, 2049 tells the story of a futuristic capitalist society finally reckoning with its systemic oppression of...
Microsoft is known for maintaining a fun workplace, from its free candy to its awesome art collection. Its latest perk: treehouses.
The company announced on its blog Friday that it has created three treetop meeting spaces at its corporate headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
The treehouses were built by Pete Nelson, host of the Animal Planet...
Apple took a page out of Samsung's design book with an edge-to-edge OLED screen for the iPhone X — and if a recent rumor is true, the Cupertino company might adopt another staple of the Note line for iPhones in the not-so-distant future.
iPhones could be given a stylus-type accessory as soon as 2019, according to a rumor from "industry sources"...
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