• AI Lip-Syncing Could Make Fake News Look Real

    AI Lip-Syncing Could Make Fake News Look Real

    The University of Washington just unveiled a new AI system that's just as good as Lyrebird, but focused on lip-syncing audio to recorded video.It's good enough that the video is lip-synced perfectly and it would be hard to tell it wasn't real unless you were looking for it.
  • Amazon May Let Developers Read Your Alexa Chats

    Amazon May Let Developers Read Your Alexa Chats

    The way to respond to competition is by improving the Echo/Alexa service.However, in order to do that Amazon is considering stepping into the risky area of sharing private data with third-party developers.
  • The Best iPhone Keyboards

    The Best iPhone Keyboards

    Go to the "third-party keyboards" list at the center; click one to add its full functionality.While in Settings, click the Edit button on the keyboards page, then swipe left to delete any of the keyboards in rotation—including Apple's.
  • 15 Things to Know About Amazon Prime

    15 Things to Know About Amazon Prime

    The savings only get better if you spend $99 a year on Amazon Prime, thanks to the service's most basic feature: free two-day shipping.For example, Amazon last year added a special add-on for those not willing to spend the $99.
  • Report: Samsung Working on Bixby Speaker

    Report: Samsung Working on Bixby Speaker

    The Korean electronics giant is working on a voice-activated speaker codenamed "Vega" with Bixby built in, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.Neither the device's exact feature set nor its release date are clear, but if Bixby does make the move to a dedicated speaker, it would join rival speakers (both existing and upcoming) from Apple, Google, and Microsoft in addition to the Echo.
  • How to Get the Best Amazon Deals and Discounts

    How to Get the Best Amazon Deals and Discounts

    If you're a frequent Amazon shopper, Amazon Prime is a must-have.Another section of Gold Box Deals, Amazon Warehouse Deals is the open box and used products hub of Amazon.
  • Amazon Dash Wand With Alexa

    Amazon Dash Wand With Alexa

    The Dash Wand lets you shop both from Amazon and the Amazon Fresh grocery delivery service.However, the Dash Wand isn't a media device, and Amazon's extensive media libraries can't be accessed with it.
  • Google Photos Will Now Automatically Share Your Snaps

    Google Photos Will Now Automatically Share Your Snaps

    Haven't uploaded those Memorial Day barbeque photos to Facebook and tagged your friends yet?You might decide not to, now that Google Photos can do much of the legwork for you.
  • 'Never10' Tool Stops Accidental Windows 10 Upgrades

    'Never10' Tool Stops Accidental Windows 10 Upgrades

    If you're tired of being nagged by Microsoft to upgrade to Windows 10, well-known software developer Steve Gibson has a solution.1 and disables Windows from automatically upgrading to Microsoft's latest operating system.
  • Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in May

    Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in May

    But everyone needs a moment to veg out on the couch, no matter the month, and here's what you can expect from Netflix this month.Marseille – May 5A Netflix original by the creator of Carlos, Marseille is set in the city of the same name and is filled with beautiful scenery, political intrigue, drug lords, and revenge.
  • The Best Cloud Storage and File-Sharing Services of 2017

    The Best Cloud Storage and File-Sharing Services of 2017

    We've rounded up the best cloud storage and file-sharing and -syncing services to help you decide which you should use.Distinct from but overlapping in some cases with cloud storage are online backup services.
  • 15 Games We're Most Excited to See at E3

    15 Games We're Most Excited to See at E3

    If you're someone who loves video games, then you're no doubt excited about the upcoming Electronic Entertainment Expo.In fact, E3 2016 could potentially have more games announced and on display than any other E3 in recent history.
  • The Best VR (Virtual Reality) Headsets of 2017

    The Best VR (Virtual Reality) Headsets of 2017

    Modern VR headsets fit under one of two categories: Mobile or tethered.Tethered headsets like the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR are physically connected to PCs (or in the case of the PS VR, a PlayStation 4).
  • Hands On: Amazon Kindle Oasis

    Hands On: Amazon Kindle Oasis

    The Kindle Oasis costs $289.I held the Oasis in my hands, read a few words, and felt its new feather-light design.
  • The Best Drones of 2017

    The Best Drones of 2017

    We've tested many of the ready-to-fly models on the market to determine what's important to look for, and the best models available.The DJI Phantom 3 Standard is our favorite budget model, and while it doesn't support 4K capture, its 2.
  • The Best Mirrorless Cameras of 2017

    The Best Mirrorless Cameras of 2017

    Smaller Size Without Sacrificing Image Quality Mirrorless cameras have come a long, long way over the past few years.At first, no one really knew what to call them—so you may have heard about compact interchangeable lens cameras, hybrid cameas, compact system cameras, or something else.
  • Protect Yourself With a Free VPN Service

    Protect Yourself With a Free VPN Service

    Activists rely on VPN services to change their IP addresses and spoof their online activity to get around government censors.Performance is an important consideration when choosing your VPN service, especially when you're looking at free tools.
  • The Best Wireless Speakers of 2017

    That said, you can still find some large, powerful Bluetooth speakers that don't travel easily but sound excellent.More specific-purpose speakers have also gotten wireless support in the last few years, and many soundbars and stereo PC speakers now feature Bluetooth or a Wi-Fi audio system.
  • HTC Desire 626 (Verizon Wireless)

    HTC Desire 626 (Verizon Wireless)

    Affordable, sensibly sized mid-range smartphones on Verizon Wireless are hard to come by.That leaves the HTC Desire 626 ($192; 16GB) as one of the few midrange options the carrier offers in the 5-inch range.
  • How to Get iOS 10

    How to Get iOS 10

    Here's how to get iOS 10.With the announcement of the new iPhones last week, we learned about some iOS 10 features that are unique to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.