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August 13, 2018 2:47 PM Is your Amazon Echo spying on you?

Amazon's Echo smart speaker is the latest must-have gadget – but experts warn it may not be as safe as you think. The speaker lets you control a virtual assistant called Alexa using your voice, but hackers were able to exploit its design to snoop on all of your conversations. Privacy is at the core of the Echo's design: Amazon only picks up your speech 360

August 8, 2018 8:29 PM Ford executive says baby offroader in product pipeline

(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) plans to introduce a small utility vehicle based on its compact Focus sedan, with more rugged offroad styling cues than the Escape, a top executive said on Wednesday. The vehicle, as yet unnamed, is an all-new model with a design intended to recall Ford’s classic mid-1960s Bronco offroader, according to a source familiar 53

August 8, 2018 6:58 PM Egyptian students design car that runs on air

CAIRO (Reuters) - A group of Egyptian students has designed a vehicle they say will battle rising energy prices and promote clean energy by running on nothing but air. The undergraduate students, who built the vehicle as part of their graduation project from Helwan University just outside Cairo, are rolling out a prototype one-person vehicle that runs on compressed 119

August 6, 2018 2:19 AM Designer LaQuan Smith’s Sexy Clothes Go Mass Market with ASOS

A deal between ASOS and LaQuan Smith boosts the profile of black designers in the fashion industry; Bringing styles favored by Beyoncé, Cardi B. and Rihanna to the masses LaQuan Smith, whose body-hugging fashions have graced stars like Rihanna and Cardi B, is ready to dress millions of 20-somethings. This week, ASOS, an online retailer catering to shoppers 56

August 2, 2018 5:12 PM Ram is recalling 1.1 million pickups because their tailgates might open unintentionally

Ram is recalling 1.1 million pickups in the U.S. because their tailgates may fly open while the trucks are in motion. The safety campaign affects 2015 to 2017 model year Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 trucks equipped with power locks. Trucks with manual locks or 8-foot beds are excluded. The danger posed is that cargo could potentially fall out of the back and strike 82

August 1, 2018 3:06 PM Local Resistance Builds to Google’s ‘Smart City’ in Toronto

Biggest project by Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs faces questions over who will handle residents’ personal data in the high-tech setting TORONTO—An Alphabet Inc. project aimed at creating a “smart city” on Toronto’s waterfront is facing resistance from local officials who are worried about the development’s direction and how Google’s parent company will handle 75

July 29, 2018 9:15 AM Duck boat victims from same family mourned at Indiana funeral

Inspector says he tried to ward duck boat company about design flaws before 17 people were killed in Missouri. The last of the nine members of the Coleman family of Indiana, who perished in the Missouri duck boat tragedy last weekend, were laid to rest in Indianapolis on Saturday. Tia Coleman and her nephew, Donovan, 13, were the sole survivors of the 11 members 53

July 27, 2018 5:02 PM 10 Decorators’ Best and Worst Buys

Design professionals reveal the smartest décor purchases they’ve ever made (midcentury finds on Craigslist), and the most regrettable (a stinky ottoman). What you can learn from their admissions ASKED TO NAME their best design buy, many people single out a gem they scored at a gloat-worthy price, like the original Josef Hoffmann bistro chair Justin Colombik 62

July 27, 2018 1:40 AM Can these glasses cure motion sickness?

Kate Springer, CNN • Updated 27th July 2018 For many travelers, the thought of a long, winding road trip through the mountains of Italy sounds breathtaking. Dizziness, headaches and nausea... nearly everyone has felt the sensation of motion sickness at least once in their life. With their oversized, white-plastic frames and goggle-like appearance, the Seetroen 50

July 25, 2018 5:19 PM Trouble Sleeping? High-Tech Masks Can Help

These eye shades use light therapy to help reset your body clock so you can rest easy THOSE EXTRA HOURS of summer sunlight may galvanize early risers, but can wreak havoc on sleep schedules for the rest of us. Without blackout curtains to shun the sun (as irksome as they are to install), many bedrooms don’t get the recommended 8 hours of darkness. To the rescue 248