The unveiling of the Galaxy S9 may have been the highlight of Mobile World Congress this weekend, but it turns out that it wasn't the only surprise Samsung had in store. Speaking with The Wall Street Journal, Samsung president DJ Koh...Show More Summary
Samsung is targeting the second half of this year for its first smart speaker with Bixby inside. D.J. Koh, Samsung’s mobile chief, confirmed the timing to the Wall Street Journal, and said the plan is to lead with a premium product, followed by more devices in a range of price tiers. Show More Summary
Crews have begun modifying a downtown San Rafael street in the first significant work to accommodate commuter trains through San Rafael and eventually to Larkspur.
Roku, the maker of connected TV boxes and software for smart TVs, will report its quarterly earnings after the markets close Wednesday. Here's what Wall Street is expecting, according to Bloomberg. We'll update this post with the results...Show More Summary
On the heels of starring in Massimo Dutti’s spring 2018 campaign, model Hugo Sauzay is back to inspire. This time around, the French model appears in an editorial for Zara Man. He takes to the city streets in the brand’s latest arrivals. Smart style lands in the forefront with a focus on practical separates. Hugo’s... [Read More]
Please, neighbors, use your street smarts and don't leave your car running unless you are sitting in the driver's seat. "Community Alert -- Motor Vehicle Thefts19th District (Town Hall) About the Crime: This alert gives notice of recent Motor Vehicle Thefts that have occurred in the 19th District. Show More Summary
Investors in Indonesia have started a new project aimed at digitizing the kiosk shops that adorn the street of capital city Jakarta. Warung Pintar — ‘smart kiosk store’ — helps street vendors revamp their store with a bright and colorful design, and a range of tech that includes a digital POS, free Wi-Fi, an LCD screen, power bank chargers and more. The venture was… Read More
To better compete in the smart home market, Google Inc. announced Wednesday that it was once again “joining forces” with Nest. Today’s announcement comes just a few months after the Wall Street Journal reported a possible integration of the entire Nest team into Google to assist with its smart home ambitions. Show More Summary
A pounce of real life, street smart cats hilariously sat around a game of Hungry, Hungry Hippos and settled in for a serious round of chasing marbles as they rolled around on the game board. According to their human, these rescued cats were having a fine time with a child’s toy. My cats that were...
Everyone has an opinion on the Harley-Davidson Street 750, but that hasn’t stopped it from being a big seller for the American marque. And most customizers who have spun spanners on the Street will say one thing: lurking under all the...Show More Summary
An innovative and award-winning urban farming facility is creating energy-efficient growing conditions in tunnels 120ft below the busy streets of Clapham in London. Micro greens and salad leaves are thriving with the help of a smart monitoring programme that records temperature, humidity and CO2 levels.
Long gone are the days when kids could play pick-up baseball games in the streets until dark, returning home only when called for dinner. We’re totally headed toward the future of the “Arkangel” […] The post Track Family Members, Smart Home With Tabs Sensors appeared first on Geek.com.
Tech savvy meets garbage The city’s Yerba Buena neighborhood welcomed nine new Bigbelly smart trash receptacles today. What makes these trashcans ostensibly better than regular cans lining city streets is the ability to compact dingy,...Show More Summary
Earlier this year, word on the street was that Samsung would soon be jumping into the smart speaker game.That rumor was shot down a little while later, with Samsung saying that it didn’t see enough potential in the South Korean market to launch a smart speaker. A month after that, though, [...]
Smack-dab in the middle of the holiday shopping season, PETA has placed a massive ad featuring Joaquin Phoenix at the intersection of Broad and Third streets in downtown Columbus,... The post Joaquin Phoenix Billboard Urges Columbus Men to Dress Smart in Wool-Free Suits appeared first on PETA.
Barbara Corcoran is a real-estate mogul and an investor on the ABC series "Shark Tank." She's found that all the most successful founders she's invested in are street smart. They also take responsibility for their own failures. After...Show More Summary
Making products for a smart home, where even the ceiling fans are connected, is a lucrative business that Google wants to take advantage of. The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is considering folding Nest back into its ranks, all [...]
Hardware company Nest may be folded into Google's hardware division, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal. The company is currently owned by Google's parent company, Alphabet. Nest — which makes smart thermostats, home...Show More Summary
Nest’s days as a non-Google entity could be ending, as Alphabet considers folding the smart home device maker into Google’s hardware team, the Wall Street Journal reports. The move could help Google compete with Amazon, which recently added a security camera–now Nest’s bread-and-butter–to its growing line of Alexa-powered devices. Show More Summary