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Why these apps in the 2019 Cadillac XT4 are a sign of things to come

Several apps in the 2019 Cadillac XT4 don’t require a phone. That might be a simple departure from the norm – after all, we have

Smart assistants may have made us more lax about privacy

There’s probably little debate that AI-powered smart assistants have become very useful. They started out as good fun but without much utility and have sometimes

Marantz announces UK pricing for SR5014 and SR6014 AV amps

eARC, IMAX Enhanced, Atmos and phono connectivity all on Marantz’s menu Having announced the SR5014 and SR6014 for the US market in June, Marantz has

How to get Amazon to delete your Alexa recordings, and stop them listening in to your Alexa chats

Amazon Alexa customers worried about their privacy can now choose whether or not contractors listen to the recordings of their exchanges with Alexa.  Currently, Alexa

And finally: Apple will temporarily stop listening to your smartwatch chat

Welcome to And finally, your round-up of what’s been going on in the world of wearables in the past week. There’s been plenty of action this

Fitbit Versa 2 to enlist Alexa to tackle Siri and the Apple Watch 5

Earlier today we brought word the Fitbit Versa Lite smartwatch hasn’t exactly replicated the success of the full-fat predecessor. However, the fitness tech giant has a plan to reignite

Should you run the iOS 13 beta?

All those new features are temping, but jumping in early has consequences. The iOS 13 public beta is out now, and it look like a

Bose 700 Hands-on Review: All Hail the New Noise-Cancelling King

Sure, the Bose QC 35 II have been the gold standard for noise cancelling headphones for a while. But there’s been one nagging flaw throughout

Alexa vs. Google Assistant vs. Siri: Why Google Wins

As if managing our interpersonal relationships weren’t already challenging enough, now we have to worry about talking to artificial people as well. But which is

Naim adds AirPlay 2 support to its Uniti range

It’s good news for Naim fans as the British hi-fi manufacturer has updated its range of Uniti products to support AirPlay 2. As well as

Best smart speakers 2019: The best Alexa and Google speakers

Smart speakers with virtual voice assistants are all the rage Thanks to the arrival of a number of voice assistants, backed by big-hitters such as

Chris Digital In-Car Assistant hands-on review

The names Siri, Alexa, and Cortana are now part of the lexicon, forever associated with virtual assistants that give helpful responses and light attempts at

Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price

Apple announced the second generation of its wireless earphones, the AirPods, in March 2019 with a new chip, Hey Siri control, 50 per cent more

Apple AirPods 2 vs Apple AirPods: what’s the difference?

It could be argued that the original Apple AirPods popularized the true wireless earbud format, and despite an initial disdain for what was considered an

Apple AirPods 2 are official: ‘Hey Siri, give me longer battery life and a wireless charging case’

Apple has announced the next-generation AirPods 2, the long-expected update to its trendsetting true wireless headphones. The new AirPods are now powered by a dedicated

Apple AirPods 2: Everything we know so far

Apple’s first-generation AirPods are, hands down, the best-selling true wireless in-ears on the market right now, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t in dire need

Apple HomePod 2: What we want to see in Apple’s second-gen smart speaker

Apple’s HomePod sounds fantastic but the common criticism – including in our own HomePod review – was that the implementation of Siri leaves a little

Best Apple Laptops 2018

The MacBook lineup is now a mix of new and older laptops, with a variety of options for both professionals and casual users. The new MacBook Air packs

Emerson Sensi Touch review

Emerson’s $169 Sensi Touch Wi-Fi Thermostat is well worth considering. It has a responsive touchscreen, an easy-to-use app and integrations with Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri so you can adjust

How to use Alexa on the Apple Watch

Cheat on Siri with this voice assistant workaround Alexa on the Apple Watch, you say? Well, while Apple itself doesn’t offer official support for Alexa, that

MacBook Air 2018 announced: 13.3-inch Retina Display, Touch ID, Siri, and two USB-C ports

MacBook Air 2018: What’s new with Apple’s revamped lightweight laptop, and how it compares to the other MacBook ranges. Apple has revealed the new MacBook

Charged up: After Huawei’s idea, let’s have more battery life chat

Maybe we don’t need Wear OS all day, everyday? You know how it is, Huawei comes out in front with all the impressive innovation and

Best smart speakers: Which delivers the best combination of digital assistant and audio performance?

With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model for you. You don’t

MacBook Pro (2018) vs MacBook Pro (2017): What’s the difference?

If you’re an Apple watcher, you’ll probably be familiar with Apple’s update cycles on its MacBook models. Apple has just announced new 2018 MacBook Pro models.

Sonos AirPlay 2: How to get started and what to expect

The Sonos AirPlay 2 update is out, and if you’ve always wanted your iPhone, iPad, and Macs to play more with your Sonos speakers, this

MacBook Pro 2018: New CPUs, True Tone, quieter keyboard

Apple has updated the MacBook Pro, adding new processors, support for more memory, a True Tone display, and making some changes to the controversial keyboard.

2018 Honda Civic VTi-LX v Mazda 3 SP25 Astina Comparison : High-spec hatch face-off

Do you hate being stuck in traffic jams? Yeah, me too. But, if you’re going to be driving a small hatchback, why suffer in an

9 Things to Do Before Installing iOS 11.4

While you might be tempted to install Apple’s iOS 11.4 update right now, there are a few things you should do before you initiate the download on

And finally: Apple Watch Series 3 LTE arrives in more countries

This week we have been mostly talking about the Apple Watchbecause it was WWDC and Tim Cook and company had new watchOS 5 features to talk about. We

Siri at WWDC 2018: what it needs to be smarter

Apple’s annual developers’ conference is barely two weeks away and the Internet is already abuzz at what’s expected to make a big splash there. Considering