Lumi News is like Tinder Meets Flipboard, and We Love It

Despite the millions of dollars that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, and Flipboard have invested in news aggregation technology in recent years, finding stories you actually want to read can be a serious chore. Startup Lumi hopes to change all of that with its free iOS and Android app, Lumi News. …

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Google Assistant Gains Support for Recipes and More

Why it matters to you Wondering what to cook for dinner? Google Assistant can find a recipe and walk you through the steps. The Google Assistant, the smart digital helper, can already juggle a bunch of hands-free tasks for you. It will supply movie showtimes, place a restaurant reservation, summon …

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Ozobot Joins Forces with Marvel for New Superhero Bots

Why it matters to you What is more fun than programming a robot? Programming a robot that looks like Spider-Man. You might say that Ozobots are educational superheroes — the tiny, adorable motorized robots help teach kids how to code with an intuitive line-based programming language. But starting Thursday, they …

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Otterbox And Mophie Team Up for Charging Accessories

Why it matters to you Otterbox’s wireless charging system is getting a big new client: Mophie. It’s a match made in smartphone heaven. Mophie, one of the best-selling popular smartphone battery brands, is partnering with Otterbox, one of the world’s largest smartphone case makers, to bring beefy batteries and wireless …

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Here's How to Watch Acer's 2017 Press Event

Why it matters to you Acer’s about to reveal upcoming products at its biggest press conference of the year. Acer’s big annual press conference is nearly upon us. The Taiwan-based computer brand’s Next@Acer event kicks off today, April 27, at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT in New York, and …

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Truebill Monitors Subscriptions, Refunds Bank Fees

Why it matters to you Managing subscriptions and fees is hard enough. Truebill does the heavy lifting for you. Managing subscriptions may not sound all that difficult, but minor bills inevitably get lost in lengthy statements. Trying to track accounts across services like Spotify, Netflix, Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office is …

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Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 R: News, Rumors, Release, Price

Why it matters to you The Note 7 isn’t dead yet. Samsung is considering selling refurbished units of the ill-fated phone in select markets later this year. Samsung’s not one to let recalled phones go to waste — even fire-prone ones. The smartphone maker has announced it’s investigating ways to recycle the …

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