Household Technology

Missouri proposes innovation corridor for Amazon's 2nd home

Oct 19, 2017

Missouri officials are proposing an innovation corridor between Kansas City and St. Louis for a new Amazon location instead of a single headquarters in one of the metropolitan areas

Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric car

Sep 26, 2017

Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric car due out in 2020

4 things to know about Apple's iOS 11 software update

Sep 19, 2017

Existing iPhone and iPad users will be able to get new maps, photos and other features with a free software update, iOS 11

New Breakers tour plumbs the depths below famous mansion

Sep 4, 2017

Visitors to the spectacular Gilded Age mansion The Breakers are now being allowed to explore its depths with a new tour that shows off the domestic technology that helped make the 70-room, building state-of-the art when it was completed in 1895

Alexa, turn up my Kenmore AC; Sears cuts a deal with Amazon

Jul 20, 2017

Sears will begin selling Kenmore appliances on Amazon.com, including smart appliances that can be synced with Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa.

The Latest: Familiarity in Google's newly unveiled services

May 17, 2017

Google is announcing a lot of bells and whistles Wednesday _ but a good chunk of them are already being done by rivals such as Amazon, Apple and Facebook

Gadget mountain rising in Asia threatens health, environment

Jan 15, 2017

The waste from discarded electronic gadgets and appliances has increased by two-thirds in East Asia over five years, posing a growing threat to health and the environment unless proper disposal becomes the norm

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