Barbie Hello Hologram is a tiny virtual friend for girls

imageSmart home speakers like the Echo and Google Home can tell you the weather, play music and look up stuff for you. However, they stop short of attaching a face to those actions, and certainly don't have any sense of sartorial style. Mattel's latest cr…

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Shia LaBeouf’s anti-Trump livestream is reborn in New Mexico

imageShia LaBeouf's anti-Trump livestreaming art piece in New York City was ignominiously shut down just a few weeks into its planned 4-year run, but it's getting a revival… albeit nowhere near its original home. LaBeouf and his artist partners have re…

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TAG Heuer’s next smartwatch may include a swappable timepiece

imageTAG Heuer has dropped a few hints about its plans for a successor to the Connected, but the biggest news may be what it isn't mentioning. Android Central sources claim that TAG is working on the Connected Modular, a "fully customizable" Android Wear…

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Google tests LTE phone calls on Project Fi

imageAs nice as Google's Project Fi service is for the data-hungry crowd, it's not so hot for voice — switching to Fi frequently means giving up pristine-sounding LTE voice calls with some of your friends. You might not have to make that sacrifice for m…

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Watch a SpaceX Falcon 9 take off from NASA’s historic launch pad

imageAt 10:01 AM EST on February 18th, a SpaceX flight will take off from Launch Complex 39A for the first time since the company signed a 20-year lease for its use. The company will also attempt another first stage landing around 9 minutes after take off…

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Now Microsoft’s Twitch competitor has an Xbox One app

imageMicrosoft bought livestreaming service Beam last August to fold its advanced viewer interactions with its gaming services on Windows 10 and Xbox. They finally opened testing up to select users at the end of January, but today, they're taking the next…

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Dawn probe spots organic materials on dwarf planet Ceres

imageCeres is now officially included the list of celestial bodies where we've found organic molecules. NASA's Dawn scientists have spotted the presence of organic compounds on the dwarf planet using the spacecraft's visible and infrared mapping spectrome…

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VR headset attachment promises to manage stress and sleep

imageSome VR experiences could be relaxing on their own, but there's a VR accessory that was designed to make sure you get some well-deserved R&R. That accessory, which attaches to a VR headset's strap, is called Kortex created by medical device maker…

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Google opens massive virtual collection of US presidential history

imageIf you're an American history buff, you're in luck. To celebrate President's Day, Google arts and culture team has just kicked off a monumental historical project focusing on our country's top office with the American Democracy program.

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