Alexa now takes orders from Amazon’s instant Prime Now and alcohol delivery services

After embedding its Alexa voice assistant into its main Amazon app last week, this week Amazon is expanding Alexa’s functionality yet again: today the company announced that it will now let Prime subscribers order from...

The Galaxy Tab S3 is good, but not $600 good

Samsung is continuing its quest to outdo Apple at the tablet game with the new Galaxy Tab S3. The $600/£599 Android slate improves on the already pleasant multimedia experience that the Tab S2 offered by...

This nonprofit is using innovative storytelling and tech to humanize the water crisis

Image: Courtesy of charity: water For two months out of every year, villagers in Adi Etot live comfortably. Crops flourish in the northern Ethiopian community, and natural springs teem with water. Though the water isn't...

What we love and hate about ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’

A veteran Mass Effect player and a complete novice walk into a bar. This isn't the beginning of a terrible joke: Instead, it's the premise of a conversation between Engadget associate editor Timothy J. Seppala...

Ann Druyan on the new Carl Sagan-narrated Apple commercial

Apple released this lovely new commercial featuring Carl Sagan reading from his magnificent 1994 book Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space, now available as an audiobook. This surprising partnership spurred...

Marbl launches a social network and travel tool for the millennial jet set

Marbl Media wants to be the mobile app that a new, millennial generation of jet setters goes to flip the script on how to share tips and plan trips. Starting with an Instagram platform for...

Samsung unveils productivity-boosting DeX dock for Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones

The Samsung Galaxy S8 sits snug as a bug in the new DeX dock. The phone as computer companion—or outright replacement—is an idea as old as the smartphone itself. And with today's faster mobile processors,...

Apple just created, and killed, a generation of AR businesses

Two weeks ago, Apple introduced ARKit, its solution for placing 3D objects realistically into a ‘real’ place. Basically, augmented reality. And, it just so happens that the holy grail of the home decor and architecture...

Here’s how two local Welsh lads made brewing history

Image: tiny rebel There’s a little bit of a rebel within us all. Brad and Gazz — two Welsh lads with a passion for all things beer — decided to take their love for beer...

The only fictional character in ‘Feud’ is also the most painfully real

Alison Wright as Pauline Jameson, a fictional 'Feud' character who is all too real. She’s the one Feud: Bette and Joan character who’s largely fictitious – but what she represents is truthful today as it...

It's been 20 years since the first Harry Potter book was published ✨🔮
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Thousands of residents of four tower blocks in north-west London are being housed in temporary accommodation following safety concerns. Keith Doyle spoke to Professor Arnold Dix, Indepent Disaster Investigator and Julia who was evacuated from her home. ... See MoreSee Less

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Fed up with getting stuck in traffic? One US company is proposing a 'hyperlane' for self-driving cars.

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