SleepScore Mobile App Now Available to Android Users

CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2018--SleepScore, the definitive consumer standard of sleep measurement and improvement, today announced that its SleepScore mobile app – which turns mobile ...

Google's Pixel 2: A phone built for artificial intelligence

NEW YORK (AP) — What's most fascinating about Google's new Pixel 2 phone is what's to come. The phone sets itself apart with promises to bake in Google's powerful artificial-intellig...

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___ Walmart joins forces with Google on voice-activated shopping NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, i...

Up from the ashes: Samsung unveils successor to Note 7 phone

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung is trying to move past last year's disastrous Galaxy Note 7 launch with a successor sporting a dual-lens camera, animated messages, expanded note-taking — and lower battery cap...

Hi Bixby: Samsung phone's voice assistant now speaks English

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says its Bixby voice assistant for smartphones will start speaking English but only in two countries: South Korea and the U.S. The South...

At a Glance: Some of Google's new features seem ... familiar

NEW YORK (AP) — Google announced a lot of new bells and whistles Wednesday — several of which, it turns out, are already offered by rivals such as Amazon, Apple and Facebook. These d...

Samsung's unlocked S8 makes it easier to switch carriers

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung is making it easier for consumers to switch wireless carriers by offering an unlocked version of its Galaxy S8 phone . Phones sold by carriers are sometimes l...

Study finds Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's latest phones feature big wraparound screens and lots of glass. SquareTrade, a company that sells gadget-repair plans, says the phones also appear to break more easily. ...

Galaxy S8: More screen and elegance, but a hefty price tag

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's new Galaxy S8 phone is stunning. But its $100 price hike is hard to swallow. That's how much extra you'll shell out for the S8, which starts shipping Friday...

Asian stocks drift lower after lackluster Wall Street finish

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks are drifting lower on Thursday after a lackluster performance on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index dipped 0.3 percent to 19...

Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung seems to be playing it safe with its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7. The Galaxy S8 features a larger display th...

Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases tablets instead

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's product showcase Sunday is notable for what's missing: a new flagship phone. Instead, Samsung is spotlighting new Android and Windows tablets after delaying...

New LG phone influenced by Samsung's Note 7 troubles

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung's fiasco with its fire-prone Note 7 phone has pushed its rival LG to take additional precautions with its next smartphone. Samsung recalled millions of Note 7...

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___ Trump will find it hard to make American economy greater WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's economic plans are nothing if not ambitious: Annual growth o...

Samsung says batteries caused Note 7 fires, delays new phone

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says flaws in the design and production of batteries used in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, not its hardware or software, made it prone to catch fire. ...