Apple Watch Goes Solo, But Don’t Dump Your Phone Yet

By Anick Jesdanun SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services. It’s buying the HTC engineering team that built the Pixel smartphone for Google in a cash […]

Apple’s Luxury iPhone Both Copies and Innovates

By Michael Liedtke CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — As soon as you see the iPhone X up close, you’ll realize that it’s nothing like any of the previous models that Apple has released during the past decade. But you might notice striking similarities with some of the sleek smartphones that Samsung, Google and others have been […]

Shopping By Voice on Amazon or Google Device Could Cost You

By Anick Jesdanun NEW YORK (AP) _ In the name of convenience, Amazon and Walmart are pushing people to shop by just talking to a digital assistant. Shopping by voice means giving orders to the Alexa assistant on Amazon’s Echo speaker and other devices, even if your hands are tied up with dinner or dirty […]

Commercial HVAC: Achieving High Delta T, Low GPM Using Industry Standard Components

GREENSBORO, N.C. /PRNewswire/ — GSI3 announces the issuance of the first of two patents, U.S. Patent No. 9,709,301 and 9,709,287, in a series of patents that are the cornerstones of a simple new design which delivers a true high Delta T, Low GPM, HVAC system utilizing standard industry components. In moderate climates, GSI3’s system will […]

Schlage Announces Android™ Phone Compatibility and Wi-Fi Adapter for Deadbolt

CARMEL, Ind., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Schlage®, a brand of Allegion® that has been creating stylish, innovative door hardware for more than 95 years, today announced its Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt now has Android smartphone compatibility. Schlage is also introducing the Schlage Sense Wi-Fi Adapter, a simple wall plug-in that provides Android and Apple […]