Google Home now recognizes who you are when you talk to it. This technology is too powerful and useful to leave at Home.
Stories by Mike Elgan
Hackers, tech companies and governments want our personal information. Only lies can save us now.
Amazon, Starbucks and Apple want you to walk into their stores, pick up your items, then walk right out. But there's a problem.
Here's Mike Elgan's open-and-shut case on why the venerable laptop is on its way out.
Sure, the CIA can hack your TV, but public posts on Facebook could really hurt you.
YouTube's new live TV service will make TV mobile, flexible, easy, competitive and super profitable for Google.
Artificial intelligence makes scribbling or typing notes and reminders obsolete. Talk and the notes just happen.
Twitter's new policies won't solve the harassment problem, and they'll ruin engagement, too.
With 12 overlapping apps and services to choose from, Google's communication offerings can be overwhelming. Here's how to understand the options and choose the best ones for you.
The internet and smartphones have come up with five new and surprising ways to steal or expose our personal data. These trends make panic sound like a good idea.
New monetization schemes on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook let sites profit from inequality.
At CES this week, we're learning that virtual assistants like Amazon's Alexa will be delivered as a utility to almost every appliance in your home.
Put down that lab-grown meat burger and slimy Soylent shake. Silicon Valley has a better idea than freaky fake food.
Here are my best, most surprising new ideas about how to travel while using technology to protect your money, property, health and life.
A widely held myth says Google eavesdrops on your life to improve search results. It doesn't, but should it?