Amazon blocks LGBT products in UAE, says it “must comply with local laws”

UAE, which bans same-sex relations, ordered Amazon to block products and searches. Enlarge / The United Arab Emirates flag. (credit: Getty Images | Tim de Waele ) Amazon has started blocking LGBT-related products and search re.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJun 30th, 2022

Get F&I in front of customers sooner

Paul McCarthy, AUL Corp. sales and marketing senior vice president, says research shows introducing finance and insurance products to a vehicle buyer sooner increases the odds the customer will purchase such coverage — and the earlier the better. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

Walmart and Paramount are teaming up to bring down Amazon Prime

Walmart Plus is becoming more like Amazon Prime, as subscriptions will now include Paramount Plus for free......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

Amazon accuses FTC of harassing executives including Jeff Bezos and Andy Jassy

Retail giant hits out at US regulator’s tactics in probe into Prime memberships. Former Amazon CEO and current Executive Chairman Jeff Bezos. (credit: Dan Farber) Amazon has accused the US Federal Trade Commission of harass.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 36 min. ago

Matter protocol: Secure, reliable interoperability for smart home devices

The biggest names in smart home (Apple, Amazon, Google, Samsung and more) have come together to agree on a common set of standards that will allow for greater interoperability, security, and reliability in these devices. In this Help Net Security vid.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News11 hr. 4 min. ago

Scientists identify potential bioindicators for monitoring plastic pollution in North Pacific Ocean

With an estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic waste escaping to our oceans each year, plastic pollution adversely affects the environment, climate, and even our health. Many plastic products break down in the ocean and are ingested by marine wil.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 4 min. ago

Power cuts in China"s Sichuan to constrain output at local plants

Power restrictions imposed by the government of Sichuan Province, China, from August 15 to August 20 will constrain production at local plants including those for notebook computers and other consumer electronics devices......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News14 hr. 4 min. ago

The best Amazon Alexa smart speakers

Like using Alexa to control your smart home, play music, and interact with Amazon? These are the top speakers with Alexa built-in. Find the best model for you!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 4 min. ago

Apple 5W USB Power Adapter now sold out in multiple countries

It has been a while since Apple stopped shipping a 5W USB charger with its products. But still, the accessory remained available in stores for those who still wanted it. However, ahead of the iPhone 14 launch next month, it seems that Apple is ready.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News14 hr. 36 min. ago

B&H launches back-to-school Apple sale, with discounts up to $300 off

B&H Photo's 2022 back-to-school sale is going on now, with triple-digit savings on popular MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models — even those equipped with the new M2 chip.Save up to $300 on Apple products during B&H's August 2022 sale.2022 back-to-sc.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News22 hr. 36 min. ago

European cities need more legal flexibility to prepare and protect residents from the climate emergency, study warns

Laws intended to protect the environment in European cities must be more flexible in order to protect residents from the climate emergency, experts have warned......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

How to disable voice purchases on Amazon Alexa

This tutorial explains how to disable voice purchasing on Amazon Alexa. The post How to disable voice purchases on Amazon Alexa first appeared on Phandroid. Amazon Alexa voice commands offer a lot of conveniences, especially when you have a.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

Nokia Launch Rumors: Everything We Know so Far

Several new Nokia-branded products are rumored to be unveiled rather soon. The post Nokia Launch Rumors: Everything We Know so Far first appeared on Phandroid. With IFA 2022 fast approaching, we’re bound to see a lot of brands announc.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

Eve Aqua review, LifX lives, and Sonos mini sub is delayed on HomeKit Insider

On this episode of HomeKit Insider we review the newly-released Eve Aqua, continue to discuss Amazon's purchase of iRobot, and talk about Twinkly's new lighting product.HomeKit InsiderMuch of the show was dedicated to the third-generation Eve Aqua. I.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

CATL to invest EUR7.34 billion to build battery plant in Hungary

Proceeding with its goal of setting up a local battery value chain, the world-leading manufacturer CATL recently announced a plan to build a second battery plant in Europe. The facility will be located in Debrecen, Hungary, with an annual capacity of.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

Apple Ads May Become More Prominent As Hardware Sales Plateau

Apple may be looking into ways to boost its ad revenue, potentially slotting such advertisements into new places within its existing products. Apple may be looking i.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 15th, 2022

Xiaomi"s latest foldable is just 5.4mm thick in tablet mode

The Xiaomi Mix Fold 2 utilizes the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 mobile platform alongside 12GB of LPDDR5 (6,400Mbps) RAM and your choice of 256GB, 512GB or 1TB of UFS 3.1 local storage. The outer display measures 6.56 inches diagonally with a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 14th, 2022

Meta tries to resurrect Portal devices as secondary monitors

On Wednesday, Meta announced that two of its Portal video calling devices now support an app that can wirelessly connect them to PCs. The new feature may save them from total cancellation as the company attempts to pivot the products from consumers t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 14th, 2022

Deal alert: Apple Watch Series 7 is on sale for $289.99 ($110 off) at Amazon

Apple Watch deals are in effect at Amazon heading into the weekend, with the Series 7 now $110 off.The ProductRed Apple Watch Series 7 is discounted to $299 at Amazon.The $289.99 price is valid on the 41mm Apple Watch Series 7 with a (RED) aluminum c.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 14th, 2022

Cync Smart Thermostat review: Middle of the pack

The Cync Smart Thermostat is an easy recommendation for homes that already have other Cync products installed......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 14th, 2022

Listening to the Amazon rainforest to understand deforestation

Forests are complex ecosystems, so a loss of trees can have wide-reaching implications for biodiversity -- a topic that is now being studied using sound......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022