Voice AIs are raising competition concerns, EU finds

The European Union has been digging into the competition implications of AI-powered voice assistants and other Internet of Things (IoT) connected technologies for almost a year. Today it’s put out a first report discussing potential concerns that EU lawmakers say will help inform their wider digital policymaking in the coming years. A major piece of … Read more

Sony’s X80J 55 Inch Smart TVs, Sound bars, home theater packs and more are on sale

If your home entertainment room needs a little something extra to shine, you can currently get a new Sony X80J 55 Inch TV for $748 after a $51.99 discount. However, you can also get a 55-inch Smart TV for less if you don’t mind going for the Insignia NS-55DF710NA21 55-inch Smart 4K TV, or the … Read more

Huawei officially launches Android alternative HarmonyOS for smartphones

Think you’re living in a hyper-connected world? Huawei’s proprietary HarmonyOS wants to eliminate delays and gaps in user experience when you move from one device onto another by adding interoperability to all devices, regardless of the system that powers them. Two years after Huawei was added to the U.S. entity list that banned the Chinese … Read more