Consumer Electronics

Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam

Dec 11, 2017

Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones

Here are your options if YouTube vanishes from Amazon gizmos

Dec 6, 2017

You'll still have ways to watch YouTube if it disappears from Amazon's Fire TV device

Facebook launches parent-controlled Messenger app for kids

Dec 5, 2017

Facebook launches parent-controlled Messenger app for kids

AP FACT CHECK: Net-neutrality claims leave out key context

Dec 4, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Officials' statements on net neutrality mislead or leave out key context

Gift Guide: Choosing a streaming device without overpaying

Dec 1, 2017

Streaming TV devices are getting cheaper and better, so there's a risk of overpaying for features you don't need

Google's phones and other gadgets have had a bumpy ride

Nov 30, 2017

Google's gadgets: The search giant's own phones and other gizmos have had a bumpy ride

The Latest: Macy's says it's fixed gift, credit card issue

Nov 24, 2017

Macy's says it has resolved problems processing some gift and credit cards on Black Friday

Amazon goes into the holidays with magnified store presence

Nov 20, 2017

Amazon goes into the holiday season with a magnified brick-and-mortar presence

Gadgets, comfort, luggage: A gift guide for travelers

Nov 14, 2017

Gadgets, comfort, luggage: A gift guide for travelers

Rise in teen suicide, social media coincide; is there link?

Nov 14, 2017

A new analysis says a surge in suicide rates and depression among U.S. teens may be linked with rising social media use.