Amazon Prime customers to get discounts at Whole Foods

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SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon Prime members will soon get 10% off some sale items at Whole Foods supermarkets along with discounts on selected popular items. The program launches in Florida Wednesday and will extend nationwide this summer. To get the deals, Prime members will need to download the Whole Foods app on their phone and input their Amazon…


Apple will reportedly launch a credit card with Goldman Sachs

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Apple is preparing to release a credit card in partnership with investment bank Goldman Sachs, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal. The new credit card — which marks the end of Apple’s credit card partnership with Barclays — would use the Apple Pay branding, and it’s expected to be released early next year. Goldman…


These are the 5 best Amazon deals of the weekend

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Weekends should be more about relaxing and having a good time than catching up on chores and errands. And while money can’t really buy happiness, it can get you things that will make it easier to live the weekend life you want, A robot vacuum can clean for you, you can meal prep faster with…


This Netflix Scam Will Steal Your Credit Card Details

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A convincing new email phishing scam currently circulating is designed to steal credit card details, according to researchers from Malwarebytes. It is landing in inboxes alongside the warning: “Your Netflix Membership is on hold.” Of course, your membership and account are probably just fine. But the cyber-crooks responsible, who remain unidentified, will try to make victims…


Google now says controversial AI voice calling system will identify itself to humans

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Following widespread outcry over the ethical dilemmas raised by Google’s new Duplex system, which lets artificial intelligence mimic a human voice to make appointments, Google has clarified in a statement that the experimental system will have “disclosure built-in.” That seems to mean that whatever eventual shape Duplex takes as a consumer product will involve some type of verbal…


Apple is reportedly removing apps that share your location data with third parties

Apple has started removing apps from the App Store that violate the company’s policies by sharing location data with third parties without explicit consent, reports 9to5Mac. The breaches are related to sections 5.1.1 and 5.1.2 of the company’s App Store Guidelines, which say that apps must not transmit “user location data to third parties without explicit consent from the user…


Google just gave a stunning demo of Assistant making an actual phone call

Onstage at I/O 2018, Google showed off a jaw-dropping new capability of Google Assistant: in the not too distant future, it’s going to make phone calls on your behalf. CEO Sundar Pichai played back a phone call recording that he said was placed by the Assistant to a hair salon. The voice sounded incredibly natural;…


Thanos: I am not the villain here. Stop saying I’m the villain.

Hey it’s me, Thanos. I have a bone to pick with all of you. I’m being vilified and mocked by a lot of people online right now and I am not just going to sit there and take it from you people. It’s unjust, it’s unfair, and it’s completely uncalled for. SEE ALSO: Who’s who in…


Apple admits some iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models have disabled microphones during phone calls

Apple today admitted that some iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models running iOS 11.3 or later may have a bug that disables the microphone during phone calls, MacRumors spotted through a leaked document. The few users with the affected devices may see their speaker button grayed-out when making calls or video chatting through FaceTime. The issue seems…


Windows 10 is finally getting an improved screenshot tool

Microsoft is testing a new update to Windows 10 this week, which will include a new screenshot experience for the upcoming major update. While third-party apps like ShareX and Lightshot have been leading the way in taking screenshots on Windows 10, Microsoft has finally recognized that Windows 10 users want a better way to take screenshots and…