Samsung is reportedly delaying the Galaxy Fold due to display issues

If you were jittery about reports of broken Galaxy Fold review units, you might not be the only one. Wall Street Journal sources claim Samsung has delayed the release of the folding smartphone until “at least” May after reviewers mentioned display i…

Source: Engadget – Samsung is reportedly delaying the Galaxy Fold due to display issues

Pepsi is making a SodaStream-like sparkling water station

Now that Pepsi owns SodaStream, it’s trying its hand at a make-your-own-drink station — though it’s not for the company’s usual sugar-laden fare. The company has unveiled a water dispenser system that lets you create your own zero-calorie beverage….

Source: Engadget – Pepsi is making a SodaStream-like sparkling water station

Tesla accuses investor of harassing and stalking its workers

Tesla and Elon Musk haven’t been fans of people short-selling company stock (earlier talk of going private was partly a response to that), but they apparently have extra reason to be worried about one short seller in particular. The EV maker has obt…

Source: Engadget – Tesla accuses investor of harassing and stalking its workers

Google cuts Pixel 3 prices in half for Project Fi birthday

It’s the fourth anniversary of Project Fi, and to celebrate, Google is offering half off of Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones for today only. There is one catch: The offer is only available to new and existing Google Fi customers, and applies once you co…

Source: Engadget – Google cuts Pixel 3 prices in half for Project Fi birthday

Zillow's 3D home tours are available across North America

You might have an easier time getting a feel for a home the next time you’re looking for a new place to live. Zillow has finally made its 3D home tours available across the US and Canada, letting real estate agents spice up their listings through an…

Source: Engadget – Zillow’s 3D home tours are available across North America

Bowers & Wilkins unveils wireless Formation speaker family

Bowers & Wilkins, best known for its luxurious Nautilus and 800 Series Diamond speakers, is launching a wireless audio system called Formation. The company is starting with a soundbar, two bookshelf-style speakers, a cheaper single speaker, a sta…

Source: Engadget – Bowers & Wilkins unveils wireless Formation speaker family

UK offers government info through Alexa and Google Assistant

You now have access to a treasure trove of government info through your smart speaker if you live in the UK. The British government has made over 12,000 pieces of Gov.uk information available through Alexa and Google Assistant, saving you the troubl…

Source: Engadget – UK offers government info through Alexa and Google Assistant

Samsung has postponed Galaxy Fold launch events in China

The $2,000 Galaxy Fold is already off to a bumpy start no thanks to some broken review units (ours is fine, by the way), and though the April 26th launch in the US remains unaffected, folks on the other side of the world aren’t as lucky. Over the wee…

Source: Engadget – Samsung has postponed Galaxy Fold launch events in China

'Fortnite' rune event asks for help from every player

Epic is increasingly turning Fortnite’s big events into participatory affairs. A floating rune has been traveling across the game map, but it only moves closer to its objective whenever it takes a collective 100 million damage from Fortnite servers…

Source: Engadget – ‘Fortnite’ rune event asks for help from every player

Google Lens may add translation and restaurant 'filters'

As clever as Google Lens can be, it’s still quite limited in what it can do before it points you to another app. You might not have to lean on those other apps quite so often n the near future. In the wake of an initial discovery earlier in April,…

Source: Engadget – Google Lens may add translation and restaurant ‘filters’

France launches government chat app after fixing last-minute flaw

France made good on its promise to launch a secure government-only chat app — although it almost didn’t turn out that way. The country has introduced a beta version of Tchap, a messaging app that helps officials communicate with each other through…

Source: Engadget – France launches government chat app after fixing last-minute flaw

Tesla starts selling inventory Model 3 cars on its website

Tesla is giving potential buyers the chance to get Model 3 deliveries within days instead of weeks. As first reported by Electrek, the automaker has made its inventory Model 3 vehicles available for browsing online. The inventory section used to disp…

Source: Engadget – Tesla starts selling inventory Model 3 cars on its website

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule suffers 'anomaly' in testing

SpaceX’s dreams of crewed spaceflight appear to have faced a setback. The company and the US Air Force’s 45th Space Wing have confirmed to Florida Today that a Crew Dragon capsule suffered an “anomaly” during a static test fire at Cape Canaveral. Mos…

Source: Engadget – SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule suffers ‘anomaly’ in testing