The Kitty Hawk Flyer is your own personal electric aircraft

A year ago, we got our first look at Google founder Larry Page’s secretive “flying car” project, Kitty Hawk: an all-electric hover-bike designed to be flown specifically over water. This week, the company unveiled an updated version of its recreational aircraft, the Flyer. And it’s quite the improvement over the …

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13 new trailers you should watch this week

I’m not a big horror fan, but there’s a certain kind of horror movie that uses the genre’s tropes to tell a story — and isn’t necessarily all that scary — that I sometimes really love. The Witch is one. And the other week I got around to seeing A …

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Watch the first trailer for Neil Armstrong biopic First Man

The first trailer for La La Land director Damien Chazelle’s upcoming biopic First Man has touched down. The film will follow the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong as he prepares to become the first human to step on the moon. The film is based on Armstrong’s authorized biography, First Man: …

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Microsoft discounts the Xbox One X for its E3 week sale

There are discounts on a bunch of games too, with PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Sea of Thieves and Monster Hunter: World all sliding into the sale section for the first time; Microsoft is cutting the prices of some other games by up to 75 percent. Meanwhile, if you want to play those …

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Apple rolls out big Siri improvements for iOS 12

Apple unveiled its voice assistant Siri back in 2011, but tech critics say Siri has fallen behind competitors like Amazon Alexa, Microsoft Cortana, and Google Voice. It did not help matters last month when Google demonstrated Google Voice’s ability to call up businesses and perfectly mimic a human. At its …

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