Shows and movies on Hulu: September 2018

Shows and movies on Hulu: September 2018

Hello, September, and a big hearty “welcome back!” to all your favorite fall TV shows. From quirky comedies like The Good Place to reality powerhouses like The Voice, there’s no shortage of series premieres to watch on Hulu. You can also check out the return of Hulu’s original talk show...Read more
The biggest laundry mistake you’re probably making

The biggest laundry mistake you’re probably making

I know. You love how your laundry smells and feels after you use fabric softener or dryer sheets. I totally understand. The problem is, they’re not that great for your clothing, towels or dryer. Here’s why you should rethink your washing and drying routine. Why dryer sheets are a bad...Read more
Germany might take diesel VWs off the road if recalls are ignored

Germany might take diesel VWs off the road if recalls are ignored

The German government has taken Volkswagen’s diesel malfeasance very seriously, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that it might ban recall-avoiding VWs from the road entirely. The KBA, Germany’s federal motor vehicle authority, said drivers who ignore fixes for over-polluting Volkswagen Group diesel vehicles might have their vehicles removed...Read more
Siri vs. Alexa vs. Google Assistant

Siri vs. Alexa vs. Google Assistant

Siri now has a dedicated smart speaker to call home, so it’s time to consider how Apple’s voice assistant compares to Amazon’s Alexa and Google Assistant. Let’s explore the obvious — as well as more nuanced — differences between these voice AIs. By the end of it, we’ll have a better...Read more
The best back-to-school deals from Amazon

The best back-to-school deals from Amazon

The Echo Dot Kids Edition is among the various items in Amazon’s back-to-school sale. Sarah Tew/CNET School is already back in session for some lucky students; others have just a few precious days of summer vacation left. Either way, you’ve missed all the back-to-school deals, right? Not quite. Amazon just...Read more
New Sharknado 6 trailer pits shark against T-Rex

New Sharknado 6 trailer pits shark against T-Rex

The final trailer for the upcoming SyFy TV movie Sharknado 6, released on Friday, shows fans what can happen when a giant killer shark fights a Tyrannosaurus rex, as well as cowboys, knights and other worthy warriors throughout history. This is the sixth and final installment of the series, as characters...Read more