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General Motors is using AI to speed up the vehicle inspection process

GM is investing in UVeye, an Israeli company that makes AI-enabled vehicle inspection technology. The company’s system will be made available to...

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Meta settles with US government over ad targeting-enabled housing discrimination

Meta has agreed to build a new system to determine who sees ads for housing as part of a settlement for a case centered around alleged violations of...

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How Mercedes-Benz CEO Ola Källenius is refocusing for an electric future

Mercedes has big plans to go all-electric by 2030, including an electric G-Wagon, and become a luxury tech company now that cars are just big...

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Today I learned you can identify plants and flowers using just your iPhone camera

Visual Look Up is like Google Lens for iOS — and it’s incredibly useful. You can quickly identify plants, flowers, art, landmarks and more,...

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How researchers are using old phones to screen for Alzheimer’s

Scientists at UCSD have conducted research that uses the infrared camera on a Pixel 4 to screen for Alzheimer’s disease. When we talk about health...

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Camo update lets you overlay graphics and text when using your phone as a webcam

The app will let you create information overlays and graphics to put on top of your phone’s footage to help show information while you’re...

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Brompton recalls folding e-bikes over risk of front wheel lockup

Brompton recalls folding e-bikes after nine reported injuries and two hospitalizations. If you own a Brompton folding electric bicycle sold between...

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Go read this report on an AI shopping app that was actually just using humans

Tech startup Nate said it used AI to complete purchases by auto-filling shoppers’ payment and personal information. In fact, sources tell The...

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Microsoft tests Windows 11 store that won’t update apps if you’re using them

Microsoft is now testing an update to its Microsoft Store on Windows 11 that will improve how app updates are handled. Apps will no longer close and...

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Rampant spam has reportedly forced Google to turn off RCS ads in India

Google is turning off ads within RCS for users in India, where users were reporting rampant abuse of the feature. Users reported unwanted business...

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How to check FASTag account balance online: A step-by-step guide

Do you want to check the remaining balance in your FASTag account? Here are four ways you can do so online. The Indian government, in the...

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Chromebooks will now tell you when you’re using the wrong USB-C cable

Google’s latest Chromebook update adds a feature that tells you if your USB-C cable has limited functionality. The update also adds improvements to...

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Researchers are using Google’s app to study the effect of phones on mental health

Google and the University of Oregon have partnered together to do a study on how your phone use affects your mental health, using Google’s Health...

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Google is using a new way to measure skin tones to make search results more inclusive

Google is promoting a new 10-point scale for measuring skin tones that it says will help make its products less biased. The Monk Skin Tone scale was...

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How to Create a Signature for PDF Documents on a PC

How to Create a Signature for PDF Documents on a PC tech news at BGR India With the world moving from physical documentation to electronic...

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You can hack Apple CarPlay into a Tesla using — what else — Android

Thanks to the Tesla Android Project, you can use CarPlay or Android Auto in a Tesla, provided you’re willing to shell out for some hardware and go...

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Remote lockouts reportedly stop Russian troops from using stolen Ukrainian farm equipment

Russian troops stole nearly $5 million in farm equipment from a John Deere dealership in Ukraine, only to discover it has been remotely disabled....

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A VR company is using an artificial patient group to test its chronic pain treatment

AppliedVR is using a synthetic control group in a clinical trial testing its chronic pain treatment. The synthetic arm uses real-world data from...

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Instagram is testing a way to make Reels using formats from other posts

Instagram is currently testing out a new feature called Templates, which lets creators swap their own clips into video formats used in other Reels....

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A Tesla vehicle using ‘Smart Summon’ appears to crash into a $3.5 million private jet

A Tesla vehicle was filmed crashing into a $3.5 million private jet in Spokane, Washington. The vehicle was allegedly being "summoned" by...

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Apple says it’s using more recycled materials than ever before

Apple revealed new details about its recycling program, including milestones it says it’s achieved even as its greenhouse gas emissions remained...

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A new free app makes using iPads easier for people with hand tremors

Staybl uses the iPad’s accelerometer to help people dealing with hand tremors because of conditions like Parkinson’s disease more easily use the...

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PlayStation Network is experiencing an outage

Sony’s PlayStation Network status page is showing that all of its services are currently experiencing issues in some way, which affects things like...

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Google is using AI to update business hours that are out of date on Google Maps

Google has written a blog post detailing how it uses AI to predict business hours and update them on Google Maps. Google says it expects to have...

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Schlage’s latest smart lock makes unlocking your door as easy as using Apple Pay

Schlage’s new $299.99 Encode Plus smart lock supports Apple’s Home Key feature, which lets you tap an iPhone or Apple Watch against it to unlock...

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Google is using AI to better detect searches from people in crisis

Google says its using its latest AI language model, MUM, to. better identify "personal crisis searches." These might be queries looking for...

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SpaceX pausing production of new Crew Dragon spacecraft

SpaceX is reportedly capping its Crew Dragon fleet at four capsules, which the company will reuse again and again to take people to and from low...

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Twitter now lets you create GIFs using your iPhone’s camera: How to use it

With this new feature, users of Twitter’s iOS-based apps can share short video clips on their timelines instead of sharing full length videos. ...

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