Amazon Echo Show puts the best of Alexa on display

June 27, 2017

… small room. Songs played from Amazon Prime, by the way, are accompanied by scrolling lyrics, which are readable from across the room. If youre planning a night of karaoke, you may have your answer right here. I can also ask the Echo Show to play movies from my Amazon Prime Library. I watched bits of Iron Man and even The Wizard of Oz. If I wasnt specific enough in my request, the Echo Show appeared to make a random video choice. Time to watch The Wizard of Oz on my Echo Show. Image: Lance …

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First ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ reviews are in…get excited

June 25, 2017

… Twitter: Spider-Man: Homecoming is a blast. It has an innocence that differentiates it from the other MCU movies but plenty of fun & spectacle too. Germain Lussier (@GermainLussier) June 24, 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming is endless fun, from the first second to the last. Flawless. Brandon Davis (@BrandonDavisBD) June 24, 2017 SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING is pure joy. Tom Holland is perfect: He’s having the time of his life, and it shows. Devan Coggan (@devancoggan) June 24, …

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‘Star Wars’ concert series will let you feel the force IRL

June 24, 2017

We've made a lot of leaps in the past 40 years.Image: starwars.com What could possibly be more epic than Star Wars? Only watching it in a massive theater with live music. The New York Philharmonic is presenting its first-ever Star Wars concert series in September, featuring all three original films and The Force Awakens set to their iconic scores. SEE ALSO: ‘Star Wars’ Han Solo spinoff just lost its directors. Where did it all go wrong, and what happens next? Starting Sept. …

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Tropical Storm Cindy may bring ‘life-threatening’ flooding across Gulf Coast

June 21, 2017

… https://t.co/muZV21iMYQ pic.twitter.com/qE8OJYtrSd — FOX10News | WALA (@FOX10News) June 20, 2017 Public works crews told FOX 10 they served about 1,500 people in four hours. Many of those getting sandbags told FOX 10 issues they’ve had in the past. “Last time it rained really, really bad, me and mom were going to the movies,” Richard Metts told FOX 10. “We came back and it literally, my road was completely flooded:  like the fire truck was going up and down …

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Car gadgets to make any roadtrip a little smoother

June 21, 2017

Image: hudway glass Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. 1. Some futuristic flair for your dash Image: hudway glass The ubiquitous, transparent glass heads-up displays used in numerous sci-fi movies have yet to catch on in the real world, but perhaps thats about to change thanks to $49.95 for a limited time SEE ALSO: You can start a coding career without a degree heres how 2. A mightier phone mount Image: exomount …

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‘It Comes at Night’ director Trey Edwards Shults has some thoughts on how the world will end

June 19, 2017

… Vigalondos Colossal (which uses giant monsters to examine toxic masculinity). Which, of course, is nothing new. I think all movies are a product of the time theyre made in, said Shults. In the case of his own film, he admitted, the parallels to current events just kind of happened. As Ive been working on this movie I just got really sad because it seems more and more timely. But Im excited to see what kind of art comes out of these times now. Indeed, Shults explained, It Comes at Night was …

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