Watch this drag Elsa push a police van stuck in the snow during a blizzard in Boston

Surprise.Image: Christian Science Monitor/getty It seems like it’s getting harder these days to hide the fact that you’re surreptitiously monitoring left-wing political activists. And accidentally tweeting proof of that fact sure doesn’t make it any easier.  Massachusetts state police are dealing with that reality this week after a Twitter slip-up…

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Fitbit, Garmin, and all of the best fitness trackers in one place

Exercise, am I right? Whether you’re reading this because you genuinely love working out or because Instagram models and your love for pizza force you to exercise, one thing’s for sure: A fitness tracker that fits your needs is a necessity. One problem: The wearable fitness market grows by the…

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Uber narrows down search for international city to host flying taxis

First, there was Dallas and Los Angeles. Now Uber wants a third city to fly its air taxi service, and it’s looking internationally. In what feels like Amazon’s search for a second headquarters location, Uber this week announced its shortlist for countries the ride-hailing app would work with to launch…

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Fitbit is getting in the smart watch game – so how does it hold up?

Google confirmed in an interview with tech site Tom's Guide that it will not be releasing a "Pixel" smartwatch this year.Image: Stephen Lam / Getty Images Sorry, folks!  Google is not releasing a smartwatch this year. The company confirmed on Friday in an interview with Tom’s Guide that it has…

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Fully autonomous cars are still years away, if these tests are any indication

Tesla's Autopilot and other driver assistance programs are far from flawless.Image: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Don’t start planning for your self-driving commute anytime soon. Human drivers are still very necessary as a recent road test for five cars’ driver-assistance features showed. The vehicles, 2017 BMW 5-series with “Driving Assistant Plus,” 2017…

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Bitcoin payments at Starbucks aren’t happening anytime soon

Sorry, fiat only.Image: Chris Wong/S3studio/Getty Images Recent news that Starbucks has partnered with Microsoft, the International Exchange, and a few other companies to launch a cryptocurrency venture called Bakkt has fueled reports that Starbucks is getting ready to start accepting Bitcoin in its stores.  Speaking to Motherboard, however, the company…

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Journalists got a free USB fan at the Trump-Kim summit. They’ve been told not to plug it in.

Press nabbed a weird freebie while covering the summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump in Singapore.Image: Kevin Lim/THE STRAITS TIMES/Handout/Getty Images While the world’s eyes watch Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un meet in Singapore, journalists have seemingly been treated rather well while covering the event.  But caution has been…

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