Consumer Tech

Google has acquired  online music search engine and jukebox Songza, for an undisclosed sum.  The Songza service provides playlists curated by music…

MakerBot is now shipping the company’s largest 3D printer, the the Replicator Z18 3D. The Z18 3D printer has a large z-axis that produces 3D prints up to 18 inches in height (which is also how the printer gets it name). The build volume is 12-inches length by 12-inches width x 18-inches height. The printer is priced at $6,499.

The Sims 4 will be available on PC starting September 2 in North America. Among other updates like emotionally richer characters, the new edition will let allow players access to other players’ The Sims 4 user generated content directly from the game. Watch the game trailer here.