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Tech tips for ThanksgivingThanksgiving can be a stressful time with all the cooking and travel involved. The gadgets you already have can help make things easier with hands-free voice assistants and cooking apps.
[MUSIC] Got a minute? These apps and tech tips can help make Thanksgiving a little bit easier. [UNKNOWN] Assistance can help you avoid touching your phone during turkey preparation. For iPhones activate Hey Siri, in the settings, or for Androids, Okay Google detection. Okay, Google, convert ten ounces to cups. [SOUND] 10 US fluid ounces equals 1.25 US customary cups. An app like Timer+ for iOS can manage multiple cook times for different dishes. If you are unsure on how to prepare a recipe, the Kitchen Stories app has videos that guide you with a step-by-step process. Avoid Thanksgiving travel delays by using real-time traffic info on an app like Waze. Google Maps also offers traffic overlays so you can see congestion points. To get a head start on Black Friday shopping, try the TGI Black Friday app. It gives you instant alerts when new deals are found. [SOUND] In San Francisco, I'm Lexy Savvides CNET.com for CBS News. [SOUND]