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HTC U11 Edge Sense: what can it do?

by Lanh Nguyen 13 hours ago14 comments

The $550 mirrorless camera versus the flagships: Is it a waste of money?

by John Velasco 2 days ago32 comments

Sony consolidating its flagships is probably for the best

by Robert Triggs 11 hours ago7 comments

Andy Rubin’s Essential teases a big announcement for May 30

by Jimmy Westenberg 14 hours ago9 comments
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Bixby vs Google Assistant vs Siri

2017 is shaping up to be the year of the virtual assistant, so here's how the big three - Bixby, Siri, and Google Assistant - compare.
by Robert TriggsApril 24, 201725

Will AI assistants spark renewed interest in wearables?

Counterpoint claims that wearables powered by AI will grow 376 percent this year, but the question is, “how will this affect the overall wearables market?”
by Brian ReighMarch 1, 201728

New chip from MIT could mean power-efficient AI in all your electronics

Researchers at MIT have developed a low-power chip specialized for automatic speech recognition that could result in a power savings of up to 99 percent.
by Brian ReighFebruary 13, 20178

10 best personal assistant apps for Android

Ever since Siri came out, the Android world has wanted one like it. Now there are dozens. Here are the best personal assistant apps for Android!
by Joe HindyNovember 21, 201624
 
 

Samsung acquires Viv Labs from the creators of Siri

Personal assistant technology is all the rage, and Samsung isn’t leaving anything on the table. The South Korean electronics titan is getting in on the act by acquiring Viv Labs, a ...
by Jay DecenellaOctober 6, 20168

Google snags Pixar story artist to give Google Home, OK Google personality

Google has brought aboard Emma Coats of Pixar story-building fame to work with Google Doodle's Ryan Germick to make Google Home more human.
by John DyeJune 1, 20165

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we saw a for real Pokemon game, a Fallout live wallpaper, some really bad app updates, and more apps news!
by Joe HindyMay 15, 20167

The creator of Siri showcases Viv, an impressive AI personal assistant

When asked, "Will it be warmer than 70 degrees near the Golden Gate Bridge after 5PM the day after tomorrow?” Viv didn't even flinch.
by John DyeMay 9, 201625

Listen to this: Microsoft drops “Hey Cortana” hotword from Android app

On December 20th, Microsoft updated Cortana for Android, removing "Hey Cortana" hotword functionality. Let's take a look at what can no longer be said.
by Matthew BensonDecember 21, 20157

Nuance Mix looking to bring voice control to apps, smart home products

Nuance, the company behind Samsung’s S Voice and (allegedly) Siri, wants to make voice control a default way to interact with technology with Nuance Mix.
by John DyeDecember 15, 20152
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