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How the Google Home is better than the Amazon Echo (Top 5)

How the Google Home is better than the Amazon Echo (Top 5).....»»

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Ray Kurzweil Explains Why Technology Won"t Eliminate Human Jobs

Futurist Ray Kurzweil, now a director of engineering at Google, made an interesting argument in a new interview with Fortune: We have already eliminated all jobs several times in human history. How many jobs circa 1900 exist today? If I were a presci.....»»

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Twitter is testing a native version of its Twitter Lite mobile website

Twitter has quietly released a Twitter Lite Android application in Google Play for the Philippines market, targeting the consumers with limited data plan or less-powerful Android devices. According to Twitter, the application is currently in the test.....»»

Source:  AndroidosCategory: Asia3 hr. 30 min. ago Related News

Chicago School Official: US IT Jobs Offshored Because "We Weren"t Making Our Own" Coders

theodp writes: In a slick new video, segments of which were apparently filmed looking out from Google's Chicago headquarters giving it a nice high-tech vibe, Chicago Public Schools' CS4ALL staffers not-too-surprisingly argue that creating technology.....»»

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Google AMP Flaw Exploited By Russian Hackers Targeting Journalists

An anonymous reader writes: Russian hacktivist group Fancy Bear (also referred to as APT28, Sofacy, and Strontium) has been using a flaw in Google's caching of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) to phish targets, Salon reports. To make matters worse, Goo.....»»

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How the CDC uses Google, AI, and even Twitter to forecast flu outbreaks

As flu season gets into full swing, flu forecasting techniques will help the CDC time its response. The post How the CDC uses Google, AI, and even Twitter to forecast flu outbreaks appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: Top13 hr. 15 min. ago Related News

Nest Labs Debuts Smart Doorbell with Facial Recognition Technology

Home device maker Nest Labs is adding Google's facial recognition technology to a camera-equipped doorbell and rolling out a security system in an attempt to end its history of losses. The products announced Wednesday expand upon the internet-connec.....»»

Source:  ScitechtodayCategory: Top18 hr. 15 min. ago Related News

After Math: Like looking into the future

It was an exciting week for futuristic technologies. Knightscope debuted its newest roboguard, Nest showed off a face-recognizing outdoor camera, and Google came up with a way to close your garage from anywhere in the neighborhood. Numbers,.....»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: Top18 hr. 31 min. ago Related News

Are Companies Overhyping AI?

When it comes to artificial intelligence, "companies have been overselling the concept and otherwise normal people are taking the bait," writes Hackaday: Not to pick on Amazon, but all of the home assistants like Alexa and Google Now tout themselves.....»»

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How to Change the Time Zone in Your Gmail Account

By default, Google uses the time zone of your current location. All Google services will be using the same time zone including Gmail. The time zone of your account can be changed to your preference. The changing of time zone can be handy if you want.....»»

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Twitter tests lightweight mobile app for countries with slow data

It's not just Facebook and Google who are slimming down their mobile apps for the sake of regions where data is slow or spotty. Twitter has confirmed to TechCrunch that it's testing a native Android equivalent to its Lite website.....»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: GadgetSep 23rd, 2017Related News

Justice Department goes nuclear on Google in search warrant fight

Google’s conduct is a “willful and contemptuous disregard of various court orders.” Enlarge / Close-up of cables and LED lights in the data center of T-Systems, a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom AG. (credit: Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images).....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2017Related News

Google is helping you get your Android updates faster than ever

The update button in Android can now help you jump the queue if you're waiting for a new release. It's likely that there are few buttons in Android mashed quite so repeatedly as the Check for update one in the System updates section of Set.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2017Related News

Fly me to the Moon: For some, lunar village takes shape [Science]

By 2030, there could be an initial lunar settlement of six to 10 pioneers, scientists, technicians and engineers, which could grow to 100 by 2040, he predicted. #moon #space #ESA #moon base #SpaceX.....»»

Source:  PlanettechnewsCategory: TopSep 23rd, 2017Related News

YouTube Plus subscription reference found in app code

A tidbit found within the YouTube v12.37 apk indicates that Google’s video service may be preparing to launch yet another subscription option, this one called ‘Plus.’ The subscription seemingly would be a companion to the existing Y.....»»

Source:  SlashgearCategory: GadgetSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Nintendo rolls out two-step authentication for online accounts

Nintendo now supports two-factor verification to its Nintendo Accounts. This adds another layer of security by requiring codes generated from the Google Authenticator app, though it comes years later than most other gaming platforms......»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: GadgetSep 22nd, 2017Related News

DxOMark gives the iPhone 8 Plus camera a score of 94, the highest ever, 4 points above the Google Pixel and HTC U11; video score of 89 is below Pixel"s 91 (David Cardinal/DxOMark)

David Cardinal / DxOMark: DxOMark gives the iPhone 8 Plus camera a score of 94, the highest ever, 4 points above the Google Pixel and HTC U11; video score of 89 is below Pixel's 91  —  The Apple iPhone 8 Plus has a main camera syste.....»»

Source:  TechmemeCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Weekly Rewind: The best Porsches ever, a new Nest security system, Google"s HTC acquisition

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top tech stories from this week. The post W.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Facebook and Microsoft"s big undersea cable is finally finished

More than 17,000 feet below the ocean's surface, there now lies the "most technologically advanced subsea cable," providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google's alternative, now poorly named, "Faster." The cable is th.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Google Experiment Tests Top 5 Browsers, Finds Safari Riddled With Security Bugs

An anonymous reader writes from a report via Bleeping Computer: The Project Zero team at Google has created a new tool for testing browser DOM engines and has unleashed it on today's top five browsers, finding most bugs in Apple's Safari. Results sho.....»»

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