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The Worst Things IBM Voice Recognition Could Do in the 80s

In the age of Siri, we take for granted how far speech recognition technology has come. But a quick glance back at 1986, when IBM introduced its voice recognition software, shows that we’ve travelled light years since the earliest version of this g.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 19th, 2017

Here are all the corny things brands are doing to celebrate the eclipse

As the world prepares for the moon to completely cover the sun next week, brands are elbowing to get their eclipse-themed promotions in front of you. From chocolate-glazed donuts to luxury campsites, major companies are doing their best to commercial.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

An iOS 11 feature could let you quickly disable TouchID and keep cops out

 TouchID has always been a legal grey area when it came to cops and border patrol asking you to fork over your phone. But with the new update in iOS 11, that no longer seems to be a problem. Read More.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

ASU students live with Echo Dots while learning voice-control tech

Engineering students at Arizona State University can opt into an interesting new program meant to give students access to voice-controlled technology while they learn about it in the classroom. Students living in the campus' new enginee.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 30 min. ago

Here"s more evidence the Apple Watch 3 could launch later this year

The new Apple Watch is said to be on the brink of mass production at one of Apple's key suppliers. The Apple Watch 3 is coming into focus thanks to near-daily reports, and a new one out today says the next-gen smartwatch is nearing mass produc.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News4 hr. 38 min. ago

ASUS ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 Wireless Gaming Router Review

Looking for a balls to the wall gaming Wi-Fi router that is packed with features? ASUS' ROG Rapture GT-AC5300 could be the one for you."... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News5 hr. 14 min. ago

Motorola Patents a Display That Can Heal Its Own Cracked Screen With Heat

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: A patent published today explains how a phone could identify cracks on its touchscreen and then apply heat to the area in an effort to slightly repair the damage. The process relies on something cal.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

World of Tanks" War Stories: 9 Things You Need to Know

Wargaming is bringing single player narrative-driven missions to the console game. World of Tanks may have started on PC, but over the last three and a half years it has also gone from strength to strength on console – to the tune of 12 milli.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

What Impact Could a Remade Nafta Have On You?

What Impact Could a Remade Nafta Have On You?.....»»

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YouTube music head says company pays higher royalties than Spotify

Making a living from streaming royalties is tough for music artists, and YouTube has had one of the worst reputations in the music industry for a while. Even Lyor Cohen, the current head of YouTube Music, knows that many are skeptical about.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News6 hr. 30 min. ago

Changing the security landscape for entrepreneurs

 Cloud computing and the IoT have given rise to seemingly intractable security exposure. The good news is that a new technological advance could unleash the full promise of cloud computing and put IoT on the verge of everyday use by U.S. intelli.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 38 min. ago

TWB Podcast: Apple Oled TV rumors, iOS 11 ‘Cop Button’ and Bio-Robotics

Apple OLED TV rumors are heating up. Could this development come on the heels of their $1 billion investment in original content? We'll also discuss the iOS 11 'Cop Button', bio-robotics and much more. The post TWB Podcast: Apple Oled TV rumors, iOS.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

Misplaced gold nanoparticles could reveal if your 3D printer was hacked

3D printer hacking is a real thing -- and can have serious consequences. Scientists from Rutgers University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have come up with a smart test to help fight it. The post Misplaced gold nanoparticles could reveal if.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

Harvard’s new self-healing rubber could mean the end of the road for flat tires

Harvard scientists have developed a new type of rubber which, in addition to being as tough as existing rubber, can self-heal in the event that it gets a puncture. Wave goodbye to flat tires! The post Harvard’s new self-healing rubber could mea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

New Star Wars movie focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi is in the early stages

 The next standalone spin-off series set in the Star Wars universe could be focused on Obi-Wan Kenobi, the Jedi who took Luke Skywalker under his wing in the original series, and who also helped train the child who would become Darth Vader. Vari.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 14 min. ago

Here’s A List Of Things You Should Do Before the iPhone 7s Launch

Here’s A List Of Things You Should Do Before the iPhone 7s Launch is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. If you’re planning to buy the iPhone 7s or iPhone 7s Plus, two of Apple’s three rumored 2017 iPhones, there are a few th.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News7 hr. 22 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy S8 User Guide: 23 Best Tips & Tricks

Samsung Galaxy S8 User Guide: 23 Best Tips & Tricks is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ offer a ton of features and allow you to do things your old phone couldn’t. Our Samsung Galaxy S8 user guide.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News7 hr. 22 min. ago

Best Obi-Wan Stories to Base the Movie On

From his time as a Jedi to his time as a hermit on Tatooine, Obi-Wan's adventures could make for an excellent standalone film......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News7 hr. 50 min. ago

Stem cell technique could reverse a major type of infertility

Men with extra sex chromosomes can have difficulty producing fertile sperm. Now researchers have got around this in mice by making stem cells from their skin.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News9 hr. 14 min. ago

Alexa can control this exoskeleton for people with mobility difficulties

Thanks to a new partnership, Toronto-based Bionik Laboratories' Arke exoskeleton can now be controlled using Amazon's Alexa. For people with mobility difficulties, this could be a game-changer! The post Alexa can control this exoskeleton for people w.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 14 min. ago

13 "Game of Thrones" reunions we"re still waiting for (and where they were when they left off)

With less than a dozen episodes left to go, Game of Thrones has started to wrap things up. That means storylines are being consolidated, loose ends are being tied up, journeys are coming full circle ... and characters are coming together again. SEE A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 38 min. ago