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The Information reports that Apple is working on an Amazon Echo-style speaker powered by Siri which would allow users to do voice searches, set reminders, call an Uber and the various other activities these devices tend to be used for. To bolster the effort Apple is also set to make Siri extensible, meaning 3rd party […]
Despite competition from tablets boasting full-color LCD displays, devices that use black and white electronic paper, like Amazon’s Kindle, have remained popular. And now that E Ink has created the first full-color electronic paper, e-readers have found yet another way to remain relevant. Read more...
While much of Silicon Valley has been duking it out with each other in the artificial intelligence wars, Apple has been strangely silent. But it might not be for much longer. The Information has just reported that Apple is working on two bold new moves to broaden its AI strategy. Show More Summary
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Apple is working on its own smart speaker, similar to Amazon's Echo device, The Information's Amir Efrati reports. Sources tell Efrati that the company is building a voice-activated device powered through its virtual assistant, Siri,...Show More Summary
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Apple has big plans for Siri that will make the company's famous assistant a lot more useful, according to a new report. The company will soon open up Siri to developers with new software tools that will allow Siri to tap into more third-party services, according to a new report in The Information. Show More Summary
Verizon is rolling out an update that kills the previously mandatory Amazon Music app and adds a nifty RAM manager. Other bugs and tweaks are there too.
As the number of sales channels explodes, companies look to automation to help them manage inventory across them all. From Amazon to an internal ecommerce site and bricks and mortar, companies need a way to sync inventory, orders and data. Show More Summary
Five years after Siri launched with iPhone 4S, Apple is reportedly preparing to open its virtual assistant platform up to third-party developers through a dedicated SDK, and might dive deeper into AI services by embedding the technology into a speaker type device similar to Amazon's Echo.
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Many online retailers promise price protection to customers, but after making a purchase, few shoppers take the time to compare prices across the Web and file claims for partial refunds. So a handful of start-ups have built business models that involve doing that legwork and taking a cut of the...
Between the relaunched (and somewhat questionable ) Top Gear and Clarkson, May and Hammond’s Amazon show The Grand Tour , the British car show landscape is looking a little crowded these days. One show the newcomers may not have to contend with is the scrappy also-ran, Fifth Gear, which according to tweets from host Tiff Needell appears to have been cancelled. Read more...
Last week Google officially took the wraps off of its Amazon Echo competitor Google Home, while earlier this month the original Siri creators unveiled their latest personal assistant Viv. Now, The Information reports that Apple is working on an Amazon Echo-like device. more… Filed under: iOS Devices
You didn’t need to wait long for a discount on Overwatch: It’s down to $49 today on Amazon for all purchasers, or $48 for Prime members. Read more...
At its recent annual developer’s conference, Alphabet Inc.’s subsidiary Google announced a slew of projects building primarily on its artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies. One of the products announced in this conference was Home – a wireless speaker and smart appliance hub directly competing with Amazon’s Echo. While Echo is already in the market […]
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