Manchester suicide bomber Salem Abedi used a powerful explosive device that was painstakingly assembled -- likely with assistance -- for his deadly attack on a pop concert, according to officials and experts. The British-born 22-year-old...Show More Summary
Sam Mitchell could be on the Pelicans coaching staff next season
Make the most of Hello Bixby with a little customization. Bixby is Samsung's take on the virtual assistant, offering a similar experience to Google Now on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. You can access Bixby either by swiping right on the home...Show More Summary
Eric Mangini spent three years as an assistant coach on the 49ers and got to know Colin Kaepernick well, and he wishes some team would call him to ask for advice about Kaepernick. Because Mangini thinks Kaepernick is a player who deserves a chance. “I haven’t personally talked to anybody about it, but what I…
By Simon Haeder, Assistant Professor of Political Science, West Virginia University. President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, to his left, celebrating the House passage of the AHCA on May 4. Evan Vucci/AP The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) on May 24 released its long-awaited analysis of the...
WE’RE ON A BOAT! That’s right, The Blogfather Dr. M and myself (Dr. Bik, Assistant Blogmaster?) are in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico AT THIS VERY MOMENT! To celebrate this awesome scientific cruise, we’re running a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” session Tomorrow, Saturday May 27th from 8AM – 8PM Central Standard Time (Louisiana, USA […]
MEANWHILE, BACK ON THE CHINA-NORTH KOREA BORDER: The U.S. Acting Assistant Secretary of State Susan Thorton quoted Chinese officials as saying they have “tightened border inspections, beefed up policing on the border and stepped up customs inspections.” However, Ms. Thorton added: “Their calculus about how much pressure to impose on North Korea is related to […]
The NCAA has alleged that former South Florida assistant coach Oliver Antigua provided roughly $500 in impermissible benefits and initially lied to NCAA investigators about it, according to the Tampa Bay Times, who obtained the NCAA’s summary disposition report. Oliver Antigua is the younger brother of Orlando Antigua, who was the head coach at USF […]
Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, who announced he’ll be leaving his position to become an Assistant Secretary at the Department of Homeland Security, is embroiled in a controversy over using his law enforcement officers to harass...Show More Summary
The U.S. has seen a “shift in emphasis” in China’s approach to North Korea, Acting Assistant Secretary of State Susan Thornton said.
Postcards, robocalls and other low-tech outreach tools can be as effective as personalized enrollment assistance at encouraging eligible people to sign up for Medicaid, a new study found. Researchers...
There may come a time in your business’s trajectory when volume increases but your two hands can't keep up. Signs of growth are positive, but it may be wise to consider hiring an assistant or forming a team to meet demands...
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Irene Hurford, MD, an assistant professor in the department of Psychiatry, has received a 2017 Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
Nevada lawmakers are sending Gov. Brian Sandoval several bills focused on assisting working mothers and reproductive health. Lawmakers gave final approval on Thursday to the first of two bills that … Click to Continue »
It’s not hard for us to get excited about the hot new trend of the moment, smart home speaker assistants. Unlike Android or iOS, which are both beyond mature at this point, this category of products is growing by the day and could soon lead to a world controlled by voice. Show More Summary
Lawmakers are considering whether to raise driver's license fees by $1 and deposit the estimated $2.4 million raised over five years into a veterans assistance fund. The House overwhelmingly supported … Click to Continue »
Virtual assistants give our smart devices seemingly human personalities, but despite their efforts to sound like real people, programs like Siri and Cortana still sometimes sound a little robotic. Chinese web giant Baidu Inc. aims to change that with Deep Voice, an artificial intelligence designed to convert text into believable human speech. Show More Summary
Gales suffered a neck injury against Georgia in 2015
Microsoft’s Cortana wants to be your smart assistant everywhere you turn Windows, Android or iOS. With the new Windows 10 Creators Update and the upcoming Fall Creators Update, Android users get more out of Windows 10 if they have Cortana installed – allowing them to sync notifications, calls, apps and more.The problem with this is that for […]
Ikea has moved to improve the functionality of its line of Wi-Fi-connected lights known as Trådfri. The retailer has announced that in the coming months, the lights will become compatible with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple's...Show More Summary