Amazon Developing 'Voice ID' Technology for Alexa Assistant

Amazon's new reported feature, according to Time's report , would match a person's voice with a voice print for verifying voice commands. Google's AI-powered smart speaker, Google Home, is all geared up to launch in the United Kingdom before June... More..

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YouTube TV promises 40 major broadcast, cable channels for $35 a month
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

YouTube TV promises 40 major broadcast, cable channels for $35 a month

As for the release date the company said that the service will be available soon in the largest US markets. Some of the features include a cloud DVR , the ability to record live TV with unlimited storage. ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

USB-eh? iPhone 8 to 'ditch Lightning connector for USB-C'

Apple has built a reputation for its development of propriety connectors, which have led to faster transfer speeds and greater ease of use - but have often meant that previously technologies are no longer comp...More..

Nintendo Showcases Indie Games Coming to the Switch
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nintendo Showcases Indie Games Coming to the Switch

Nintendo Switch launches March 3, 2017. These include the Metroidvania-like SteamWorld Dig 2, the Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka Laylee, and the beloved life simulator Stardew Valley. Shakedown Hawaii ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Black colleges hardly school choice pioneers

The statement called historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) "real pioneers when it comes to school choice ", and came shortly after President Donald Trump held a meeting with several HBCU leade...More..

Nokia 3310 (2017) hands-on preview: Is it worthy of the legendary name?
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nokia 3310 (2017) hands-on preview: Is it worthy of the legendary name?

When a possible revival of a classic feature phone was announced, the news spread like wildfire on the internet. Indeed, Nokia hasn't said whether it's planning to launch the 3310 or its other phones in the...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Police investigate burglary at Floyd Mayweather's Las Vegas estate

Floyd Mayweather's Las Vegas home was broken into this weekend while the five division world champion was in Los Aengeles celebrating his 40th birthday. In a separate piece, TMZ Sports noted the Saturday nigh...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Vancouver police prep for protests at new Trump tower

US President Donald Trump's two sons inaugurated a Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver, Canada Tuesday as protesters outside chanted "Not in my city". Long before the opening of the new Tiah-owned ...More..

Tesla engineer who alleged sexual harassment is speaking out
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Tesla engineer who alleged sexual harassment is speaking out

Uber launched an internal investigation into the claims , and other female employees have since corroborated her story. Other Tesla workers have also come forth claiming harassment and unfair treatment th...More..

Haye, Bellew trade verbal jabs before heavyweight clash
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Haye, Bellew trade verbal jabs before heavyweight clash

Hearn adeed that if Haye did pull out of the Bellew fight, he would run the risk of "not fighting in Britain again". "He will be at the workouts and he will be in the ring on Saturday", Hearn said according to ...More..

Widow of Slain Navy SEAL Receives Emotional Standing Ovation During Trump's Address
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Widow of Slain Navy SEAL Receives Emotional Standing Ovation During Trump's Address

Trump was asked about Owens' father, who has said he does not want to talk to Trump and is demanding an investigation in to the raid. Ryan laid down his life for his friends, for his country, and for ...More..

Going Back In Technology! The Nokia 3310 Is Back
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Going Back In Technology! The Nokia 3310 Is Back

The phone has sprung to life in a refreshed avatar. It also has one month of standby time, three times better than the original, the game Snake and the once ubiquitous Nokia ringtone. This updated version w...More..

Nokia 3310 is Back, Here is Everything You Need to Know
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nokia 3310 is Back, Here is Everything You Need to Know

Nokia intends to start selling the phone in Q2 this year at a price of around Euro 49 (around Rs 3,500). Nokia also announced the Nokia 6 , 5 and 3 smartphones at MWC 2017. The rumors are finally set stra...More..

Nokia goes retro with new-look 3310 mobile phones
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nokia goes retro with new-look 3310 mobile phones

That sounds a lot like the original, but that's where the similarities end. The new Nokia 3310 is built to be more durable than ever. Best of all: It has Snake! Two reasons: it turns out, people really ...More..

Samsung releases Galaxy S8 teasers, confirms 29 March launch
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Samsung releases Galaxy S8 teasers, confirms 29 March launch

The S Pen can't be physically tethered to the device as there is no storage hole available on the framework. However, the company now offers the tablet without the stylus which will set consumers back by $799 (...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

'Surprised' astronomers find two-star system resembling Star Wars planet Tatooine

Researchers found the remains of an asteroid orbiting a white dwarf and a brown dwarf in a system called SDSS 1557 some 100 million light years away, according to a study published Monday in the journal Nature...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Horizon Zero Dawn Development Budget is Over 45 Million Euros

There's a rich ecology and the AI for them is smart enough to give you a challenge when you need it and ignore you when it isn't called for. They also outsourced numerous assets to China. The rich design, from ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Hot Stock in Focus: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)

Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The ROA for HP Inc. tells us exactly what earnings were generated from the invested capital. The business also recently ...More..

Nokia 3310 is back; Here's what it looks like
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Nokia 3310 is back; Here's what it looks like

The device is fueled by MediaTek's MT6737 64-bit quad-core processor , and a 2,650mAh battery is also included here, and it is not removable. Battery life is the biggest selling point: Unlike battery-suc...More..

Google launches Meet, a new video conferencing app for enterprises
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Google launches Meet, a new video conferencing app for enterprises

The platform uses meeting IDs to allow people connect with the groups. Google has prepared a "premium" version of Hangouts called Meet, an application created to hold meetings in HD. It's similar to offerings...More..

GE, AT&T ink smart city deal around Current's CityIQ sensors
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

GE, AT&T ink smart city deal around Current's CityIQ sensors

The agreement, which empowers Avnet to seamlessly integrate AT&T's cloud application development supported by flagship platforms AT&T M2X and AT&T Flow Designer, paves the way for the two companies to more ef...More..

SpaceX charters human mission to the moon
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

SpaceX charters human mission to the moon

It added that the mission is likely to the be the first of many as other flight teams have also expressed a strong interest. NASA, who funded much of Dragon 2's development, has encouraged SpaceX's plans ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Diego Costa Chelsea turned down £90M bid for striker from China

The Premier League leaders insisted that they had no intention to sell the Spaniard before the end of the season, and why would they when he's scored 16 goals so far this year and continues to fire them close...More..

Putting Trump's Military Spending (And Cuts To The Arts) In Context
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Putting Trump's Military Spending (And Cuts To The Arts) In Context

The move is not necessarily surprising: In a recent tweet , the president deemed a number of legitimate news outlets - the New York Times , NBC, ABC, CBS and CNN - "fake news", calling them "the enemy of th...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Xbox Announces Game Pass Subscription Service

Microsoft hasn't put out the full list of 100 titles, or even the ratio of Xbox One to legacy Xbox 360 titles available with Game Pass . Microsoft's early examples of titles to expect on the service are all ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Amazon Web Services go down, take sites (like ours) with them

Amazon's S3 web-based storage service is having issues and, in turn, it's breaking down countless services and websites across the Internet, as well as apps that rely on it. AWS S3 is a service used by big an...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe Olathe killing as hate crime
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe Olathe killing as hate crime

Awhite American, Ian Grillot, 24, was also wounded when he tried to intervene in the shooting at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe. Purinton made his first appearance in court on Monday and will be represented...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Andy Murray ready for Dubai after recovering from shingles

The two-time Wimbledon champion was in superb form in his 6-4 6-1 win over Jaziri, the world number 51 from Tunisia. Murray suffered a shock loss to Mischa Zverev in Melbourne and then found himself sufferi...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8 could feature customisable buttons
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 could feature customisable buttons

A Galaxy S8 concept. Stay tuned for more Samsung Galaxy Note 8 news and updates. In the first video, it features the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus wearing cases while the second video shows a single Galaxy S8 ...More..

Democrats Expect Republican Division Over White House Budget Plan
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Democrats Expect Republican Division Over White House Budget Plan

Critics question whether there is any need for a big increase in Pentagon spending when the military budget already stands at $600 billion a year. The president said during his campaign that he would rebuil...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

BlackBerry Announces KEYone, But Should Business Owners Care?

The KeyOne is the first BlackBerry handset to come out under TCL's watch. TCL, which manufactures smartphones under the BlackBerry brand, is planning to launch at least two more smartphones by the...More..

PS4, Xbox One, PC, And Switch Getting Rogue Trooper Remaster
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

PS4, Xbox One, PC, And Switch Getting Rogue Trooper Remaster

Now he returns to Nu Earth in Rogue Trooper: Redux , a heavily remastered and remodelled version of the original, much-loved game. Boasting a team of highly skilled programmers, artists and producers, most wit...More..

House Republicans just voted to keep Trump's tax returns secret
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

House Republicans just voted to keep Trump's tax returns secret

Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) said at a news conference on Tuesday accompanied by five Democrats who sit on the committee. Only a handful of Republicans spoke out in opposition before the vote. On Monday, House Int...More..

Warren Buffett Still Loves Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stock
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Warren Buffett Still Loves Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stock

Reminding investors of his past statements, Buffett pointed out that he said the US economy would be fine under Clinton or Trump. That's how many hours of video that YouTube viewers worldwide are seeing per...More..

Google Keep adds deep Docs integration, now a G Suite core service
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Google Keep adds deep Docs integration, now a G Suite core service

Google Keep, as part of G Suite , can be easily managed and administrated across user groups in much the same way as any other app in G Suite. As a core service, Keep will now have the same technical suppo...More..