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Artificial Intelligence

Amazon Alexa Gets First Voice-based Restaurant Integration With Wingstop Inc.

In what is a first in the restaurant industry, Dallas-based Wingstop Inc. has created an Alexa skill that will give Amazon Alexa on Echo devices...

Alphabet’s Waymo Says Self-Driving Technology Now Costs 90% Less

When Alphabet started working with LIDAR, the laser technology behind its self-driving cars, the cost was around $75,000 dollars per unit. Spun-off company Waymo's...

Microsoft Azure-Powered Connected Vehicle Platform with Cortana [Video]

Virtual assistants with AI brains and sweet voices seem to be the order of the day. Alexa from Amazon is already making waves with...

Amazon’s SaaS-y Alexa Now Engaged to Two Big Boys of the...

It's official. Amazon's Alexa, the world's current superstar virtual assistant, is now going into the heart of the automobile business with two major deals...

How Amazon Echo and Alexa Will Follow in Prime and AWS...

Over the past month Alexa, the virtual assistant from the Amazon Echo smart speaker, has forayed far and wide. But, rather than looking at...

Roam-E: The Selfie Drone that Follows You Around Taking Photos

The ultimate paparazzi is what I would call the Roam-E, an Australian-made drone with a camera and facial recognition that will follow you around...

After Voice Shopping Integration, Alexa on Amazon Echo Now Takes Restaurant...

Amazon Prime members with Amazon Echo devices will have definitely tried the new voice shopping feature from Alexa that was rolled out before the...

World’s First AI-capable Toothbrush “Ara” Brings Machine Learning to Oral Care

AI is going everywhere - into space, inside the human body and now, into your mouth. Ara, the world's first AI-capable toothbrush will actually teach you...

Amazon Echo Type Smart Speakers from LG and Lenovo in 2017

The Amazon Echo line of smart speakers with AI and voice talent from Alexa isn't just a successful product. It gave rise to an...

Amazon Echo Line Sold 9X More Units During the 2016 Holiday...

The 2016 holiday season has turned out to be a huge success for Amazon. First, the company walked away with nearly 37% of online...