Amazon Echo light ring

What is Your Amazon Echo Light Ring Trying to Tell You?

Amazon Echo device owners are familiar with the Light Ring at the top of the device, usually shown in blue. Amazon Alexa may be doing all the talking, but the Light Ring does a...
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Netflix Now Dictating Terms to Top Tier Smart TV Makers Samsung, Sony and LG

Netflix is deepening its ingress into the connected smart TV market with its Netflix-recommended TV program that requires manufacturers like LG, Samsung and Sony to comply with the company's demands for "Instant On" features,...
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Microsoft Bookings on Office 365 Rolling Out to Business Premium Subscribers

In 2016, Microsoft launched Microsoft Bookings to users in North America. The scheduling SaaS applicationĀ is now being rolled out to Office 365 Business Premium subscribers worldwide, and brings some new features to the tool.Office...
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Google Chrome 59 for Android Could Get Major UI Makeover, Address Bar at Bottom

Have you seen Chrome Home yet? Most likely not, because the new Google Chrome UI, which represents a major change in the way Chrome looks on your mobile, comes with a complete face-lift, and...
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Swarm Artificial Intelligence, and How It Can Amplify Natural Human Intelligence

What is Swarm Intelligence? In its most basic form, Swarm Intelligence, or SI, is the natural collective intelligence of multiple entities to form a "super-organism" whose intelligence is "amplified" through a natural system of real-time...
Model S 60 and 60D to be discontinued

Low Demand for Model S 60 and 60D Prompts Tesla to Discontinue Them

Tesla Motors has decided to axe two Model S variants: the entry-level Model S 60 and 60D. April 17 is the official date for discontinuing the models. Tesla says that demand for these models...
Windows 10

Windows 10 Can Protect you from Tax Day Scams and Tax-related Fraud Attacks

Tax-related phishing scams aren't new. Whenever U.S. Tax Day rolls around in mid-April, it is preceded by months of crescendoing activity around tax-themed social engineering attacks. But cybercriminals are getting smarter with each passing...
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Amazon Takes on Cloud Gaming with ‘Lumberyard AWS Twitch Curse’ Formula

Amazon has been dabbling in the gaming industry for a few years now. The retail company with the extremely strong technology unit caused the raising of more than a few eyebrows when it decided...
Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL and a third, larger device codenamed Taimen

Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL and a Third non-Pixel Mystery Phone?

We've known for some time now that Alphabet will be launching two new Pixel smartphones this year - the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL - but information has recently emerged about...
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A Simple Amazon Echo Tip to Let You Know When Alexa is Transmitting Data

When the Amazon Echo phenomenon became...well, a phenomenon, a large number of users were concerned about the device listening in on their private conversations. While it is now a known fact that Amazon Alexa...