Technology was once one of the safest industries to be in. Decades ago, technology wasn't prone to frequent disruption and job cuts the way it is today. And the most recent proof of that changing scenario is Hewlett Packard...
In the race to be the first to develop a fully autonomous vehicle, there are plenty of entrants. But this is not a sprint to the finish; it is more of a marathon. In a typical marathon, you'll see...
Google announced that its virtual assistant will be arriving soon on new third-party speakers, and spoke about its partnership with LG to control appliances. The company is gearing up to catch up with Amazon Alexa and Microsoft Cortana in...
Microsoft and Amazon are going to join hands and pair up their respective digital personal assistants, Cortana and Alexa, opening up a wide array of options for users – a smarter move than competing with each other.Microsoft’s personal assistant, Cortana,...
Bixby, the artificial-intelligence-based virtual voice assistant has just gone live down under. The Australian release of Bixby as an update marks the biggest update to the Samsung Galaxy S8 down under, a release that is already five months overdue.Bixby's English-language...
An Indian-origin research team at New York University has created an artificial intelligence (AI) system coupled with a smartphone app that can spot the difference between a genuine and a fake product.Using over 3 million images of fabrics, pills, leather,...
Anker, primarily known for its power banks and charging cables, has announced a new smart speaker called Eufy Genie. Anker’s announcement of Eufy Genie with Alexa voice capability built in further strengthens its relationship with Amazon, given that most of...
Alexa, the intelligent personal assistant developed by Amazon, has had a major upgrade this week. Alexa became popular on the Amazon Echo, Amazon Tap and Echo Dot devices developed by Amazon Lab126. Since then, Alexa has been getting a...
Facebook realized during a deep learning experiment that their bots were communicating in a new language that humans can’t understand. It was all Greek and Latin to humans. Facebook decided to pull off one of its AI systems when they...
Several companies in the past have tried to create modular smartphones so individual components that become obsolete can be periodically upgraded without having to change the whole device. None have been successful so far, with the most epic fail...
Roomba, a product of iRobot, is a vacuuming robot powered by a full suite of smart sensors to keep your home clean. The sensors automatically guide the device through the house, adapting to the surroundings to thoroughly vacuum the...
Alexa, the personal assistant on Amazon devices like Echo and FireTV, comes equipped with a bunch of skills, like playing music, controlling home automation devices (to an extent), ordering products on Amazon.com and so on. The virtual assistant from...
Autonomous vehicle technology is speeding up towards its final on-road debut around the world. Keep track of Big Tech and Big Auto companies as they fight for the driver's seat.What's going on on the regulatory front for self-driving cars?Which companies...
Samsung’s digital assistant Bixby is finally available in English to all Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ users in the US.The Bixby voice assistant feature in English for Galaxy S8 and S8+ was limited at the launch in the US...
Artificial Intelligence no longer refers to some vague and obscure research experiment conducted in the dungeons of university laboratories. It is a very real and present entity that is rapidly changing our lives. For the better? That remains to...