Google's Duplex AI could soon be running call centres

Google's Duplex AI is part of its DeepMind project . "We're now focused on consumer use cases for the Duplex technology where we can help people get things done, rather than applying it to potential enterprise use cases". Google's promise that ... More..

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Courtois: I never mocked Pickford's height
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Courtois: I never mocked Pickford's height

I remained professional of course but it was England winning a shootout, it was wonderful. However, the Three Lions were given a reprieve when the referee stopped play claiming there were two balls on the...More..

Xbox One July Update Out Now, Adds FastStart And Groups
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Xbox One July Update Out Now, Adds FastStart And Groups

This update was previously tested with Xbox Insiders last month and comes with FastStart on select games, the Groups feature in Games and Apps, and more. Best of all, Groups are tied to your Xbox Live acc...More..

Wikipedia Protests EU’s Internet-Killing Copyright Initiative
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

Wikipedia Protests EU’s Internet-Killing Copyright Initiative

Article 11, dubbed the "link tax", would mean that publishers are entitled to fairer remuneration, preventing news aggregators such as Google News from providing links to their work free of charge. The Inde...More..

This year's iPhones could come in a few new colors
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

This year's iPhones could come in a few new colors

The entry-level 6.1-inch LCD iPhone will apparently debut in grey, white, blue, red and orange. If true, it would be the first expansion of color options since the iPhone 5C launched in 2013. Two of these w...More..

Fortnite's 'friendly' Playground mode comes back after delay
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Fortnite's 'friendly' Playground mode comes back after delay

Though Squads in Playground is a great way to practice stalking and terminating other players, getting some alone time in the new mode is essential for practicing building, edits, trap creation, and more. For o...More..

Samsung Galaxy S10 might feature triple-camera setup
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S10 might feature triple-camera setup

The two other variants of the Samsung Galaxy S10 (Beyond 0 and Beyond 1) will come with a dual camera setup - one with a 12-megapixel main lens with variable aperture (f/1.5 to f/2.4), and another super-wide-...More..

Light to bring multi-lens camera system to smartphones
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Light to bring multi-lens camera system to smartphones

Yes, you read that right. The upcoming smartphone reportedly captures 64-megapixel photos with "better low-light performance and sophisticated depth effects" by combining all the images from the multiple came...More..

Giant LeBron James banner in Cleveland comes down
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Giant LeBron James banner in Cleveland comes down

Once Stephenson and McGee are signed, the Lakers go over the cap and will need to get close to $16 million in outgoing contracts in a Leonard trade. Dad is the current Laker broadcaster. "Nobody can swing the p...More..

Facebook says bug changed block settings on up to 800K accounts
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Facebook says bug changed block settings on up to 800K accounts

When you block someone on Facebook , they can not see your post and do not have access to your profile. Facebook users might have seen information in their news feeds from users that had blocked them bec...More..

Your Samsung cell phone could send your photos in random text messages
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Your Samsung cell phone could send your photos in random text messages

Samsung spokesperson tells the users "We're aware of the reports and the technical team is looking on to it". The apparent bug has allegedly affected one of Samsung's newest smartphones, the Galaxy S9...More..

Samsung Android Go phone leaks (and settles some arguments)
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Samsung Android Go phone leaks (and settles some arguments)

The budget-offering from Samsung, Galaxy J8 was launched last month. The new Galaxy On6 is the company's first-ever "Galaxy On" series phone to boast super AMOLED screen and also the Infinity Display ...More..

Gmail and other services let third parties read users' emails
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Gmail and other services let third parties read users' emails

Google "continues to let hundreds of outside software developers scan the inboxes of millions of Gmail users who signed up for email-based services offering shopping price comparisons, automated travel-itin...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Some Samsung users say their phones randomly sent photos to contacts

This message doesn't show up on their end, but the other person's phone shows the message as if it was sent manually. For one owner, the issue was even worse as the Messages app sent out their full gallery ...More..

Red OnePlus 6 goes official, sales begin next week
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Red OnePlus 6 goes official, sales begin next week

The OnePlus 6 Red is now available for registrations on Amazon India . A few days ago, OnePlus teased us with a unusual commercial that seemed to suggest a new color of the OnePlus 6 was coming. Leaving ...More..

Overwatch's Newest Hero is a Chubby Hamster Named Hammond
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Overwatch's Newest Hero is a Chubby Hamster Named Hammond

It's safe to say that Overwatch has a ton of unique characters in its roster, but its latest hero might just be its most freaky one yet. Also, the newest updates to the Horizon Lunar Colony map added mo...More..

Google Is Secretly Developing a Video Game Platform Code-Named ‘Yeti’
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Google Is Secretly Developing a Video Game Platform Code-Named ‘Yeti’

According to a report from Kotaku which has surfaced this morning, Google has been actively talking with game developers both at the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco earlier this year , as well ...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch set for August 9
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch set for August 9

The timeframe certainly lines up. While Apple's handset still relies on a "notch" to house its sensors, a newly released Samsung patent shows off a button-free, bezel-free, headphone jack-free phone that ...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Pete Lau confirms OnePlus is in talks with US Carriers

Lau didn't detail who OnePlus plans to partner with, or if multiple carriers are being considered, but this move shouldn't come as a surprise. The rumor mill is now silent on its existence, but what seems cer...More..

When is the Fortnite Playground LTM coming back?
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

When is the Fortnite Playground LTM coming back?

EPIC Fortnite Playground mode: When will LTM return to Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PC and iOS? This will be the first time Epic Games will incorporate a real-time game event that couldn't be seen by players afte...More..

Google Home (Mini), Chromecast not working? Here's what to do
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Google Home (Mini), Chromecast not working? Here's what to do

Google's social media channels have been flooded with complaints from disgruntled users. There are numerous threads at Google's product forums (Home, Chromecast) with users experiencing the issues still. I ev...More..

Comcast internet, cable, and phone services are down nationwide
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Comcast internet, cable, and phone services are down nationwide

There's a nationwide outage affecting some Comcast customers. This is manifesting as problems booting into PlayStation Network or Twitter even if some other websites and services continue to function. Earlier...More..

New Facebook feature lets you block spoilers
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

New Facebook feature lets you block spoilers

Have you ever been spoiled on Facebook from a friend or relative liking a post about a certain TV show or movie? The Keyword Snooze tool differs in that it will give users the choice to block any post that ...More..

Auto Care Association supports online sales tax allowance
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Auto Care Association supports online sales tax allowance

Whether the state sales tax now required for online retailers will make consumers run back to brick and mortar stores remains to be seen. The Supreme Court decision "will certainly change how states look at...More..

Apple and Samsung Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuit
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Apple and Samsung Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Documents filed with the Northern District Court of California this morning indicate that both parties have agreed to drop and settle the remaining claims and counter claims in their legal battle. In 2012, a U....More..

Volkswagen electric car sets Pikes Peak record
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Volkswagen electric car sets Pikes Peak record

To comply with regulations the Bentayga had racing seats installed, and the rear seats were removed to make way for a roll cage and fire suppression system were installed. With the I.D. R Pikes Peak, Volkswa...More..

Apple’s high-end headphones may ship in 2019
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Apple’s high-end headphones may ship in 2019

Apple's also looking into giving upcoming AirPods some kind of biometric sensors, to add health-tracking features to the device. The publication's sources said one of the products in the works is a heavil...More..

Leaks reveal more details of the Snapdragon 1000 for laptops
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Leaks reveal more details of the Snapdragon 1000 for laptops

The most important information that Quandt uncovered came from the LinkedIn profile of a Microsoft Windows Multimedia Project Engineer, which mentioned "test operations on Qualcomm Snapdragon premium tier...More..

Apple just released the first iOS 12 beta to everyone
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Apple just released the first iOS 12 beta to everyone

The issue is not just bugs - some apps and features won't work at all. In all honesty, iOS 12 beta 1 was extremely stable, so we expect this to be a seamless and impressive development period ahead of Septemb...More..

Xiaomi Launches Mi Pad 4, Redmi 6 Pro
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Xiaomi Launches Mi Pad 4, Redmi 6 Pro

The device comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor but there's also the option to unlock the device with your face using its AI Face Recognition feature . The device achieved this landmark feat within 18 ...More..