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The Engadget Podcast Ep 37: Modern Things

On this episode senior editor Chris Velazco and social media manager Evan Rodgers join host Terrence O'Brien for the last ever video edition of The Engadget Podcast. From here on out the show is going audio only, which will allow the sh.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagApr 21st, 2017

Alexa learns to talk like a human with whispers, pauses & emotion

 Amazon’s Alexa is going to sound more human. The company announced this week the addition of a new set of speaking skills for the virtual assistant, which will allow her to do things like whisper, take a breath to pause for emphasis, adju.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Nintendo Announces 2DS XL

The future for Nintendo is the Switch, or is it? Nintendo continues to keep things interesting. From a report: The ever-unpredictable hardware veteran has announced the Nintendo 2DS XL, a new version of the 2DS, which was itself a refreshed version o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 48 min. ago

Who Are the Women of the Internet of Things?

Women are typically overlooked when conferences are putting together panels on the Internet of Things. That needs to stop. Read more on MAKE The post Who Are the Women of the Internet of Things? appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Why peer-to-peer Apple Pay is a great idea

Even in 2017, paying for things is still mostly terrible—even more so now that a multitude of options seem to confront us every time we step up to a register: Do I swipe? Insert my card? Enter a PIN? Sign my name?When Apple Pay launched in 2014,.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

Modern warfare

How, a decade ago, a ground-shaking cyber attack brought Estonia to its knees - and spurred it to rebuild......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

Check This Before You Finalize Your Domain

Choosing your domain for the business is important as you must ensure that you have made your business easy to find. There are many different people who must check on their domains, and there are several different things to check before signing off o.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News10 hr. 24 min. ago

A Farsighted look at Iron Man suits, VR and tech worth investing in (Farsighted Podcast, Ep. 7) - CNET

The Farsighted crew is joined by Adam Draper, founder of Boost VC, which invests in startups working on a real hoverboard and other technology straight out of science fiction......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News12 hr. 56 min. ago

Google remains a boring, tremendously successful company

Google is honestly so boring.  SEE ALSO: Google's plan to root out hateful videos with artificial intelligence Yes, they're an incredibly successful company with so many awesome things happening inside their headquarters in Mountain View, Califo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

Now there"s a dating app in Slack. What could possibly go wrong?

You can already do a lot of things in Slack. Set up a meeting. Crack a few jokes with coworkers. But what if you could also find your soulmate? If Feeld, the dating app that bills itself as a place "where you can meet couples or singles" has their wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 24 min. ago

Acer flaunts improved Swift, Switch laptops during its Next event

On Thursday, Acer held its 2017 Next@Acer event, where it introduced a number of new and updated products. In terms of PCs, Acer was focused on making things thinner without sacrificing performance or capabilities. The post Acer flaunts improved Swif.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 32 min. ago

Mark Zuckerberg, man of the people, visits assembly line and discovers it"s "hard"

Mark Zuckerberg, who is totally not running for president, continues to do things a politician would do by visiting an assembly plant and commenting at how hard physical labor can be. SEE ALSO: Tech CEOs are looking more and more like politicians The.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News18 hr. 40 min. ago

New analysis relocates the “hobbit” on the human family tree

Were humans migrating out of Africa much earlier than we realized? Enlarge / Artist's impression of the hobbit. (credit: Katrina Kenny, SA Museum) The story of how modern humans got to be where we are is constantly changing as new evidence is.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 16 min. ago

We can stop being amazed that pregnant women can do amazing things

Hi. It is 2017. Are we really still amazed that women are capable of working while pregnant? News broke Wednesday that actress Gal Gadot was five-months pregnant while she did re-shoots for Wonder Women. She did the required stunts and even had a cut.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 40 min. ago

Google makes it easier for Assistant to come to any device

Reaching beyond Google Home and smartphones, developers can now bring the digital helper to any device they create. Google Assistant can help with a lot of things, but since Google's digital helper is limited to only certain types of devic.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News19 hr. 40 min. ago

Trint text-to-speech web app takes the pain out of transcription

Trint, a portmanteau of “transcription” and “interview,” is a great speech-to-text web app that can listen to long blocks of audio and transcribe it almost flawlessly. Here are some of the neat things it can do. The post Trint text-to-speech.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 56 min. ago

The 100: "DNR" Review

What happens when you get sick of fighting so hard to survive? Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. The characters on The 100 have faced so much turmoil and experienced so many horrific things -- while watching people they love die al.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 16 min. ago

7 Things to Know About the Nexus 5X Android 7.1.2 Update

7 Things to Know About the Nexus 5X Android 7.1.2 Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Google’s Nexus 5X Android 7.1.2 Nougat update is now widely available and today we want to go over the most important things to know about t.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News20 hr. 32 min. ago

Trint app delivers groundbreaking accuracy in speech-to-text transcription

Trint, a portmanteau of “transcription” and “interview,” is a great speech-to-text web app that can listen to long blocks of audio and transcribe it almost flawlessly. Here are some of the neat things it can do. The post Trint app delivers gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 40 min. ago

Acer updates PC line with thinner, cooler new options

Acer held its 2017 Next@Acer event this morning, where it introduced a number of new and updated products. In terms of PCs, Acer was focused on making things thinner without sacrificing performance or capabilities. The post Acer updates PC line with.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 40 min. ago

The rise of artificial intelligence has given birth to something beyond smartphones

Phones are no longer simply "smart" — they are equipped with everything you need to navigate modern life. And they’re only getting smarter — the artificial intelligence (AI) that we interact with every day is making the move to beco.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News22 hr. 16 min. ago