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CBS News
Holiday gift ideas from Techno Claus$200 For multi-room music, the Sonos is choice -- And now, you can call up yo
CBS News / Posted 2 hours ago
$200 For multi-room music, the Sonos is choice -- And now, you can call up your tunes with your voice! This thing has an Amazon Echo built in! Behold -- for the demo's about to begin! "Alexa: Play 'Winter Wonderland.'" Alexa Dash Wand... Read more
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The Columbian
Shift away from labels sign of timesindustry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants.
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
industry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants. Despite experiments such as the Amazon Echo, the online giant is not there yet. “I don’t know anyone who is jumping up and down about buying clothes on... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
At Christmas, knowing what to give is the real giftfeels like. I simply am no good at this whole Christmas shopping thing. I’m th
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
feels like. I simply am no good at this whole Christmas shopping thing. I’m thinking what I’ll do this year is just buy an Amazon Echo and then ask Alexa what I should get for everybody else. With my luck she’d tell me to ask Siri. I can no longer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Consumer Watchdog warns how Google and Amazon are 'SPYING' on youto put smart devices in their customers' homes. Law enforcement is already see
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to put smart devices in their customers' homes. Law enforcement is already seeking information from smart devices. An Amazon Echo made headlines last year when US police investigating a murder sought to subpoena recordings made by the... Read more
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eWeek
Amazon to Resume Sales of Google Chromecast Video Streaming Devicesof Amazon's Fire TV starting from accessing YouTube starting Jan. 1, after alre
eWeek / Posted yesterday
of Amazon's Fire TV starting from accessing YouTube starting Jan. 1, after already taking the same measure for users of Amazon Echo Show in September. Google had described the planned move as a response to Amazon's continued refusal to carry... Read more
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CNET
Samsung may reveal its Amazon Echo rival in early 2018also reports that the speaker may cost around $200 (about £150 or AU$260), whic
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
also reports that the speaker may cost around $200 (about £150 or AU$260), which would put it in between the Amazon Echo at $99 and Apple's HomePod at $349. According to Bloomberg's sources, a prototype of the Bixby speaker is roughly... Read more
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York Daily Record
Here are all the best deals for Free Shipping Day 2017ideas by category). And we’ll be keeping an eye out all day for new offers, so
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
ideas by category). And we’ll be keeping an eye out all day for new offers, so be sure to check back often as you shop. Amazon Echo (2nd. gen.)—$79.99 (Save $20): Anyone on your list is sure to love the gift of a hands-free assistant who can... Read more
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CNET
Harder, better, stronger sound comes to Google Hometo pair two Max's in stereo almost everything else is identical -- there is no
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
to pair two Max's in stereo almost everything else is identical -- there is no added smart home functionality like the new Amazon Echo Plus offers, for example. You can talk to the speaker, control your lights, play music from Spotify or one of... Read more
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CNET
Harder, better, stronger sound comes to Google Hometo pair two Max's in stereo almost everything else is identical -- there is no
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
to pair two Max's in stereo almost everything else is identical -- there is no added smart home functionality like the new Amazon Echo Plus offers, for example. You can talk to the speaker, control your lights, play music from Spotify or one of... Read more
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Fortune
The Desperate Search for the Next Great American Ideaintelligence, the revolution (if not the singularity) finally seems nigh. From
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
intelligence, the revolution (if not the singularity) finally seems nigh. From voice-activated assistants like the Amazon Echo to self-driving cars, machines are swiftly getting smarter, thanks to relatively recent breakthroughs in “deep... Read more
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asianage
Samsung to bring its own Bixby-powered smart speaker in 2018will enter the much crowded smart speaker market. Apple also unveiled its HomeP
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
will enter the much crowded smart speaker market. Apple also unveiled its HomePod, going against the likes of Google Home, Amazon Echo and Harman Kardon Invoke. The Bloomberg report also confirms the existence of a touchscreen Google Home which... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Amazon to start selling Apple TV – MacDailyNewsof the device to Amazon.com,” Rubin reports. “Separately, Google said last week
MacDailyNews / Posted 2 days ago
of the device to Amazon.com,” Rubin reports. “Separately, Google said last week that it was removing YouTube from the Amazon Echo Show and Fire TV devices. Google claimed a ‘lack of reciprocity’ from Amazon, which stopped selling Chromecast... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple TV, Google Chromecast devices return to Amazonto stream those Amazon programs. Google has also been in a snit with Amazon, a
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
to stream those Amazon programs. Google has also been in a snit with Amazon, and last week removed its YouTube app from Amazon Echo and Fire TV devices due to a lack of “reciprocity” on the part of Amazon. However, Amazon putting the Chromecast... Read more
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CNET
Amazon to start selling Apple TV and Google Chromecastfor an anticipated return of the device to Amazon.com. Separately, Google last
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
for an anticipated return of the device to Amazon.com. Separately, Google last week said it was removing YouTube from the Amazon Echo Show and Fire TV devices. Google claimed a "lack of reciprocity" from Amazon, which stopped selling Chromecast... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Are Google Home and Amazon Echo listening more than you realize?Google Home could start recording more information than you realize they are.
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Google Home could start recording more information than you realize they are. Elizabeth Saldebar has been relying on her Amazon Echo ever since she got one as a Christmas gift last year. "Did you have any concerns when you first got it?" CBS... Read more
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CBS News
Are smart home assistants listening more than you realize?Google Home could start recording more information than you realize they are.
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
Google Home could start recording more information than you realize they are. Elizabeth Saldebar has been relying on her Amazon Echo ever since she got one as a Christmas gift last year. "Did you have any concerns when you first got it?" CBS... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Disney has struck an industry-changing deal, and now 'everybody is talking to everybody' (DIS)what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big inroads into the home [with devices like the Amazon Echo]," Sampson said. "Amazon to sell you stuff and Google and Facebook to sell you ads. Long term, they don’t want to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Disney has struck an industry-changing deal, and now 'everybody is talking to everybody' (DIS)what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big inroads into the home [with devices like the Amazon Echo]," Sampson said. "Amazon to sell you stuff and Google and Facebook to sell you ads. Long term, they don’t want to... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Are Google Home And Amazon Echo Listening More Than You Realize?a CBS This Morning report that his group has studied dozens of patent applicati
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 3 days ago
a CBS This Morning report that his group has studied dozens of patent applications for devices such as the Google Home and Amazon Echo. He's concerned about what could change in the near future. "What these patents describe is that they're always... Read more
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Business Insider
Disney's struck an industry changing deal, and now 'everybody is talking to everybody'what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
what if Amazon (or Google or even Facebook) bought Comcast? "They’ve made big inroads into the home [with devices like the Amazon Echo]," Sampson said. "Amazon to sell you stuff and Google and Facebook to sell you ads. Long term, they don’t want to... Read more
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Mashable
Man's security camera prank on unsuspecting friend escalates spectacularlyTurns out if you combine a security camera, some remote control lights, an Amaz
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
Turns out if you combine a security camera, some remote control lights, an Amazon Echo and an unsuspecting friend it can make for a pretty fun Twitter thread. On Wednesday, writer Nick Kocher took to Twitter to share the epic tale of a sequence of... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Should You Buy A New Google Home Speaker?Home Max looks like the better choice of standalone smart speaker, even if it c
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 3 days ago
Home Max looks like the better choice of standalone smart speaker, even if it costs a little more.Google Home Mini or Amazon Echo Dot? Google Home Mini On the smaller side, Google unveiled the Home Mini, which offers the same basic... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah Morning News headlines are available on the Amazon Echowhose body was found in a hot tub wants to expand the probe to include a potent
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
whose body was found in a hot tub wants to expand the probe to include a potential new kind of evidence: the suspect’s Amazon Echo smart speaker. Amazon has called the request “overbroad or otherwise inappropriate." (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
No-name clothes are tearing up retailKearney says. The likes of Lululemon can counterattack with so-called curated m
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
Kearney says. The likes of Lululemon can counterattack with so-called curated merchandising, industry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants. Despite experiments such as the Amazon Echo, the online giant is not there y... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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The News-Times
Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is dis
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, an Amazon Echo Dot is displayed during a program announcing several new Amazon products by the company, in Seattle. A test by an AP reporter finds that the virtual assistant Alexa inside the Echo... Read more
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CNET
8 fun Christmas things to do with AlexaThese may look like standard holiday LEDs, but the Light Rhapsody strand pairs
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
These may look like standard holiday LEDs, but the Light Rhapsody strand pairs with your Amazon Echo so you can control it with voice commands. What does Alexa want for Christmas this year? My guess is Amazon's digital assistant would like to become... Read more
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CNET
8 fun Christmas things to do with AlexaThese may look like standard holiday LEDs, but the Light Rhapsody strand pairs
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
These may look like standard holiday LEDs, but the Light Rhapsody strand pairs with your Amazon Echo so you can control it with voice commands. What does Alexa want for Christmas this year? My guess is Amazon's digital assistant would like to become... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Amazon launches its HUGE sale - with £70 off its Echo Showeagerly waiting to snap up a bargain or three. One of the stand-out products m
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
eagerly waiting to snap up a bargain or three. One of the stand-out products many shoppers have been wishing for is the Amazon Echo Show. The retailer has taken a huge £70 off the item - with customers now being able to purchase one for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No-name clothes are tearing up retailKearney says. The likes of Lululemon can counterattack with so-called curated m
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Kearney says. The likes of Lululemon can counterattack with so-called curated merchandising, industry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants. Despite experiments such as the Amazon Echo, the online giant is not there y... Read more
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IGN
$50 Off PS4 Pro With Video Game Trade-Infor this Hue Starter Kit and $20 cheaper than Black Friday and Cyber Monday. If
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
for this Hue Starter Kit and $20 cheaper than Black Friday and Cyber Monday. If you've taken advantage of the fantastic Amazon Echo or Google Home deals, the Hue is compatible with both. -----------------------------Playstation VR (PSVR) +... Read more
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Fortune
Big Retail is Fueling Major Shift Away From Established Brandsindustry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants.
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
industry jargon for showing shoppers that this top goes well with those pants. Despite experiments such as the Amazon Echo, the online giant is not there yet. “I don’t know anyone who is jumping up and down about buying clothes on... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Is Alexa really eavesdropping on you?and inexpensive line of voice-activated speakers pose a threat to user privacy.
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and inexpensive line of voice-activated speakers pose a threat to user privacy. The writer argues devices such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home contain microphones that are “always on” and sending volumes of data back to their parent... Read more
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IGN
Green Monday Is Better Than Black FridayThe included remote features a built-in microphone for picking up voice command
IGN / Posted 5 days ago
The included remote features a built-in microphone for picking up voice commands, and it also pairs seamlessly with your Amazon Echo. ----------------------------HTC Vive VR Headset + Audio Strap + $100 Amazon Gift Card $599 This was the best... Read more
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CNET
Google Home Max hands- Boom goes the smart speakershown it can make a good smart speaker. Within a few months of its launch, Goog
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
shown it can make a good smart speaker. Within a few months of its launch, Google Home became a viable alternative to the Amazon Echo. To be successful and worth the $399 price tag, the Home Max will also need to sound incredible -- to even the... Read more
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IGN
12-Month PS Plus Membership for $40, Skyrim VR PSVR Bundle for $279(cheaper than Black Friday) and still sells for $100-$130 at most other vendors
IGN / Posted 6 days ago
(cheaper than Black Friday) and still sells for $100-$130 at most other vendors. ----------------------------- Get the Amazon Echo Dot at the discounted price of $29.99 (was $50), and pay only $5 for the TP-Link Smart Switch (was $30). Honestly... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Christmas music still a holiday bonus for WNICfrom satellite broadcasters, streaming services such as Spotify and Pandora, an
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 days ago
from satellite broadcasters, streaming services such as Spotify and Pandora, and voice-controlled smart speakers like the Amazon Echo. Yet one radio staple that remains largely immune to the splintered listening marketplace is Christmas music,... Read more
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IGN
Big Amazon Movie Sale, Cuphead for $16.99, Destiny 2 On Saleever been (cheaper than Black Friday) and still sells for $100-$130 at most oth
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
ever been (cheaper than Black Friday) and still sells for $100-$130 at most other vendors. -----------------------------Amazon Echo Dot + TP-Link Smart Switch for $34.99 Get the Amazon Echo Dot at the discounted price of $29.99 (was $50), and... Read more
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FOX Business
What Hot New Tech Gadgets Mean for the Companies That Make ThemI would say, Battlefront was a good three months of endless gameplay, so he's e
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
I would say, Battlefront was a good three months of endless gameplay, so he's excited about that. And he's getting an Amazon Echo Dot, mostly because I'm tired of him talking to mine. It's going to be a tech heavy Christmas in my house, how... Read more
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FOX Business
What Hot New Tech Gadgets Mean for the Companies That Make ThemI would say, Battlefront was a good three months of endless gameplay, so he's e
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
I would say, Battlefront was a good three months of endless gameplay, so he's excited about that. And he's getting an Amazon Echo Dot, mostly because I'm tired of him talking to mine. It's going to be a tech heavy Christmas in my house, how... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Microsoft has set up an internal AI University to try and get around the skills shortageof vast data sets. AI is now at the core of almost all of the big tech compani
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
of vast data sets. AI is now at the core of almost all of the big tech companies' major products (think Apple's iPhone, Amazon Echo, Microsoft Surface, etc) and even fairly small advances in areas like speech recognition and image search could... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Microsoft has set up an internal AI University to try and get around the skills shortageof vast data sets. AI is now at the core of almost all of the big tech compani
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
of vast data sets. AI is now at the core of almost all of the big tech companies' major products (think Apple's iPhone, Amazon Echo, Microsoft Surface, etc) and even fairly small advances in areas like speech recognition and image search could... Read more
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