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Google unveils human-sounding AI Assistant 'Duplex', raises ethical concerns

Google Assistant has also been updated with new voices. To this effect, it is adding to the assistant's code, lines that will help it improve the user's "dig...


Space X aborted Bangladesh's rocket launch at last minute due to technical

The Block 5 era began with today's liftoff from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 4:14 p.m. ET (1:14 p.m. PT). SpaceX landed the r...


Protesters warn democracy at risk if Filipino justice ousted

The Solicitor General's petition to oust former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno should have been junked outright, an associate justice said Friday. "If we ...


Trump berates DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen over border security

The Times also reported, citing current and former staffers as the source of the claims, that Nielsen has already written a letter of resignation, but has yet ...


SpaceX launches Falcon 9 Block 5

FUN FACTS: With this launch, Bangladesh will be the 57th country with a geostationary communication satellite in space , orbiting our Earth. NASA will s...


Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) Receives Hold Rating from Deutsche Bank

The company was maintained on Thursday, August 13 by AlphaValue. Below is a list of PureCircle Limited (LON:PURE) latest ratings and price target changes. CPG u...


Free Fortnite Amazon / Twitch Prime Skin And Loot Pack Now Available

Starting May 9, claim an exclusive outfit, back bling, pickaxe and emote for Battle Royale... all free as a benefit for Twitch Prime subscribers! This new p...


Destiny 2 Expansion II

Players can pick Destiny 2: Warmind for $19.99. The expansion continues to build on the Destiny 2 universe for the dedicated and returning fans who want t...


Uber to provide data support for NASA's urban air mobility program

Under this agreement, Uber will share its unique UAM requirements based on their future operational concept for the world's first urban aviation's rideshare n...


IPhone 7, 7 Plus Have a Microphone Problem

It's unclear how many iPhone X units are having Face ID issues. That may reflect the complexity of Apple's infrared face scanning system , the costline...


New Pokemon GO Fest events announced in Chicago and Dortmund

Pokemon Go developer Niantic is hosting a number of real-world events for the game very soon. As a reminder, last year's Chicago event was plagued by connect...


Fitbit rolls out female health tracking and Android quick replies

Fitbit's new female health tracking features will also include a knowledge base curated and developed by a handful of doctors to help women understand topics...


Cortana, open Alexa: Microsoft demos voice assistant integration at Build

Showcased at the annual Build conference today, Microsoft has confirmed that Cortana will now include Alexa . For example, Alexa customers would be abl...


WhatsApp Co-Founder Jan Koum to Depart from Facebook

To enjoy this new features, you should update the app to the version number 2.18.138 and it is available only for Android right now. This means that today, co...


Buffett bashes bitcoin as nonproductive, thriving on mystique

He said crypto price gains are dependent on more people coming into the market so one holder can sell it to the next at a higher price than they bought it for. ...


Samsung 'Galaxy X' Leaked Details: The Future Is Folded

Samsung has always been rumored to launch its first foldable smartphone called the Galaxy X and while it was initially believed to be too futuristic to see...


Samsung Galaxy S10 and foldable Galaxy X launch dates revealed

Or, Samsung could kill two birds with one stone and roll them out alongside each other, as Apple tends to do with new iPhones. The smartphones would randoml...


BSNL Launches New Prepaid Recharge Plan For Rs 349. Details Here

According to telecom analysts, while disruptor Jio has been mostly an urban phenomenon, other incumbents have focused on rural markets which contributed to ...


NASA To Get "Insight" Into Mars' Core

During a pre-launch briefing with journalists Thursday, Scott Messer, ULA's program manager for NASA missions , explained that interplanetary missions us...


May hails 'success' as Labour fails to make election breakthrough

Amidst the rather mediocre results for both the Tories and Labour though, was the wipeout of UKIP . Now, he's praising Pendle Conservatives for winning the...


Elon Musk defends cutting off analysts, says they're shorting Tesla

Thanks to Tesla's high stock price and success on the market, the value of the bet against it is now about $10.9 billion, according to FactSet, a financial da...


Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Adds Additional 75 Million Apple Shares

Apple reported $61.1 billion in revenue for the March quarter, up from $52.9 billion previous year, and promised $100 billion in additional stock buyback. "I t...


Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018), Galaxy A8

While Android Oreo is the latest software from Google for phones running on its platform, Samsung has been somewhat slower in bringing the updates to its ha...


Here is how your Instagram hashtags helped Facebook train its AI

Facebook has claimed that its AI is the worlds best image recognition system and that it has achieved an accuracy of 85.4 percent when used on ImageNet, a popu...


LG debut flagship G7 ThinQ smartphone

Solid fundamentals, meaningful AI, and continuous upgrades. "Through the combination of pixel binning and software processing, the AI algorithm adjusts the c...