Earlier this week at its annual hardware event, Google announced a number of new features for its Assistant coming to the new Pixel 3 phones and Google’s own Home Hub smart display. As it turns out, though, Google didn’t pull back the curtain on everything new with the Assistant, so today,
We’ve spent some time conversing with Microsoft’s virtual assistant at Build this week – and here are our first impressions of Cortana.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/04/an-in-depth-look-at-windows-phone-81s-cortana-the-best-of-google-now-and-siri-combined/
Insteon is a supplier of home automation kits and devices that are conveniently used to control the appliances of a house. Specifically, Insteo provides kits that can be used to monitor the lights in...
We’ve been graced with the existence of Microsoft’s Band for 78 days, but after all the updates it has received and the updates around the corner, is it what we wanted from the start? Many Windows Phone fans began to drool over smart watch constructions such as Google’s Android Wear,
Field service is predicted to have the most to gain by adopting smartglasses, with Gartner estimating that it could increase profit levels by up to $1bn annually.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/03/why-wearables-are-shaking-up-the-transportation-industry/
Microsoft Office 2016 has come a long way since the initial Office release in 1990. The massive productivity suite is on its 17th version, and represents the gold standard in software aimed at helping...The post Office 2016 hands-on review:
Apple has been relentlessly releasing major iOS updates every year for the past 8 years. And it doesn’t look like the company is going to slow down any time soon as iOS 9 once again brings many improvements both small and large,
It only took me a few hours to get cozy with my new assistant. "Alexa," I barked at the nine-inch black cylinder on my coffee table, "Shut up." The lights on top of the cylinder went dark; the embarrassing 90s music playing from its speaker cut out. "Alexa, what's the weather?
Last year's LG G2 was a marvel of hardware stuffed with miserable software that made the phone a perfect case for ditching bloat and rooting. So I had a feeling that this year's G3 would bring more of the same. Both were better than we expected.Read more...
Are you still tracking your own packages, flights, and deliveries while tapping on your mobile device's screen like a caveman? Not when we're done, you won't be. Here are seven simple steps you can take to turn Google Now into your personal digital secretary.Read more...
Hello Apple fanboys and fangirls. Gather round once again, and join us as we take a speculative spelunk into the dark chasm of Cupertino’s software recesses to see what the future holds for Apple. Read more...
Drive.ai, the autonomous vehicle tech startup once valued at $200 million, is shutting down after four years, according to a state regulatory filing. The closure was first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle. The company is not responding to media inquiries, a PR rep told TechCrunch.
The venture industry is likely to consolidate significantly in the next decade as funding confers greater advantage to large venture investors.
Iris Nova, the Coca-Cola-backed startup that creates Dirty Lemon beverages, is announcing plans to spend $100 million over the next three to five years to expand its offerings.
Facebook has announced it’s rolled out a basic layer of political ads transparency globally, more than a year after launching the publicly searchable ads archive in the US.
Sick of those anxiety-inducing red dots constantly appearing on the Groups, Watch, or other tabs in your Facebook app? Well the social network may be easing up a little in its unending war for your attention.
Jonathan Keidan, the founder of Torch Capital, had already built a portfolio that included Acorns, Compass, Digital Ocean and Sweetgreen, before he raised single dollar for his inaugural venture capital fund, which just closed with $60 million. Keidan,
Hustle up, hackathon fans. The TechCrunch Hackathon at Disrupt San Francisco 2019 on October 2-4 may be more than three months away, but it’s filling up fast. There’s no application deadline. Instead, we’re capping the number of participants at 800 — and we have approximately 100 spots left.
If you miss the old AOL chat rooms, you’ll love Facebook’s plan to combine Groups and with Messenger without spamming you to death. Starting today,
Some nice momentum for privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo which has just announced it’s hit 30 million daily searches a year after reaching 20M — a year-on-year increase of 50%. Hitting the first 10M daily searches took the search engine a full seven years,
Walmart and Eko announced a partnership this morning to create a joint venture for interactive content called W*E Interactive Ventures. The best example of the interactivity that Eko enables is probably “That Moment When,
5月20日消息，据国外媒体报道，外界普遍预计微软将于5月20日在纽约举办新产品发布会，发布新款Surface。微软2012年10月首次发布了Surface，迄今为止已经推出了4款Surface——Surface RT和Surface Pro，以及Surface 2和Surface Pro 2。
MakerBot arguably put 3D printing on the map, but it could be New Matter that ultimately puts it average people’s handsBacked by Idealab, the startup launched a Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign on Wednesday and hopes to deliver an end-to-end 3D printing solution for less than $200 by early 2015.
掰着指头一算，端午假期确实完成不少事情，过的太尼玛充实鸟：去健身房2小时，且老夫的平板支撑终于能坚持超过1分钟，普大喜奔有木有；给合租的室友买蛋糕过了个生日；去 去哪儿 参加W3ctech的技术交流会；精读《一个广告人的自白》；正在读《卓有成效的管理者》；PS：此书不是光给管理者读的，而且俺目前.
America, we need to step up our game.Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong, who have been protesting since late September, are also cleaning up after themselves and even recycling their trash. Meanwhile,
Extreme weather and climate events are one of the most tangible impacts of global warming so far. Such extremes hit close to home, whether you live in the U.S.,Europe, Africa or Asia.
There's nothing more frustrating than being handed an ice-cold beer with no bottle opener in sight. You make the careless attempt to twist open the bottle and nearly slice your hand open. Talk about relaxing.Fortunately, there are ways to get to the good stuff without the tool.