How to Play Westworld: The Maze Without an Amazon Echo

How to Play Westworld: The Maze Without an Amazon Echo

Now that the second season of Westworld is over, freezing motor capabilities on a pleasant, however somewhat-confusing collection for the subsequent yr or two, you may really feel a bit misplaced about what you must do subsequent. Find one other present to binge? Re-read much more fan theories? Start writing out a pleasant old-timey piano […]

Google Duplex demo reveals fresh details about how the AI-powered calling service will work

AI Weekly: If Duplex is the long run, then Google Assistant, Alexa, and Cortana ought to begin working collectively

Last week, Google gave the world more information about Duplex, its experimental conversational AI that makes cellphone calls to schedule appointments or make restaurant reservations in your behalf. With preliminary trials anticipated to start within the coming weeks, the corporate shared further particulars about the way it will navigate communication between a Google Assistant person and […]

Sonos' public submitting exhibits the problem of counting on Alexa

As a part of the IPO course of, Sonos has to element potential threat elements, and maybe one of the vital fascinating factors to its reliance on Amazon and Alexa. The firm notes that Amazon can disable the Alexa integration within the Beam and One “on limited notice.” That would clearly be a significant downside […]

'Alexa, is soccer coming residence?'

If you are a Brit who’s ever been inside 100 toes of a pub throughout an England match, the phrase “It’s coming home” might be indelibly etched into your consciousness. For the uninitiated, it is a line from England’s official soccer music Three Lions, launched again in 1996 for the Euro 96 soccer championship hosted […]

Alexa, Is My House on Fire?

Alexa, Is My House on Fire?

Photo: Patrick Lucas Austin (Gizmodo) Many units at the moment are pulling double-duty nowadays. Game consoles are leisure streaming units. Smartwatches inform you the time whereas additionally telling you which of them of your coworkers is demanding your consideration. Lightbulbs are burglar deterrents, no less than after they’re not setting the temper. So Onelink’s Safe […]

Amazon's greatest Prime Day sale begins on July 16th

Expect the standard deep reductions on Amazon manufacturers, as much as 50 % off films and TV exhibits on digital, DVD and Blu-Ray, plus free video games on Twitch. The firm can also be slashing the prices of its media subscription companies to entice new prospects. Prime members that have not tried Amazon Music Unlimited […]

After Math: Huge hamster balls

28 p.c improve: Cheating at boardgames is a long-held privilege of older siblings across the globe, however that custom might quickly be coming to an finish now that Alexa has learned how to play. As a part of a brand new line of boardgames, dubbed Voice Originals, the digital assistant will assist lay down the […]

Google Home’s language expansion leaves Alexa behind

Google Home’s language growth leaves Alexa behind

With the recent launch of Spanish language integration into Google Home, Google is poised to realize much more floor in opposition to Amazon’s Alexa-powered gadgets. The addition of Spanish language performance expands Google’s share within the U.S. digital assistant market and past into Mexico and Spain. Alexa at the moment helps solely three languages, together […]