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Monster Brings Voice Assistant Services To Its Headphones

08/18/2017, Voice assistants like Siri, Cortana, and Google Assistant (previously known as Google Now) have been around for a while, but it’s safe to say that Amazon’s decision to launch Alexa and open it up to third-party developers and manufacturers has really...

Amazon To Start Paying More Developers Who Create Alexa Skills

08/17/2017, One of the great things about Amazon’s Alexa is that it is open to third-party developers, which means that Amazon won’t have to work so hard to increase its functionality as this can be done by third-party developers, who have in the past come up...

Google Shows How Easy It Is To Remove Visible Watermarks On Photos

08/17/2017, Visible watermarks on photos are pretty common, and we’re sure that many of you guys have seen them all over the internet (we watermark our photos in our reviews as well). These watermarks are meant to be an identifier as to who it belongs it, and also...

Ultimate Ears BOOM 2 & MEGABOOM Gain Alexa Support

08/16/2017, Smart speakers such as Amazon’s Echo series seem to be the rage these days, but what if you’re something of an audiophile who also wants some smarts in their speaker? While the Echo devices run fine, we wouldn’t exactly call its sound amazing, but...

Apple’s HomePod Could Face Supply Constraints At Launch

08/14/2017, Apple’s HomePod speakers were announced earlier this year during WWDC 2017 and was promised to be launched towards the later part of the year. If you were interested in the device and wanted to get your hands on it, you might want to move quickly...

Samsung’s Bixby Voice Could Be Getting Ready For A Global Launch

08/10/2017, We’re sure that many Samsung fans were a little incredulous that when the Galaxy S8 and S8+ launched, one of its key features which was Bixby Voice was not available. Even now the feature isn’t widely available as it was only not too long ago that...

Google To Use Blizzard’s StarCraft 2 To Train Its DeepMind AI

08/10/2017, Last year Google and Blizzard announced a team up of sorts where Google wanted to see if its DeepMind AI was capable of learning and playing Blizzard’s StarCraft 2. It seemed like a bit of a novel idea, and now it looks like Google and Blizzard will be...

Facebook Uses AI To Detect Fake Ads

08/09/2017, Have you ever clicked on an ad for a particular product only to be given the round around and taken to somewhere else entirely? We’re sure that this is something many of us have experienced, and it is also something that Facebook wants to cut down on,...

Police In Chicago Are Using Predictive Software To Beat Crime

08/06/2017, The fascinating thing about the 2002 movie “Minority Report” is that while it is supposed to be based on a fictional future, a lot of what was shown in the movie is starting to become reality. In fact to a certain extent, it seems that the main crux...

Law Firm In Canada Launches AI Assistant To Help With Immigration

08/02/2017, If you’re trying to migrate to another country, the process can be rather complicated and hard to understand at times due to the various requirements, documentation, and legal process that you have to follow. However a Montreal-based law firm by the...

Panasonic’s AI Can Tell If You’re Falling Asleep While Driving

08/02/2017, Falling asleep while behind the wheel isn’t as rare an occurrence as one might think, and it is very dangerous not just for the driver, but for the passengers in the car, and also other drivers on the road. In the past we have seen companies try to...

HomePod’s Audio Cues Unveiled In Leaked Audio Files

08/02/2017, Apple’s HomePod speaker is a bit of an enigma. The device was officially announced at WWDC 2017 back in June, but unfortunately not much details were shared save for the fact that it is expected to be made available later this year. However thanks to...

Apple Is Going To Be Very Focused On Autonomous Systems

08/01/2017, With the launch of HomeKit, it is clear that Apple is interested in linking up our smart devices at home to help create an automated living experience, where we can control things like our coffee machines, thermostats, locks, and more automatically....

Specs For Apple’s HomePod Revealed In Firmware

07/31/2017, At WWDC 2017, it seemed that the rumors were true and that Apple was indeed planning to compete against the likes of Amazon and Google by releasing the HomePod, a Bluetooth speaker that comes with Siri installed in it that will allow users to interact...