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Alexa Can Now Distinguish Between Different Voices

10/11/2017, While Amazon might have been the first to the market with a speaker featuring a built-in digital assistant with Alexa, there have been some obvious features missing from the platform that Amazon’s competitors were quick to capitalize on, such as the...

Pornhub To Apply AI To Its Videos To Make Them Easier To Search

10/11/2017, Imagine you were to go onto YouTube and search for “iPhone 8 review”, chances are you will be presented with a bunch of videos that are similarly titled, but apart from the title and concept, the actual content will differ, so how do you know which...

DeepMind’s WaveNet Helps Make Google Assistant Sound More Human

10/09/2017, If you’ve always thought that your digital assistants always sounded a bit robotic, we totally agree with you. However over the years as technology has improved, so has digital assistants where they now sound more human. You can still tell that it’s a...

Study: Google’s AI Has The Highest IQ Amongst The Competition

10/06/2017, In computing there is term known as “garbage in, garbage out,” meaning that if you input garbage you should expect results that aren’t ideal as well. However in today’s modern society, technology has progressed to the point where it can anticipate...

Mattel Cancels Their AI-Powered Speakers Over Privacy Concerns

10/06/2017, With companies like Amazon showing that there is a demand for smart speakers, it did not come as a surprise to see other companies follow suit. In fact earlier this year Mattel announced that they would be launching a smart speaker of their own aimed at...

Alexa Will Let You Start Your Nissan SUV With Your Voice

10/05/2017, We know that Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can do a lot of things for users, like call for an Uber, order a pizza, set reminders, check the traffic situation, read the news, and so on, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that soon...

Apple’s Latest Acqui-Hire Could Be Used To Improve On Siri

10/05/2017, With the launch of devices like the HomePod, it is clear that Apple is hoping that more users will turn to the use of Siri, its digital assistant. Apple has made great strides over the years improving on the feature, but we suppose there’s always room...

Google Clips Uses AI To Capture Your Important Moments

10/04/2017, The problem with being the photographer is that most of the time you aren’t in the photos. This means that while you can capture some truly great and unexpected moments, the fact that you’re not in those photos can be something of a missed...

Apple Reportedly Acquires Computer Vision Startup Regained

10/02/2017, It used to be that when we sorted and arranged our photos, we would have to do so manually. Some people choose to do it by date, some choose to do it by event, some choose to do it depending on the content, but thanks to modern technology and AI, sorting...

BMW To Bring Alexa Voice Controls To Its Cars Next Year

09/27/2017, It is no secret that Google and Apple are interesting in getting their services and technologies into cars, which has led to the creation of Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto. However it seems that both companies can expect to compete with the likes...

2018 Samsung Galaxy A Series Rumored To Feature Bixby Button

09/24/2017, If there is one thing we’ve noticed that a lot of phone manufacturers do, such as Samsung, is that they tend to keep the better hardware and software features to its flagship handsets, meaning that if you’re shopping on a budget, then there could be...

Amazon Reportedly Working On Alexa-Powered Smart Glasses

09/20/2017, When Google showed off the Google Glass, many were amazed at the possibilities of the headset, although at that time it seemed that Google might have been a bit early to the market and the public just wasn’t ready. However fast forward a few years...

Researchers Develop AI That Can Detect Alzheimer’s Early

09/17/2017, While a full on cure for Alzheimer’s has yet to be discovered, researchers are making progress when it comes to early detection. This will allow patients to seek out treatment that can help slow down the effects of the disease, or at least give them...

Apple Looking To Hire Siri Engineer With Psychology Background

09/15/2017, Voice assistant software at this point in time have certainly come a long way from when they were first introduced, but at the same time we wouldn’t exactly call it perfect. For the most part it does what it is supposed to do, but what if voice...