The gold rush for artificial intelligence (AI) is officially in full swing. Big players like Google and Facebook and small teams alike are in an all-out sprint toward the goal of creating the next generation of AI assistants that will fundamentally change how we live and work.
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- Talk to Santa Via Amazon Alexa, Googl... — Talk to Santa Via Amazon Alexa, Google Home – Amazon Echo (2017)http://sea.pcmag.com/amazon-echo-2017/18590/news/talk-to-santa-via-amazon-alexa-google-homeWith the help of Amazon Alexa or Google Home, you can ring up the North Pole and talk to the big guy himself. If you have an Alexa-enabled device like the Echo, just say “Alexa, talk to Santa Claus” to get him on the [...]
- Amazon Prime Video finally arrives on... — Amazon Prime Video finally arrives on Apple TVhttps://www.engadget.com/2017/12/06/amazon-prime-video-on-apple-tv/Amazon Prime Video has finally landed on Apple TV, around six months after Tim Cook first said it was coming. After downloading the app, you’ll be able to watch Man in the High Castle and other shows provided you have a 3rd-generation or later Apple TV, according to [...]
- What Amazon Echo and Google Home Do W... — https://www.wired.com/story/amazon-echo-and-google-home-voice-data-delete/?CNDID=49046367&mbid=nl_ipwarming_daily_list1_p1Like the idea of Amazon Echo and Google Home, but feel uneasy about all that recording? Here’s what they listen to—and how to delete it. [...]
- JPL Pits Human Against AI in Drone Ra... — JPL Pits Human Against AI in Drone Race, But Who Wins? – Geek.comhttps://www.geek.com/tech/jpl-pits-human-against-ai-in-drone-race-but-who-wins-1724472/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=titleResearchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory recently conducted the ultimate test of artificial versus human intelligence: drone racing. JPL capped off two years of drone autonomy research (funded by Google) with an October competition between their AI and world-class pilot Ken Loo. [...]
- Google Home can now do two things at ... — Google Home can now do two things at the same timehttps://www.engadget.com/2017/11/30/google-home-multitasking-update/‘Okay Google, define multitasking and play thrash metal in the living room.’ [...]