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Amazon rolls out developer tools to improve Alexa voice apps

Amazon rolled out a trio of development tools intended to improve the quality of voice apps developed for Alexa, its conversational assistant platform.Read More...

Amazon rolls out developer tools to improve Alexa voice apps

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Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs Apple Inc is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference in San Jose, California....
13:42 2019-06-03

UPDATE 1-Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs Apple Inc is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference in San Jose, California....
17:56 2019-06-03

Apple to Debut Developer Tools Aimed at Increasing Apps for Macs at WWDC Apple is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference....
23:42 2019-06-03

Amazon Adds Voice Command for Alexa to Delete Voice Recordings Amazon is making it easier for customers of its Echo device to delete recordings of their own voices as consumer and regulatory privacy concerns regarding artificial intelligence assistants mount....
06:56 2019-05-30

Amazon brings Samuel L. Jackson's voice to Alexa and announces voice-controlled glasses Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday said actor Samuel L. Jackson and other celebrities will voice speech for the company's virtual assistant Alexa, while the voice aid will also be built into a new wearable line of earbuds, eyeglasses and a ring....
22:14 2019-09-25

Get Up to $45,000 in Free Developer Tools With Github's Student Developer Pack GitHub just announced the GitHub Student Developer Pack for 2019, and if you’re a student interested in becoming a developer, it’s well worth a look....
15:42 2019-08-21

Amazon Attempts to Improve Alexa Privacy, Hilariously Fails There’s a new Echo in town. The Echo Show 5 is a smart display with a 5.5-inch screen scheduled for a June 26 release, and it’s the first Echo device with a physical shutter to cover the onboard camera. With this release, Amazon is also making some ...
22:14 2019-05-29

Amazon keeps all of your Alexa voice recordings until you manually delete them Have you ever wondered what happens to all of the voice commands you issue your Amazon Echo? Where do they go? Do they evaporate into thin air once your Echo has responded? Does Amazon hold on to them for an indefinite amount of time? I’ll stop...
04:56 2019-07-04

Amazon Alexa voice recordings sent into Polish homes Private voice commands told to Amazon's virtual assistants are being transcribed by agency workers, a newspaper reports. Numerous cases have emerged of smart speakers spying on users breaking the law or having sex....
23:28 2019-08-04

Amazon enlists 30 companies to improve how voice assistants work together Just because you have an Amazon device doesn't mean you should be limited to interacting with Alexa -- or so Amazon believes. Today, the company announced a new Voice Interoperability Initiative. The goal is to work with other companies so that ...
20:42 2019-09-24

Amazon's Alexa can delete your voice recordings – if you ask Amazon will let you utter the words, “Alexa, delete what I said today,” and recordings from the given day will be wiped out.        ...
22:14 2019-05-29

Amazon Alexa's voice-command history is now much easier to delete Following recent privacy concerns suggesting that Amazon employees may be listening to your recorded Alexa conversations, the online retail giant has announced new voice commands that will give users more control over their recordings.  New Amaz...
05:42 2019-05-30

Amazon to offer Samuel L. Jackson voice for Alexa. He'll curse, if you want. Samuel L. Jackson is lending his iconic voice to Amazon's Alexa – explicit language and all. Jackson's voice will be available in a clean version too.       ...
07:14 2019-09-26

Amazon Is Building a Voice-Controlled Robot That’s Like a ‘Mobile Alexa’ Amazon is developing a higher quality version of the Echo speaker and ramping up work on its home robot. The company plans to release the new Echo by next year, according to people familiar with the product. Prototypes of the cylindrical speaker are ...
01:42 2019-07-13

Amazon launches ‘Alexa, delete what I said today’ voice command The "Alexa, delete what I said today" voice command now works on Amazon's Echo devices, while an "Alexa, delete what I just said" command is coming soon.Read More...
18:28 2019-05-29

Pulp Diction: Samuel L Jackson to voice Amazon's Alexa Hollywood star is the first celebrity voice to be rolled out on the virtual personal assistantInteractions with Amazon’s virtual personal assistant Alexa could soon become considerably more entertaining – and profane – after actor Samuel L Jackson si...
04:56 2019-09-26

Amazon Expands Voice Announcements to All Alexa-Powered Devices Amazon is rolling out the Announcements feature across all of Alexa-compatible devices. The feature lets users send a short voice message to Alexa-enabled devices that are part of the same network......
11:56 2019-05-27

Amazon Alexa users can now donate school supplies via voice Amazon announced today a new way for customers to donate back-to-school supplies to students in need, in partnership with Communities in Schools.Read More...
16:42 2019-08-05

Amazon will allow Alexa users to automatically delete voice recordings Amazon's AI assistant is getting new ways to remove recordings collected each time a user says the "Alexa" wake word, plus privacy-centric voice commands.Read More...
22:14 2019-09-25

GM, Amazon partner to install Alexa voice assistant in cars The popular voice assistant will be available on model year 2018 and newer Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC vehicles with compatible infotainment systems in the first half of next year....
00:00 2019-09-26

Amazon confirms it retains your Alexa voice recordings indefinitely Amazon’s Alexa smart assistant may be useful, but the privacy concerns aren’t going away anytime soon. Now, in a fresh turn of events, the retail giant has confirmed that it keeps transcripts and voice recordings indefinitely, and only removes them i...
11:56 2019-07-03

Is Amazon’s Alexa ready to leave home and become a wearable voice assistant? Amazon’s device event today played host to a dizzying number of product announcements, of all stripes — but notably, there are three brand new ways to wear Alexa on your body. Amazon clearly wants to give you plenty of options to take Al...
03:14 2019-09-26

"Alexa, Volume Badhao": Amazon's Voice Assistant Now In Hindi, Hinglish Amazon.com Inc.'s Alexa has mastered Hindi in just a few years. The voice assistant introduced to India in 2017 gets a major local makeover for one of the largest retail markets....
14:00 2019-09-18

Amazon Alexa Users Can Now Disable Human Review of Voice Recordings Amazon has started offering Alexa users the option to disable human review of their voice recordings. The option is now available via the Alexa smartphone app....
16:28 2019-08-07

Amazon Alexa stores voice recordings for as long as it likes (and shares them too) Back in April, it emerged that Amazon employees could be listening to recordings of Amazon Echo speaker users' conversations with Alexa – and now, it's been revealed that those recordings can be kept indefinitely by the com...
19:14 2019-07-03

Amazon Echo users can now ask Alexa to delete stored voice recordings Thanks to a seemingly endless number of privacy scandals involving Facebook and other entities, tech users across the board have recently become much more privacy-minded. In turn, tech companies have become far more pro-active about empowering custom...
22:56 2019-05-29

Amazon lets Alexa users disable human voice recording review Amazon's Alexa voice assistant users can now disable human review of their voice recordings by changing settings in the Alexa smartphone app.Read More...
03:00 2019-08-04

Amazon sends Alexa developers on quest for ‘holy grail of voice science’ At Amazon’s re:Mars conference last week, the company rolled out Alexa Conversations in preview. Conversations is a module within the Alexa Skills Kit that stitches together Alexa voice apps into experiences that help you accomplish complex tasks. Al...
22:56 2019-06-15

Amazon's Alexa voice assistant illegally records children without consent, lawsuits claim Amazon's Alexa devices are recording children without their consent, in violation of laws in at least eight states, according to a lawsuit filed in Seattle....
18:42 2019-06-13

Lawsuits Claim Amazon's Alexa Voice Assistant Illegally Records Children Without Consent A pair of federal lawsuits against Amazon seeking class action status allege that the e-commerce giant’s Alexa voice assistant technology “routinely records and voiceprints millions of children without their consent or the consent of their parents,” ...
08:56 2019-06-13

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant will start taking donations to 2020 presidential candidates Starting in October, users of Amazon’s voice-controlled home assistant Alexa will be able to dictate/verbally make a political contribution between $5 and $200 to a participating 2020 presidential candidate, the company announced Wednesday....
23:00 2019-09-19

THE VOICE APPS REPORT: The top issues with voice discoverability, monetization, and retention — and how to solve them BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The voice app ecosystem is booming. In the US, the ...
01:56 2019-07-06

Shopify announces new partner and developer tools, plus an AI-powered fulfillment network Shopify Unite 2019 brings new Shopify Plus for enterprise; next-generation POS; language, payment, and store capabilities; AI-powered fulfillment network.Read More...
20:14 2019-06-19

How to become an Alexa developer: A cheat sheet Alexa has evolved beyond the Amazon Echo into one of the hottest and most ubiquitous platforms in tech. Learn how developers and businesses can leverage the technology....
02:56 2019-09-28

Google rolls out updated privacy tools for YouTube, Maps YouTube users will be able to set their search and viewing histories to auto-delete after a set period of time, while Google Maps will have an incognito mode....
02:56 2019-10-03

Dr. Alexa: Amazon’s Alexa will soon provide health advice in the UK Britain’s health care service is teaming up with Amazon’s digital voice assistant to help answer medical queries with advice from the service’s official website. Critics, however, warn about risks to data privacy....
00:56 2019-07-11

Meet the blockchain developer building 12 Lightning apps in 12 months Devs love a challenge, and there’s a mountain of opportunity in Bitcoin and blockchain. One of the fastest growing areas of blockchain development is Bitcoin sidechain, the Lightning Network. To learn more about the possibilities that the Lightning N...
16:42 2019-07-04

Honda Acquires Drivemode, Developer of Smartphone Apps for Drivers In April 2019, Honda newly established the Digital Solution Center within Honda R&D, which will focus on creating new value through utilisation of digital technologies....
14:00 2019-10-07

You can now ask Alexa to delete your voice history As Amazon announced the brand new Echo Show 5 today, it also introduced several new features that will come to all Alexa-enabled devices. One of them is focused squarely on privacy. Instead of having to delete your Alexa voice history manually, you&#...
17:28 2019-05-29

Google has booted 46 apps made by a big Chinese developer from its app store with no explanation (GOOG) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Google has purged at least 46 apps from major Chinese developer iHandy from the Play Store, BuzzFeed reports. Google would not give an explanation when asked why it had booted the apps, but said an investigation has been...
13:42 2019-09-27

PSA: You can now delete your voice recordings with an Alexa command Have ever asked anything silly to Alexa, and wished you were able to delete what you just said with a voice command? Amazon has got you covered. The company is now rolling out a pair of Alexa commands that allows you to delete voice recordings withou...
13:42 2019-05-30

Jio Voice Charges May Improve Incumbents' Revenues: CARE Reliance Jio's move to charge voice calls at 6 paise a minute to other networks may improve the revenues for incumbents, CARE Ratings said on Friday....
20:56 2019-10-11

You can now activate Alexa skills through mobile apps The new app-to-app account linking service from Amazon gives developers a way to quick way to launch and easily extend a service to an Alexa skill.Read More...
01:14 2019-08-28

Alexa gets an improved voice and can now sound like Samuel L. Jackson, too At its hardware event in Seattle, Amazon today announced that it is launching a new Neural Text to Speech model for its Alexa personal assistant. This new model, which isn’t unlike what some of Amazon’s competitors like Google and Micros...
03:14 2019-09-26

The problem with Alexa: what’s the solution to sexist voice assistants? If you have a smart speaker in your home, you probably interact with an AI-enabled voice assistant fairly regularly – and chances are you’re speaking to what sounds like a woman. Your voice assistant may have even been given a woma...
17:28 2019-09-22

Alexa developers can now personalize their skills by recognizing the user’s voice Amazon Alexa is already capable of identifying different voices to give personalized responses to different users in the household, thanks to the added support for voice profiles two years ago. Now, those same personalization capabilities will be of...
07:28 2019-09-27

BBC iPlayer is getting a voice assistant to rival Alexa – and it's called Beeb The BBC is gearing up to launch a voice assistant to rival the likes of Alexa and Google Assistant, that will help users navigate BBC iPlayer hands-free. The voice assistant, which is called Beebs, will be optimised to understand British regiona...
11:00 2019-08-27

'Alexa, are you invading my privacy?' – the dark side of our voice assistants There are more than 100m Alexa-enabled devices in our homes. But are they fun time-savers or the beginning of an Orwellian nightmareOne day in 2017, Alexa went rogue. When Martin Josephson, who lives in London, came home from work, he heard his Amazo...
08:00 2019-10-09

Alexa users can now disable human review of voice recordings Amazon is not following Apple and Google in suspending practice altogetherAmazon has given Alexa users the option to disable human review of their voice recordings, and committed to greater clarity about its use of the strategy in future, but says it...
21:56 2019-08-05

GMTurns toGooglefor in-Car Apps, Voice Commands General Motors Co. forged a closer alliance with Alphabet Inc.’s Google, agreeing to build the tech giant’s apps directly into touch-screen displays in vehicles across its four main brands....
17:56 2019-09-05

Premium Samuel L. Jackson voice to finally make Alexa much more profane Amazon’s Alexa devices are fascinating pieces of technology, not because they do anything particularly exciting and life-changing, but because they do the “voice-activated assistant” thing so poorly that they feel like a nice reassurance that Black M...
22:00 2019-09-26

Voice assistants are listening to you: How to delete Siri, Alexa and Google recordings Apple suspended a program that let third party contractors listen to your Siri recordings. Here's how to delete recordings from Siri, Alexa and Google       ...
16:42 2019-08-05

Bose to launch new wireless headphones with voice-activated Alexa in late June Headphones with support for digital assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri have become trivial in the last couple of years. However, most of these headphones will only allow users to wake up the digital assistant by pushing a dedicated butt...
15:42 2019-06-12

How to Delete Voice Recordings From Alexa, Google Assistant, Facebook Portal, and Siri We can control so many devices through voice interactions with digital assistants like Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. This can be incredibly convenient, but it can also be nerve-wracking, knowing that technology companies now possess recordings o...
07:14 2019-08-06

GM taps Google for in-vehicle apps, voice assistant starting in 2021 GM joins other automakers expanding their own infotainment offerings and integrating in-vehicle technologies through Google's Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as they look for systems drivers find useful....
04:14 2019-09-06

GM will integrate Google apps and voice assistant into vehicles starting in 2021 General Motors and Google are teaming up to install the tech giant's voice assistant and apps, including Google Maps, into GM vehicles beginning in 2021....
17:28 2019-09-05

Apple might force Facebook to change how its apps handle voice calls A change coming in iOS 13 could force Facebook to change Messenger and WhatsApp. As The Information reports, Apple will no longer allow these apps to run Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) in the background when it's not in use. At the moment, ...
12:14 2019-08-07

Amazon’s Alexa may soon know if you’re happy or sad Amazon's Alexa team is exploring ways to detect human emotion like happiness, sadness, and anger with machine learning and audio recordings.Read More...
15:28 2019-07-08

Amazon shares will rally nearly 50% as one-day Prime shipping rolls out, RBC says RBC Capital Markets sees Amazon shares climbing nearly 50% in the coming year, citing the roll out of the company's "Prime One-Day Shipping initiative" in the U.S....
14:00 2019-09-03

Thursday's Best Deals: Amazon Warehouse Sale, Yankee Candles, Milwaukee Tools, and More A J.Crew Factory sale, Philips Hue Starter Kit, Dyson Vacuum, and an AmazonBasics spinner carry-on lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
18:14 2019-09-26

What's Amazon planning to reveal – Alexa in the ear? Last year's event revealed 70 new products. A wireless earbud that answers to Alexa would get Amazon even closer to mobile consumers.       ...
19:56 2019-09-24

What's Amazon is planning to reveal – Alexa in the ear? Last year's event revealed 70 new products. A wireless earbud that answers to Alexa would get Amazon even closer to mobile consumers.       ...
19:00 2019-09-24

Amazon’s continued quest to put Alexa everywhere It's an Alexa economy, and we're increasingly living in it. Amazon's virtual assistant moved closer to ubiquity at this week's Amazon devices event.Read More...
22:56 2019-09-27

Amazon is making Alexa easier to use Imagine being able to arrange a night out in advance through Alexa by engaging in a naturally flowing conversation with the virtual assistant. According to VentureBeat, this is what Amazon showed off last week at its re: Mars conference when it unvei...
22:42 2019-06-15

Everything Amazon announced at its Alexa event As is now typical just ahead of the holidays, Amazon just inundated us with a whole new lineup of hardware devices, including new Echo smart speakers and screens, at its Alexa event today, plus other smart home and connected devices from its brands R...
17:00 2019-09-26

How to use Amazon Alexa to get in a quick workout anywhere You can use Amazon Alexa to exercise wherever you are. All you have to do is ask Alexa to start a workout, whether it's a five-minute abs-focused exercise or a seven-minute full body. Here's how....
19:42 2019-06-07

All the Ways That Amazon Is Fixing Alexa Amazon announced a bunch of new stuff at a big event in Seattle today. Chief among them are a volley of new features and improved functionalities for Alexa. Some of them are pretty neat. One of them involves Samuel L. Jackson.Read more......
01:14 2019-09-26

Amazon rolls out a cash payment option for online orders in the US Amazon is bringing its cash payment option for Amazon.com orders to the US. If you'd like to pay with physical money, you can select the PayCode option at checkout. You'll receive a QR code and will have 24 hours to pay for the goods at a p...
17:42 2019-09-18

Chrissy Teigen "apologizes" for "spoiling" The Voice after The Voice already spoiled The Voice This season of NBC’s The Voice finally came to an end Tuesday night. After auditions, battle rounds, semifinals, duets, sob stories, and regular finals (maybe even regionals?), Maelyn Jarmon was declared the winner. Her victory was shared by coach Jo...
21:28 2019-05-22

Amazon is developing high-tech surveillance tools for an eager customer: America’s police On July 12, a few hours before dawn, a man in Chandler, Arizona, was jolted awake by an alert on his phone. It was coming from his Ring security camera, which had detected movement outside his home. The live feed showed a group of young men breaking ...
02:14 2019-08-09

Amazon's Echo Frames put Alexa on your face Soon, it'll be impossible to avoid Alexa. Amazon unveiled a slew of new Echo devices today, but it also launched an array of unexpected products that also feature the digital assistant, like a new microwave (ahem, smart oven) and earbuds. Most s...
06:28 2019-09-26

New chip to let headphones respond to Amazon's Alexa by name Knowles Corp, a major supplier of microphones to Apple's iPhone and many other smart devices, on Tuesday released a new chip that will allow battery-powered wireless headphones to respond to Amazon's Alexa voice assistant by saying the assistant's na...
16:28 2019-06-11

Amazon is trying to make Alexa-enabled gadgets more fun A variety of new Alexa-enabled gadgets, games and smart toys could soon flood the market thanks to Amazon's latest developer tool. On Thursday, the company detailed "Custom Interfaces," a new API within its Alexa Gadgets Toolkit SDK that allows ...
16:14 2019-08-16

Take a sneak peek at Amazon's new Alexa products Amazon unveiled many new products at a press event. Highlights include Alexa glasses, ear buds, a Dot with a clock and an oven that answers to Alexa.       ...
07:14 2019-09-26

Amazon Extends Alexa's Reach Into Wearables Amazon.com is bringing its Alexa virtual assistant to products ranging from earbuds to finger rings, as the e-commerce giant looks to expand the reach of its technology into users’ everyday lives....
11:14 2019-09-26

Amazon's new opt-out keeps people from 'reviewing' your Alexa recordings Over the last few days Google and Apple have begun to address their use of real people that listen in on recordings to help improve voice AI like Assistant and Siri. For Amazon, these revelations surfaced months ago, and now it's added a toggle ...
11:56 2019-08-03

What to expect at Amazon’s Alexa hardware event Earbuds, home robots, and smart speakers are among potential news to be announced Wednesday at the biggest event of the year for Amazon's device division.Read More...
01:56 2019-09-25

How to Prevent Amazon From Reviewing Your Alexa Convos After a Guardian story revealed that Apple uses human contractors to review some of its Siri recordings this week, Apple made the decision to temporarily suspend the program. Google followed suit with its virtual assistant, and now Amazon has done th...
21:14 2019-08-03

Amazon will launch new Alexa hardware on September 25 It’s that time of year: every other gadget company seems to have new hardware on the way. Samsung and Apple have already had their events, and Microsft has one October 2nd. Today, Amazon sent out invites for a hardware event taking place on September...
00:42 2019-09-13

Amazon Confirms It Keeps Alexa Transcripts You Can't Delete Next time you use Amazon Alexa to message a friend or order a pizza, know that the recording could be stored indefinitely, even if you ask to delete it. Read more......
23:28 2019-07-03

Amazon keeps Alexa transcripts unless you manually delete them Back in May, Amazon introduced a new Alexa feature that makes it easy to delete your voice history -- apparently, that could be pretty handy if you don't want Amazon to keep copies of your Alexa conversations. In a letter sent to Sen. Chris Coon...
17:42 2019-07-03

Amazon Alexa to Talk to You in Impeccable Hindi Soon India is a key growth market for Alexa's global team at Amazon and witnessing the potential, the team is working on to introduce more regional language capabilities in the voice-based assistant....
08:28 2019-06-07

These are all of the Alexa devices Amazon unveiled today Today, Amazon held its second-annual hardware deluge. Like last year, the company had a lot to unveil. It revealed a slew of Echo devices, Alexa-powered wearables, Ring's first indoor security cam and a smart oven. The company also shared Alexa ...
06:28 2019-09-26

Everything Amazon announced at its Alexa event today As is now typical just ahead of the holidays, Amazon just inundated us with a whole new lineup of hardware devices, including new Echo smart speakers and screens, at its Alexa event today, plus other smart home and connected devices from its brands R...
03:14 2019-09-26

Amazon's Alexa will give medical advice from the NHS The NHS has teamed up with Amazon to bring its health information to Alexa. As part of the NHS' long term plan to make its services available digitally, users will soon be able to ask Alexa questions such as "Alex, how do I treat a migraine?" or...
14:28 2019-07-10

NHS teams up with Amazon to bring Alexa to patients Voice assistant enlisted to aid elderly and blind patients who cannot easily search for adviceThe NHS has teamed up with Amazon to allow elderly people, blind people and other patients who cannot easily search for health advice on the internet to acc...
10:00 2019-07-10

Amazon’s Echo Frames are eyeglasses with Alexa Amazon's Echo Frames is a pair of eyeglasses that can speak with AI assistant Alexa, and made its debut today alongside the Echo Loop smart ring.Read More...
22:14 2019-09-25

Amazon Alexa is rolling out to 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs LG has announced that it's rolling out Amazon Alexa support to its 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs, which includes its range of LG UHD TVs, NanoCell TVs, and OLED TVs.Amazon's voice assistant joins Google Assistant, which is already supported by LG TV...
17:56 2019-05-23

Amazon Alexa gets new privacy controls, and will tell you what it's hearing Alexa is getting two new voice commands that will give you more control over your privacy. At its device launch event in Seattle, Washington, Amazon announced that it's adding two new voice commands to its virtual assistant: "Alexa, tell me what...
20:00 2019-09-25

Create new skills for your Amazon Alexa with these 10 courses There are currently more than 100 million devices worldwide running Amazon’s ubiquitous Alexa home assistant software. And if you’re like millions of other Alexa owners, you’ve probably stared and the glowing blue ring and thought, “I wonder what els...
17:56 2019-09-19

Amazon’s Alexa assistant now speaks Hindi Amazon officially today announced suppor for Hindi in its Alexa virtual assistant, allowing users to issue voice commands in the fourth most spoken language in the world. The development comes more than a year after Google introduced Hindi support in...
11:42 2019-09-18

Amazon Alexa skills get even smarter by working together Amazon has announced that certain Alexa skills will now be able to work together to act upon your requests and commands. Called 'skill connections', the new feature enables a skill to "use another skill to perform a specific task".So, ...
11:28 2019-07-02

Amazon's Echo, Alexa parade: What it all means Here are Larry Dignan's key takeaways from Amazon's 2019 hardware event and what it means for smart home integration, privacy, and digital assistants....
06:28 2019-09-26

Having trouble with Amazon Alexa? You’re not the only one. [Update: It’s fixed.] Update: An Amazon spokesperson told TechCrunch “This afternoon we had an issue that impacted some Alexa customers’ ability to interact with the service. The Alexa service is now operating normally.” If your requests to Alexa are being me...
21:00 2019-05-21

Amazon Alexa will soon help people check in on aging relatives As Amazon looks for ways to get its technology into the hands of seniors, insurers such as State Farm are working to provide additional services to customers....
20:00 2019-08-22

Amazon's Alexa comes under scrutiny of Luxembourg privacy watchdog Luxembourg's privacy regulator has asked Amazon for information regarding its Alexa voice assistant, an indication of rising regulatory unease over companies' use of personal data....
21:42 2019-08-08

Amazon Prime Day 2019: How to use Alexa to find the best deals ZDNet breaks down all of the ways that Amazon Prime members can use Alexa to shop, find the best deals, track their packages, and more when shopping on Amazon....
20:14 2019-07-15

Amazon's Alexa Will Provide U.K. Users With Medical Information Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa will provide medical information to users in Britain that comes directly from the country’s state-backed National Health Service, a deal that broadens the tech giant’s push into health care....
16:14 2019-07-10

Fitbit Versa 2 brings Amazon Alexa to your wrist Fitbit just announced the Versa 2, which is an update to its best-selling smartwatch that brings a variety of new features to your wrist – as well as some under the hood improvements.The most exciting new feature is that the Fitbit Versa 2 com...
23:56 2019-08-28

Meet the 16 New Amazon Alexa Devices You're Gonna Want ASAP We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
17:42 2019-09-28

Amazon brings Alexa to Android TV, Sony Bravias get it first Amazon promised a few months ago that it will bring Alexa to Sony's TVs running Android, despite the issues the US retailer has with Google when it comes to access to their TV platforms. Today, a first sign that Amazon fulfilled that promise has just...
20:00 2019-06-27

Amazon Is Making it Easier to Delete Your Alexa Recordings (Bloomberg) –– Amazon.com Inc. defended the privacy features of its Alexa digital assistant — and introduced some new tools to reassure users – following months of debate about the practices of the technology giant and its lar...
00:00 2019-09-26

Amazon sued for recording children’s voices via Alexa Amazon was slapped with a pair of class-action lawsuits this week over its Alexa voice assistant, which is getting accused of recording and storing the voices of children without their or their parents’ consent. Both cases portray kids as vulnerable ...
03:42 2019-06-14

Amazon Echo link could be turning UK parents off the name Alexa The number of parents in Britain calling their baby girls Alexa dropped by more than half last year, statistics showed on Thursday, possibly due to the link with Amazon Echo voice-controlled gadgets....
03:42 2019-08-30

Amazon Is Getting Closer to Building an Alexa Wearable That Knows When You're Depressed It looks like Amazon is working on a new Alexa-powered gadget that can listen to you and decide how you feel, and make recommendations based on your human emotions. Citing internal documents and an unnamed source, Bloomberg reports that the company h...
19:42 2019-05-23

Amazon Digital Assistant Alexa Gets New Skill: Amnesia Amazon on Wednesday added the ability to tell its Alexa digital assistant to forget what it has heard in a move that could assuage concerns about Echo devices remembering conversations....
03:56 2019-05-30

Alexa, How Can I Fly To Mumbai? Now, Amazon Makes Inroads In Air Travel Amazon, the world's biggest online retailer, now sells tickets to Indian customers and offers them an easy payment process and cash-back offers. Airlines are concerned that Amazon's quiet launch of......
10:42 2019-06-21

Fitbit unveils Versa 2 smartwatch with Amazon Alexa Fitbit Inc on Wednesday launched its latest smartwatch, Versa 2, adding Amazon.com Inc's voice assistant Alexa, online payments and music storage in a bid to compete strongly with Apple Inc's smartwatches....
21:56 2019-08-28

Brits have mixed feelings about the partnership between Amazon Alexa and the NHS Some privacy advocates have spoken out about the partnership between Amazon and the National Health Service to help people access health information at home. Others are concerned that it's a waste of time and resources....
21:42 2019-07-10

Fitbit unveils Versa 2 smartwatch with Amazon's Alexa Fitbit Inc on Wednesday launched its latest smartwatch, Versa 2, adding Amazon.com Inc's voice assistant Alexa, online payments and music storage in a bid to compete strongly with Apple Inc's smartwatches....
17:14 2019-08-28

Amazon now lets you opt out of having people review your Alexa recordings The practice of having human beings review digital assistant recordings for quality control purposes is back in the news, and following Apple's pausing of the process, Amazon has also decided to let users opt out of the reviews.Bloomberg reports...
15:42 2019-08-03

REFILE-Fitbit unveils Versa 2 smartwatch with Amazon's Alexa Fitbit Inc on Wednesday launched its latest smartwatch, Versa 2, adding Amazon.com's voice assistant Alexa and online payments in a bid to compete more strongly with Apple Inc's smartwatch....
16:00 2019-08-28

Amazon finally makes it easier to understand Alexa on your Echo Alexa is getting some much-welcome flexibility to help users who aren't digging the smart assistants automatic talking speed, after an update that gives Alexa three different speeds when responding to voice commands. Users can now ask Alexa...
11:28 2019-08-09

Amazon Adds Option to Keep Contractors From Eavesdropping on Your Alexa Requests Alexa users who don’t want their recordings reviewed by third-party contractors finally have an option to opt-out thanks to a new Amazon policy implemented amid mounting criticism against the company and its voice assistant competitors, Apple and Goo...
21:14 2019-08-03

Echo Frames hands-on: Amazon's glasses bring Alexa everywhere Amazon is entering into the eyewear business. At the company's annual event today, it announced its first-ever pair of smart glasses, called the Echo Frames. There's no AR here, so don't expect floating images; they're not anythin...
06:28 2019-09-26

OnePlus TV Will Support Amazon Alexa, Skill Page Reveals The OnePlus TV will support Amazon Alexa, a new Skill on the Alexa India store has revealed, which means you can control OnePlus TV using your voice either through Google Assistant - built into the......
14:42 2019-09-16

Amazon debuts Echo Show 5 with Alexa Sunrise alarm for $89 Amazon's Echo Show 5 is a 5-inch smart display for a combination of voice and visual experiences with Alexa. The Echo Show goes on sale next month for $89.Read More...
18:28 2019-05-29

Amazon launches multilingual mode for using Alexa in multiple languages at once Amazon is launching multilingual mode for its Alexa-supporting devices, the company announced today at its Devices event in Seattle. The new multilingual mode will initially be available in the U.S., where it’ll work with English and Spanish; C...
03:14 2019-09-26

Amazon's new Alexa-enabled smart oven doubles as an air fryer Move over June, there's a new smart oven in town. On Wednesday, Amazon announced a new smart oven at its fall hardware event. Not to be confused with the AmazonBasics Microwave the company unveiled last year, the Amazon Smart Oven functions as a...
06:28 2019-09-26

Amazon’s Alexa to accept donations for 2020 presidential candidates “Alexa, I want to make a political contribution.” Starting in October, users of Amazon’s voice-controlled home assistant, Alexa, will be able to verbally make a political contribution between $5 and $200 to a participating 2020 presidential candidate...
09:42 2019-09-21

Amazon debuts doorbell concierge so Alexa can screen your visitors Amazon's Alexa will soon be able to greet and speak with people who come to the homes of Ring video doorbell users, VP of devices David Limp said today.Read More...
22:14 2019-09-25

Amazon Sued Again Over Alexa Recording Children's Voices: Report In yet another lawsuit, Amazon has been sued by a Massachusetts woman, who on behalf of her 10-year-old daughter and children from eight other states, is seeking class-action status to sue the......
19:28 2019-06-15

The best Alexa-compatible smart-home devices for Amazon Echo By Rachel Cericola This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to Alexa-compatible s...
03:56 2019-09-23

Amazon considered letting Alexa listen to you without a wake word A patent made public today and filed by Amazon would allow the company's voice assistant Alexa to start recording audio before users say a "wake word." According to the patent, it would allow users to more naturally communicate with their device...
02:00 2019-05-24

Amazon is being sued over claims that Alexa ‘routinely records’ children Anyone who opens YouTube can find countless videos of children reacting with glee and amusement when conversing with Alexa, the digital voice assistant that powers Amazon’s smart speaker products. That’s to be expected, given that Amazon ...
02:28 2019-06-14

Amazon adds 2,500 recordings to the Alexa Skills Kit Sound Library Amazon has expanded the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Sound Library with 2,500 new audio clips in 50 categories, up from 400 clips and 14 categories a year ago.Read More...
21:42 2019-06-21

Alexa on the Amazon Fire TV Stick Can Now Be Used to Play Netflix Content Alexa on the Amazon Fire TV Stick initially only worked with Amazon Prime Video, but the company has now extended its capabilities to Netflix as well....
15:14 2019-05-29

Alexa's Sneaky Fine Print Could Prevent You From Suing Amazon for Anything Let’s say you purchased a pencil case for your kid on Amazon.com. But it turns out it contains lead that’s way over the federal legal limit, and your kid gets sick as a result. You liked Amazon, used it frequently to buy products and even own an Amaz...
22:14 2019-05-29

2 Deputies Wounded In Gunfight That Began After Man Shot At Amazon Alexa Two Florida deputies were injured in a shootout Saturday morning, which began with a girl's call for help. Her father, she said, had fired a gun at her mother's Amazon Alexa smart speaker....
06:28 2019-06-11

Why Apple's Siri isn't as smart as Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant Computer scientists have been working on some of their underlying technologies for more than half a century — so why can't Apple make Siri work better? Here's where virtual assistants came from and where they go wrong....
01:56 2019-06-05

U.K. health service to use Amazon Alexa to give medical advice Britain’s state run health service is teaming up with Amazon to provide medical advice for common ailments, such as migraines and flu, via the tech giant’s voice assistant Alexa. It’s all in an effort to help more patients at home and cut...
09:56 2019-07-11

Amazon’s next big products may be a high-end Echo and an Alexa home robot Amazon’s suite of hardware will continue to grow in the coming years, as Bloomberg reports the company is making progress on its voice-activated home robot as well as a previously unannounced high-end Echo smart speaker. Sources familiar with t...
22:14 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-Fitbit unveils Versa 2 smartwatch with Amazon's Alexa Fitbit Inc on Wednesday launched its latest smartwatch, Versa 2, adding Amazon.com Inc's voice assistant Alexa, online payments and music storage in a bid to compete strongly with Apple Inc's smartwatches....
17:14 2019-08-28

Amazon.com brings Alexa to Brazil, kicks off pre-orders for devices Amazon.com Inc will launch its virtual assistant Alexa in Brazil starting this month, with plans for three different devices with the software installed, as it rapidly expands operations in Latin America's largest economy....
06:28 2019-10-03

The next Amazon Echo may be a high-end speaker, followed by an Alexa home robot Amazon is said to be working on a higher-end Echo smart speaker, according to a new report today, and that's no surprise given how successful Sonos and Google have been with more powerful versions of their smart speakers.This high-quality Echo p...
23:00 2019-07-12

Amazon devices save your voice recordings unless you delete them Have you ever wondered what happens to all of the voice commands you give your Amazon Echo? Where do they go? Do they evaporate once your Echo has responded? Does Amazon hold on to them for an indefinite amount of time? I’ll stop there because the an...
23:28 2019-07-04

Amazon debuts Alexa Conversations for seamless multi-turn interactions Amazon today introduced Alexa Conversations, a quicker way to build Alexa skills that can connect multiple skills for use cases like a night out.Read More...
02:01 2019-06-06

Amazon starts crowdsourcing Alexa responses from the public. What could possibly go wrong? Amazon made its Alexa Answer program available to the general public this week after several months of beta testing, opening up its artificial-intelligence assistant to crowdsourced recommendations for unprogrammed questions....
19:28 2019-09-13

AI Weekly: Recommendation engines are driving Amazon’s Alexa hardware strategy The Amazon devices team this week unveiled a lot of new hardware, but Alexa's recommendations engines also made great strides to be part of users' lives.Read More...
02:00 2019-09-28

Amazon Echo Show 5 review: smaller, cheaper Alexa display Camera shutter, tap gesture, better speakers and 5.5in screen make for an appealing smart alarm clockAmazon’s latest Echo Show 5 Alexa smart display is smaller, cheaper and has improved privacy, but is a £79.99 5.5in screen with a camera ready to rep...
08:14 2019-07-24

With Alexa, Echo hardware barrage, Amazon formalizes AWS-like innovation cadence Amazon is forming a template for its innovation cadence. Launch a slew of products for multiple use cases and see what ultimately takes off. Funny how Alexa, Echo and AWS product launches are starting to rhyme....
03:00 2019-09-27

Amazon releases Alexa data set to help solve the ‘cocktail party problem’ Amazon has released an open source data set -- Dinner Party Corpus, or DiPCo -- intended to help solve the longstanding 'cocktail party' problem.Read More...
06:56 2019-10-02

Amazon intros the Alexa-powered Echo Show 5 smart display Amazon is trying its hand again at the Echo lineup with a new product, the Echo Show 5. It's a new smart display that, as the name suggests, sports a 5.5-inch display and features Alexa support. Amazon announced the Echo Show 5 is now available for p...
07:42 2019-05-30

Amazon's devices chief explains how Alexa is changing what people buy online Amazon's hardware devices chief Dave Limp told CNBC that while Alexa is not necessarily getting consumers to buy more online, it is helping popularize products like audio subscriptions and smart home gadgets....
19:42 2019-06-05

Amazon is improving the accuracy of Alexa's natural language understanding (AMZN) This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours before they're published on Business Insider, click here. Amazon is making i...
15:56 2019-10-11

Schoolchildren in China work overnight to produce Amazon Alexa devices Leaked documents show children as young as 16 recruited by Amazon supplier Foxconn work gruelling and illegal hoursHundreds of schoolchildren have been drafted in to make Amazon’s Alexa devices in China as part of a controversial and often illegal at...
01:42 2019-08-09

Amazon Fire TV Cube review (2019): Alexa's streaming box grows up With so many streaming devices on the market, it can be difficult for new ones to stand out. Amazon, for its part, has differentiated its Fire TV products with one notable feature: They work with Alexa. If you have an Echo paired with a Fire TV devic...
10:28 2019-10-12

Amazon bets big on Alexa smart TVs with huge Fire TV Edition rollout Not content with being embedded into smartphones, tablets, web browsers and your home's smart speakers, Amazon is continuing its push into televisions with the announcement of a number of new Fire TV Edition sets destined for the UK, Germany and...
00:14 2019-09-05

Amazon forays into wearables with Alexa powered-glasses and smart ring Ever fantasize about becoming a spy, wearing miniature and carefully disguised gadgets, and talking to an invisible computer assistant through them? Well, Amazon is going to make that dream come true – to some extent. Along with a ton of other connec...
08:28 2019-09-26

Amazon will start letting random people provide Alexa answers Alexa Answers is meant to expand the smart digital assistant's knowledge base to keep it competitive with the Google Assistant and Apple's Siri....
03:14 2019-09-13

Amazon researchers bolster Alexa’s language learning with preexisting knowledge In a newly published paper and accompanying blog post, researchers at Amazon describe a method of quickly adapting AI models to new dialects.Read More...
21:00 2019-06-11

Amazon adds vocal command to delete saved Alexa recordings Amazon recently announced an easy solution for privacy-conscious individuals to delete the devices’ saved recordings. Now, with a simple voice command, anyone with an Alexa-powered device can wipe it clean of previously recorded data. To be fair, the...
06:28 2019-05-31

New Windows 10 preview promotes Amazon Alexa (and other assistants) to the lock screen Windows 10 has a new preview build of the update that's due to land in the latter half of 2019, and while it only comes with a few changes (unsurprisingly), one is pretty interesting, with Microsoft giving digital assistants like Amazon’s...
14:14 2019-07-16

Every Alexa and Echo device Amazon announced this week in one handy list Amazon hosted a massive hardware event this week, announcing a cavalcade of new Alexa-enabled and IoT devices. Make no mistake: Amazon wants to find a way into your home or pocket one way or another. But there’s a lot to be excited about too, especia...
09:56 2019-09-27

Amazon Echo vs Amazon Echo Dot: which Alexa speaker is best for you? When you’re thinking of buying a smart speaker, choosing the right model can be really tricky; even if you’ve settled on a brand, the best smart speaker brands often have a number of different models for every occasion. If you ...
20:28 2019-06-03

How to sync non-Amazon ebooks across multiple Kindles and apps Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the best parts of buying an ebook from Amazon is the syncing. You can read on your Kindle Paperwh...
19:56 2019-06-04

Amazon's new Fire TV Cube is faster at understanding your voice commands Amazon has announced a raft of new products today in Germany, although a leak revealed the bulk of them several hours before showtime. The highlight of the evening was the advent of a second-generation Fire TV Cube, the enthusiast-level unit in Amazo...
05:00 2019-09-05

Amazon announces smart rings, glasses and an Alexa partnership with Samuel L. Jackson Amazon announced that it will soon start selling wireless earbuds, finger rings and prescription eyeglasses with its Alexa voice assistant built-in. It also launched its first celebrity voice for Alexa: actor Samuel L. Jackson....
19:42 2019-09-26

Amazon bets big on you wanting an Alexa smart TV with huge Fire TV Edition rollout Not content with being embedded into smartphones, tablets, web browsers and your home's smart speakers, Amazon is continuing its push into televisions with the announcement of a number of new Fire TV Edition sets destined for the UK, Germany and...
22:14 2019-09-04

Amazon is reportedly working on an Alexa-powered wearable that reads human emotions Amazon might be working on a wearable that can track how you're feeling. It's reportedly an Alexa-powered device. It's unclear how far along it is.        ...
04:00 2019-05-24

Amazon Patent Tips Plans to Record Users Even Before 'Alexa' Wake Word A newly-published patent application from Amazon shows that the e-commerce giant is planning to let Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices to record what is said even before a wake word, like "Alexa"....
17:56 2019-05-25

‘Users have no idea’: Mozilla exec says Amazon Alexa recordings ‘shocked’ his family Alan Davidson, the vice-president of global policy, trust and security for the company that makes the Firefox browser, appeared at a Canadian committee....
01:42 2019-05-30

Amazon patent filing for new Alexa feature could leave users concerned about their privacy Anyone with an Alexa-enabled device knows that to summon the virtual assistant, you need to call out her name first followed by the task you wish her to handle. For example, if you want to know what T-Mobile's shares are trading for, you would say "A...
11:56 2019-05-28

Amazon reportedly ramps development on Alexa-powered home robot on wheels Bloomberg reported last April that Amazon was working on a home robot codenamed ‘Vesta’ (after the Roman goddess of the hearth and home) last year, and now the publication says that development on the project continues. Plus, the report i...
18:00 2019-07-12

Chinese students are working overtime to produce Amazon Alexa devices: report Hundreds of Chinese schoolchildren have unfairly — and often illegally — been drafted into working nighttime and overtime shifts to produce Amazon’s Alexa devices, a new investigation revealed. Interviews The Guardian conducted with workers, as well ...
21:42 2019-08-09

Amazon launches Voice Interoperability Initiative -- without Google, Apple or Samsung Amazon's new initiative aims to make it easier for customers to interact with multiple voice assistants on a single device, but some key players are missing....
08:42 2019-09-25

Amazon might reveal fitness-tracking Alexa wireless earbuds, Echo with better sound this week Amazon is building wireless earbuds that offer Alexa voice assistant access, and fitness tracking for use during activities, according to a new report from CNBC. These earbuds, combined with a new, larger Echo designed to provide more premium sound,...
22:42 2019-09-23

Amazon’s new Alexa Food Network service aims to make Echo the Peloton of cooking Amazon is partnering with Food Network on a new recipe service for its Echo Show line of devices, born out of the interest it saw in users for recipes and cooking videos on the smart video speaker. The new Food Network Kitchen service, which is lau...
03:14 2019-09-26

Amazon's Alexa will be able to plan your date night by booking tickets, Ubers and dinner At its re:Mars conference, Amazon showed the Alexa of the future. The voice assistant will be able to seamlessly book everything you need for a date.        ...
18:28 2019-06-06

Amazon's new Alexa features and Echo devices deliver privacy, smart home integration It's one thing to launch a bevy of Alexa enabled devices including a handful of Echos. It's another thing for Amazon to address the integration challenges and privacy concerns. At Amazon's hardware event, the company aimed to thread the needle....
06:28 2019-09-26

Britain's health care service will use Amazon Alexa to give medical advice Britain's health care service is teaming up with Amazon Alexa to help answer medical queries with advice from the service's official website.       ...
17:14 2019-07-10

Amazon's Fire TV OS announcements show it wants consumers to control more media by voice (AMZN) This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. Amazon made a slew of announcements related to its Fire TV OS yester...
19:56 2019-09-05

Amazon plans Alexa wireless earbuds with fitness-tracking built in, bigger Echo with better sound The new wireless earbuds, codenamed "Puget," are expected to come with an accelerometer and be able to monitor things like the distance run, calories burned, and pace of running....
00:14 2019-09-24

Amazon investigating claims its Chinese supplier used illegal child labor to make Alexa devices Chinese schoolchildren worked illegal overtime and night shifts to produce smart speakers for Amazon, according to leaked documents seen by the U.K.'s Guardian newspaper....
17:14 2019-08-09

Amazon, Microsoft, Salesforce, and others launch initiative to bring multiple voice assistants to devices Amazon and others launched the Voice Interoperability Initiative, a partnership that'll aim to make accessing multiple voice assistants on devices easier.Read More...
17:28 2019-09-24

Amazon Echo Frames and Echo Loop put Alexa on your face and finger Today, at Amazon's 2019 product event, the company launched a boatload of new Alexa-enabled Echo products, two of which you'll be wearing 24/7. While the new Echo Buds are a wearable response to Apple AirPods, Amazon has gotten even mo...
00:00 2019-09-26

Amazon launches Alexa smart ring, smart glasses and earbuds Echo Frames, Loop and Buds launched along with series of updates to previous productsAmazon wants its Alexa voice assistant to leave the home and be with you everywhere you go, and is turning to wearable technology to achieve this.Unveiled at an even...
16:28 2019-09-26

Alexa Announcements can now work with any Alexa-enabled device Just because a device has Alexa inside it doesn't mean it can do everything an Amazon Echo can – but Amazon just rolled out an update that adds another feature to third-party devices that was previously an Echo exclusive.The feature in qu...
02:56 2019-05-28

Monsoon Special: Ditch Oily Bread Rolls! Make Street-Style Yet Healthy Baked Bread Rolls At Home Stuffed with a flavourful mashed potato filling, bread rolls are perfect to beat those sudden cravings. Bread rolls can be baked to crisp and still taste immensely delicious....
17:28 2019-07-10

Amazon investigating claims schoolchildren in China 'illegally' working overtime to make Alexa devices Amazon is "urgently" investigating claims that hundreds of schoolchildren in China have been drafted in to make Alexa devices to meet production targets....
13:28 2019-08-09

Google thinks it wasn’t sexist to give its voice assistant a female voice Last year, a study by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) argued that voice assistants like Google’s perpetuate “harmful gender bias” and suggests women should be there to assist rather than be assisted. But it...
20:00 2019-09-20

Amazon Echo vs Echo Plus: which Alexa speaker is the one for you? So you’ve decided that you want a smart speaker. You’ve ruled out the Apple HomePod and its sometimes-sketchy Siri voice companion, and have decided Google already knows enough about you before inviting a Google Home Hub into your castl...
13:00 2019-05-31

Apple's Voice Control Feature Lets You Use Your Mac or iPhone With Only Your Voice Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference keynote is a time for company execs to stand on a big stage and shout a bunch of new features and changes to a bunch of clapping geeks. While many of these changes are expected refreshes of Apple operating syste...
00:56 2019-06-04

How Salesforce is making Einstein Voice a customizable voice assistant for today's mobile workers and data-hungry businesses At TrailheaDX 2019, Salesforce's Michael Machado spoke with TechRepublic about the unique challenges of building Einstein Voice Assistant within the company's highly-customizable platform....
18:56 2019-06-14

Apple is allowing Siri to default to chat apps based on user behavior rather than its native apps This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours before they're published on Business Insider, click here. A forthcoming iOS ...
16:28 2019-10-03

Apple’s watchOS 6 brings new apps (and various iPhone apps) to Watch Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) SAN JOSE, Calif.—At its developer conference today, Apple described its new Apple Watch software features in detail. Called watchOS 6, the operating-system update adds new apps, watchfaces, and features that en...
21:28 2019-06-03

VOICE ASSISTANTS IN HEALTHCARE: An inside look at 3 emerging voice use cases healthcare providers can deploy to cut costs, build loyalty, and drive revenue This is a preview of Voice Assistants in Healthcare research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive indu...
23:56 2019-10-03

How to become an iOS developer: A cheat sheet If you are interested in pursuing a career in mobile development and don't know where to start, here's your go-to guide for salaries, skills, and the best programming languages to learn....
21:56 2019-05-29

Best APM tools in 2019 It's one thing to manage IT infrastructure and networks, but often it's the applications that require the most attention. It's not just that there can be so many of them, but also the fact they tend to update frequently which can cause...
20:56 2019-07-19

Best SEO tools of 2019 At it's heart SEO (Search Engine Optimization) developed as an extension to web accessibility by following HTML 4 guidelines, in order to better identify the purpose and content of a document. This meant ensuring that web pages had unique p...
15:42 2019-05-30

Deepnudes developer shuts it down, but the damage is done There’s no positive use case for developing an app with the sole purpose of using AI to predict what a clothed woman, in an image, would look like nude – full stop. Developing such an app, as did the person(s) responsible for Deepnudes, is an act of ...
01:28 2019-06-28

10 countries with the most software developer talent With developers accounting for some of the most in-demand job positions, companies should look toward these 10 countries for top talent, according to Diffbot....
19:42 2019-07-31

Apple just released the first iOS 13.1 developer beta Beta releases aren’t supposed to be perfect — that’s why they’re beta releases and not final releases — but Apple has seemingly had a difficult time sorting out its iOS 13 developer and public beta releases. We have alre...
20:14 2019-08-27

App Developer Responds to ‘The Racist Nextdoor’ The company behind a widely used neighborhood networking app has responded to claims of rampant racial profiling and bigotry following The Root’s examination of racism on the increasingly popular genre of neighborhood-based social media....
02:14 2019-07-02

Personal projects make you a better developer For a lot of developers, the last thing they want to do after being at work all day is to write more code. Staring at a screen all day does take a toll on you. Once you’ve had a chance to go for a walk and eat something, you might consider starting a...
18:42 2019-08-31

Apple just released iOS 13.2 developer beta 2 The release cycle for iOS 13 betas has mercifully slowed down a bit ever since iOS 13.1 rolled out to the public a few weeks ago, but there’s always more work to be done. And speaking of which, just a week after Apple gave developers access to ...
23:42 2019-10-10

Lobbyist Fuks Over Foreign Developer Imagine paying $200,000 to attend President Trump’s 2017 inauguration. Now imagine paying that money and not even being allowed to attend. You’d be pretty pissed!...
05:00 2019-06-19

iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 developer beta 4 are now available to download The fast and furious pace of iOS beta releases continues unabated this week with the rollout of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 developer beta 4. We’re hopeful that this release is less problematic than the last, as Apple ended up mysteriously delaying th...
23:14 2019-07-17

13 tools that chefs always have in their kitchens Facebook/Kitchenaid Chefs told INSIDER about their favorite kitchen tools Many are multi-use tools that work for a variety of applications While some chefs mentioned a specific knife, another listed knife-sharpening tools as their must-have Visit I...
22:14 2019-05-21

How to hang curtains, and all the tools you need to do it Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
00:56 2019-06-16

Best survey tools of 2018 Finding out what customers or potential customers might want is at the heart of any business that tailors its products. Eliminating surprises from new product launches is always preferable to an unexpected commercial reality check.One of the best way...
15:01 2019-05-26

Best ITSM tools of 2019 Information Technology (IT) has become a necessary and ordinary part of the modern business landscape. However, being able to track and resolve issues across many devices can be a difficult challenge. Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) ...
17:14 2019-06-14

The Five Best Price Tracking Tools Figuring out the best time to buy something requires constant watch over ever-fluctuating online prices, and some knowledge of how prices have changed in the past. Luckily, you don’t have to figure it all out yourself—there are great tools to help yo...
19:14 2019-09-18

Neanderthals glued their tools together Enlarge / Neanderthals lived in Grotta di Sant'Agostino between 55,000 and 40,000 years ago. (credit: Degano et al. 2019) Neanderthals glued their stone tools into place on wooden handles, a new study suggests. Archaeologists found chemical traces ...
22:28 2019-07-02

Parallels and Winzip developer Corel acquired Months after acquiring Seattle-based desktop virtualization company Parallels, Canadian software company Corel has now been acquired itself.The New York-based global investment equity firm KKR recently announced that it had acquired the company from ...
00:56 2019-07-04

Apple Developer Conference Unveils What's Next for iPhones and More At Apple’s annual developer conference, the iPhone maker has introduced a “Sign-In With Apple” capability in a privacy push against Google and Facebook. The feature will allow users to sign in to apps without sharing personal data....
20:56 2019-06-03

Sony to Buy Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive Entertainment on Monday announced a deal to buy Insomniac Games, the studio behind hot-selling Spider-Man and Ratchet & Clank video games....
10:42 2019-08-20

Mario & Luigi RPG Developer AlphaDream Has Gone Bankrupt Founded in 2000, AlphaDream was originally known as Alpha Star and staffed with ex-Square staff, including former Square president Tetsuo Mizuno. The studio is best known for the Mario & Luigi RPG series. It was announced today that AlphaDream ha...
14:56 2019-10-02

‘Cyberpunk’ developer will keep making ‘Witcher’ games In what amounts to the most concrete confirmation yet that it plans to develop a new mainline Witcher game, CD Projekt Red says it's moving to a "dual-franchise model." The move essentially means the studio plans to develop both The Witcher 3: W...
01:00 2019-08-31

iOS 13.1 developer beta 3 available to download right now on iPhone and iPad After unveiling the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max at its special event this week, Apple announced that iOS 13 will release on September 19th, with iOS 13.1 set to follow on September 30th. If you’ve been keeping up with the be...
11:56 2019-09-11

Sony to buy 'Spider-Man' developer Insomniac Games PlayStation console maker Sony Interactive Entertainment said on Monday it would buy privately held Insomniac Games Inc, known for developing games such as Marvel's "Spider-Man" and third-person shooter "Ratchet & Clank" franchise....
13:28 2019-08-20

How to access Android’s hidden developer options Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the advantages Android has over iOS is the control Google gives you over its operating system. Case in po...
13:42 2019-05-25

Apple Developer Conference to Unveil What's Next for iPhones and More CEO Tim Cook headlines Apple’s annual developer conference, where the iPhone maker is expected to unveil what’s in store for iOS, macOS and its other core products for the coming year....
19:28 2019-06-03

Hazelight Studios, the developer of A Way Out, is making another co-op game EA reserved its main stage at EA Play for games like Apex Legends, Madden NFL 20 and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, But at a nearby event, the developer-turned-publishing house had a slew of new games to show off. Among these titles were several ...
00:14 2019-06-09

Monkey Pukes On Developer During Sea of Thieves Livestream Today some Sea of Thieves developers did a livestream to discuss the game’s new store and purchasable pets. They were joined on stream by a monkey. The monkey threw up on a developer....
03:00 2019-09-10

How to Install the Latest Apple Betas if You're Not a Developer It’s time to try out all the new features and tweaks Apple has been cooking up back in its Cupertino labs—if you’re a developer, that is. While Apple is now previewing the latest and greatest versions of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS as betas, you ca...
04:14 2019-06-07

How to install the iOS 13 developer beta for free and always get new releases before anyone else Apple released iOS 13 beta 3 for developers on Tuesday, which obviously means it then released its new iOS 13 public beta 2 the following day on Wednesday. Wait, no, that’s not right at all. Apple used to always release new public betas a day a...
14:42 2019-07-04

The Tools for Covering Tech Are the Same as in 2009 John Herrman, who writes about the internet, is using many of the same tech tools as a decade ago — but the conversation around how we use them has changed....
19:14 2019-07-31

If you’re going to have to work through the long weekend, you better have the right tools for the jo If you’re going to have to work through the long weekend, you better have the right tools for the job. I’ve picked this massive Renault dump truck and I think it’ll do just fine. I mean, it’s huge, it’s yellow, and it’s got a turbo. What else do you ...
20:28 2019-10-13

Best business intelligence tools in 2019 The proliferation of new technologies and digital transformation means that data can now be collected on every aspect of a business, from sales and marketing, to workflows and productivity, to hiring and HR, to overall performance and profitability.H...
22:28 2019-07-07

Best content marketing tools of 2019 Marketing is at heart about communications, but communications requires a message, or content, that you can reach out to consumers with.In the old days this could be as simple as a slogan on a poster, but these days with the profusion of digital medi...
23:28 2019-07-04

There's a Gadget for That on the 'Specialized Tools' Subreddit In honor of Analog Week here at Lifehacker, let’s explore a subreddit that features devices that do very specific things: r/SpecializedTools. The tools featured therein will make you want to take up a hobby or a whole career just so you have an excus...
16:28 2019-06-13

Use the Tools That Came With Your Instant Pot to Remove the Insert Even though the Instant Pot and I have been together for some time now, it still finds ways to surprise me every now and again. Like when A.A. Newton discovered the little tabs on the side of the lid were for holding it off of the counter....
22:42 2019-08-28

Tools to help quantify your baby’s progress The most straightforward way to keep track of your baby's data is the trusty spreadsheet. We recommend Google Sheets, since you can easily share it with your partner, and it has most of the features you'd want from a proper spreadsheet appl...
19:56 2019-05-27

Best network monitoring tools of 2019 IT networks are now at the heart of any given business. Information Technology applies to every department, every section, every employee, yet the larger the business, the more difficult it can be to monitor and maintain that infrastructure and those...
20:14 2019-06-28

Israel's Aidoc gets third FDA nod for AI tools for radiologists Israel’s Aidoc, which provides artificial intelligence tools for radiologists, said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared its product for triage of cervical spine fractures....
17:56 2019-06-11

Best data visualization tools of 2019 Data visualization can make IT operations and tasks so much easier to understand. Rather than being faced with walls of data, simple charts can provide key information quickly.This is especially the case during real-time processes for monitoring purp...
23:28 2019-06-29

Mordhau developer denies it was planning a “toggle” for diversity Enlarge / A bunch of white guys fighting with medieval weaponry in Mordhau. (credit: Triternion) Since its launch in April, medieval combat sim Mordhau has been a surprise hit for freshman development studio Triternion, selling over a million copie...
00:42 2019-07-03

Apple software developer conference highlights 2019 Apple Inc executives introduced app developers to hardware and software improvements at its Worldwide Developer's Conference 2019 on Monday. Here are some highlights:...
02:14 2019-06-04

Lundbeck to buy migraine treatment developer Alder BioPharmaceuticals Danish pharmaceutical company Lundbeck will acquire Alder BioPharmaceuticals in a deal valued at almost $2 billion, the company said in a statement on Monday....
10:14 2019-09-16

Developer Fumes About Keyseller G2A, But Admits He Was Wrong About $300,000 Complaint On Monday, game developer Charlie Cleveland, who founded Subnautica and Natural Selection publisher Unknown Worlds, told sketchy game reseller G2A that they owe him a fat chunk of money—$300,000 to be exact—over stolen keys for Natural Selection 2. T...
01:28 2019-08-15

Ion Fury Developer Backtracks, Says It Won't Remove Gay Joke Because Of 'Censorship' Upon its release, Ion Fury seemed like a bullet-proof success. The Duke Nukem and Shadow Warrior-inspired retro shooter launched earlier this month to rave reviews, with many praising its bloody, chunky blend of old and new. But, shortly after, playe...
02:14 2019-08-27

Manhattan developer busted in mortgage fraud scheme A noted Upper East Side real estate developer took out fraudulent loans that allowed her to blow millions on Rolexes, jewelry, gold coins and lavish ski trips — declaring bankruptcy when it all went bust, prosecutors allege. British born developer Pe...
01:28 2019-07-11

Twilio turns developer education into a game with TwilioQuest 3 TwilioQuest 3 is launching today as game that trains developers how to create cloud communications solutions, beginning with lessons on how to code.Read More...
16:42 2019-08-05

Xenoblade Developer Once Pitched An EarthBound Sequel For GameCube The EarthBound, or Mother, series took a lengthy hiatus between the releases of Mother 2 and 3, but that didn’t mean Nintendo wasn’t interested in keeping the series going. In fact, at one point, the developer that would eventually create Xenoblade w...
22:42 2019-07-11

Unpatchable bug in millions of iOS devices exploited, developer claims Enlarge / Devices as recent as the iPhone X, based on Apple's A11 chip, are claimed to be vulnerable to a new boot ROM attack revealed today. (credit: SOPA Images / Getty Images) Today, an iOS security researcher who earlier developed software to ...
02:00 2019-09-28

Apple unexpectedly releases iOS 13.1 developer beta before finalizing iOS 13 iOS 13.1 has popped up out of nowhere for developers, addressing bugs and adding support for audio sharing between multiple pairs of AirPods headphones.Read More...
01:14 2019-08-28

nreal unveils consumer and developer versions of its AR smartglasses First unveiled at CES this year, the nreal light augmented reality smartglasses are now available in both a consumer and developer edition.The company has managed to bring AR smartglasses to the masses in a simple, yet wearable sunglass-like design t...
22:14 2019-05-31

Why one PC developer turned down the security of Epic’s exclusivity offer Enlarge / Artist's conception of DARQ's developers sadly walking away from Epic Games Store exclusivity. If you've been following the PC gaming space in recent months, you know Epic has been throwing a lot of money around to secure exclusives big ...
23:28 2019-08-19

Developer who started a church to worship AI indicted for stealing AI Anthony Levandowski, a former employee at Google sister company Waymo, today was charged with 33 counts of theft and attempted theft of trade secrets after he allegedly stole more than 14,000 sensitive documents that eventually ended up in Uber‘s clu...
00:56 2019-08-28

Pokemon GO developer announces new little monsters are coming to the game It appears that Pokemon GO is still going strong three years after its official launch. Developer Niantic has done a great job keeping the game fresh enough to remain a blockbuster in an industry where success comes and goes like a falling star.When ...
14:56 2019-05-21

Sony is acquiring Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive Entertainment announces plans to acquire Marvel's Spider-Man developer Insomniac games. The studio joins Sony WWS upon the deal's close.Read More...
08:14 2019-08-20

DeepNude App, Which Created Nude Photos Of Women, Taken Down By Developer A highly controversial application that used artificial intelligence to generate nude images of women based on their clothed photographs has been taken down by the developer following a massive......
10:56 2019-06-28

Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony has purchased the California-based game studio Insomniac Games, best known for last year’s Spider-Man on PS4. Insomniac will become an exclusive PlayStation developer, Sony says....
07:28 2019-08-20

Developer opening speakeasy in former Roosevelt Island church The lights are coming back on at a spooky, nearly century-old Roosevelt Island church — not for prayer, but for partying. Hudson/Related, developer of the island’s nine-building Riverwalk apartment complex, has leased the former Dayspring Church and ...
16:00 2019-09-27

Indie Developer Accused Of Plagiarism Says It Was An 'Intentional' Reference A Reddit user’s Sunday post comparing lines in the 2019 indie game YIIK: A Postmodern RPG to passages from novelist Haruki Murakami has led to charges that the game plagiarized the award-winning writer....
15:00 2019-05-21

Developer forks GIMP image editor over naughty name One of the world’s biggest photo editors, GIMP, suffers from an image problem (pun absolutely intended). It’s an undeniably sophisticated piece of software, and since 1995 has served millions as a free alternative to Adobe’s photoshop. But many also ...
07:28 2019-08-29

WWDC Apple developer conference keynote – live! Follow the launch of Apple’s latest products as they are announced 6.10pm BST Cook opens by running through the services that Apple already announced earlier this year: Apple News+, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, and so on. Some of these won’t be arriving ...
19:14 2019-06-03

Pfizer to buy cancer drug developer Array for $10.64 billion Pfizer Inc said on Monday it would acquire Array Biopharma Inc for $10.64 billion in cash, giving it access to the target's approved drugs for skin cancer and the targeted cancer medicines in its pipeline....
13:56 2019-06-17

Improbable acquires Scavengers developer Midwinter Entertainment Improbable, a maker of online gaming infrastructure technology, has acquired Midwinter Entertainment, a customer and maker of the shooter Scavengers.Read More...
16:56 2019-09-12

UK property developer Helical receives 500 mln stg bid - Sunday Times British commercial property developer Helical has received a bid worth around 500 million pounds ($637 million) from an unnamed U.S. private equity group, the Sunday Times newspaper reported, without citing sources....
22:56 2019-06-08

4 Tools to help You Spot Stock Market Tops Could you have spotted the August reversal in stocks -- before it happened? Only the hindsight is 20/20, of course -- but even so, there are tools you can employ to spot trend reversals with high confidence....
23:14 2019-08-27

UiPath: RPA and AI will be commoditized productivity tools within 5 years RPA and AI will become a commodity productivity tool within 5 years, the same way as you use Excel and PowerPoint, according to UiPath's Boris Krumrey.Read More...
23:56 2019-06-22

Bengals vs. Steelers: Cincinnati has tools for upset Though the Cincinnati Bengals have gotten off to an 0-3 start, they have covered two of their first three games against the spread, both of which were one-score games on the road. The Bengals versus Pittsburgh Steelers rivalry on Monday also will be ...
00:28 2019-10-01

Looking for a job? LinkedIn, others offer interview tools to help you prepare LinkedIn is helping job seekers, debuting a new feature that enables users to get feedback from their network when preparing for an interview.       ...
11:56 2019-08-20

Facebook releases AI-powered tools to map the world Facebook today released a bunch of machine learning-powered tools to help create maps of the world. The company’s tools, called Map with AI, will help the community-based OpenStreetMap organization to create crowd-sourced maps easily. The social netw...
12:42 2019-07-24

Grill dad's favorite grilling tools It's finally grilling season so we asked our Resident Grill Dad what his essential tools are. Turn your dad into a grill master this summer!        ...
20:00 2019-06-05

Stone tools suggest the first Americans came from Japan Enlarge / Lasers help record the precise position of each artifact on the site. (credit: Loren Davis) Evidence from the Cooper's Ferry archaeological site in western Idaho shows that people lived in the Columbia River Basin around 16,000 years ago....
21:14 2019-08-29

Two new tools can help you achieve a good credit score The guidelines for building good credit have not changed much, but now two new tools are available: Experian Boost and UltraFICO.       ...
17:56 2019-06-10

8 kitchen gadgets and tools to spice up your cooking Whether you love it or love to hate it, cooking is kind of an essential part of life. Otherwise, you’ll starve. Or just spend way too much money on takeout. With the right tools, you can actually make the annoying things you hate about cooking a litt...
19:42 2019-08-13

These 6 Google tools are essential for the success of most websites While some services and software that aim to increase website traffic cost money, there are a good number of really useful ones that are mostly free. Undoubtedly the best of these have been created by Google with the intention of indirectly supp...
15:42 2019-06-12

The Best Tools for Conquering Your Massive 'Read Later' List A “read later” list is an essential productivity tool. Sending articles to a separate app for later reading keeps you focused when you’re at work, and gives you something productive to do on your phone during downtime. But it’s easier to save an arti...
20:14 2019-09-13

Bond Investors Get New Tools to Speed Up Trading Electronic bond-trading platforms are racing to expand their offerings as traders demand greater integration of the technology that is transforming how they buy and sell holdings....
14:56 2019-06-19

15 bread baking tools every home baker needs Whether you're new to kneading or ready to mill your own flour, here's the gear you need to bake your best loaf.       ...
07:00 2019-09-12

MSDN Magazine will publish its last issue, ending a Microsoft developer era Enlarge / MSDN Magazine's heyday fell firmly in the era of Windows XP Professional. (credit: Jeff Christensen / ContributorChristensen/WireImage) It's the end of an era, albeit an era you probably already thought had ended. Microsoft announced this...
20:56 2019-08-07

As developer toolchains consolidate, Microsoft takes pole position Developers may be tiring of siloed, best-of-breed solutions and are increasingly looking to vendors to pull disparate tools together, giving Microsoft an edge....
04:42 2019-06-05

Microsoft Clippy lives again as software developer brings the assistant to the Mac The resuscitation of Microsoft's animated assistant capitalizes on people's memories of bygone software from Microsoft, which last year recaptured the title of world's most valuable public company....
22:14 2019-09-09

Factbox: Apple software developer conference highlights 2019 Apple Inc executives introduced app developers to hardware and software improvements at its Worldwide Developer's Conference 2019 on Monday. Here are some highlights:...
02:56 2019-06-04

Montreal Developer Moves to Thwart Air Canada's Transat Takeover Montreal real-estate developer Groupe Mach surprised markets by offering to buy Transat in an effort to scuttle Air Canada’s attempted takeover of the travel-services specialist....
01:42 2019-06-05

Why one Java developer jumped to Salesforce and hasn't looked back A former Java developer explains why he made the jump to Salesforce and offers practical advice to software engineers considering a similar career change....
01:28 2019-09-23

WWDC 2019: Everything Apple announced at its annual developer conference It’s June, which means it’s time once again for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). The annual developer event shifts the focus from hardware to software and services, detailing the best new features in watchOS, tvOS, iOS, and macOS. Occas...
00:56 2019-06-04

Coherence lets any developer create persistent online games The future of many games is supposedly online, but there's a problem: it can take a massive amount of effort to create and run the infrastructure for a persistent online world. Coherence thinks it can come to the rescue, however. The veteran-b...
16:42 2019-06-03

Night in the Woods developer dies after assault accusations [Updated] Enlarge / Night in the Woods gets extremely real despite its cartoonish look. [Update, Sept. 1: Alec Holowka's brother, Eileen, reported on Twitter that he has passed away Saturday morning. “Alec was a victim of abuse and he also spent a lifetime ...
06:28 2019-09-02

Sony Interactive snaps up 'Spider-Man' developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive took to Twitter on Monday afternoon, announcing that it had acquired Insomniac Games, the studio behind last year's PS4 smash-hit Spider-Man....
22:42 2019-08-19

De Blasio nonprofit got donation after city inked deal with developer A development firm that inked a $12 million deal with the city donated $25,000 to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s nonprofit — after receiving a phone call from Hizzoner himself, according to newly released details. A less-redacted version of the 1...
22:42 2019-05-29

Apple reveals 'iPadOS' in developer info ahead of WWDC There have been rumors that Apple would significantly revamp iOS on the iPad this year, and now we're getting a sense that the redesign could be bigger than anticipated. According to documentation found in Apple's developer portal, the iPad...
19:56 2019-06-03

Microsoft is closing its long-running MSDN developer magazine Microsoft will stop publishing its developer-focused MSDN Magazine this November, after a 19-year run. The magazine, which started out as two separate titles -- Microsoft Systems Journal and Microsoft Internet Developer -- was first printed in 2000,....
18:28 2019-08-08

Microsoft Buys Psychonauts 2 Developer Double Fine Productions Surprising the audience in attendance at its E3 2019 press conference (and basically everyone), Microsoft today announced that it has acquired Double Fine, the studio that made Psychonauts and is currently working on its sequel....
23:42 2019-06-09

India's Petronet to sign $2.5 bln LNG deal with U.S. developer Tellurian - sources India's Petronet LNG is set to sign a deal with U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) developer Tellurian Inc worth more than $2 billion in the proposed Driftwood project in Louisiana, two sources told Reuters....
16:56 2019-09-20

Remastering Resident Evil Games Kept This Indie Developer From Giving Up Resident Evil is one of the biggest and most important names in video game horror. The first three games in Capcom’s survival horror series defined a genre and influenced generations of developers and players. So it’s strange how hard it is to play t...
02:42 2019-08-07

Merck to buy cancer drug developer Peloton for $1.05 billion in cash Merck & Co Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Peloton Therapeutics Inc for $1.05 billion in cash to gain access to the privately held company's renal cancer drug candidate....
15:14 2019-05-21

Indie Developer And Her Boyfriend Talk About Making A Game About Their Relationship Nina Freeman’s calling card as a developer is allowing a player to enter into her life. Some of her games, like Cibele, which is about a relationship that takes place over an MMO, have been semi-autobiographical. Now, Freeman and her real-life partne...
23:14 2019-10-10

Microsoft admitted to private Linux developer security list Linux developers recognize Microsoft's contributions to Linux and security -- by letting the company's Linux developers in its closed linux-distro security list....
22:28 2019-07-08

Hudson Yards developer lists $75M penthouse ahead of move They’re going from a deluxe apartment in the sky to another deluxe apartment in the sky. Billionaire real estate developer and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, along with his jewelry designer wife, Kara Ross, are listing their Manhattan penthouse f...
22:42 2019-07-16

'Alan Wake' developer may bring the cult classic to more consoles Alan Wake might make its way to PS4 or Switch (or even mobile) after developer Remedy Entertainment snagged back the publishing rights to the 2010 cult classic from Microsoft. It told investors it would earn royalty payments of about 2.5 million euro...
17:56 2019-07-01

What's Microsoft's developer story for its new dual-screen Surface devices? Microsoft's first two dual-screen devices will be running two different operating systems, Windows 10X and Android. But above the OS level, there will likely be more commonalities than differences....
18:28 2019-10-07

'Free money!': San Francisco developer tries to bribe homeless to leave Gene Gorelik was shouted down by community activists and encampment residents before could turn on leaf blower full of cashIn a stark display of the wealth disparities that are currently ravaging the San Francisco Bay Area, a real estate developer at...
02:00 2019-07-13

Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system BOSTON (AP) — The developer of a wind farm off Massachusetts is taking steps to protect the endangered North Atlantic right whale. Vineyard Wind announced Tuesday it’s seeking proposals for an acoustic monitoring system to detect and track the ...
21:42 2019-05-21

Microsoft’s Azure Kinect Developer Kit begins shipping in the U.S. and China Today at its Inspire conference in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced that Azure Kinect Developer Kit is generally available and shipping in the U.S. and China.Read More...
22:56 2019-07-11

Google's potential Android replacement, Fuchsia, now has a developer site After having a hand in the disappearance of mobile operating systems like Symbian and BlackBerry, Google wants to insure that even if Android is someday way past its prime, it has another OS waiting in the wings. So Google has built up a team of more...
02:14 2019-06-30

Rolls-Royce EV Electrification is coming to Rolls-Royce, but customers looking to buy a full-electric vehicle will have to wait. The first such vehicle will likely arrive in 2026, but it remains unclear which model will be electrified first....
04:28 2019-09-29

Copper, which develops CRM tools for G Suite, raises $15 million Copper, a San Francisco-based developer of G Suite customer relationship management tools, has received an extension to its series C funding round.Read More...
18:14 2019-05-22

New mail and messaging tools expected for iPhones, WWDC Against storm cloud of controversy, Apple will try to wow app makers with new features for their apps and upgraded tools for recent iPhones.        ...
19:28 2019-05-30

Be a social media star with the LG G8's powerful camera tools Advertorial by LG: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimerIf you're looking for the best camera to spice up your Instagram feed, look no further than the highly acclaimed LG G8. Its versatile camer...
11:00 2019-06-20

New tools can help turn your retirement savings into a steady paycheck Retirees face the same big dilemma: how to make their retirement savings last. New personalized tools aim to help identify which accounts to pull your money from and when....
19:14 2019-07-23

Anker Makes Electric Lawn Tools Now, And You Can Get Them On Sale Well, it’s come to this. Having thoroughly conquered the worlds of phone charging, home security, weight tracking, and wireless headphones (among many others), Anker’s next big foray is into the world of power tools....
15:42 2019-05-30

I Replaced the Struts on My Nissan Pao and Got Spoiled By a Lift and Air Tools One of the things my Pao has needed from the day I got it was a new set of front shocks. The ones on the car were totally shot, making all kinds of scary clunking noises and ending every speed bump with a jarring BANG that made me wet my pants, just ...
20:14 2019-06-11

Best business accessories of 2019: Tech tools to help you be more productive It's no secret that the modern office is becoming increasingly populated with gadgets and tools aimed at improving connectivity, efficiency and productivity.But how can you spot the products that will give you that extra boost?We've rounded...
17:00 2019-06-16

U.S., Japan may need more tools to shore up banking system: Fed's Rosengren The United States and Japan may need to shore up bank oversight to prepare for economic downturns, the head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston warned on Friday....
11:56 2019-06-21

Dark-alley defense: Tech tools to keep you safe "One of the best gadgets you can have is a doorstop." Douglas White has been in the personal security business for nearly 30 years. He started training in martial arts 24 years ago, and he's been a bail enforcement agent -- a bounty hunter -- f...
17:14 2019-08-29

Instagram is hoping to combat cyber bullying via two new tools Instagram has had a major problem with online bullying on its platform and Adam Mosseri, the head of the Facebook-owned company, says he’d rather have fewer users than allow bullies to thrive. But, instead of blocking posts or banning off...
08:28 2019-07-09

How to repair a hole in drywall in a few simple steps — and the tools you need to do it Amazon No matter how careful you try to be, it's only a matter of time before your home's drywall accumulates a few dents, dings, and holes that are going to require some home repair. Instead of paying an expensive handyman to do the work, you can e...
22:00 2019-09-02

EXPLAINER-What tools could Trump use to get U.S. firms to quit China? Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA."....
05:00 2019-08-24

Trump reaching limit on China tariffs — but has other tools President Trump has nearly reached the limit in terms of what he can do with tariffs as part of the trade war with China and would have to use other tools to increase pressure....
20:56 2019-08-07

Ex-Giant: Eli Manning finally has tools to show he’s not the problem “As soon as he got in the locker room, we realized he wasn’t a diva, he was very good at just wanting to be just one of the guys. He tried to earn the things the right way and not through his draft status.” The Giants hope that one day that’s what Da...
00:14 2019-09-06

BOJ Kuroda: G20 reaffirms commitment to use all tools to fight risks Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Sunday the Group of 20 finance leaders reaffirmed their commitment to use all policy tools if risks to their economies materialize....
12:56 2019-06-09

Pinterest introduces new video tools for brands and creators Pinterest has introduced features to help creators and brands reach viewers more easily. Among the highlights is an improved uploading tool.Read More...
17:14 2019-07-10

Dropbox Revamps Its App to Combine Work Tools in One Spot Dropbox has announced a major update of its core software that will pull together a variety of work-related tools into one spot, part of the company's continued push to offer higher-profit services......
10:42 2019-06-12

TigerGraph raises $32 million for graph database tools Graph database startup TigerGraph has raised $32 million for its database-as-a-service suite, TigerGraph Cloud. It's now generally available.Read More...
10:42 2019-09-25

Facebook’s fundraising tools have raised over $2 billion, fast In the few years since Facebook introduced fundraising tools, people on the social network have raised $2 billion for charities.       ...
15:00 2019-09-19

Explainer: What tools could Trump use to get U.S. firms to quit China? Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA."....
03:00 2019-08-24

The Latest: Regulators approve new tools to fight robocalls NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on fighting robocalls (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Federal regulators are giving phone companies the right to block unwanted calls without getting customers’ permission first. Thursday’s vote by the Federal Com...
18:28 2019-06-06

Facebook’s New Content Moderation Tools Put Posts in Context The audit noted that asking reviewers "to consider whether the user was condemning or discussing hate speech, rather than espousing it, may reduce errors.”...
14:14 2019-07-03

Dear network operators, please use the existing tools to fix security The internet's security and stability would be significantly improved if network operators implemented protocols that were already written into technical standards and if vendors provided better tools for fixing security....
10:42 2019-09-23

UPDATE 1-German property developer Isaria prepares for sale or IPO -sources Buyout group Lone Star is preparing German residential property developer Isaria for a potential sale or stock market listing in the autumn, hoping to benefit from buoyant real estate valuations, people close to the matter said....
17:42 2019-05-22

Netherlands vegetable seed developer wins World Food Prize DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A seed developer from the Netherlands credited with introducing high quality disease-resistant vegetable seeds to more than 60 countries including the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia is the 2019 recipient of the World Food...
17:28 2019-06-10

Ooblets Is Epic Exclusive, Developer Puts Expected Backlash In Perspective Ooblets is one of those games that just oozes effortless charm. It’s not even out yet, but the gooey, chewy mash up of Animal Crossing, Harvest Moon, and Pokémon has already earned its fair share of salivating admirers. Today, the game’s developers a...
04:00 2019-08-02

Minion Masters developer BetaDwarf raises $6.6 million for ‘friendshipping’ games BetaDwarf has raised $6.6 million in funding to make more "friendshipping games," which go beyond the co-op Forced and Minion Masters titles.Read More...
15:00 2019-09-13

Brazil developer Cyrela board approves share offering - filing The board of Cyrela Brazil Realty SA Empreendimentos e Participacoes has approved a primary share offering, the property developer said on Monday in a securities filing....
01:14 2019-09-03

Borderlands 2 Developer Explains Why The Game Is Filled With Weird, Hidden Cubes Popular YouTube channel Boundary Break, who has popped up on Kotaku multiple times, has released a new video where he explores Borderlands 2. But this time the channel was able to get a developer from the studio behind Borderlands, Gearbox, to actual...
00:56 2019-08-05

Major real estate developer takes on Trump's immigration policy The construction industry is heavily dependent on Hispanic and Latino workers, a workforce that diminished during the last housing crisis and has not come close to full recovery. A major developer sent this letter to his employees....
19:56 2019-07-22

FBI Served Secret Subpoenas to a Video Game Developer, Antivirus Maker, and More The names of more than 120 companies secretly served FBI subpoenas for their customers’ personal data were revealed on Friday, including a slew of U.S. banks, cellphone providers, and a leading antivirus software maker.Read more......
14:42 2019-09-21

Crushed by U.S. Sanctions, Iran Pins Economic Hopes on Mall Developer Faced with a U.S. campaign to choke Iran of capital and investment, Saeed Mohammed of the country’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is trying to find ways to keep the lifeblood of his country’s economy flowing....
17:14 2019-07-09

Developer of Checkm8 explains why iDevice jailbreak exploit is a game changer Enlarge / The bootrom of an Apple Watch Series 3, as shown through a hex viewer. Yep, Apple Watches series 1, 2, and 3 are also vulnerable to Checkm8. Often, when new iOS jailbreaks become public, the event is bittersweet. The exploit allowing peo...
16:00 2019-09-28

Developer’s Close Call With Raccoons Somehow Inspired Noir Detective Game During a PAX-adjacent Microsoft event in Seattle last week, I’d just finished playing the demo of Backbone, a noir detective game starring a raccoon in a rainy, animal-run Vancouver. I was fascinated by the setting, the themes, and the dialogue. Reco...
00:42 2019-09-12

Apple announces developer iPhones with root access for security research For all we’ve made fun of Apple‘s walled garden here, every once in a while, the company opens up just a bit. Case in point: today the company revealed it would be producing a limited amount of iOS ‘Security Research Devices.’ These appear to basical...
02:14 2019-08-09

Apple releases iOS 13.2 developer beta with Deep Fusion camera feature Apple's beta iOS update includes the new computational photography feature Deep Fusion, enabling iPhone 11s to increase photo detail using multiple images.Read More...
06:00 2019-10-03

WWDC 2019: Meet Apple's youngest app developer, Ayush Apple's student scholarship program brings in kids from around the world to attend the WWDC developer conference. A 10-year-old won the contest.        ...
12:14 2019-06-05

Apple sued by app developer for alleged patent infringement, antitrust violation An app developer is accusing Apple of patent infringement and antitrust violations in a new lawsuit filed Friday in Delaware federal court. Blix, the maker of an email client called Blue Mail, alleged......
21:42 2019-10-04

How Salesforce got its developer conference right, while Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Google lost their way Salesforce made developers and admins the stars at TrailheaDX 2019. Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Facebook failed to do the same at their developer conferences....
04:00 2019-06-17

Boy killed on San Francisco Bay boating trip; wealthy Mexican developer arrested Javier Burillo, 57, faces charges including vehicular manslaughter with a vessel and operating a boat while under the influence, police say.        ...
18:42 2019-09-17

Rolls-Royce Phantom Despite the rapid sales success of the hulking Cullinan, the Phantom remains the brand's pinnacle model since its 2018 model year redesign. Considering that the current model replaced the Phantom VII, which launched in 2003, the large sedan likely ha...
11:14 2019-09-28

U.S. Air Force rolls out new uniforms The U.S. Air Force issued its new Operational Camouflage Pattern uniforms to recruits entering basic military training -- utility uniforms identical to those of the U.S. Army....
20:14 2019-10-07

Gennady Golovkin rolls on Gennady Golovkin's Big Drama Show is back and with it the cold reality of the mismatch. Sean Nam reports The post Gennady Golovkin rolls on appeared first on Boxing News....
19:56 2019-06-10

Rolls-Royce Cullinan Since the Cullinan's late 2018 launch, sales have been brisk. The crossover remains mostly unchanged for the 2020 model year. Rolls is adding one notable interior design option that has become a hallmark for the brand: a starlight headliner. Going fo...
21:42 2019-09-30

Rolls-Royce Ghost The Ghost, the smaller sedan in Rolls-Royce's lineup, will likely keep its exterior similar to the current-generation model when the redesign is unveiled in 2020....
01:42 2019-09-28

MonsoonCon rolls into Tucson TUCSON – Monsoon is here and photographers and storm chasers in Southern Arizona are excited for the summer storms. They got together Saturday for Monsooncon to talk about their passion. This year’s theme was “Train, Equip, Connect.” Attendees ...
08:00 2019-06-23

E3: Nintendo Rolls Out New Games The biggest video game event of the year is underway in Los Angeles. The future of gaming is on display at E3. On Tuesday Nintendo executives unveiled the company’s newest offerings. New “Zelda” and “Resident Evil” games...
06:28 2019-06-12

Rolls-Royce Dawn Rolls-Royce's only droptop model will carry on for the foreseeable future. But it is relatively early in its life cycle. Before the addition of the Cullinan crossover, the Dawn was the newest nameplate in the portfolio. A redesigned Dawn could debut ...
21:42 2019-09-30

MTA’s new ‘tap-and-go’ payment system rolls out The MTA rolled out its new “tap-and-go” fare payment system at more than a dozen stations in Manhattan and Brooklyn on Friday — but the new tech is already confounding straphangers. “It doesn’t work. It’s supposed to,” said one man as he tried ...
02:01 2019-06-01

Find Recovery Tools Using Google's Resources on Opioid Addiction This week, the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma, makers of Oxycontin, agreed to at least $12 billion in settlements over the company’s role in the opioid crisis, though without admitting any actual accountability. Roughly half the states and local go...
19:28 2019-09-13

These Cordless Yard Tools Are Dirt Cheap, And Ready For Fall It’s 2019, and your lawn tools don’t need to run on gas anymore. Worx’s eBay storefront is currently blowing out a couple of 20V cordless tool bundles, with an extra 15% off at checkout.Read more......
19:28 2019-08-21

Don't dictate to your kids. Negotiating has more impact and gives them tools for life. Encourage your children to challenge your thinking and try to stay neutral about theirs. They'll keep sharing and learn how to negotiate with anyone.        ...
12:28 2019-06-22

Adobe Shows Off First Research for Tools to Detect Manipulated Photos Photoshop has long been one of the primary sources of manipulated photos and imagery, so in an attempt to counter the fake news epidemic, Adobe has also started developing tools that can both detect when an image has been manipulated, and reverse the...
18:56 2019-06-14

Brazil's central bank to use most efficient FX intervention tools -director Brazil's central bank will use the most efficient tools at its disposal whenever it intervenes in the foreign exchange market, the bank's director of monetary policy Bruno Serra Fernandes said on Friday....
15:14 2019-09-27

Dishing out more drugs won’t stop the pain. Doctors need new tools | Ann Robinson As a GP, I know opioids have their place. But we shouldn’t be complacent about a US-style crisis happening in BritainGrowing concern about the prescription of drugs that cause dependence has been backed up by a recent report from Public Health Englan...
16:42 2019-09-15

Google unveils new security tools for Assistant, Maps, YouTube Google has introduced new tools for its Maps and YouTube platforms, which are part of the company's aim for greater security following repeated privacy concerns in the technology industry....
16:00 2019-10-02

Facebook Unveils New Video Tools, Instagram Scheduling Feature Facebook has announced some new features to its video capabilities and now publishers will have more tools to use with its Watch Party and Creator Studio tools....
12:14 2019-09-17

BlackRock program to test tools to boost saving by individuals BlackRock Inc has teamed up with Mastercard Inc , United Parcel Service Inc and Etsy Inc among other organizations, to build and test tools to help individuals start saving for emergencies....
18:56 2019-10-03

Tuesday's Best Deals: Milwaukee Tools, Thermopop, Otterbox, Backcountry, and More A Savage x Fenty Gold Box, catnip toys, RAVPower battery pack exclusive, and a Ring security system lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web....
21:14 2019-09-10

The sharpest tools: Meeting Britain's shed-based car makers Joe Mason’s flourishing farm-based Reliant business was started back in 2002 Britain’s cottage industry is thriving. We visit some low-volume manufacturers in Worcestershire – and sample their wares Men (and women) in sheds, building cars are, sur...
15:56 2019-08-19

Discovery of ancient tools in Sri Lanka sheds light on evolution Tiny stone tools -- known as microliths -- discovered in a Sri Lankan cave have been vital in examining how hunter-gatherers adapted in prehistoric times....
06:00 2019-10-05

Dropbox revamps its software to combine work tools in one spot Cloud storage provider Dropbox Inc on Tuesday announced a major update of its core software that will pull together a variety of work-related tools into one spot, part of the company's continued push to offer higher-profit services beyond raw storag...
20:14 2019-06-11

Mules, Tools And Old Bricks: Rebuilding Great Wall Of China Nature, time, neglect and millions of footsteps have taken their toll on the Great Wall of China leaving much of it crumbling, but repairing it can be painstaking -- and controversial -- work....
16:28 2019-06-28

Adobe adds new AI tools in Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2020 Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2020 are now available, and both have some new AI-enabled features. The simplified versions of the company's flagship creative applications help amateurs edit high-quality photos and videos, and with the new...
21:14 2019-10-03

Lyft adds in-app 911 and prominent license plates to its safety tools Lyft is joining Uber in responding to the death of a college student with improved safety features. To begin with, it's adding an Uber-style option to call 911 from within the app -- if there's an emergency, you won't have to switch a...
01:28 2019-05-22

World’s Oldest Stone Tools and Weapons Found in Ethiopia Researchers have unearthed some deliberately sharpened tools that date from over 2.5 million years ago. These artifacts are changing our understanding of the invention of tools and showing that our ancestors may have used a variety of basic technolog...
20:56 2019-06-04

Coders are making a killing in 2019—this $50 bundle will teach you their top tools Comprehensive excellence is the hallmark of The Complete Computer Programming Super Bundle, a mammoth collection of courses now offered by TNW Deals at an attention-grabbing $36, over 90 percent off the regular price with promo code: 20LEARN20....
15:42 2019-10-03

Stop Changing Diapers, and Potty Train Your Kid Already With These Essential Tools When it came to potty training our kids, we had two wildly different experiences. In one, we simply left a potty in the bathroom, and they pretty much taught themselves....
02:00 2019-09-06

Microsoft seems very proud of its smart contract auditing tools for blockchain Microsoft is very proud of its Azure Blockchain-powered smart contract auditing tools for Ethereum – so much so it decided to flaunt some of the benefits of the software in a new blog post. “One of the key drivers making blockchain-based applications...
14:28 2019-06-04

Centre of the Milky Way exploded while humans' ancestors were already using tools The centre of the Milky Way exploded emitting a giant beam of energy while the ancestors of humans were already using stone tools, new research has revealed....
18:00 2019-10-07

Google Maps could save your life with new tools for natural disasters Google Maps is useful for finding directions to a gas station or discovering new restaurants in your neighborhood, but it could also save your life during a natural disaster. On Thursday, Google announced that its SOS Alerts, which were introduced tw...
01:00 2019-06-07

Facebook releases tools to flag harmful content on GitHub Facebook wants to rid the internet of garbage. But it can't do that alone. So today, it's making two of its photo- and video-flagging technologies open-source and available on GitHub. It hopes the algorithms will help others find and remove...
19:28 2019-08-02

Fish Cannons, Koi Herpes and Other Tools to Combat Invasive Carp Researchers are experimenting with a Rube Goldberg-esque mix of tactics to control hearty, nonnative swimmers that re-engineer nutrient-rich Midwest waters....
18:56 2019-06-04

Oracle updates SaaS tools with more AI, more industry-specific features Oracle extends the capabilities and reach of its Digital Assistant across its cloud applications, while also adding features across its applications for specific verticals....
08:00 2019-09-18

Man With Burglary Tools Arrested Outside Singer Taylor Swift's Home An Iowa man who traveled to small-town Rhode Island planning to "visit" pop superstar Taylor Swift has been arrested and charged with possession of burglary tools, police said Tuesday....
07:56 2019-07-24

Researchers Want to Build Fake Photo Detection Tools Right Into Our Cameras There are ways in which digital forensics experts can identify if an image has been manipulated, but there’s certainly room for improvement, especially at a time when faking images is only getting easier, more realistic, and, most insidiously, more c...
20:42 2019-05-28

Google improves speech recognition for Contact Center tools A series of new and improved features for Google's contact center AI should make it easier for developers to build high-quality voice bots and generate more accurate transcriptions....
00:42 2019-07-24

Stone tools hint that our first human ancestors lived all over Africa We thought the first Homo species evolved in East Africa 2.8 million years ago, but stone tools from Algeria suggest our origins may have spanned the continent...
16:42 2019-05-21

GoDaddy's new solution bundles a website builder with marketing tools Web hosting provider GoDaddy has launched a new solution called Websites + Marketing which pairs an easy-to-use website builder with a suite of marketing tools to help small businesses grow and reach new customers.Alongside its new offering, the comp...
01:14 2019-09-18

Police need intercept tools as mobile networks develop: Europol European law enforcement agencies set to lose the ability to tap criminals' mobile devices with the launch of 5G technology must be brought into discussions earlier when communications networks are modernized, the new head of Europol told Reuters....
08:56 2019-07-18

Dropbox announces new integrations with audio, video and transcription tools Dropbox said today's slate of integrations are focused on its media clients, noting that the media professionals are among the most active Dropbox users in the world....
02:00 2019-07-18

Schiff to subpoena Russian-born developer after he skips Capitol Hill interview The House Intelligence Committee announced plans Friday to subpoena Felix Sater, after the Russian-born real estate developer tied to the Trump Organization's past plans to build a Trump Tower in Moscow failed to appear for an interview on Capitol Hi...
19:42 2019-06-21

Alaska mine developer Northern Dynasty wins U.S. EPA reprieve, shares soar The Trump administration said on Tuesday it would lift an Obama-era restriction on the world's biggest undeveloped gold and copper resource owned by Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd, sending the Canadian company's shares soaring....
17:56 2019-07-31

Homeless people reject developer's offer of 'free money' to leave area In a bizarre stunt Friday, an elf-costumed real estate developer threw money at residents of a homeless camp in California in an effort to entice them to leave....
16:56 2019-07-13

UPDATE 2-Real estate developer Group Mach makes formal bid for Transat Quebec real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Friday it had formally tabled an offer for Transat AT Inc that was higher than Air Canada's earlier bid for the Canadian travel operator....
04:42 2019-06-15

Australian developer LendLease lands $15 billion project with Google; shares surge Australia's LendLease Group on Thursday said it secured a contract with Alphabet Inc's Google to develop $15 billion worth of residential and retail space in Silicon Valley, sending the builder's stock to a more than eight-month high....
07:28 2019-07-18

Microsoft's Windows Insider chief Sarkar is is moving to a new developer-relations role Microsoft is on a hunt for a new head for its Windows insider program, as Dona Sarkar takes a new position focused on advocacy for Microsoft's Power Platform....
18:28 2019-10-07

Fashion elite shun Hudson Yards’ The Shed over developer’s Trump ties Hudson Yards’ nonprofit arts center, The Shed, has been shunned by the fashion elite since developer Stephen Ross’ Trump ties were exposed in early August. Sources say that Michael Kors, Vera Wang and the Academy of Art University were all slated to ...
10:00 2019-09-01

Real-Estate Developer Howard Hughes Hires Adviser to Explore Possible Sale Howard Hughes Corp. is exploring strategic options including a possible sale of the company, a move that comes as the real-estate developer has received a chilly reception from Wall Street....
05:00 2019-06-28

MG Motor India And Tech Partners Launch A New Developer And Grant Program For Startups MG Motor has launched a new program for startups which have some unique and innovative ideas and will be investing up to Rs. 25 lakh on selected startups....
21:00 2019-09-25

Oculus Quest developer shares tricks to optimize Rift and Vive ports An early third-party Quest developer says that surprising art optimizations make a huge difference in enabling Oculus Rift apps to run on mobile hardware.Read More...
20:42 2019-06-17

The Kyrgios one-man circus rolls into Paris "With two completed matches on clay, a petulant tournament default in Rome and character assassinations of some of the game\u0027s leading players, Nick Kyrgios\u0027s French Open build-up has been more or less normal by his unorthodox standards."...
10:28 2019-05-23

Tesla rolls out fix for Dog Mode overheating bug You don't have to worry about Rover roasting due to that Dog Mode bug. The company has confirmed to Engadget that it's rolling out a fix for a flaw that disabled the automatic temperature regulation if you manually set the fan. You can le...
23:56 2019-08-02

Facebook Rolls Out Dating Feature in U.S. Facebook is bringing its dating service to the U.S. after launching it in roughly 20 countries since last year. The matchmaking service is expected to compete with established online-dating platforms such as Tinder, OkCupid and Match.com....
07:56 2019-09-06

SUV crashes, rolls through suburban Ill. mall Police have arrested a man who drove through the corridors of a suburban Chicago mall before crashing into a clothing store. (Sept. 20)        ...
01:14 2019-09-21

GGG KO's Rolls in Round 4, is 'ready for Canelo' Gennady Golovkin made sure there would not be a repeat of Andy Ruiz Jr.'s massive upset over Anthony Joshua, knocking out Steve Rolls in the fourth round Saturday....
09:28 2019-06-09

Oracle rolls out Analytics for Fusion ERP The first Oracle Analytics for Applications service is here. The ERP analytics offering will eventually be joined by counterparts for human capital management, customer experience and supply chain management....
08:00 2019-09-18

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Is Too Small Recently, I pulled up to a hotel after a long, regrettable four-hour drive across the barren and highway-ridden land that is much of the state of Texas. Out front sat a slate-gray SUV, appropriately positioned for photos from passerby as soon as they...
00:42 2019-09-17

GGG stops Rolls with massive 4th-round KO Gennady Golovkin made sure there would not be a repeat of Andy Ruiz Jr.'s massive upset over Anthony Joshua, knocking out Steve Rolls in the fourth round Saturday....
05:56 2019-06-09

Tesla rolls out insurance in California Tesla Inc said on Wednesday it was launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California, its biggest market, lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles....
07:00 2019-08-29

Last publication rolls off the press in Tucson TUCSON – The last papers rolled off the press today at the Arizona Daily Star’s printing press. Both the Arizona Daily Star and Bear Essential News ended their newspaper production in Tucson. Back in May, it was announced that printing fo...
10:00 2019-07-12

Rockstar rolls out its own PC games launcher Following other publishers such as EA and Ubisoft, Rockstar Games is rolling out a games launcher for Windows PC. It'll pull your Rockstar titles together in one place, including those you've bought through other stores such as Steam (thoug...
00:28 2019-09-18

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineu...
07:42 2019-09-20

Thursday's Best Deals: DASH Air Fryer, Autel Car Tools, Mountain Hardwear, and More A DASH Compact Air Fryer, an Autel Professional Car Repair Tool Gold Box, and 65% Off Original Price on Select Items lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
18:00 2019-08-08

Manny Machado Calls Eric Byrnes And Dan Plesac The "Biggest Tools Out There" Manny Machado, while lounging at home and watching MLB Network last night, decided to pop off his shirt, log into Instagram, and get some things off his chest. What followed was a solid three minutes of Machado shitting on MLB Network commentators Da...
22:00 2019-07-17

Power tools firm Husqvarna CEO sees battery restraints for another decade The head of Husqvarna, the world's biggest gardening power tools maker, said it could take another decade before batteries on the market have enough range to electrify some of the company's still petrol-driven products....
18:14 2019-07-16

Acronis raises $147 million for tools that back up, protect, and restore data Backup and recovery solutions provider Acronis has raised $147 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs, valuing the company at $1 billion.Read More...
22:00 2019-09-18

Health Recovery Solutions raises $10 million for patient monitoring tools Health Recovery Solutions, a New Jersey-based company developing remote patient monitoring solutions for health systems, has raised $12 million.Read More...
03:00 2019-09-06

Surprise Discovery of 45,000-Year-Old Tools in Mongolia Indicates Early Human Migration Stone tools uncovered in Mongolia by an international team of archaeologists indicate that modern humans traveled across the Eurasian steppe about 45,000 years ago, about 10,000 years earlier than archaeologists previously believed. ...
18:28 2019-08-21

Complex stone tools in China may re-write our species' ancient history A cache of sophisticated stone tools from a cave in China date back 170,000 years – perhaps a sign that our species arrived in East Asia earlier than we thought...
16:42 2019-05-21

Bipartisan group of lawmakers seeks restraints on export of surveillance tools The request follows media reports indicating some companies may be providing powerful capabilities to foreign governments that in turn are using them to surveil journalists, political dissidents and U.S. citizens....
14:32 2019-05-21

Fitbit app updated: Redesigned for greater personalization and easier access to tools With the recent launch of new wearables in March, Fitbit has been working on a smartphone app redesign to help users personalize their experience while improving access to tools in the app....
16:28 2019-06-28

Tools and tunes: 14 unique, geeky, affordable Father's Day gifts for 2019 Our theme this year is tools and tunes. We've got cool tools and rockin' audio gear that any dad is sure to love (and that you can't find at your local big box store)....
18:14 2019-05-29

Sunday's Best Deals: Bike Tools, Menswear, USB-C Chargers, Kindle Books, and More A big Kindle ebook sale, a bunch of menswear deals on Amazon, and travel-friendly bike repair tools lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
17:14 2019-06-23

Hotel-booking tricks, tips and tools to try if you want to score a deal on your next trip Tired of spending most of your travel budget on sleeping accommodations? Here are some tricks to cut hotel costs, including making use of memberships.       ...
20:14 2019-09-16

UPDATE 1-Brazil central bank to use most efficient FX intervention tools -director Brazil's central bank will use the most efficient tools at its disposal whenever it intervenes in the foreign exchange market, the bank's director of monetary policy Bruno Serra Fernandes said on Friday....
16:00 2019-09-27

Kobo debuts Libra H2O e-reader, updates software with more tools for readers Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Nearly one year after releasing the Forma e-reader, Kobo returns today with a new slab dubbed the Kobo Libra H2O. The $169 e-reader retains the skeleton of the Forma, but is actually a smaller device. It has a ...
08:14 2019-09-04

Local teachers compete in 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools The contest specializes in trades including manufacturing, welding, construction, automotive and agriculture mechanics. / Courtesy: Getty Images TUCSON –Two Tucson high school teachers are among to semifinalists for the 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for ...
20:42 2019-07-17

UPDATE 5-Quebec real estate developer tops Air Canada buyout offer for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.9 million), topping an earlier offer from Air Canada....
01:14 2019-06-05

UPDATE 4-Quebec real estate developer tops Air Canada buyout offer for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.9 million), topping an earlier offer from Air Canada....
00:14 2019-06-05

Real estate developer Group Mach drops bid for Canadian tour operator Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc has dropped its C$528 million ($405 million) takeover proposal for Transat AT Inc after the Canadian tour operator accepted a lower offer from Air Canada last week....
18:28 2019-07-04

Final Fantasy 8 Release Date News: Developer confirms more features for PS4, Xbox, Switch Square Enix staff have confirmed more features for the upcoming Final Fantasy VIII Remaster that's due to hit consoles this year - here's everything you need to know....
09:42 2019-06-23

Python is eating the world: How one developer's side project became the hottest programming language on the planet Frustrated by programming language shortcomings, Guido van Rossum created Python. With the language now used by millions, Nick Heath talks to van Rossum about Python's past and explores what's next....
03:56 2019-07-12

UPDATE 2-Quebec real estate developer tops Air Canada buyout offer for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.91 million), topping an earlier offer from Air Canada....
18:42 2019-06-04

China rolls out new measures to spur car sales China said on Thursday it is stopping local governments from imposing new restrictions on car purchases and cancelling existing ones that apply to new energy vehicles, as it looks to spur consumption amid a slowing economy....
12:00 2019-06-06

Buttigieg rolls out healthcare plan: 'Medicare for all who want it' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg released details of a healthcare plan that he has dubbed "Medicare for all who want it," further distancing himself from progressive rivals who want to abolish private health insurance in favor of "Med...
16:14 2019-09-19

Trump administration rolls out changes to Endangered Species Act The Trump Administration is rolling out changes to the landmark Endangered Species Act. The changes will allow the federal government to put an economic cost on saving a species and end blanket protections for newly listed species. The Trump admminsi...
03:00 2019-08-13

Twitter rolls out filter for potentially offensive DMs Twitter is quickly acting on plans to filter potentially offensive direct messages. It's rolling out the filter to all users on Android, iOS and the web. As during the test, there isn't much mystery to how this works. If a message contai...
00:28 2019-10-01

$17,000 hatchback from Vietnam rolls out to take on Ford, Toyota VinFast, which will start delivering cars to customers Monday, wants to be the first Vietnamese company to succeed at challenging foreign rivals such as Toyota, Ford and Honda in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies....
15:00 2019-06-14