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Siri for Self-Drive Cars: Genius or Patenting the Obvious?

Siri for Self-Drive Cars: Genius or Patenting the Obvious?

Apple wants Siri to be the 'navigation manager' for your car. It would find the very best parking space, or what Siri believes is the best Mediterranean cuisine, using hand, eye and phone gestures,

How to Play Songs on Spotify with Siri on iPhone or iPad

Siri now supports Spotify commands, meaning you can now use Siri to request specific music be played through Spotify on iPhone, iPad, or other Siri equipped devices with Spotify. And if the iPhone or

Is Sirius XM Stock Too Boring to Hate in 2020?

Trading volume and short interest are at their lowest levels in months, but that doesn't mean Sirius XM is dead as a market-thumping stock.
Put Alexa and Siri to Work

Put Alexa and Siri to Work

Voice-activated helpers can automate life’s little chores, once you get the hang of them.
Here’s a smarter way to save money and energy in your home

Here’s a smarter way to save money and energy in your home

At CES 2020, Schneider Electric and Legrand unveiled smarter electrical panels, which allow users to track and manage energy consumption through voice-enabled apps.
Siri Doesn’t Know Who the King of Spain Is

Siri Doesn’t Know Who the King of Spain Is

Siri is apparently having a really hard time figuring out what’s going on in Spain lately. Apple’s voice assistant made headlines in the European country today for providing two answers to the

How to stop accidentally switching off noise cancellation in AirPods Pro

Sick of accidentally turning off AirPods Pro noise cancellation when you just wanted to pause or skip an audio track? Here's the fix. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

3 Great Stocks Under $10 a Share

Investors don't have to spend a fortune to own more than a handful of shares of a great company.

Siri’s been reading my messages and I love it

Siri can read out your iMessages as you receive them, and it’s super-cool. Announce Messages with Siri is audio AR -- here's how to use it. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Conversational AI Can Propel Social Stereotypes

Conversational AI Can Propel Social Stereotypes

Designers need to consider the ethics of gendering not just AI voices, but also their tone, speed, word choice, and other speech patterns.
Alexa was everywhere at CES

Alexa was everywhere at CES

With Google planning to pre-install its AI in an estimated one billion devices, Amazon wants Alexa in as many places as possible.

Check out these hidden AirPods Pro settings on your iPhone

Thought you knew all the ways to customize your AirPods Pro? What about the hidden AirPods Pro settings for squeezes, presses, and noise-canceling? (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple

Better Buy: Sirius XM vs. Spotify

Sirius XM generates more cash today, but Spotify is growing much faster.
NEON’s vision of artificial humans has Samsung’s backing but no clear purpose

NEON’s vision of artificial humans has Samsung’s backing but no clear purpose

NEON is an artificial intelligence project, aka “artificial human” project from a Samsung-backed group called STAR Labs. This is not the same as S.T.A.R. Labs from DC Comics, and the artificial human

3 Things That Can Go Right for Sirius XM Stock in 2020

Satellite radio is still going strong, and life could get even better for the platform's stock.

Warren Buffett Sold These 9 Stocks in 2019

The world's most-followed long-term investor lightened the load on a number of holdings last year.
Sengled Edison Filament Bulb brings CES 2020 back to 1879

Sengled Edison Filament Bulb brings CES 2020 back to 1879

The folks at Sengled brought a very vintage-looking piece of tech to Las Vegas this week, to CES 2020. This is the Sengled Smart LED Edison Filament Bulb, with a design that’s decidedly old-school.
Sengled Edison Filament Bulb brings CES 2020 back to 1879

Sengled Edison Filament Bulb brings CES 2020 back to 1879

The folks at Sengled brought a very vintage-looking piece of tech to Las Vegas this week, to CES 2020. This is the Sengled Smart LED Edison Filament Bulb, with a design that’s decidedly old-school.

Apple, Google and Amazon Join Forces for More Connected Smart-Homes

A new coalition (which officially launches this year) between Apple, Google, Amazon and the Zigbee Alliance will result in most new devices being compatible with each aforementioned brands’ smart-home
RoomMe expands smart home tracking with Samsung watches, Alexa, Siri, Google

RoomMe expands smart home tracking with Samsung watches, Alexa, Siri, Google

The folks at Intellithings announced this week that their smart home system RoomMe would expand with support for Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and Samsung smartwatch support. RoomMe will also have