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Voice assistants could be fooled by commands you can't even hear


Researchers in China and the United States have discovered that Apple's Siri , Amazon's Alexa , and Google's Assistant can be controlled by hidden commands undetectable to the human ear, The New York Times is reporting. That warning was borne out in April, when researchers at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign demonstrated ultrasound attacks from 25 feet away. Read More »

Vivo X21i Certified By TENAA With 6GB Of RAM, Display Notch


The Chinese mobile maker has sent an invite to launch a new handset in the country on May 29. The invite sent by Vivo includes the letter "X" which hints that the company will most likely unveil an X-series smartphone in India. It comes with a 6.28-inch near bezel-less screen - with a notch - with a 19:9 aspect ratio albeit with a full-HD+ resolution. To recall the specifications, the Vivo X21 UD is a dual-SIM smartphone that runs FunTouch OS 4.0 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. Read More »

Underwater cloaking devices may soon become reality


Hanford, at Pennsylvania State University , is taking the introductory steps to make acoustic ground cloaks. This is achieved by scattering sound waves , spreading the energy around the object making it extremely hard to detect. Water is much more of a challenge because it's denser and much less compressible than air, which limits cloak engineering options. To test this, researchers created a three-foot-tall pyramid out of steel plates and placed it underwater. Read More »

Google Makes an Improved Battery Saver Mode to Wear OS

If you're waiting for a battery saver mode, this DP is able to offer such. For now, only developers can take advantage of the preview. Since more Actions for Google Assistant are being added, the same goes for Actions on Google to Wear OS. Read More »

Automotive Wi-Fi Routers Market Analysis 2018 By Requirements, Demands and Supply


Questale is one of the top Market Research Firms globally and its reports have a proven record of leading companies/organizations to prosperity and profitability. The rapid growth in the market has attracted many local and regional vendors, offering specific application products for multiple end-users. New vendors in the market are facing tough competition from established global vendors as they struggle with technological innovations, reliability and quality issues. Read More »

US House democrats have released ads that Russians put on Facebook


What Did The Intelligence Committee Release? Thirteen Russian individuals affiliated with the troll farm were indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller in February for interfering in the 2016 USA election and conspiring to obstruct "the lawful functions of the United States government through fraud and deceit". Read More »

Does Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR)'s Growth Make it a Buy?

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in FLR . 118.31 million shares or 2.82% more from 115.07 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 67% are positive. Read More »

If I delete WhatsApp will my messages be deleted?


One way to work around this Black Dot bug is to force quit the Message app so that opening it again will take you to the inbox rather than the affected message. The iOS version of this bug is a bit different in its mechanics, but neither variants actually rely on the visible black dot character to cause the freezes and crashes. Read More »

Pixel-Branded Smartwatch Said to Launch Alongside Pixel 3 This Year


After all, Google did say that's why it killed the 3.5mm headphone jack past year, but it'll be a while until we see an actual Pixel 3 image leak to know for sure. As for the smartwatch, this will hopefully help to get Wear OS out of the rut it's now in. Google had a few missteps with the introduction of the Pixel 2, and it was forgivable given that it was only their sophomoric effort. Read More »

Neo Geo Mini is a tiny arcade machine with 40 games


Created to look like a tiny arcade cabinet, the Neo Geo mini features a joystick, four face buttons, and the traditional "start" and "select" buttons we see on most game systems. The system will include 40 titles that were included on the original. Based on the promotional material, though, games like Metal Slug , Samurai Showdown and King of Fighters, a franchise that still rocks on today, will be included. Read More »

Google's new AI feature is so human, it'll creep you out


But for non-Google devices running on Android, you'll eventually be able to use Android Auto wirelessly-so long as your device has Android P installed. This puts the company one step closer to creating the flawless assistant. Another concern is the frequency at which updates are received by the device, which according to users is very low. Read More »

Exiled: Primordial Asteroid Found Roaming Beyond Neptune


Scientists are trying to figure out how the asteroid made its way from the asteroid belt to beyond Neptune and into the Kuiper Belt. It is likely to have been formed in the very early days of our home star system, before being thrown out into the void by the gravitational pushing and pulling of the gas giant planets, which "rampaged through the Solar System, ejecting small rocky bodies". Read More »

Galaxy S8 Lite Rumored To Arrive On May 21, Renders Leak


So past form points at a few more rumours about a Galaxy S10 launch in January, followed with the actual launch in February 2019 at MWC. Since the device received the necessary certification from both agencies, it's expected to launch in the United States and in China. Read More »

Google Drive gets a new look, matches Gmail's material design


As a result, Google has launched it with far less fanfare, slipping it out in the midst of its annual Google IO developer conference. This new design will bring the Google Drive design on parity with the new design that Google rolled out for Gmail about two weeks back. Read More »

"Black dot" WhatsApp message causes Messages to crash


A warning has been issued over a "text bomb" circulating on WhatsApp that could reportedly block your access to certain apps - or, in some cases, crash your phone. The rest of your phone will be seemingly unaffected, although it might be a little slower to work until you fix the bug. Force the app to close, then create a new message using 3D Touch. Read More »

Google acquires enterprise cloud migration specialist Velostrata

Google said Wednesday that it would acquire Israel-based Velostrata , which specializes in helping companies move their internal corporate infrastructure to cloud providers. The company said the service is aimed at the migration of any workload such as analytics, file services, disaster recovery, DevOps, and database. The NetApp FabricPool feature automatically tiers cold data from primary storage to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure, reducing capacity costs. Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) might act as blessing in disguise


It has outperformed by 96.78% the S&P500. KOMORI CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:KMRCF) had a decrease of 2.3% in short interest. Ifc Fl holds 0.11% or 8,369 shares. As far as key trends that demonstrate something of the future investment potential of this stock, we need to take a closer look at the top line, first and foremost. Read More »

Pre-Order OnePlus 6 on and Get Rs 1000 Cashback


With the type of specifications the OnePlus 6 will be expected to attribute and its anticipated price will certainly not neglect its hardcore fans. So if you plan to buy the OnePlus 6 on either of those payment options, then the Gift Card can not be used against the purchase of the smartphone. Read More »

Google aiming to simplify your life with artificial intelligence


Google's likely assumption was that if your smartwatch isn't connected to your smartphone via Bluetooth, that would mean it's not in use. The new visual format newscast also uses natural language understanding to bring users a collection of articles, quotes, and videos on a single topic. Read More »

Google Assistant is not only getting smarter but chatty as well


Android P- The new version of Android will include a dashboard that will give you detailed information on how much time you spend using various apps and even allow you to set limits on how much you can use any given app. Possibly the biggest update for Google Assistant this year is Google Duplex . The highlight of this update is the addition of six new voices to choose from and with this Google Assistant now matches the voice range of Siri which has different voices categorized ... Read More »

Google tech can make phone calls for users


You could paint all of these with one brush - artificial intelligence . Google, a tech company, is devising ways to keep you from getting lost in technology. Google has released the Android P public beta for seven Android phones other than Pixel and Nexus. Basically, an Action is a specific task within an app that you commonly perform. Read More »

John Legend lending voice to Google Assistant


What this lets users do is send text messages, play music and podcasts and get information without having to leave the navigation screen and getting one's eyes off the wheel. Giving you the option for takeout or delivery, and remembering popular items. The assistant will now also integrate popular notes and lists services including Google Keep,, Todoist etc. Read More »

Google Introduces News App for iOS to Replace Newsstand


This strategy means Google News comprehends the people, things and places included in a narrative as it evolves, and joins the way they relate to one another. "With a productive conversation or disagreement requires every one to get accessibility to precisely the same info", Upstill said. "Full Coverage" will allow a user to gather contents from a story through various new sources in such a way that a user gets all the different perspectives in which the news got published across the ... Read More »

Syrian state media says Israel attacked just after U.S. quit Iran deal


There was a "detailed exchange of opinions" about the situation in Syria, "including nighttime air strikes conducted by Israel", the Kremlin said in a statement. "The most important mission today for Mr Netanyahu is to make sure that the Russian side understands that their interest is correlated and very close to ours". Read More »

Two Florida teenagers killed in Tesla crash


Officials said the vehicle was occupied by three 18-year-old males. Riley and Martinez were trapped inside the vehicle and Berry, who was seated in the backseat, was ejected from the auto. Most recently, a man crashed his Tesla Model X in Mountain View, California, in March. According to reports, Huang had complained several times to the dealer where he bought the vehicle that the car's autopilot software veered toward the same barrier on multiple occasions. Read More »

Cadillac confirms the ATS sedan is done


For now Cadillac has confirmed that the ATS Coupe will live on for now. In a statement to The Truth About Cars , Cadillac product communications specialist Donny Nordlicht says the ATS sedan has to go in order to retool GM's Lansing Grand River plant. Read More »

Hulu Live TV Guide Comes To Nintendo Switch


While its service is still in beta, Hulu with Live TV is available to anyone. "54 percent of usage is on-demand and 46 percent of usage is live". The company said during its Upfronts presentation in NY earlier this month that the majority - 78% - of viewing on its service takes place in the living room, on connected TVs. Read More »

Two Stocks in Concentration: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), FedEx Corporation (FDX)


Following the sale, the director now directly owns 20,963 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,627,162.99. The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 3 to 3 during a month. Analysts have placed a $249.58 price target on NVIDIA Corporation, suggesting a 0.36% gain from recent close. Nvidia had 39 analyst reports since November 9, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Analysts Opinions on: Intel Corporation

The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, January 25 by Macquarie Research. The stock has "Equalweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, June 24. Intel Corporation (INTC ) now trades with a market capitalization of $250.67 Billion. Riverpoint Cap Limited Liability owns 53,541 shares or 0.15% of their U.S. Read More »

Steam Link and Steam Video apps coming soon to Android


As for how you'll be playing these games away from the comforting clacking of your keyboard, the app will support "the Steam Controller , MFI controllers, and more across both platforms". The Steam Link app itself is an interesting way for the PC games giant Valve to get into the growing world of mobile games without deviating too much from the company's existing tools or services. Read More »