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Amazon Creates Accent Translator to aid AI Language Development

Unlike Google that seeks to develop human-like robotic translation, Amazon is focusing on accents, and it has a patented technology for that.   Evolution shows that social mimicry is a major component of our survival mechanism, pushing...
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Alexa-based Board Games are Taking Sitting Rooms by Storm

Today, board games are more popular than ever. Now, board games are gaining a new dimension with the introduction of Amazon's Alexa.  If you're into board games, you might still be geeking over Gloomhaven. It's...
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Grocery Robots on the Rise With Kroger and Nuro

The grocery company known as Kroger will soon use the Nuro driverless delivery method for its last mile delivery. Amazon proudly announced that it now offers Whole Foods delivery in select cities recently. But the e-commerce colossus...
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With Grocery Delivery in the bag, Amazon Buys PillPack Delivery

Amazon acquired Whole Foods back in August of 2017. Recently, the company rolled out Whole-Foods grocery delivery to select locations. Now, Bezos's e-Commerce megaforce takes aim at pharmacies with its acquisition of PillPack. You can...
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The FCC is Cracking Down on Pirate Cable Boxes

The FCC has asked Amazon and eBay to stop selling fake cable boxes that run on Kodi software and bear the FCC logo illegally. Kodi (formerly XBMC for Xbox Media Center) is free media software...
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Alcove Smart Home Comes to the U.S. to Save Lives

Alcove is making it easier than ever for the elderly and people with disabilities to get the care they need when they need it. Founder and CEO Hellen Bowey is determined to revolutionize the...
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Etleap to Integrate With Amazon Redshift Using $1.5m Funding

This article details news about the company Etleap which is aimed at helping data analysts. It discusses what Etleap integrates with and how it can improve your business. From ads to articles to YouTube videos, we...
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How Techwear Like Fitbits Really Help You Sleep Better

More people buy into the techwear and smartwatches trend every day. This article explores the efficacy of various devices such as Fitbits regarding sleep quality. Even if you stop using electronics two hours before bed...
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Mirai Botnet Origins Predicts Coworking Mindset of Industry 4.0

Societies flourish when people can collaborate toward a common goal. Here we discuss the oft-destructive Mirai Botnet and how its creation highlights the future of collaboration. We saw this when early humans took down woolly...
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9 (Mostly) Household Robots That Will Change the Near Future

Household robots made a big splash this year at CES2018. But there have been developments since then, too. Given that we saw a Boston Dynamics robot open a door recently, it’s safe to say that...