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Microsoft Teams is getting CarPlay support for calls


Microsoft has revealed a number of features it's bringing to Teams calls. It will soon offer CarPlay support, so you can place and answer Teams calls using Siri while you're on the road. Microsoft didn't say whether it would add a similar function for Android Auto or Alexa-enabled cars. Elsewhere, Microsoft has overhauled the call interface with a streamlined design (which it unveiled at its Ignite conference) that pulls together your contacts, voicemail and call history into a single view. Other features include an option to merge calls, enhanced reverse number lookup (i.e.

Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning – What Do They Mean?


There was a time when we heard terms like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning only in sci-fi movies. But today, technological advances have brought us to a point where businesses across verticals are not only talking about, but also implementing artificial intelligence and machine learning in everyday scenarios. AI is everywhere, from gaming stations to maintaining complex information at work. Computer Engineers and Scientists are working hard to impart intelligent behavior in the machines making them think and respond to real-time situations. AI has evolved from being a research topic to being at the early stages of enterprise adoption.

Those strip lights you've seen all over TikTok are up to 34% off for Cyber Monday


FOR YOUR ROOM: Govee WiFi RBG LED Strip Lights (2 x 16.4 feet) -- save $13.40 FOR YOUR CAR: Govee RGBIC Interior Car Lights -- save $10.50 Spend any time on your TikTok FYP scrolling through dance routines, "swamp ass" candle timelapses, and Ratatousical submissions, and you're bound to see them: those rainbow strip lights hanging on the upper edges of a creator's room, flashing purple to orange to green and back again (sometimes in time with music). More often than not, they're met with an eager comments section asking one question again and again: "Where did you get those?" The online retailer has a ton of different sizes and styles of strip lights in stock, and it just so happens that several variants made by the smart home brand Govee are on sale for as little as $8.99 this Cyber Monday -- don't miss these holiday deals: Compatible with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant, this two-pack of 16.4-foot, stick-on Govee strip lights offers the best value for the money: Get it on sale for $26.59, or 34% off its suggested retail price of $39.99. Amazon has it on sale for just $8.99, or 31% off its $13 MSRP. These multicolor, app-controlled lights for your car have a built-in mic that allows them to sync with any songs on your playlists.

Cyber Monday: What you need to know before buying that cheap smart TV

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That Cyber Monday special from Best Buy sounds really enticing. Which may not be a catch at all, but it is something worth considering. Because if you have Amazon Echo speakers throughout your home, you won't be able to use them to talk to your new TCL TV. As all TV sales now tend to be "smart," they operate on different software platforms, ones you need to consider before making your purchase. Before you buy a Roku-branded TV, I have three words for you: "Wonder Woman 1984."

Top 15 Real World Applications of Artificial Intelligence


When most people hear the term Artificial Intelligence, the first thing they usually think of is robots or some famous science fiction movie like the Terminator depicting the rise of AI against humanity. Artificial intelligence refers to the simulation of human intelligence in machines that are programmed to think like humans and mimic their actions. The term may also be applied to any machine that exhibits traits associated with a human mind such as learning, analyzing, comprehending, and problem-solving. The applications of artificial intelligence in the real-world are perhaps more than what many people know. The ideal characteristic of artificial intelligence is its ability to rationalize and take actions that have the best chance of achieving a specific goal or defined operations. With the advancements of the human mind and their deep research into the field, AI is no longer just a few machines doing basic calculations.

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The banking industry is primarily a world of computers and networks. It's boggling that the bulk of the world's wealth is stored in databases, and transactions are simply the exchanges of information over networks. As impressive -- or scary -- as that might sound, artificial intelligence technologies aim to further revolutionize the way banking is done and the relationships between banks and their customers' experience. Banks never seem to be open when you need them most, such as later in the day or on holidays and weekends. Fortunately, AI in banking is one of the most impactful applications of artificial intelligence through the use of conversational assistants, or chatbots, to engage customers 24/7.

What is Machine Learning: Crash Course for iOS Machine Learning


Nowadays, people prefer using smart and interactive apps instead of basic ones. With continually evolving technologies, it is essential always to stay up-to-date. This means that the apps, games, and gadgets must change and become more dynamic. Are you wondering how all these interactive apps of the future are created? Would you like to know how come the Google Assistant understands what you're saying and can even help you with using your phone more proficiently?

Roborock's Siri-ready S6 Pure robotic vacuum and mop now $240 off


BEGIN ARTICLE PREVIEW: Today we are taking a closer look at the Roborock S6 Pure robotic vacuum and mop, now available in black for $359.99 (Reg. $599) for 9to5Mac readers. Designed to offer users a completely customizable cleaning solution, the S6 Pure mops and sweeps on your command via the companion iOS app or just by yelling at Siri. Making use of a wide array of intelligent sensors and a LiDAR navigation system, the Roborock S6 Pure offers up a more intelligent cleaning system than your average robot vac on Amazon. Head below for more details on the customized cleaning system, expanded runtime, and today’s solid Black Friday price drop for 9to5readers.  Roborock S6 robotic vacuum and mop Roborock has employed advanced navigation and a series of smart sensors for an efficient and customizable cleaning experience. Making use of a LiDAR laser navigation system, the Roborock S6 Pure intelligently maps out each room in your home (even on multiple floors),

Artificial Intelligence [4 Basics for Marketing as Home Builders & Developers]


Do you know very much about Artificial Intelligence (AI) marketing? Well lucky for you, you have come to the right place. By the end of this article, you'll learn how AI works and how you can apply it to your marketing strategies to grow your home builder business. For starters, AI is everywhere and not just the villain in those thrilling sci-fi movies you watch with your family and friends. AI is your Netflix or Amazon suggestions.

Black Friday deal: Save on the Google Home Mini


"Hey Google" might become your new favorite phrase after this year's Black Friday season. Powered by Google Assistant, this little device is a great entry point for those looking to dabble in the smart home life. Not only can you use its Bluetooth capabilities to play music from your smartphone, but you can also use it as a smart home assistant. Use it to get information about the weather, turn off the lights, make hands-free calls, set reminders, play white noise while you're sleeping, and more. In addition to the sleek white option, the Mini comes in a charcoal color for the same price. You may want to invest in several for multiple rooms in your home -- just an idea.