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Amazon's Alexa to chat up Microsoft's Cortana

Daily Mail

Alexa customers will be able to access Cortana's unique work-related features like booking meetings, accessing work calendars, and reading work emails. Bezos raised the idea with Nadella in May 2016 at Microsoft's annual CEO summit in Seattle, then initiating it further by forwarding Nadella a draft of a news release describing how Alexa and Cortana could work together Amazon and Microsoft have been coordinating behind the scenes to make their voice assistants communicate for over a year. Bezos raised the idea with Nadella in May 2016 at Microsoft's annual CEO summit in Seattle, then initiating it further by forwarding Nadella a draft of a news release describing how Alexa and Cortana could work together. Bezos raised the idea with Nadella in May 2016 at Microsoft's annual CEO summit in Seattle, then initiating it further by forwarding Nadella a draft of a news release describing how Alexa and Cortana would work together.


Google's voice assistant coming to speakers and appliances

Daily Mail

The AI - which rivals Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa, and Microsoft's Cortana - will now be found on a new set of third-party speakers and appliances, the company announced today at IFA the consumer electronics show in Germany. Google Assistant- which rivals Apple's Siri, Amazon's Alexa, and Microsoft's Cortana - will now be found on a new set of third-party speakers and appliances, the company announced today at IFA the consumer electronics show in Germany. Bezos raised the idea with Nadella in May 2016 at Microsoft's annual CEO summit in Seattle, then initiating it further by forwarding Nadella a draft of a news release describing how Alexa and Cortana could work together Amazon and Microsoft have been coordinating behind the scenes to make their voice assistants communicate for over a year. Bezos raised the idea with Nadella in May 2016 at Microsoft's annual CEO summit in Seattle, then initiating it further by forwarding Nadella a draft of a news release describing how Alexa and Cortana could work together.


Tesla's gigafactory revealed in latest drone footage

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Windows introduces'Cortana': Your personal digital assistant Moon's shadow crosses from coast to coast during solar eclipse Fawn falls prey to eagle at Wisconsin's Lake Noquebay Hysterical woman is comforted'after watching Annabelle: Creation' Once completed in 2020, the factory is set to become one of the biggest buildings in the world, with a final size of 10 million square feet. 'We are still less than 30 percent done, and once complete, we expect the Gigafactory to be the biggest building in the world,' Tesla said The factory will initially produce a high performance cylindrical '2170 cell' which was jointly designed and engineered by Tesla and Panasonic to offer the best performance at the lowest production cost in an optimal form factor for both electric vehicles and energy products The factory will initially produce a high performance cylindrical '2170 cell' which was jointly designed and engineered by Tesla and Panasonic to offer the best performance at the lowest production cost in an optimal form factor for both electric vehicles and energy products. 'In 2017 alone, Tesla and Panasonic will hire several thousand local employees and at peak production, the Gigafactory will directly employ 6,500 people and indirectly create between 20,000 to 30,000 additional jobs in the surrounding regions,' said Tesla'In 2017 alone, Tesla and Panasonic will hire several thousand local employees and at peak production, the Gigafactory will directly employ 6,500 people and indirectly create between 20,000 to 30,000 additional jobs in the surrounding regions.' Windows introduces'Cortana': Your personal digital assistant Moon's shadow crosses from coast to coast during solar eclipse Fawn falls prey to eagle at Wisconsin's Lake Noquebay Hysterical woman is comforted'after watching Annabelle: Creation'


Toyota joins Intel to create self-driving car 'ecosystem'

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This includes Intel, DENSO, Ericsson, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), NTT DOCOMO and both the Toyota InfoTechnology Center Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. Also joining the consortium are DENSO, Ericsson, Intel, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), and NTT DOCOMO. Earlier this week, Intel announced plans for a fleet of self-driving cars following its completion of the purchase of Israeli autonomous technology firm Mobileye. Silicon Valley giant Intel on Wednesday announced plans for a fleet of self-driving cars following its completion of the purchase of Israeli autonomous technology firm Mobileye.


The self driving carriage pulled by HORSES

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While the company's press release doesn't mention anything about the pod's glass exterior, concept images reveal that it may be able to change color and appearance Two horses can pull the The VIVA model, but the vehicle can also run autonomously, on its electric motors alone. While the company's press release doesn't mention anything about the pod's glass exterior, concept images reveal that it may be able to change color and appearance. The vehicle has four seats and according to CAMAL's, it's similar in size to a limousine, with a'living room' like interior While not much information has been revealed about the interior, the passenger seat's are asymmetrical, facing each other For example, its Edit concept, designed for the Open Source Vehicle technology, is a modular car with changeable body molds. The modular technology allows users to easily embed several autonomous driving technologies, including lidars and sensors.


Amazon's Echo now doubles up as an intercom

Daily Mail

To set up the intercom users have to go into the settings page in the Alexa app and name the device based on the room it is in. The intercom feature can be activated by users saying'Alexa call the sitting room' or'Alexa drop in on the bedroom'. The intercom feature can be activated by users saying'Alexa call the sitting room' or'Alexa drop in on the bedroom.' MailOnline has contacted Amazon for more information on the Amazon Echo intercom feature.


Chinese online retailer developing one-ton delivery drones

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China's biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries. China's biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries. China's biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., has announced plans to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries. JD.com operates its own nationwide network of thousands of delivery stations manned by 65,000 employees Drone delivery in China and other countries faces hurdles including airspace restrictions and the need to avoid collisions with birds and other obstacles.


By 2030 you won't own car as they death spiral oblivion

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Most major automakers and several other technology firms have been stepping up efforts on autonomous driving in recent years, contending these systems will eliminate the vast majority of road accidents. German luxury car maker Daimler and auto parts supplier Bosch announced plans this month to work together to create completely driverless cars in the next few years. Most major automakers and several other technology firms have been stepping up efforts on autonomous driving in recent years, contending these systems will eliminate the vast majority of road accidents. German luxury car maker Daimler and auto parts supplier Bosch announced plans this month to work together to create completely driverless cars in the next few years.


Robots will make Tesla worth as Apple says CEO Elon Musk

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The company will be rolling out three more production lines including one in the New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc (NUMMI) factory in Fremont in California is projected to build 100,000 more cars every year. The company will be rolling out three more production lines including one in the New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc (NUMMI) factory in Fremont in California which is projected to build 100,000 more cars every year. Experts suggested both claims appear to be part of a concerted effort to emphasise the company's role in the economy - and to fend off criticism from Donald Trump. Experts suggested both claims appear to be part of a concerted effort to emphasise the company's role in the economy - and to fend off criticism from Donald Trump.


Apple,Tesla ask California to change self-driving car rule

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Apple secured a permit earlier this month to test autonomous vehicles in California. Apple officially secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California on April 14. Elon Musk, chief executive of electric vehicle pioneer Tesla, announced plans last year for new electric vehicles, including a commercial truck called the Tesla Semi and a public transport bus. On Tuesday, General Motors Co said the state's proposed liability rules could make automakers liable regardless of fault for any crash.