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Apple Smart Speaker, Amazon Echo With Video In The Works, Reports Say

International Business Times

Smart speakers are getting increasingly popular and tech giants Google and Apple could not have been left behind in the race. While Amazon was the first to operate in the segment, Google jumped onto the bandwagon last year and now Apple is ready to give it competition. According to Apple tipster Sonny Dickson, Apple is all set to release its smart speakers soon. Dickson tweeted Thursday saying: "Apple is currently finalizing designs for their Alexa competitor, expected to be marketed as a Siri/AirPlay device."


Tech firms race to spot video violence before going viral

Daily Mail

Companies from Singapore to Finland are racing to improve artificial intelligence so software can automatically spot and block videos of grisly murders and mayhem before they go viral on social media.


The Artificial Intelligence Race Is On to Help Take Down Violent Videos

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Companies from Singapore to Finland are racing to improve artificial intelligence so software can automatically spot and block videos of grisly murders and mayhem before they go viral on social media.


Facebook Updates Video Piracy Protections, Will Give Owners Ad Revenue From Pirated Clips

International Business Times

Piracy has always been a problem for content like online video, but Facebook looks to have an unconventional pitch to content owners who've had their videos reuploaded: You'll still be able to make money on them.


Google remains a boring, tremendously successful company

Mashable

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Facebook Live killings: Why the criticism has been harsh

The Independent

Videos of two murders have been uploaded to Facebook and watched by hundreds of thousands of users over the past two weeks.



Amazon Launches New Device to Watch You Dress

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Amazon.com Inc., seeking a bigger slice of the clothing market, is casting itself as a style adviser.


Amazon wants to put a smart, Alexa-powered camera in your bedroom with Echo Look

PCWorld

You already trust your Echo to organize your calendar and select music for you, but now Amazon wants Alexa to help pick your outfit, too.