Amazon Lied About Giving Alexa Listeners Customer Details?

Amazon team members speaking under the conditions of anonymity have now come forward to reveal that Alexa Data Services employees listening in on Alexa interactions are granted access to customer location data, Bloomberg reports. Specifically

Smart Speakers To Surge Past Tablets By 2021 – Report

Smart speaker usage will skyrocket over the next three years, according to the most recent analysis by Canalys, jumping by almost double in 2019 before overtaking tablets in 2021. Up from the 114 million units

Google Increasing Taiwan Focus With New Consumer Electronics Projects

Developments and build-outs in Taiwan are increasingly important in Google’s plans across a wide span of the technology spectrum covering hardware, according to a recent report from Counterpoint Research. That’s highlighted further by plans for

Amazon Employees Listening In On Your Alexa Conversations

An international team of artificial intelligence engineers and other experts related to the field of consumer-grade AI and home automation is regularly listening in on people’s conversations with Alexa, according to a new report citing

Google Cloud Improved To Make Developers’ Lives Easier

Google Cloud offers several new and enhanced services and features that may help businesses take better advantage of artificial intelligence and machine learning. These new services are already in beta, and these include the AI

AI Learns Much Faster Without Sample Data Redundancy – Report

New research from North Carolina State University’s computer science division may lead to a breakthrough in the way AI is trained, reducing the time needed for an AI system to learn to recognize a given

AI Learns Much Faster Without Sample Data Redundancy – Report

New research from North Carolina State University’s computer science division may lead to a breakthrough in the way AI is trained, reducing the time needed for an AI system to learn to recognize a given

Google’s Top Brain Researcher Joins Apple’s AI Efforts

Google has lost Ian Goodfellow, a foremost expert in AI research and former member of the Google Brain team, to rival company Apple. Specifically, Cupertino poached Goodfellow to be the director of machine learning in

Gmail’s Subject Line Now Uses Smart Compose

Gmail will soon let all end users get AI assistance writing subject lines based on the already-in-place Smart Compose features, based on a recently announced change noticed rolling out for the ‘Rapid Release’ segment of the service

Google Finally Gets Around To Putting John Legend In Assistant

John Legend is finally making his cameo debut on Google Assistant in the US, the search giant has revealed, after what seems to have been an extremely long wait even by Google’s standards. That means