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

MagnaChip Wants To Revolutionize Your Future Smartphone Display

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation has announced its intention to actively seek out partnerships in the OLED display industry via an initiative aimed at spreading and reducing the cost of next-gen devices featuring touch, stylus, and fingerprint

Controversial Huawei 5G Tech Aids Remote Brain Surgery

Huawei’s 5G networking technologies, facing increasing scrutiny elsewhere in the world, have now reportedly played a pivotal role for at least one brain surgery performed by physicians in China.

The surgery was performed by Ling

HOM Exodus Released: Premium Sound With An Eco-Friendly Twist

House of Marley on Tuesday launched the Exodus, the first addition to its 2019 audio portfolio that combines premium sound with the promise of a sustainable future continuously pursued by Project Marley, an internal initiative

Walmart Doubles Down On Google Assistant Support, Voice Tech

Walmart is stepping up its game and bringing new functionality for Google Assistant users with a new service that will take advantage of the company’s data centers for a more intuitive, intelligent take on voice shopping

Samsung’s Bixby Now Fluent In Four New Languages

Samsung’s AI helper, Bixby, isn’t being left out of today’s Samsung Unpacked 2019 event, with the launch of four new languages now available worldwide. The new languages include British English, German, Italian and Spanish (Spain), nearly

Armv8.1-m Architecture To Make IoT Gadgets Much Smarter

Arm, the company that creates new processor architectures and other core technologies, has announced a new architecture called Armv8.1-m, targeted toward mobile machine learning and the internet of things space. This new architecture’s potential

Android Things To Focus On Less Things Going Forward

This week Google announced that it is effectively lessening the scope of Android Things going forward.

Google did not particularly provide much reason as to why this is happening but instead said the focus of