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Amazon Unveils Reminders And Named Timers For Alexa

Other services that can be synced with Alexa include Google Calendar and Microsoft Office. For a dinner, you could set multiple named timers to let you know when to pull specific dishes from the oven or stovetop. The site gets early info from sources inside the factories that build products like Apple's iPhones and Amazon's Echo speakers, and that info can change until a product actual... [Full Article...]

Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa

And although Amazon would surely like more than 11 percent of users to be ordering stuff on Amazon .com through their Amazon speakers, this is again a function that some scoffed at when it was first suggested. The Reminders app on iPhone is very useful. With the company's built-in AI home device, the Apple is planning to compete against early adopters of the product. [Full Article...]

Apple says payouts from App Store total $70 bn

And Amazon on Thursday announced that its Echo line of smart home hubs now lets users further customize their reminders and timers on the device - a small but useful update for two core uses of these devices. It has always been suspected that Apple will announce new MacBooks at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on June 5, 2017. Meanwhile, Google has recently made its AI assistan... [Full Article...]

Apple's Siri Speaker: Everything We Know Before WWDC 2017

The five-day conference to be attended by more than 5000 developers - who each paid $1599 after winning a lottery - is moving from San Francisco to San Jose, where it will be held for the first time since 2002. Heck, will it even have a screen? One certainty is that it will include Siri; everything else will have to wait. Apple also typically doesn't make loads of hardware announcements ... [Full Article...]

Warriors' Kerr considers returning as coach for Game 2

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant answers questions after Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Oakland , Calif. They're going to be way more aggressive in the pick-and-roll on the offensive end and defensively. The Warriors beat Cleveland for the 2015 crown but squandered a 3-1 lead a year ago as the Cavs made the greatest c... [Full Article...]

Terror in London: Attacks at Two Popular Tourist Spots

One eyewitness shouted the phrase as they stabbed victims indiscriminately, The Telegraph daily reported. At least six people were killed and almost a dozen others hospitalized following a horrific hit-and-run on the London Bridge and a vicious stabbing attack that the London police declared "terrorist incidents" last night as authorities were bracing for further bloodshed. [Full Article...]

Cavaliers look to assert their physicality in Game 2

He adds an element to this team that not many people can add to a team. "We're real tough to beat when he's doing that". The last time LeBron James went through an entire National Basketball Association playoff series without winning a road game, he was playing for Cleveland. [Full Article...]

Apple said to ready Siri speaker in bid to rival Google, Amazon

The speaker will offer " virtual surround sound technology", which would be a differentiator from its competitors. The speaker could also be a way to boost Apple Music subscriptions and steer consumers away from rivals, including Spotify and Amazon Prime's streaming service. [Full Article...]

Putin says Russian meddling claims remind him of "anti-semitism"

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chiefs are unaware if in 2000 the Russian and US Presidents Vladimir Putin and Bill Clinton discussed Russia's accession to the military alliance, TASS was told at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters on Friday. [Full Article...]

Cavaliers vow to improve after Game 1 drubbing

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) dunks in front of Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James during the first half of Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., Thursday, June 1, 2017. They were not able to clinch the Eastern Conference last season, the Boston Celtics did who finished off the year with a record of 53-29. There is a chance Warriors coach ... [Full Article...]

Police responding to two terror incidents in London

Police sent out security advice to Londoners on Twitter saying "run, hide, tell" if they were caught in an attack . Police reported three separate incidents being looked into: one at the London Bridge, another at Borough Market and another in Vauxhall. [Full Article...]

Tesla chief Musk intrigued by India's vision for EVs

Tesla chief Musk intrigued by India's vision for EVs The Paris climate pact was signed by 195 countries in 2015, and it was Trump's predecessor Barack Obama who had signed the USA to the global accord. Iger and Musk were both members of Trump's Strategic and Policy Forum, which is made up of business leaders who provide advice to the president. [Full Article...]

UK's May and Corbyn questioned by public on TV show

After being asked about nuclear weapons by an audience member he was probed by David Dimbleby if he would deploy nuclear weapons. In a fractious exchange on the UK's Trident nuclear deterrent, the Labour leader was heckled for saying: "People tell me that the most effective use of it is not to use it because it's there". [Full Article...]

Mike Dubke, Trump's communications director, resigned

Kislyak, whose name has been embroiled in the USA media over his contacts with President Donald Trump's team during the 2016 presidential campaign, said Moscow had patience to wait it out. Aside from Kasowitz, the White House is considering bringing on old campaign hands to help manage the fallout. The weight of an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe could stifle Jared Kushner in his role as... [Full Article...]

Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets Microsoft showed off new Mixed Reality Headsets coming from its OEM partners. "At Microsoft, our success scales with our partners and, as an ecosystem, we reinvent existing markets even as we explore new ones". Qualcomm has named HP, Asus and Lenovo as its first partners to sell ARM-based Windows 10 PCs. Always connected PCs: There are users that need to be connected to the cloud at all time... [Full Article...]

Climate Activists To Protest Trump's Paris Exit Friday

But the Paris agreement is not as polarising as other climate change issues, and a recent poll by Yale University found that nearly half of Mr Trump's supporters think the USA should take part in the agreement. He said the United States would stop implementing measures to meet its commitments under the agreement to cut emissions by 26-28 per cent on 2005 levels by 2025, and end funding for... [Full Article...]

Yale considering joining group committed to Paris climate accord

The mayors of those cities, however, said they disagreed with Trump's decision. "The U.S. reneging on its commitment to the Paris Agreement renders it a rogue state on the worldwide stage", Robinson said . Over the course of the day, Baker's office said the governor was able to connect with Scott and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo , one of the founding members of the U.S. [Full Article...]

Leaked iPhone 8 Images Show Fingerprint Scanner Built In Screen

Aqr Ltd Company holds 1.06% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) for 1,296 shares. Nippon Life Glob Investors Americas invested in 263,623 shares or 2.81% of the stock. Hilliard Lyons lifted their price target on Apple from $147.00 to $170.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, May 15th. $29.45 million worth of Apple Inc . [Full Article...]

Draymond Green: People Will Only Remember Durant Winning With Warriors

The first team that tried to compete against Golden State, the Portland Trail Blazers , became the Warriors first victim of the postseason. Durant had 23 points in the half, while James had a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds. [Full Article...]

Game experience best way to prepare for Golden State Warriors

And had the Warriors been able to win the 2016 NBA Finals in five games - remember, they had a 3-1 lead- he might have been the pick past year, too. Nobody has handed the Golden State Warriors a loss this postseason. Kevin Durant had six slam dunks in the first half. But there was much, much more. [Full Article...]


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