Why letting Alexa spy on everything you say could be good for your health

Privacy advocates worry about the pitfalls of smart speakers spying on us when we don't intend it, but what if...

May 9th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Coming soon to your television: Alexa and Google Assistant

When George Orwell wrote Nineteen Eighty-Four, he imagined Telescreens - devices that operated not only to play video, but also for...

February 12th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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Sonos shoots for IPO backed by premium hardware and broad content ecosystem

In a tiny living room in the west-end of Toronto, Sonos head of global product marketing Michael Papish says "Alexa,...

July 6th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Google Home Max review – it’s my new TV soundbar

The Google Home Max is my new TV soundbar, thanks to the simple inclusion of the 3.5mm aux audio input that's...

May 16th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Google Home Max to launch in Canada May 16 and showcase some local talent

Google Home Max, the big sister to Google Home, is launching in Canada May 16 for $499 and there are...

May 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

‘Okay Google’ are the first two words to unlocking AI business advantage: IDC analyst

While the science-fiction version of artificial intelligence may be decades away, businesses right now in 2018 can still get excited...

March 26th, 2018 Alex Radu

Who won the battle between Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa at CES 2018?

In 2017 we saw the smart assistant battle between Amazon's Alexa and Google's Google Assistant begin in proper with official...

January 17th, 2018 Alex Radu

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Hashtag Trending – Microsoft drops Bitcoin support, Apple pressured to address childhood iPhone addiction

Microsoft is no longer supporting Bitcoin. Two investors with $2 billion USD in Apple stock are pressuring the company to...

January 9th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood