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Author: 0 Samsung Unveils Bixby 2.0 With Ambitions to Take on Amazon's Alexa

Eui-Suk Chung, Executive Vice President and Head of Service Intelligence of Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics , said in a blog post on Wednesday: "Now, we are ready to take Bixby to the next level". There's not a lot of love for Bixby here in Australia (or indeed other parts of the world), thanks to language support being confined to US English and Korean making it hard to be understood most of the time.

Research Huckabee Sanders: 'Appalling' How Dem Rep Has Politicized Soldier's Death
Author: 0 Huckabee Sanders: 'Appalling' How Dem Rep Has Politicized Soldier's Death

The White House doesn't deny that Trump disrespected a fallen soldier. Besides Wilson, Johnson's mother, Cowanda Jones-Johnson, told the New York Times that Trump did "state that comment". Trump's incredible lack of compassion and sensitivity". "The sentiment of the president was very clear", she said. She added: "And I think to try to create something from that that the congresswoman is doing is frankly appalling and disgusting".

Research Jefferson Davis to Barack Obama: Mississippi School to Change Name
Author: 0 Jefferson Davis to Barack Obama: Mississippi School to Change Name

However, buildings and public institutions named for the heroes of the Confederacy and the Civil War (on the Southern side) have also received similar criticism - like the Davis IB Elementary School in Jackson, Mississippi. James Zachariah George, and Lee Elementary, named after Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. The students, parents and teachers believe the new name is more fitting for the predominantly black school.

Author: 0 Burritos delivered by Drone! Guzman Y Gomez testing in NSW & ACT

But why Australia? Why has Project Wing decided that rural Australians need burritos more than, say, a tech reporter in Chicago that tragically lives a 15-minute walk from any decent Mexican restaurant? The Australian tests are taking place in a rural community near Canberra, the national capital, where residents "face a 40-minute round trip in the vehicle for nearly anything, whether it's a carton of milk, veggies for dinner, or a cup of coffee", Burgess said in a company blog post .

Research LEGO unveils new Women of NASA building set
Author: 0 LEGO unveils new Women of NASA building set

Lego's Women of NASA set complete with four figures consisting of influential women from the USA space agency's past will officially launch on November 1. Johnson, though, chose to not participate in the final Lego set. Tara Wike got to visit the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to present the final Minifigure designs to Maia Weinstock and Margaret Hamilton , who is one of the scientists immortalized in LEGO shape.

Research Sony bringing games to Nintendo Switch, PC under new label
Author: 0 Sony bringing games to Nintendo Switch, PC under new label

One of those platforms is the Nintendo Switch , which is having a great deal of success when it comes to indie games on their platform. "Sony Music Entertainment has created a new game publishing label called UNTIES , in order to penetrate the ever-expanding video game market with indie games, which are continuing to draw attention even within Japan".

Author: 0 Nokia 9 Concept Render Video Shows Off a Bezel-less Display

We have also seen the Nokia 7 teaser on Tmall , a Chinese e-commerce portal and the teaser shows the number "7", Qi in Chinese. Chances are the Nokia 7 might sport a dual rear camera setup (13 MP+ 13 MP with Carl Zeiss Optics) with another 13 MP sensor up front.

Author: 0 Restasis Drugs Held Invalid as Obvious by Eastern District Court of Texas

It said that Allergan had "invoked the benefits of the patent system", but refused to accept the limitations of those benefits. Restasis earned $1.5 billion a year ago. Bryson said "sovereign immunity should not be treated as a monetizable commodity that can be purchased by private entities as part of a scheme to evade their legal responsibilities".

Author: 0 Riz Ahmad will be playing the role of Hamlet in Netflix's series

Set in a modern-day London, the story will follow themes of honour, morality and dynastic corruption. Ahmed is one of Hollywood's most in-demand rising stars. Ahmed recently picked up an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series for his performance in HBO's The Night Of , in which the British-Pakistani actor played a Pakistani/Iranian-American college student sent to prison for a crime he didn't commit.

Research GM expands self-driving tests to Manhattan
Author: 0 GM expands self-driving tests to Manhattan

Testing on Manhattan's intensely trafficked roads is a coup for GM as seeing how autonomous vehicles handle in congested areas is crucial for making sure self-driving cars can handle not just on more quiet open roads. The Silicon Valley-based firm, which GM acquired in March 2016 for $1 billion, has also been testing its autonomous driving tech on roads in San Francisco, Arizona , and MI.

Author: 0 Garmin Speak Brings Alexa To Your Car

The system also goes a step further than most, enabling users to control their home automation devices via Alexa in the auto; this includes turning off (compatible, connected) lights and adjusting thermostats. Garmin Speak can be wirelessly connected to a car's speakers over Bluetooth or through a regular wired 3.5mm cable if the vehicle is older. The Garmin Speak will use the paid smartphone's data connection to remain connected to the internet.

Research Moto G6, G6 Plus, G6 Play to launch next year
Author: 0 Moto G6, G6 Plus, G6 Play to launch next year

Amazon has already confirmed that it will be launching Alexa and Echo range of speakers on November 1 with the Indian accent. The Moto X4 price in Europe was set as Euro 399 (roughly Rs. The launch of the much anticipated fourth-generation Motorola smartphone was in peril with purported launch dates being postponed in the past. The Moto X4 features a dual back camera setup that involves a one 12-meapetureixel dual self-adjust sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels; and another ...

Research Zuma fires critic in S.Africa reshuffle
Author: 0 Zuma fires critic in S.Africa reshuffle

This is Zuma's second cabinet reshuffle this year. Nzimande, whose party is one of the coalition partners of Zuma's ruling African National Congress (ANC), has been critical of the president, calling for his resignation. President Jacob Zuma thanks the crowd upon his arrival at the Indigenous and Traditional Leaders' Indaba in Boksburg on 29 May 2017. The "tripartite alliance" led the fight to end white-minority rule in South Africa.

Author: 0 Microsoft Surface Book 2 announced: Everything you need to know

Earlier this year, Microsoft released the $999 Surface Laptop , a mid-range Windows 10 laptop aimed at students. The 15-inch Surface Book 2 display features a 3240 x 2160 resolution and 260 PPI. With Surface Book 2 , Microsoft is targeting creatives/"creators" who need high performance and portability - the same type of users who'd typically go for MacBook Pros - with the devices.

Research Huawei's glass and metal Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro
Author: 0 Huawei's glass and metal Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei today launched its flagship Mate 10 series at an event in Germany. The Mate 10 Pro is a tad bit thinner and lighter (than the Mate 10 ) and adds IP67 dust and water resistance to the mix. The storage on both the variants can be further expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. Other specifications on the Huawei Mate 10 Lite include a 16 megapixel rear camera with a 2 megapixel secondary camera.

Author: 0 Google Maps now lets you explore your local planets and moons, too

Google just added three planets and nine moons to Google Maps . It enables a visit to Saturn's natural satellites such as Enceladus , Dione or Iapetus , Rhea and Mimas as well as Jupiter's Europa and Ganymede. Missions like ESA's Venus Express had helped in the study of Venus while NASA's missions like new Horizon, Dawn and Voyager spacecrafts helped in the study of Pluto and Ceres.

Author: 0 Facebook Inc (FB) Acquires TBH To Regain Teen Relevance

Financial terms of the deal weren't revealed but according to the sources the price paid was less than $100 million and won't require regulatory approval. "Most of all, we were compelled by the ways they could help us realise tbh's vision and bring it to more people". The tbh app is built around the idea of telling your friends what you like about them and vice versa through anonymous polls among your friends.

Research Polestar to reveal 1 coupe this evening
Author: 0 Polestar to reveal 1 coupe this evening

China has said it wants electric and plug-in hybrid cars to make up at least a fifth of Chinese auto sales by 2025, spurring a raft of investment plans from global automakers in electric vehicles, particularly new joint ventures with Chinese firms.

Author: 0 Qualcomm launches mid-range Snapdragon 636 CPU, will be seen in 2018

The chipset can support up to 24MP cameras along with Zooming and autofocussing capabilities. Furthermore, it uses an integrated X12 LTE modem, capable of transferring data a Cat. X50 supports up to 5 gigabits per second download speeds, opening up new frontiers in cloud-based services. Compared to the more powerful Snapdragon 660 platform , the 636's CPU runs slower at 1.8 GHz (vs 2.2 GHz on the 660 ), supports a lower maximum display resolution of FHD+ (vs QHD on the 660 ) and doesn't ...

Research Google Photos now groups your cat and dog photos automatically
Author: 0 Google Photos now groups your cat and dog photos automatically

This new addition is rolling out to Google Photos now, and it's one h*ck of a good update. This isn't ideal. Google was quick to acknowledge to BuzzFeed that Photos might get confused if you have different pets from a similar breed, so don't expect it to tell the difference between your golden retrievers.