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Grabb-It wants to turn your car's window into a trippy video billboard

Grabb-It wants to turn your car's window into a trippy video billboard

8 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

It reminds me of something out of Blade Runner. Maybe it's because it looks a bit futuristic - a bit unreal. Maybe it's because I'm looking at an ad somewhere I never expected...
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Microsoft brings 'Known Folder Migration' feature to OneDrive consumer users

3 hours ago   |   ZDnet   |   4 articles

Microsoft is adding a new option to OneDrive consumer to encourage Windows users to automatically back up their Documents, Pictures and Desktop folders to the cloud.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 chipset for Windows 10 devices may still have disappointing performance

Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 chipset for Windows 10 devices may still have disappointing performance

4 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

Benchmarks have apparently leaked showing that the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 chipset, which was announced at Computex 2018 earlier this year , will indeed offer a...
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​Oracle Database on Windows: Patch this flaw now, we fixed it on Linux in July

5 hours ago   |   ZDnet   |   2 articles

Oracle warns customers to patch a remotely exploitable flaw affecting Oracle Database on Windows servers.
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The Alexa-Cortana integration is now available in a public preview

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   14 articles

Microsoft today will begin to allow Alexa device owners to summon its own virtual assistant, Cortana, through their Echo devices, as well as call for Alexa via Cortana. The...
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Alexa, Cortana officially become BFFs as Microsoft and Amazon integrate the two assistants

Alexa, Cortana officially become BFFs as Microsoft and Amazon integrate the two assistants

5 hours ago   |   PC World   |   14 articles

A year ago, Amazon and Microsoft pledged that their digital assistants, Alexa and Cortana, would become friends. That future has now arrived: Beginning today, you'll be able to...
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Microsoft and Amazon start publicly testing Cortana-Alexa integration

5 hours ago   |   ZDnet   |   14 articles

Microsoft and Amazon finally are making available to the public their promised Cortana and Alexa integration across Windows 10 PCs and Echo devices in early preview form.
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Amazon and Microsoft bring Alexa and Cortana to each other's devices - CNET

5 hours ago   |   CNET   |   4 articles

Live today, the long-awaited collaboration brings Alexa to Windows 10 devices and Cortana to Amazon's Echo speakers. Just ask one assistant to "open" the other.
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Microsoft and Amazon release preview of Cortana and Alexa integration

Microsoft and Amazon release preview of Cortana and Alexa integration

5 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   14 articles

Microsoft and Amazon are integrating their digital assistants this week. A new preview is being offered to both Cortana and Alexa users that will allow each digital assistant...
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A year later, the team-up between Microsoft and Amazon finally comes to life

A year later, the team-up between Microsoft and Amazon finally comes to life

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

A long-promised integration between the Amazon Alexa voice assistant, and Microsoft's Cortana, has finally come to life after a year of waiting. To use it, just ask Alexa to...
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T-Mobile attempts to reinvent customer service with its new ‘Team of Experts'

T-Mobile attempts to reinvent customer service with its new ‘Team of Experts'

In an attempt to reinvent how it approaches customer care, T-Mobile announced its 'Team of Experts.' Now, when a customer contacts T-Mobile, they're directed to the same team... Read more ...

The Alexa-Cortana crossover is now available to the public

The Alexa-Cortana crossover is now available to the public

More people will be able to access the Alexa-Cortana collaboration their companies unveiled last year, now that the team-up is available as a public preview. Unfortunately, you... Read more ...

Third-party calling apps no longer work with Android 9.0 Pie

Third-party calling apps no longer work with Android 9.0 Pie

There is a lot to love about Android 9.0 Pie. But as users update their phones, they noticed an annoying new issue: Google removed a workaround an Android 9.0 Pie that... Read more ...

New Fortnite patch adds Heavy Sniper and two new game modes

New Fortnite patch adds Heavy Sniper and two new game modes

We've got another somewhat small Fortnite update landing today, but the new weapon it adds could very well be a terror to encounter on the battlefield. Most Fortnite players... Read more ...

Google One launches with cheaper cloud storage plans

Google One launches with cheaper cloud storage plans

For some reason, Google is rebranding Google Drive storage plans under the name Google One. Along with the rebranding, Google is also improving its pricing in ways that give... Read more ...

Here's how to safely download ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale' on an Android device

Here's how to safely download ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale' on an Android device

'Fortnite: Battle Royale' is one of the biggest games in the world right now, and it's finally on Android, even if getting set up is a bit long-winded. Here's how to play... Read more ...

Square sellers no longer need signatures for card payments

Square sellers no longer need signatures for card payments

Square Cash is continuing its crusade to make the business of parting with your hard-earned money a little less painful. It's just announced that it's cut down EMV transaction... Read more ...

Huawei Mate 20 listed for sale with Android Pie

Huawei Mate 20 listed for sale with Android Pie

The Huawei Mate 20 was listed for sale well before its official announcement. This device was listed by a smartphone sales website we've not been able to confirm much about, so... Read more ...

PS4, Xbox One, And Nintendo Switch Deals At GameStop In The US

PS4, Xbox One, And Nintendo Switch Deals At GameStop In The US

Each Wednesday, GameStop refreshes its list of deals and puts out a new weekly ad. This week's ad is live, so we're here to break down all the PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo... Read more ...

TimeSplitters 4 could actually happen as THQ Nordic buys franchise

TimeSplitters 4 could actually happen as THQ Nordic buys franchise

Back in the era of the PS2, Xbox, and GameCube, one of the most popular FPS franchises around was TimeSplitters. We haven't heard from the franchise in a while, mostly because... Read more ...