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Amazon working on Alexa newscaster voice for reading the news

5 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

Amazon's Alexa personal assistant is able to read the news, but she does so using the same voice users hear when issuing commands and getting search results. That'll soon change, the company has revealed - it is creating a “newscaster” voice for its assistant that'll give Alexa the same style and flow heard on an evening news program. Everyone is...
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Google search results get niche-specific

Google search results get niche-specific

5 monthes ago   |   By TechRadar

Businesses all over the world are trying their best to get to the top of Google's search results. A higher ranking means that your website will get more views which in turn leads to more products or services being sold. However, understanding how Google's algorithms work can be a time consuming process and not everyone is an SEO expert. To better understand how Google is making its search results more niche-specific, TechRadar Pro sat down with the Director of Searchmetrics' Digital Strategies Group Björn Beth who filled us in on how these changes could spell the end for generic SEO and...
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Google is reportedly about to deliver a knockout blow to Huawei

Google is reportedly about to deliver a knockout blow to Huawei

In what could be a huge blow to Huawei, Reuters reports today that Google will suspend any business it has with Huawei except for hardware and software dealings that are... Read more ...

Red Dead Online poker missing in some parts of the world due to gambling laws

Red Dead Online poker missing in some parts of the world due to gambling laws

The massive update for Red Dead Online as it left beta added poker, among many other things, to the online component of Red Dead Redemption 2. Some players can't access the... Read more ...

20 years ago, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace changed movies forever

20 years ago, Star Wars: The Phantom Menace changed movies forever

On May 19th, 1999, George Lucas changed movies forever. The long-anticipated Star Wars prequel Episode I: The Phantom Menace hit theaters, returning to a world that fans had... Read more ...

Game of Thrones' end is nigh: Here's what GoT fans should watch next

Game of Thrones' end is nigh: Here's what GoT fans should watch next

With HBO bringing its hit series Game of Thrones to a conclusion, audiences are going to have a Westeros-sized space open up in their regular viewing schedule. These series are... Read more ...

A million fans sign Game of Thrones petition, but it won't stop them from...

A million fans sign Game of Thrones petition, but it won't stop them from being killed off tonight

As fans prepare for the longest night - a world without Game of Thrones - many are still hanging on for dear life. A petition to remake the controversial final season has... Read more ...

Next Apex Legends patch will fix Gibraltar's sticky shield and hit registration

Next Apex Legends patch will fix Gibraltar's sticky shield and hit registration

Respawn is set to roll out a new patch for Apex Legends early this week. The update will look to fix several issues in the game, including Gibraltar's sticky shield, the... Read more ...

World of Warcraft Classic beta testers confusing old-school features for bugs

World of Warcraft Classic beta testers confusing old-school features for bugs

Blizzard released a "not a bug" list for World of Warcraft Classic, as beta testers apparently kept reporting intended features. The list includes the "Your skill in Protection... Read more ...

See a fly-over of Mars and track the path Curiosity will take up Mount Sharp

See a fly-over of Mars and track the path Curiosity will take up Mount Sharp

A new animation from NASA shows a fly-over of Mount Sharp on Mars, the location where the Curiosity rover is currently exploring. It also shows the path that Curiosity will... Read more ...

Apple inaugure enfin son Apple Park comme il se doit

Apple inaugure enfin son Apple Park comme il se doit

Le grand projet de l'Apple Park avait été révélé en 2011 devant le conseil municipal de Cupertino. Aujourd'hui, le nouveau siège de la marque à la pomme est enfin inauguré... Read more ...

Ce robot vous frappe quand vous prenez un coup dans la réalité virtuelle

Ce robot vous frappe quand vous prenez un coup dans la réalité virtuelle

La réalité virtuelle doit être le plus immersive possible pour être efficace, et cela passe, aussi, par rendre les coups que l'on pourrait se prendre dans cet environnement... Read more ...