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Apple speech team head explains how Siri learns a new language

One area where Apple is the undisputed king of the personal assistant space is localization; Siri supports twenty four languages across 36 country dialects. In contrast, Google’s Assistant can only understand five languages and Alexa (popularized by the Amazon Echo) just two, English and German.<p>iOS …

How to buy a smartwatch or fitness tracker

If you're shopping for a piece of wearable tech in 2017, you're facing compromises. Smartwatches and fitness trackers aren't really the must-have devices many companies hoped they would be. And no, you don't really need one. But if you're looking for a piece of tech for your wrist, here are the …

Wearable Tech

Google taught artificial intelligence to encrypt messages on its own

A team at Google has built a system to show that artificial intelligence can build its own form of encryption. While not very complex currently, this research could set the table for encryption that gets stronger as hackers attempt to crack it.<p>To see if the artificial intelligence could learn to …

Artificial Intelligence

This is what happens to your body when you stop exercising

There comes a point in almost every fitness lover's life when they consider throwing in the towel after a workout—both figuratively and literally. Blame it on your looming work deadlines, or the stubborn needle on the scale, or even just plain old boredom.<p>That’s normal. But here’s why you shouldn’t …

Exercise

Apple's MacBook Pro makes waves on social media

Social Cues: The tech company's new Touch Bar tech nearly overshadows Halloween on Facebook and Twitter.<p>Apple's new Touch Bar took over social media on Friday morning.<p>The MacBook Pro and Apple's event that introduced it are trending across Facebook and Twitter, as users argue over whether the new …

Social Media

Artificial Intelligence and the Insurance Industry: What You Need to Know

Artificial Intelligence (AI) encompasses everything from machine learning to the Internet of Things (IoT). Thanks to these tech advancements, AI systems are now able to perform tasks that previously required human intelligence, such as visual and speech processing, decision-making and language …

LinkedIn is working on a project that should terrify Cisco and the rest of the $175 billion hardware industry

In the shadow of its acquisition by Microsoft, LinkedIn has quietly begun talking about an internal project that has the potential to shake up the roughly $175 billion data-center hardware market.<p>LinkedIn's plan is somewhat similar to what Facebook is doing with its Open Compute Project. OCP is …

Routers

Billionaire Richard Branson rips Donald Trump as 'unfit for office' in scathing blog post endorsing Hillary Clinton

"I would like to see an entrepreneur become president one day," Branson wrote in a post on Virgin's website. "I believe entrepreneurial thinking is incredibly valuable in leaders, and there are many entrepreneurs who I would be delighted to see in power — just not this one."<p>Branson, who is not an …

Donald Trump

Samsung puts Galaxy Note 7 out of its misery

Samsung confirmed that it would permanently shut down production of the troubled phone after initially saying it was "temporarily adjusting" its schedule.

Galaxy Note

Apple v. Samsung heads to Supreme Court: What you need to know

FAQ: Remember that tiff about how Galaxy phones look like iPhones? The highest court in the land hears arguments Tuesday.<p>The biggest patent case to hit the modern tech world is back again.<p>Apple and Samsung will appear before the US Supreme Court on Tuesday to argue why their opponent was wrong when …

U.S. Department of Justice

Samsung's Galaxy Note7 is the best smartphone on the planet, period (Updated)

<b>UPDATE: Oct. 10, 2016, 1:20 p.m. ET:</b> <i>Mashable</i> has retracted the Mashable Choice award for the Samsung Galaxy Note7. Following an official global …

Here’s Another Trick To Free Up Storage Space On iPhone

Here's another trick to free up even more of your valuable storage space on iPhone or iPad. It involves using iTunes and doesn't require any …

How To Lose Face Fat Effectively

5 Tips HowTo Lose Face Fat Fast<p>Our faces are quite literally a reflection of ourselves and when we start to accumulate excess fat on it, it can be …

Fitness

3 Weird Ways To Turn Procrastination Into Work-Horse Productivity

About a year ago I came up against my biggest obstacle in my career as a freelance copywriter.<p>I had just taken on a big name client and I was so …

What Is Cloud Computing Good For?

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Cloud computing is a big deal, and only getting bigger. The simple idea of moving large computing tasks from smartphones and desktops into bulky data centers via internet links is gathering a ton of steam. Companies like <b>Amazon.com</b> and <b>Microsoft</b> are building billion-dollar …

Switch Up Your Cardio With This Metabolism-Boosting Workout Guide

<i>The following post was originally featured on Fit Bottomed Girls and written by Alison, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Fitness.</i><p>If there is something we love here at Fit Bottomed Girls, it's a quick HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) workout that will get your heart rate up, work all of your …

12 easy ways to wake up earlier in the morning

It's not like you did anything more taxing than watching Netflix last night, but rough mornings like these are becoming far too common — and they're taking a serious toll on your morning productivity.<p>The thing is, waking up doesn't <i>have</i> to be so hard. With the help of Nancy Rothstein, an adjunct …

Energized

How to build your 'show-off' muscles

People can see a great physique no matter what you wear, but the muscles people see most are your forearms, calves, and neck. Here, you’ll find the …

Here's what Microsoft has planned for Windows in 2016

Microsoft is busy working on the update to Windows 10 — internally codenamed "Redstone"— that will refine many of the features and improvements that were introduced in 2015.<p>Here's everything you need to know.<p><b>Release date</b>: It is rumoured that "Redstone" will be released in two halves: One in June …

Windows Apps

Microsoft starts to open source its JavaScript engine Chakra

Microsoft today announced plans to open source the core components of Chakra, the company’s JavaScript engine that’s used in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer. The project, dubbed ChakraCore, will be released on GitHub in January (although initially it will be Windows-only).<p>Aside from powering …

8 Amazing Coloring Books For Adults to Challenge the Artist in You

Coloring books had a bad rap when many of us were in grade school. Art teachers especially disliked them because they "stifled" creativity. Our parents, however, rather liked them -- they provided quiet time when mom wanted a nap or a great back-seat activity on long car trips. We just saw them as …

Books

The man who created the iPod reveals the moment he and his wife decided to leave Apple

Fadell was a key member of the team behind the iPod, and was hired to lead production of the device. His wife, Danielle Lambert, also worked at Apple but in human resources.<p>In 2010, Fadell and his wife left Apple. He told The Guardian that it was because of the effect that his job was having on his …

iPod

⓵ Penisvergrößerung Pillen

<b>Die XtraSize Pillen erhöhen die Absorption und Wirksamkeit der Schwellkörper, aus denen der Penis aufgebaut ist.Während der Füllung mit Blut</b> …

Microsoft predicts practical quantum computers within 10 years

A new era of ultra-powerful computing will arrive within the next decade, Microsoft researchers have predicted, as quantum computing systems capable …

The worst time of day to eat

Multi-tasking during meals is a no-no, yet most of us do it every day. Eating while emailing? I'm guilty. Having dinner while watching TV? Yep, I do that, too. Noshing on breakfast while walking to my car (and then into the office) in the mornings? Mmmhmm. Now, a new study abstract published in the …

Nutrition

How To Stop Overeating & Reach Your Healthy Weight: A Doctor Explains

Why do most diets fail? It's not because we're lazy or lack willpower. Almost every time, the reason diets backfire is because we restrict too …

Apps