Jalen Meerzorg

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Researchers just built a free, open-source version of Siri

Major tech companies like Apple and Microsoft have been able to provide millions of people with personal digital assistants on mobile devices, allowing people to do things like set alarms or get answers to questions simply by speaking. Now, other companies can implement their own versions, using …

Amazon Hints at Upcoming Apple Watch App

Although it went unmentioned at Apple's big Apple Watch event on Monday, an Amazon spokesperson hinted to <i>TechCrunch</i> that the company is looking "to expand to other devices", suggesting an Apple Watch app could be in the works for the device's launch next month, or sometime in the future.<p><i>TechCrunch</i> …

Apple may have 'totally oversold' a key feature on the Apple Watch

On stage, CEO Tim Cook said, "As it turns out with every revolutionary product that Apple has created, a breakthrough in user interface was required."<p>He then rattled off the list of past Apple products that created new input methods: The mouse with the Mac, the scroll wheel with the iPod, and …

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LeBron James on Kyrie Irving's Cleveland Record: 'I Don't Mind Lending One'

It goes without saying that LeBron James is the greatest player to ever suit up for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now in his eighth season with the franchise, he holds the lion's share of franchise records.<p>LeBron may be the King, but his teammate Kyrie Irving stole a record from him by scoring 57 points …

Microsoft's Cortana will find its way to iOS and Android, report says

Apple personal virtual assistant, Siri, might soon be competing for your time with Cortana, its counterpart from Microsoft.<p>Cortana will be coming to iOS and Android at some point after Windows 10 rolls out with an updated version of Microsoft's virtual assistant software, Reuters reported Friday, …

Samsung promotion to extend 1-year Netflix subscription to buyers of some devices

If you are considering buying one of Samsung’s top devices for the new year and you enjoy Netflix, you may want to check out this new promotion that …