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Hello Siri. Mind If I Call You Susan Bennett?

The voice of Siri has been unmasked. CNN’s Red Chair uncovered the dulcet tones of Apple‘s personal assistant, and she is voice-over artist Susan Bennett, from Atlanta. She takes her place in the pantheon of Siri voices, alongside Jon Briggs and Karen Jacobsen, whose voices are what British and …

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Locca Wants To Stop You Losing Stuff — Or Your Kids — With Its SIM-Packing GPS Trackers

You wait ages for a lost-item tracker hardware startup, and then loads and loads pile on at once. There have been a spate of such startups cropping up on crowdfunding sites in recent times — notably Tile, which raised $2.6 million via Selfstarter back in July, although it won’t be shipping product …

Microsoft Reportedly Looking To Put Windows Phone On Android Devices, Starting With HTC

Microsoft has reached out to HTC to see if the company would be interested in adding Windows as a second OS to its Android handsets, a new report by Bloomberg claims. It isn’t clear exactly how the two operating systems would share the handset, in terms of allowing dual-booting or making a user …

Google teams up with edX to create the YouTube for online education

Google's big list of open source projects just grew by one -- the company has introduced a new online learning platform called MOOC.org. Despite the name, it's not a website about cows -- MOOC stands for "massive open online courses," and it's a product of the marriage between Mountain View and …

StackOverflow Co-Founder Jeff Atwood Builds A $150 Mechanical Keyboard

If anyone knows far too much about their keyboard, it’s a programmer.<p>Professional programmers type a lot. A <i>whole</i> lot. So much that a flame war over which text editor/input method is best for coding (Vi! No, Emacs!) has roared on for <i>decades.</i><p>It makes some sense, then, that a well-known coder has …

MIT unboxes DARPA's Atlas robot

<b>In preparation for the DARPA Robotics Challenge, a team at MIT has taken receipt of an Atlas robot and filmed its unboxing for the world to …

Google and Waze Start Mixing Their Maps for the First Time

Google today is introducing the first integrations between its homegrown Google Maps for mobile and its newly owned Waze.<p>Google adds Waze<p>The traffic …

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OontZ Angle Ultra-Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker $40 shipped

Amazon has the OontZ Angle Ultra-Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker by Cambridge SoundWorks for only $39.99 shipped. That’s $20 less than anywhere else and 43% off the list price of $70. Amazon’s customers also gave the Oontz 4.5/5 stars with good reviews.<p>The Oontz features a 10 hour rechargeable …

Cracking The Code: Just How Does Encrypted Email Work?

If the past few months have taught us anything, it's that everything we do online leaves a digital trail. While it may seem like there's not much we can do about it, there are some tech companies that are working to obscure that trail a little bit, with a process known as encryption.<p>Micah Lee, a …

Investor digital-health darling CareCloud raises another $9M

CareCloud just added $9 million in venture funding to its enormous second round, making the startup $30 million richer in a matter of months.<p>Investors are keen to put their dollars behind the Boston- and Miami-based startup, as it’s one of a handful of digital health ventures with the potential to …

To Avoid Being Ordered To Snoop On Users, Email Providers Shut Down

In the weeks since Edward Snowden leaked data on the NSA’s widespread phone and Internet surveillance systems, it became known that the secure email service Snowden relied on was the small privacy-centric provider Lavabit. Now, Lavabit’s founder Ladar Levison has decided to shutter the service, …

How do I connect with SharePoint Online Web Services in order to access list and taxonomy data?

I am using the SharePoint SOAP web services to try collecting list and taxonomy data from a site on SharePoint Online.<p>The following code works nicely …

Wictor Wilén - SharePoint MCA, MCSM, MCM and MVP - How to do active authentication to Office 365 and SharePoint Online

Hi Wictor, been pulling my hair out for a couple of days on Chris Johnsons code for this, I am glad you have got this update code out there and I …

CoverFlow in Android – Complete implementation with source code.

Have you seen the coverflow in iPhone.<br>This is the Android implementation of CoverFlow.<p>Please leave your comments if this article is helpful for …

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Child Development: Helping Your Baby Grow and Learn

Below are some activities Wallace and Chernoff suggest for helping baby develop. Although we know baby can be either a he or a she, we'll refer to …

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Infant Stimulation | Stimulate Baby Development | Baby Early Learning

So what is Infant Stimulation?<p>The definition is plain and simple: they are activities that arouse or stimulate your baby's sense of sight, sound, …

Bulletin #4356, Children and Brain Development: What We Know About How Children Learn | Cooperative Extension Publications | University of Maine

<b>Children and Brain Development: What We Know About How Children Learn</b><p><i>Prepared by Judith Graham, Extension human development specialist. Revised by</i> …