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  • Tesla Getting More Voice Control Options
    More voice is being added to more cars. The Tesla Model 3 is going to get more voice control options, according to the automaker. ...
  • Facial Recognition Big At NRF Big Show
    The store of the future is pretty much here and while some consumers may not see the technology, it will see them. At retail's annual Big Show put on by ...
  • Avis Testing Keyless Cars For Renters
    Car-rental company Avis is looking at letting car renters unlock and start their rentals with a smartphone app, leaving the traditonal key and FOB behind. The approach has the potential ...
  • Amazon Alexa Expands, Bathroom To Laundry Room
    At CES last year, voice was a big deal, primarily as companies annouced that their respective products could be enabled by Amazon Alexa. At CES this year, voice also was ...
  • Humanoid Robot To Help Online Grocer
    More robots are going into retail. Now Ocado, an online grocery retailers, is set to try a humanoid robot to help its human engineers in its warehouses. ...
  • CES 2018: The End Of The Car Rear-View Mirror
    There were many new products as well as concepts shown at CES in Las Vegas this week. One of the concepts shown involved the connected car. Screens in cars have ...
  • GM Ride-Sharing Cars Would Have No Steering Wheel Or Pedals
    General Motors is asking the federal government to allow the carmaker to launch a self-driving vehicle without a steering wheel next year. GM has filed a Safety Petition with the ...
  • Touring CES Eureka Park With Isobar To Find The Future Of VR, AR
    CES in Las Vegas is the land of out-there innovation, as long as show-goers know where to look. The days of CES being located in one location, such as the ...
  • It's CES, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
    The annual CES show in Las Vegas is a showcase for all the latest and greatest technology, but also can create an opportunity to put the total reliability of all ...
  • AI Learns How To Fool Speech-To-Text Systems
    Artificial intelligence is finding its way into countless areas. Now researchers have used it to essentially trick speech-to-text systems. ...
  • Sony Shows New TVs, Robotic Dog At CES
    As might be expected, Sony launched a range of new gadgetry at CES this week. These include new TVs along with moves in artificial intelligence and a robotic dog. ...
  • Consumers Warm To Virtual, Augmented Reality: CES Study
    New research released at CES in Las Vegas this week showed that consumers are more interested in practical, daily-life applications and less in using VR or AR headsets to play ...
  • CES 2018: Comcast Extends Smart Home Capabilities To 15 Million Customers
    At CES last year, there were many smart home devices introduced. However, many of the devices were one-function oriented, such as a smart light or a smart thermostat. At CES ...
  • Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi Team For Robo-Taxis
    Robo-taxis are coming down the road. Nissan Motors, Mitsubishi and Renault are teaming for a shared push into the driverless transport vehicles. ...
  • 54% Willing To Ride In Self-Driving Cars: CES Study
    Various iterations on the road to self-driving vehicles were on display at CES this week, as they have been in past shows. The obvious and commonly asked question is how ...
  • CES Study: Smart Speaker Ownership Rising Around The World
    Smart speakers may be putting a dent in smartphone usage. Consumers who own in-home digital voice assistants use their smartphones less for online purchasing and entertainment, based on a study ...
  • Toyota Launches Self-Driving Concept Vehicle, Brand Alliance, At CES
    Toyota has a new vision for autonomous driving. Prior to the official opening of CES in Las Vegas this week, Toyota president Akio Toyoda, the third generation Toyoda leading the ...
  • CES 2018: Pizza Hut, Toyota Team For Pizza Delivery In Driverless Vehicles
    Toyota unveiled its design of a self-driving concept vehicle at CES in Las Vegas today and a deal with Pizza Hut to use such a vehicle to deliver pizza was ...
  • Smart Speakers Become Part Of Daily Routine For Owners
    As more people acquire and start using voice-activated smart speakers, they eventually do different things with them. To coincide with the opening of CES in Las Vegas this week, Google ...
  • Sales Outlook At CES: 44 Million Smart Speakers To Sell In U.S. This Year
    Emerging technology is about to drive the U.S. consumer technology industry to $351 billion in retail sales this year, 4% higher than last year, according to new industry research. As ...
  • Ford Outfits Factory Workers With Robotic Suits To Wear
    Robots may not be able to do everything, but they can help. Ford is outfitting factory workers with a robotic assistance system that makes lifting and standing easier.. ...
  • Thermostat Controlled By Microsoft Cortana Introduced
    Microsoft is getting in on the speaking-to-a-thermostat action. In advance of CES, the company is introducing  and taking advance orders on Glas, a thermostat controlled by Microsoft’s Cortana. ...
  • GoPro Trimming Staff, Impacting Drone Division, Says Report
    Some drones may not be getting off the ground. GoPro is about to lay off more than 200 employees relating mostly to its aerial division, reports TechCrunch. ...
  • AT&T To Launch New 5G Speed This Year
    AT&T plans to launch 5G mobile service in 12 markets later this year. Future versions of 5G are expected to allow driverless vehicles to make real-time decisions based on information ...
  • Samsung Intros New Chip With AI, Face Detection At CES
    Samsung is introducing a new application processor at CES next week, a chip that advances processing speed, artificial intelligence and facial recognition. The Samsung Exynos 9810 includes neural network-based deep ...
  • 56 Million Smart Speakers To Be Shipped This Year
    Even before the onslaught of new introductions of gadgetry at CES next week, data suggests this will be a seriously big year for smart speakers. Shipments this year are projected ...
  • Roku Joining Voice Computing Market
    Voice control continues to expand. Streaming media player Roku is introducing a licensing program for manufacturers, which include designs for smart speakers. ...
  • Volkswagen, Hyundai Team With Self-Driving Software Company
    Deals in autonomous driving keep chugging along. Now Aurora Innovation from Pittsburgh is teaming with Volkswagen and Hyundai to push its self-driving software forward. ...
  • Roomba Robot Vacuum Aims To Clean Up Home Wi-Fi Signals
    One vacuum cleaner is getting a new function. The Roomba robotic vacuum form iRobot will enable the Wi-Fi enabled devices to map the indoor Wi-Fi signals in a home, looking ...
  • LG Robots That Serve Meals, Deliver Luggage, Help Shoppers Unveiled For CES
    More robots are coming to CES. LG Electronics is introducing three new concept robots at the Las Vegas event next week. The robots are developed for us at hotels, airports ...