Amazon S3 on Outposts Now Available

AWS Outposts customers can now use Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) APIs to store and retrieve data in the same way they would access or use data in a regular AWS Region. This means that many tools, apps, scripts, or utilities that already use S3 APIs, either directly or through SDKs, can now be configured […]

Google says Pixel’s Hold for Me feature records and stores audio on-device

One of the just-announced Pixels’ most intriguing features is Hold for Me, a Google Assistant-powered service that waits on hold when you call a retailer, utility, airline, or other business’ toll-free support number. When a human comes on the line and is ready to talk, Hold for Me — which will launch in preview in […]

Intelligent Automation: Robotic Processing Boosted

Companies across all sectors have learned that they can transform their businesses by embracing Intelligent Process Automation, or IPA, which combines Robotic Process Automation (RPA) with AI to automate a myriad of back-office processes. By automating repetitive, mundane work, they free up their employees to spend more time on higher value work, such as providing […]

Fnatic Anda Seat review: Gaming comfort

If you put the word “gaming” in front of something enough, I’m going to end up reviewing it. This is what I have learned, and this is how I ended up with the Fnatic Anda Seat. This gaming seat looks a lot like the trendy and sporty office chair that streamers have made popular over […]

As AI chips improve, is TOPS the best way to measure their power?

Once in a while, a young company will claim it has more experience than would be logical — a just-opened law firm might tout 60 years of legal experience, but actually consist of three people who have each practiced law for 20 years. The number “60” catches your eye and summarizes something, yet might leave […]

Trump Pushed 11 False Claims About Voting in 8 Minutes During the Debate

“They sent two in a Democrat area. They sent out a thousand ballots. Everybody got two ballots. This is going to be a fraud like you’ve never seen.” It’s tough to know which “area” Trump was referring to here, but election officials recognize that a small number of voters may attempt to vote twice in […]

Pixel 5 fails to live up to Google’s AI showcase device

As widely predicted, Google announced two smartphones during its Launch Night In event today: The Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a (5G). The Pixel 5 is the follow-up to last year’s Pixel 4, while the Pixel 4a (5G) is a 5G-compatible version of the Pixel 4a that launched in August. Neither phone appears to introduce many […]

Unified serverless streaming ETL architecture with Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics

Businesses across the world are seeing a massive influx of data at an enormous pace through multiple channels. With the advent of cloud computing, many companies are realizing the benefits of getting their data into the cloud to gain meaningful insights and save costs on data processing and storage. As businesses embark on their journey […]

Trump ads push baseless Biden earpiece conspiracy

By Marianna SpringSpecialist disinformation reporter, BBC News Related Topics US election 2020 image copyrightEPA / Facebook image captionBiden, left, pictured at the debate – and right, in the doctored adverts US President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is running hundreds of Facebook advertisements pushing an unfounded conspiracy theory that Joe Biden cheated during the first US […]

Chromecast with Google TV attempts to revive Android TV for the streaming wars

At its Launch Night In event today, Google officially unveiled Chromecast with Google TV. The new TV dongle is available starting today in the U.S. for $50 (it’s coming to more countries by the end of this year). That’s quite cheap given that it comes with its own remote control and dedicated operating system. The […]