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Listen up! Google's smart assistant also hears your private conversations

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When smart devices watch you, what do they do with the data?

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Comcast's new device could monitor your bathroom habits

A major telecom is set to release a new device for your home that tracks a few health vitals, including how often you go...
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Feeling down? Alexa could soon know your emotional state

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You and the kids will love this cool Google feature

Google Assistant can be an excellent digital companion, but it also has a flair for entertainment. Now, it has a storytelling feature that will...
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Here's what you need to know about Google and your Nest

Although Nest has been owned by Google for years, it's previously operated independently with its own products. Not any longer, as earlier this week,...
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12 Google Calendar tricks to start using right now

Having events and tasks planned for one’s professional and personal life on a daily, weekly or monthly basis is often a struggle for most....
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Walmart to offer voice-assisted grocery shopping with Google's help

Today, Amazon and Walmart are battling to become the largest retail outlets in the world. It seems whenever one of the companies fires a...
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Would you prefer a genderless Alexa or Siri?

Voice assistants have typically been female. Now, a company has created a gender-neutral voice. Listen to what it sounds like and tell me what...
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Kim's Take: Could your smartphone save your life?

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute!   Nate Felix was in a car accident....
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