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Alexa Skill Blueprints

Amazon’s Voice Assistant Is Receiving Alexa Skill Blueprints

Amazon is adding custom responses through Skill Blueprints for voice assistant Alexa. Users without tech or coding skills can create custom responses to questions. The feature can be useful for trivia games, jokes...
GDPR

Facebook will exclude 1.5 billion users from GDPR privacy protections

Europe’s GDPR privacy regulations will go into effect May 25th. Facebook showed how the social media service plans to comply with the new regulations. While people expected Facebook would extend the consumer...
Netflix App To Include 30-Second Previews for Mobile Viewers

Netflix App To Include 30-Second Previews for Mobile Viewers

Netflix is releasing its take on Snapchat and Instagram stories with 30-second video previews. The preview of show episodes and movies are similar to Instagram Stories because of the circular thumbnails and...
Amazon

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Releases Annual Shareholder’s Letter

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed that Amazon has over 100 million Prime members. Amazon Prime is a membership plan that offers a slew of perks to shoppers at Amazon as well as...
Facebook To Develop Its Own Silicon to Power Devices and Servers - Featured

Facebook To Develop Its Own Silicon to Power Devices and Servers

Facebook is in the early stages of developing its own version of silicon for devices and servers. Facebook’s job listings indicate the company will put efforts into artificial intelligence servers. The move could...
Android P

Android P to Finally Receive Bluetooth Volume Fix

After months of complaints, Android P is finally fixing its Bluetooth volume settings. After a future update, Android P will remember the audio settings for each Bluetooth device. The feature was...
Amazon Prime Video

Amazon to Launch Fire TV Edition Smart TVs

Amazon announced Fire TV Edition smart TVs in partnership with Toshiba and Insignia. These smart TVs will be built on Amazon’s own OS (Fire TV OS). There are more than 10 models to...
Windows Defender for Chrome - Featured

Microsoft Has Released Windows Defender Extension for Chrome

Microsoft has released its Windows Defender antivirus scanner for Google Chrome. The software is available for the popular Web browser in the form of an extension. Windows Defender prevents malware from being...
Netflix Updates Privacy Policy - Featured

Netflix Updates Privacy Statement, Discloses How User Data Is Handled

Netflix published its updated Privacy Statement in January of 2018. The streaming service stores your personal information including payment method details and contact details.  Additional information about demographics is collected from both online...
Telegram

Telegram Founder Pledges Millions in Bitcoin For “VPNs and Digital Resistance”

Following the ban on Telegram in Russia, Pavel Durov pledges millions in Bitcoin for companies rallying against the Russian Government. Durov has started donating Bitcoin grants to individuals and companies who run...