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Facebook Smart Speakers to Launch Internationally First, Instead of the US

Facebook Smart Speakers to Launch Internationally First, Instead of the US

Facebook, as expected didn't showcase its smart speaker at the F8 conference. Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal being in the press at the time when it talks about putting cameras and microphones into homes isn't ideal. Facebook's voice assistant, similar to Google Assistant and Amazon's Alexa , is said to understand voice commands. The M artificial intelligence program has existed for some time now and has previously been featured as a personal assistant chatbot in Facebook ...


Assisted Psychotherapy Improves PTSD Symptoms in Veterans, First Responders

Assisted Psychotherapy Improves PTSD Symptoms in Veterans, First Responders

Various tests and studies on MDMA for PTSD treatment have been carried out, and the newest research reveals that using ecstasy with psychotherapy certainly has potential. Temporary increases in suicidal thoughts were also reported. Although this was a small-scale study with no placebo group, the results offer hope.


Freight Derailment Slows Amtrak Service Between Philadelphia, Washington

Freight Derailment Slows Amtrak Service Between Philadelphia, Washington

Extra trains will operate on the Media/Elwyn line. Crews were seen working at the derailment scene to get the cars back on the tracks Thursday morning derailed directly under Interstate 95 as rush-hour traffic passed overhead. There is no indication as yet how long service will be suspended on the lines. As of 7 a.m. Thursday, the trains were suspended. Amtrak trains were operating on a delay, until service was suspended around 5 a.m.


Steady Fed Signals Hikes Ahead

Steady Fed Signals Hikes Ahead

In late NY trading, the euro rose to 1.2005 dollars from 1.1996 dollars in the previous session, and the British pound increased to 1.3624 dollars from 1.3618 USA dollars in the previous session. The extra use of the word "symmetric" follows Monday's data release showing the central bank's preferred gauge of inflation had hit its 2 per cent target after being below that goal in nearly every month since April 2012.


Watch Justin Thomas help pull off this great marriage proposal

Watch Justin Thomas help pull off this great marriage proposal

In the video, Thomas casually approaches Powell and begins to ask him how's he's doing. 2 player in the world, helped a fan propose during his pro-am on Wednesday in Charlotte. "He's my favorite golfer", Powell said, "and so I sent him a message, and five minutes later he sent a message back saying, 'I want to help you out.' I nearly threw my phone".