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TiVo Is Getting Amazon Alexa And Google Assistant Integration

TiVo Is Getting Amazon Alexa And Google Assistant Integration

Japanese automaker Toyota will integrate Amazon's Alexa voice assistant into some of its cars as the auto industry increasingly adopts the tech world's hottest offerings to improve the vehicle experience. A report in Bloomberg suggests that Google may launch a re-vamped online store in February , with devices featuring Google Assistant front and center.


Apple says all iPhones, iPads and Macs affected by chip flaws

Apple says all iPhones, iPads and Macs affected by chip flaws

Security researchers have uncovered security issues in chips known as "Meltdown" and "Spectre" . " Meltdown " and " Spectre " issues take advantage of a modern CPU performance feature called "speculative execution". Meltdown is an attack that accesses active system memory and can gain access to the kernel . Intel admitted the newly discovered security flaws could let hackers steal sensitive information from computers, phones and other devices.


High Sierra App Store system preferences unlockable with any password

High Sierra App Store system preferences unlockable with any password

Regarding the root flaw, an Apple spokesperson said : "We greatly regret this error and we apologize to all Mac users, both for releasing with this vulnerability and for the concern it has caused". Changing these settings can turn off automatic updates for macOS, including security and app updates . That would leave those flaws exploitable on the machine.


The road to autonomy now has a carpool lane: CES 2018 wrap-up

The road to autonomy now has a carpool lane: CES 2018 wrap-up

You can all go home now", Fortune Magazine's tech editor Rachel King tweeted . LAS VEGAS-On the first day of CES, Tuesday, a record 1.33 inches of rain fell, the wettest one-day downpour since the Weather Service began keeping records in 1937.



Here Are All The Nintendo Switch Announcements From Nintendo Direct Mini 2018

Players can also use the Joy-Con controllers to try combat in an all-new way, though the Direct Mini didn't share details on how that mechanic would work. " Super Mario Odyssey ", for instance, is getting a new minigame called "Balloon World". It's a new competitive mode that can be accessed by speaking to Luigi in New Donk City.