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Amazon's project Vesta aims to launch domestic robots by 2019

Amazon's project Vesta aims to launch domestic robots by 2019

Amazon's Kindle changed how people read books, and their Echo has been hugely successful but the Amazon Fire Phone didn't catch on, and the jury's still out on the Fire tablet and the FireStick OTT device. Citing unnamed sources familiar with the company's plans, Bloomberg reports that Amazon is getting serious about building a domestic robot. However, people close to the project have indicated that the robot will be in a form of a mobile Alexa , and will accompany customers in some ...


Roku Channel to Stream Live News With ABC, Cheddar, People, Newsy

Roku Channel to Stream Live News With ABC, Cheddar, People, Newsy

While the content didn't look much different than standard cable news coverage, based on our demo, that's exactly the point. Beginning in mid-May, you'll also be able to watch live, streaming news from ABC News, People, Cheddar , and Newsy on the channel, Roku announced today.


Microsoft Announces a Partnership Which Brings Discord to Xbox Live Users

Microsoft Announces a Partnership Which Brings Discord to Xbox Live Users

The functionality will also be rolling out over the next few weeks through the PC and mobile Discord apps and users will be able to link their Xbox Live accounts under the User Settings Connections tab. Microsoft will be partnering with Discord in order to connect it to Xbox Live . For example, if you're playing Sea of Thieves on Xbox, your friends on PC will see it and have the choice to jump on Xbox One and join you.


Repeal of AFSPA from Meghalaya, Arunachal raises hope for Manipur, Nagaland, Assam

Repeal of AFSPA from Meghalaya, Arunachal raises hope for Manipur, Nagaland, Assam

While insurgency has been completely wiped out from Tripura and Mizoram, there has been a marked improvement in security situation in Assam , Meghalaya, Nagaland and Manipur, according to the Home Ministry. The AFSPA has been in place in Nagaland for around 60 years. In the light of it, will the same be withdrawn from Sharmila's land and other Northeastern states is a hopeful thought for many in the region.


Dark Souls Remastered Pre-Orders Live With PS4 Theme Bonus

Dark Souls Remastered Pre-Orders Live With PS4 Theme Bonus

In January, despite some confusion , Bandai Namco assured us existing owners of the original Dark Souls would not receive money off its incoming Remastered edition. Today, the publisher announced that the remaster's PC version will be available with a 50% discount for all PC players that own Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition on Steam, incoming as a "loyalty discount reward".