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Google Duplex to disclose its true nature

Google Duplex to disclose its true nature

The demo was called "horrifying" by Zeynep Tufekci , an associate professor at the University of North Carolina who regularly comments on the ways technology and society impact on each other. Other improvements include the ability to trigger multiple actions with a single, custom command, and a forthcoming feature called "Pretty Please" that is created to encourage children to be polite in their interactions with Google Assistant, and, hopefully, everyone else.


Here's when you can play Minecraft

Here's when you can play Minecraft "Better Together" on Nintendo Switch

This version of Minecraft for Switch contains all previously released content including the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack exclusive to Nintendo and all DLC. Microsoft also added that the Bedrock update will add achievements, gamerscore, and access to the Minecraft Marketplace. Visit Nintendo.com or Nintendo eShop for details.


Trump defends decision to pull USA out of Iran nuclear deal

Trump defends decision to pull USA out of Iran nuclear deal

Previously, he made good on his promise to scrap USA participation in the Paris climate accord, another bad deal for the US agreed to by Obama, and to move the USA embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, in recognition of Israel's right to name its own capital.



Google adds new battery saving mode to Wear OS

As expected, there are plenty of differences between Android P and iOS 11 gestures, as Google is looking to create its own user interface overhaul. Swiping up half way will bring up the app switcher/overview screen, which shows all the apps running on the phone. Similar to the way we switch between the apps on iPhone, this will be the spot where users will be able to glance through the full-screen previews of your recently used apps .


Memorial held for officers killed in line of duty

Memorial held for officers killed in line of duty

While there were no new names carved into the granite this year, officials announced there will be another name added next year. Dashina Manning, mother of Edgecombe County Deputy David Manning who died in the line of duty earlier this year, said she was proud of her son and grateful for the new law enforcement family that's adopted her son's family.


Sony Changes Warranties for PS4, Playstation VR, PS Vita and PS3

Sony Changes Warranties for PS4, Playstation VR, PS Vita and PS3

They gave the company 30 days to comply. The company has made changes to two of its policies, one of which has to do with the use of unlicensed third-party peripherals, and the other has to do with third-party repairs and the opening of the console in general.