How Qualcomm will improve your smartphone's camera

Big changes are coming to your phone’s smartphone camera next year, with Qualcomm previewing an update to its image signal processor (ISP) that will better support features like face recognition and mixed reality.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/16/how-qualcomm-will-improve-your-smartphones-camera.html

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Facebook now has a dedicated Trending News section on mobile

Getting your news from Facebook may be getting a little easier. The social media giant has brought its redesigned Trending News section to mobile. iOS and Android users can enjoy the latest stories deemed most popular by others.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/15/facebook-now-has-dedicated-trending-news-section-on-mobile.html

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Tech Q&A: Essential Windows apps, secret Alexa commands, cybersecurity tests and more

On your national radio show, you spoke of a site that contains a lot of personal details on us, like our age, addresses, relatives, etc. What was the name of the site?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/23/tech-q-essential-windows-apps-secret-alexa-commands-cybersecurity-tests-and-more.html

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MIT Research Could Make Neural Networks Portable

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Having a neural network locally on your mobile device could be hugely beneficial, and it may be possible thanks to research from a team at MIT.

The post MIT Research Could Make Neural Networks Portable appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/252689-mit-research-make-neural-networks-portable?source=Computing

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Smart & Safe Tech: For cars, there's safety in connectivity

The road can be unpredictable. Hum by Verizon brings your car up to speed with today’s latest technology. Connecting drivers to emergency services, grading your driving, recognizing the health of your car and helping drivers arrive to their destination safely.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/10/smart-safe-tech-for-cars-theres-safety-in-connectivity.html

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This company just made the first 'holographic' smartphone and it costs $1,600

Usually known for making high-end cameras for the silver screen, Red has launched a camera for your back pocket – a $1,600 smartphone it dubs the “world’s first holographic media machine.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/07/this-company-just-made-first-holographic-smartphone-and-it-costs-1600.html

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Alexa now has more than 15,000 skills under her artificially intelligent belt

The smartest person in your household may not be a person — at least, not in the traditional sense of the word. Alexa, that handy AI-powered voice assistant who lives in your Amazon Echo, has now mastered more than 15,000 skills.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/06/alexa-now-has-more-than-15000-skills-under-her-artificially-intelligent-belt.html

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NASA plans to crash a satellite into an asteroid

If you’re the sort who lies awake at night in a cold sweat, holding your breath, worrying that an asteroid is going to hit the Earth and wipe out the world as you know it, your worries could soon be over.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/05/nasa-plans-to-crash-satellite-into-asteroid.html

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Las Vegas is about to get its first bar where robots mix the drinks

Tipsy Robot is an upcoming Las Vegas cocktail lounge where you order your drinks via iPad, and then have them perfectly mixed by one of the two expert robots bartenders behind the bar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/20/las-vegas-is-about-to-get-its-first-bar-where-robots-mix-drinks.html

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Original Xbox games might come to PCs eventually, Xbox chief says

Imagine having Halo or Splinter Cell available to play again on your PC or Xbox One. Xbox chief Phil Spencer wants to make it happen.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/14/original-xbox-games-might-come-to-pcs-eventually-xbox-chief-says.html

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