Amazon's Echo Show: The Future Is Here


Amazon recently launched its Echo Show, which brings a visual screen to its smart speaker device. The screen changes the Echo experience quite a bit, and I wonder whether we’re ready to start living in what seems like a futuristic Star Trek world. The Echo Show experience is sort of like having a laptop sitting on your table — one that uses artificial intelligence, allows you to speak to it, speaks back to you, and shows you relevant things on its screen. It searches the Web for the answers you’re seeking.

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Microsoft reaches out and embraces open-source Eclipse

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Organizations using Microsoft’s Azure or Visual Studio Team Services along with an open-source Eclipse IDE will be happy to hear that Microsoft is stepping up its commitment to making them all work together.

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Popular iPhone camera app VSCO launches new GIF maker called DSCO

Article Image Photography-focused startup Visual Supply Co. on Thursday launched a new app entirely exclusive to iOS: DSCO, a quick and easy way to make animated GIFs on your iPhone.

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Instagram clobbers Twitter as it surpasses the 400 million mark

It’s a bit of a chicken or the egg dilemma — are we such a visual generation because of all the photography and photosharing apps available to us, or do these technologies exist because of our penchant for showing rather than telling?

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First look: iOS 9's totally redesigned app switcher

Apple’s next-generation mobile operating system comes with many visual tweaks, but the all-new, simplified app switcher is perhaps the most radical change to the user interface.



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Microsoft brings Visual Studio Code, .NET Core preview to Mac

Presenting at its Build developer conference on Wednesday, Microsoft announced the first version of Visual Studio compatible with Mac and Linux, Visual Studio Code.



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Apple details Watch accessibility features in website update

Consumers with visual or aural impairments will have several options for making the Apple Watch more accessible to them, Apple revealed this week, including the company’s oft-lauded VoiceOver functionality and user interface customizations.



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