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Cortana could soon be the best digital assistant – with a little help from friends 1

Cortana could soon be the best digital assistant – with a little help from friends

Opening up access to Cortana to third-party hardware, and Windows 10 to competing services like Amazon’s Alexa, seemed like the death knell for Microsoft’s digital assistant at the time. After its Build 2019 conference in Seattle, Washington, this is looking like one of Microsoft’s most ingenious plays yet. During its conference, Microsoft announced that Cortana …

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Wolfenstein: Youngblood's 'buddy pass' lets friends play co-op with you for free 2

Wolfenstein: Youngblood’s ‘buddy pass’ lets friends play co-op with you for free

Bethesda dropped a mountain of information today regarding its upcoming shooter Wolfenstein: Youngblood, along with an absolutely glorious story trailer that shows off the game’s co-operative focus and Nazi-killing action.  First off, the latest entry in the Wolfenstein series now has an official release date in July 26, 2019, with the standard version of the …

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Why Facebook Search Suggests ‘Photos of Female Friends in Bikinis’ 4

Why Facebook Search Suggests ‘Photos of Female Friends in Bikinis’

[ad_1] Just before Valentine’s Day last week, Belgian security researcher Inti De Ceukelaire noticed something strange on Facebook. He found the social network’s search function treated pictures of men and women in dramatically different ways. Searching for “photos of my female friends” returned a hodgepodge of images, whereas a similar search for “photos of my …

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Here’s What AOC’s Friends and Enemies Are Saying About the “Green New Deal” 5

Here’s What AOC’s Friends and Enemies Are Saying About the “Green New Deal”

Green New Deal Yesterday, the left wing of the U.S. Democratic party unveiled the “Green New Deal,” a broad-spectrum plan to fight climate change that would radically reshape the future of energy policy and infrastructure in the United States. The plan — and its champion, the newly elected U.S. Representative from New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — immediately drew strong reactions …

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Exercise Your Civic Duty by Shaming Your Friends Into Voting 6

Exercise Your Civic Duty by Shaming Your Friends Into Voting

Everyone Else Is Doing It Barring a few special circumstances, every U.S. citizen has the right to vote — or not vote — in government elections. But don’t expect to stay home on election day guilt-free. In the U.S., your voting record is public information — depending on the state, your record could include anything from the political …

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