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YouTube Music launches on Google Home
April 20, 2019

YouTube Music is heading to a smart speaker near you — if that smart speaker’s powered by Google Assistant, that is. Google this morning announced that its free, ad-supported streaming service is coming to Google Home, as well as its Pixel Buds earbuds and products from Sonos, Bose, Polk, and other third-party manufacturers. It’s available starting today on devices in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Great Britain, Ireland,...

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Why companies like Amazon manually review voice data
April 16, 2019

Last week, Bloomberg revealed unsavory details about Alexa’s ongoing development that were known within some circles but hadn’t previously been reported widely: Amazon employs thousands of contract workers in Boston, Costa Rica, India, Romania, and other countries to annotate thousands of hours of audio each day from devices powered by its assistant. “We take the security and privacy of our customers’ personal information...

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Skype brings Screen Sharing to Android app in beta
April 16, 2019

Skype may not be the most popular messaging app anymore but they still have a pretty big user base. And Microsoft continues to try and capture that market that is in between using messaging apps for personal reasons and for work-related reasons. They’re now introducing a new feature in their Skye Insider program aka their beta testers that rivals like Messenger, Viber, WhatsApp don’t have yet: Screen...

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Massive G Suite update finally brings Google Assistant integration
April 15, 2019

At the Google Next ’19 conference, one of the most welcome news, at least for this particular set of users, is the massive G Suite update that is bringing a lot of new things to Google’s supposedly most loyal customers. The long-awaited integration of Google Assistant is finally happening as well as a lot of other things like Add-ons, Cloud Search, Drive metadata, updates to Hangout Meets, Hangouts Chat...

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Popular design news of the week: April 8, 2019 – April 14, 2019
April 14, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to...

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Long-awaited native WhatsApp for iPad finally in the works
April 10, 2019

The long-awaited WhatsApp for iPad is finally in development by Facebook. The native version (ie not based on Whatsapp Web) will finally offer all the features of the phone app on a large screen.Uncovered by the reliable WABetaInfo, the app is currently only available in internal testing and is not available to anyone on the outside yet.The app offers split-screen user interfaces in many places where it makes sense, such as the chat window (in the...

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Amazon plans network of satellites for high-speed broadband
April 7, 2019

(Reuters) — Amazon on Thursday confirmed its plan to build a network of over 3,000 satellites through “Project Kuiper” to provide high speed internet. The project will launch a constellation of low-Earth orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband connectivity to people globally who lack basic access to broadband internet, the company said. Details of the project were filed with the United Nation’s...

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Popular design news of the week: April 1, 2019 – April 7, 2019
April 7, 2019

Every week users submit a lot of interesting stuff on our sister site Webdesigner News, highlighting great content from around the web that can be of interest to web designers.  The best way to keep track of all the great stories and news being posted is simply to...

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Microsoft brings Visual Studio Code to Linux as a Snap
April 6, 2019

Two days after releasing Visual Studio 2019 for Windows and Mac, Microsoft today made Visual Studio Code available for Linux as a Snap. Microsoft launched the free Visual Studio Code for Windows, Mac, and Linux in April 2016, but making Snap support finally brigs seamless auto-updates for Linux users. You can download the Snap now from snapcraft.io/code and grab insider builds from snapcraft.io/code-insiders. Developed by Canonical, Snaps are...

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