Amazon Needs to Kill Alexa, Maybe Exit Echo Devices

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The Street

By Daniel Kline The online retail giant had a plan to own your living room. It didn’t work because AI-powered voice assistants don’t work. Amazon (AMZN) – Get Free Report had a grand plan to infiltrate every home in America — maybe in the World — using its devices to put a store into everyone’s living room. It was a simple idea, whereby the company would make easy-to-use voice-based devices that ran off a powerful artificial-intelligence system that would serve as a low-cost virtual assistant. Everyone would buy Echo devices because they were cheap and useful. Amazon used its scale to keep p… Read More “Amazon Needs to Kill Alexa, Maybe Exit Echo Devices”

Ex-Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs joins board of UK-based Arm as the two companies battle in court

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Arm, a semiconductor technology licensing firm, said Wednesday that former Qualcomm Chief Executive Paul Jacobs has joined its board of directors — an unexpected move given that Arm and Qualcomm are embroiled in an increasingly contentious legal battle linked to high-performance processors. Jacobs served as Qualcomm’s chief executive from 2005 to 2014, and then as executive chairman until 2018. He left the board in March 2018 after exploring steps to take Qualcomm private following a failed hostile takeover attempt from rival Broadcom. In an interview, Jacobs said he knows Arm well from being … Read More “Ex-Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs joins board of UK-based Arm as the two companies battle in court”

Musk vows interface implants in human brains within six months

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Relaxnews

By Britta Pedersen / POOL / AFP Tech billionaire Elon Musk said on Wednesday one of his companies would in six months be able to implant a device into a human brain that would allow communication with a computer. Tech billionaire Elon Musk said on Wednesday one of his companies would in six months be able to implant a device into a human brain that would allow communication with a computer. The interface, produced by Musk’s start-up Neuralink, would allow the user to communicate directly with computers through their thoughts, he said. “We’ve submitted I think most of our paperwork to the FDA (… Read More “Musk vows interface implants in human brains within six months”

Dak Prescott Was Asked About Concerning Jerry Jones Photo

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Athlon Sports

By Mitchell Forde A photo of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones standing among a mob of white students that blocked a desegregation effort at his North Little Rock high school has spread across the internet like wildfire in recent days. No surprise, the photo, which was taken in 1957, has sparked a lot of hot takes and debate. NBA superstar LeBron James even weighed in. Thursday, Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott had a more measured response when asked about the photo. According to Jori Epstein of Yahoo Sports, Prescott, who is biracial, acknowledged that he didn’t have any answers about the phot… Read More “Dak Prescott Was Asked About Concerning Jerry Jones Photo”

strongThe Weird and Wonderful of emEastward/em Launches Today on to Xbox and PC Game Pass/strong

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Cerebral Overload

Pixpil and Chucklefish today announced their gorgeous BAFTA-nominated 2D adventure title Eastward is available on Xbox and Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass. Featuring mesmerising pixel art, a fantastical narrative and stirring soundtrack, Eastward promises delightful towns, strange creatures and even stranger people! About Eastward Set in the near-future, society is starting to collapse, and the human population is at an all-time low. A deadly toxic presence has spread across the land, destroying and devouring everything in its path. Escape the tyrannical clutches of a subterranean society and … Read More “strongThe Weird and Wonderful of emEastward/em Launches Today on to Xbox and PC Game Pass/strong”

Your Guide to the Week’s Best Ticket Deals

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Sports Illustrated

By Clare Brennan No. 3 UConn’s matchup against No. 7 Notre Dame is the bargain seat of the week. It’sChampionship Week in college football, the NFL is heading into the final stretch and college basketball is heating up. This week is marked by another full slate of sports, with a series of compelling matchups on the schedule. With so many exciting fixtures on the docket, there are plenty of opportunities to catch sport’s must-see events in person. We have compiled a list of the week’s best deals and bargain seats across a range of sports, using insights from SI Tickets. The listed prices below … Read More “Your Guide to the Week’s Best Ticket Deals”

Arizona and Jedd Fisch agree to contract extension

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Football Scoop

By Doug Samuels New deal aims to keep Fisch with the Wildcats through 2027. Arizona and second-year head coach Jedd Fisch have reportedly agreed to a contract extension. View the original article to see embedded media. The new deal aims to keep him in Tuscon through the 2027 season. The deal will become official once it gets the required approval from the Board of Regents. No specific details on the deal have been provided. Arizona saw a four-game improvement in the win column this year. Fisch led them to a 1-11 season his first year, and this past fall they improved to 5-7. Fisch and his Wild… Read More “Arizona and Jedd Fisch agree to contract extension”

Is Apple Going To Rally Into Year End?

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ValueWalk

Bad headlines haven’t been able to take shares down.The technical setup is looking more and more bullish.Macro conditions favor an uptrend.Sometimes there’s a lot to be said for just reading the tape. Back in the day, investors didn’t have access to breaking news, or even old news like we do today, but they still made money by looking at a stock’s chart and forming an educated opinion. Q3 2022 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Find A Qualified Financial AdvisorEach advisor has been vetted by SmartAsset and is held to a fiduciary standard to act in your best interests. If you’re ready to… Read More “Is Apple Going To Rally Into Year End?”

La-Z-Boy Reclines To More Comfortable Levels

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La-Z-Boy is reclining into a more comfortable position to put new money to work.Q2 earnings were much better than expected.Q3 guidance is weak but due to near-term headwinds that should abate over time.La-Z-Boy (NYSE:LZB) shares are reclining into a more comfortable price range following the Q2 earnings release and guidance but this is an opportunity for investors. The decline in share prices is driven by a cautious outlook for the 3rd quarter that does little to offset the value, quality or yield of the dividend. Q3 2022 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Find A Qualified Financial Advi… Read More “La-Z-Boy Reclines To More Comfortable Levels”

Elon Musk expects Neuralink to test brain chip implants in human patients in 6 months

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Euronews (English)

Elon Musk expects a coin-sized, wireless brain chip developed by his company Neuralink to start human clinical trials in six months – after the company missed earlier timelines set by the billionaire CEO. Neuralink is developing brain chip interfaces it says could enable disabled patients to move and communicate again, and Musk claims it will also target restoring vision. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area and Austin, Texas, Neuralink has in recent years been conducting tests on animals as it seeks approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to begin clinical trials. Scientists ta… Read More “Elon Musk expects Neuralink to test brain chip implants in human patients in 6 months”