Google Duplex Demo – Who needs humans to make calls for appointments anymore?
Day 2 of Google I/O 2018 saw the public demo of Google Duplex, the newest evolution of the Google Assistant AI. CEO Sundar Pichai demoed a real phone call by the Assistant AI to a salon to book a haircut appointment which was so mindblowing that the AI sounded more real than some actual humans!
Popular Lip-syncing app Musical.ly has been acquired for $1 Billion
Chinese firm Bytedance just acquires Musical.ly. Just 3 years from Start to $1Billion and 60 million users along the way, Musical.ly has done for itself pretty damn nicely.
Here’s how tech companies helped out during Hurricanes Irma and Harvey
When Final Fantasy online gamers help raise money for the biggest natural disaster relief efforts of the year, you know people have the right idea and there's hope for humanity!