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Google Home has 5 million recipe options for your next night in

Google has been rapidly adding new features to its Home connected speaker recently, and the latest will be handy for chefs. Google Home can now read out recipes step-by-step — but it sounds like you'll need to kick off the process using your smartph…

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Choose from Alexa or Google Assistant in your new Mercedes

In the future, it'd be nice to expect our smart home will just know when we're on our way home and prepare for our arrival. In the meantime, voice assistants from Google and Amazon let us control our devices without all of that fiddly button pressing…

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Amazon offers its voice-recognition smarts to other companies

Amazon's Alexa has become the flag-bearer for AI assistants. Not only does she possess an exhaustive list of useful skills, but she's also started finding new homes in everything from phones to cars, watches, little robots and even refrigerators. The…

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VW teams with Mobvoi to make in-car AI less terrible

As a general rule, in-car voice assistants are… lackluster. Unless you rely on a smartphone tie-in like Android Auto or Apple CarPlay, you're left with stiff voice commands and limited features. Volkswagen wants to do better. It's forming a joint v…

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Samsung’s Bixby AI assistant can see as well as talk

With its latest Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones, Samsung also launched its very own AI assistant, Bixby. We know what you're thinking — do I really need yet another Android helper bot like Google Assistant or even Cortana vying for my attention? Actua…

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