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Amazon teams with Lennar to incorporate Alexa into new homes

12 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Model homes make company's Echo voice devices standard.
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Alexa can now schedule meetings with your contacts

Alexa can now schedule meetings with your contacts

13 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Amazon's Alexa has been able to schedule meetings for some time now, but starting today, Alexa can schedule one-on-one meetings based on the availability of both meeting...
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Siri winning battle of the virtual assistants in Canada: poll

20 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - In the heated battle between Amazon, Apple, Google and Microsoft to get consumers hooked on their virtual assistants, Siri seems to be enjoying the first-mover...
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Connect another light to your smart home with the $17 TP-Link soft white LED bulb

Connect another light to your smart home with the $17 TP-Link soft white LED bulb

1 day ago   |   iMore

Alexa, turn on the living room. The TP-Link soft white dimmable A19 smart LED bulb is down to $17.27 on Amazon. This smart bulb fluctuates a lot in price, but it has been...
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Amazon's Alexa judges your outfits - but does she have good taste?

Amazon's Alexa judges your outfits - but does she have good taste?

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Alexa, make me look beautiful. Every morning for the past week, I've thrown on my clothes and then paused to preen in front of an odd, oblong-shaped pod that's taken up...
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UFC Fight Night 129 post-event facts: Demian Maia's takedown struggles hit historic territory

UFC Fight Night 129 post-event facts: Demian Maia's takedown struggles hit historic territory

2 days ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

The UFC's first event in Chile took place Saturday with UFC Fight Night 129. Movistar Arena in Santiago hosted the card, which aired on FS1 following prelims on FS2 and UFC...
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Ronda Rousey's WWE Money in the Bank Debut Will End in Bizarre Fashion

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

While the majority of WWE's roster headed to Europe, Ronda Rousey, Nia Jax and Charlotte Flair stayed in New York for NBCUniversal's Upfront campaign...
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UFC Fight Night 129 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Program total passes $19 million

2 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Fighters from Saturday's UFC Fight Night 129 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $135,000. The program, a comprehensive plan that includes...
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Why It Matters That Alexa and Google Assistant Finally Have Male Voices

2 days ago   |   Slate

Siri, Alexa, Cortana, and Google Assistant are all female. The topic has been much discussed and researched in recent years, with data offering as one explanation for the...
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UFC Fight Night 129 video highlights: Gabriel Benitez slam-KOs Humberto Bandenay

3 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

Gabriel Benitez and Humberto Bandenay packed about as much action as possible into a 39-second matchup, but it was “Moggly” who proved victorious. The featherweight bout was...
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Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling

Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members... Read more ...

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

A New Zealand scientist is leading a team to the lake next month to take samples of the murky waters to conduct DNA tests and determine what species live there. Read more ...

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Philip Roth, the American novelist who penned the celebrated “Portnoy's Complaint,” died at the age of 85 on Tuesday. The author, whose novels were fueled with sex, was... Read more ...

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Read more ...

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

The NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff. Read more ...

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island. Read more ...

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Gunshots heard in background while Florida reporter talks with witness on air

Police from multiple agencies have responded to an active shooter situation in Panama City. Read more ...

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava destroys warehouse at power plant site on Hawaii's Big Island

Lava flowing from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has claimed another structure, this one close to a geothermal plant. Read more ...