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Microsofts Announces Windows-like Approach to Smart Speakers

Microsofts Announces Windows-like Approach to Smart Speakers

Microsoft is taking an expressly Windows-like approach to getting their voice assistant, Cortana, into people's homes. They are providing the software and backend infrastructure, and third-party OEMs are making and selling the hardware. 

Harman Kardon's has already announced their product, a Cortana speaker called Invoke, and we now know that HP will be making a competing home speaker.

Read on The Verge.

Windows 10 hits 500 million active devices

Windows 10 hits 500 million active devices

Snapchat’s new eraser lets you photoshop stuff out of photos

Snapchat’s new eraser lets you photoshop stuff out of photos