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'Alexa, What Are The Four Biggest Challenges To Voice Control Technology Hitting The Mainstream?'

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The rise of ‘voice-first’ interfaces featured prominently in Gartner’s list of 10 predictions about the strategic use of technology in 2017 — the analysis firm anticipates that 10 million households will be using room-based screenless devices by the end of the year. It’s not hard to understand why when you… Read more »

Technology Is Creating Jobs, Not Just Stealing Them…

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Technology has been “stealing our jobs” since at least the Bronze Age, so it’s surprising after all these years that any of us have a job to go to in the mornings. The tired old trope of machines stealing the bread from our children’s mouths has been trotted out at… Read more »

Smartphones At Bedtime Ruin Your Children’s Sleep, Study Finds

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Children who use their phones at bedtime are twice as likely to have a disrupted night’s sleep, according to a new study.  Researchers found that the mere presence of mobiles and tablets in the bedroom, even when they’re not in use, can also lead to poorer sleep. “One potential reason… Read more »