With tech fans eagerly anticipating its release, just how does Samsung’s new Galaxy S9 flagship smartphone compare with other industry heavyweights?
Since its release to the public on November 3rd 2017, Apple has sold over 15 million iPhone X models. Besides the customer loyalty that enables the company to enjoy great revenue, iPhone X delivers some of the most innovative features seen in smart phones. Those, combined with upgrades and improvements to the existing characteristics, enabled iPhone X to rise to the top rapidly.
We’ve all seen the awkward video of Mark Zuckerberg using his AI assistant Jarvis. Despite being hard to watch, it does illustrate how far voice recognition technology has come, and how far it can go.
Some have heralded bots as the future of customer interactions, they go hand-in-hand with the rise of automated marketing to nurture leads and simplify marketing and customer service. Some however, have been hesitant to use the AI (Artificial Intelligence) programs for their business.
Amazon has come a long way from being predominantly an online book store. Retailers and eCommerce companies all over the world, and particularly in the U.S., have been in a panic over the recent growth the company has seen, as it continues to expand into everything from tech products to film production.
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A lot has been happening in the tech world over the last few days, so it's time to have a brief look at some of the standout moments. From the first-ever commercially available self-tying shoes to another luxury smart watch, here are the big tech stories of the week.
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It seems as though algorithm-based feeds are all the rage in social media these days. While Facebook used to be the key social network to filter content via its EdgeRank algorithm, Twitter recently jumped on the "best content first" bandwagon with its own take on an algorithm-based feed. And now, Facebook-owned Instagram has announced it will be testing a revision that will surface your "favourite" Instagram content to your main feed as opposed to sticking to a pure reverse-chronological order.
When Facebook acquired the team behind Oculus Rift back in 2014, it was always assumed that the world's largest social network would find a way to integrate its features into the virtual reality world. As it turns out, one of the first major integrations of Facebook into Oculus has now occurred in the form a Facebook Video tab, currently available on Samsung's Gear VR, which was developed in conjunction with the Oculus VR team.