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Conversations with a house -- voice control in the CNET Smart Home

We wrangle the options to try and find the right digital assistant or assistants for the connected devices in the CNET Smart Home.

By 23 October 2015


How to mute Instagram Direct conversation alerts

On Tuesday Instagram added new functionality to its hardly ever used messaging feature, which might cause your friends to go overboard.

By 4 September 2015


How to name a group conversation in Messages for iOS

This little-known feature can be a serious boon in keeping track of message threads.

By 1 July 2015


Skype Translator can now converse in French and German

Slowly expanding its repetoire, the real-time translation software can now speak six different languages.

By 19 June 2015


Twitter makes your conversations easier to follow

Replies on Twitter will be organised into conversation groups in order to make them easier to read.

By 9 June 2015


Microsoft's karmic gaffe is 'opening up the conversation'

CEO Satya Nadella's comment that female employees should trust in karma opened Microsoft's eyes to unconscious bias.

By 31 December 2014


How to enable conversation view in Gmail for Android

If you've added a non-Google email account to Gmail on Android and miss threaded conversations, you're going to want to read this.

By 8 April 2015


Hold conversations using Google Translate

Learn the practical steps to communicate with someone in a different language using the Google Translate app.

By 23 January 2015


Group Text+, Email+ simplify group conversations on iOS

Two new iOS apps aim to eliminate the pain points of sending emails and iMessages to large groups.

By 17 December 2014


Things get weird when you check your snail mail like your email

What if you obsessively checked your snail mail just like you constantly check your phone for email and social-media updates? This amusing video shows you just how strange things would get.

By 1 December 2015