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assistant

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Sherpa Beta Virtual Assistant (Android)

In a crowded field of voice-powered digital assistant apps for Android, Sherpa distinguishes itself with its ability to perform searches on the Web, take notes, post to Facebook, and even stream music on command.

By April 17, 2013

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​Microsoft Band 2 can now last longer on GPS-assisted runs

A new firmware update adds a power-saving mode, albeit with a catch.

By February 3, 2016

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Holographic assistant brings us one step closer to AI butlers

A company from Japan is working on a fully holographic artificial intelligence assistant. It offers similar services to Amazon's Echo, but brings a new level of personality.

By January 20, 2016

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Tiny hologram breathes new life into this virtual assistant (Tomorrow Daily 300)

Ashley and Jeff discuss an adorable miniature hologram made to act as your virtual assistant and how one robotics team is using an ATLAS robot to literally clean up shop.

By January 19, 2016

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Control the Internet of Things with a little hologram assistant (Tomorrow Daily 300 show notes)

We love the idea behind Gatebox, a device featuring a tiny hologram assistant to help you throughout your day. Your move, Alexa!

By January 19, 2016

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Snowy is a Siri-like personal assistant for Pebble Time

The app is capable of taking questions, setting reminders, and more -- oh my!

By December 22, 2015

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Apple TV expanding voice controls

The latest beta version of Apple TV's upcoming software also includes support for Bluetooth keyboards and the ability to organize your apps into individual folders.

By February 9, 2016

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Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana lands on Android and iOS

Microsoft's chatty companion now works just about everywhere you do.

By December 9, 2015

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The new Hiku shopping assistant brings more to the table

This device will list your groceries, then get them delivered to your front door.

By December 4, 2015

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Apple sued over new iPhone feature Wi-Fi Assist

Plaintiffs allege that Wi-Fi Assist, turned on by default, runs up a big data bill. Meanwhile, take a look inside Microsoft's flagship retail store in New York City.

By October 26, 2015