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wi-fi assistant

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New devices run on Wi-Fi signals alone

Engineers at University of Washington are working on a new type of tech called "Wi-Fi backscatter" that only needs a signal from a router to power up and communicate.

By August 7, 2014

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Three plant sensors want to be your garden assistant

From monitoring your plant's conditions to offering care advice and updates, these three plant sensors boast a variety of features to help you turn your thumb green.

By June 11, 2014

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Ivee Sleek voice-activated home assistant joins forces with Lowe's Iris and Staples Connect

Ivee Sleek is a voice-activated assistant that can answer questions, respond to commands, and connect to a ton of other smart home devices.

By January 9, 2014

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ADT has its finger on the Pulse of voice control

Pulse Voice is a new ADT app that lets you control your home's Pulse service by talking to it.

By July 1, 2014

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Eight tips to get you started with Windows Phone 8.1

These tips will help you discover new features in Microsoft's latest mobile operating system.

By May 21, 2014

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Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now: An early look at how Cortana stacks up (hands-on)

Can Windows Phone’s new voice-activated assistant stand up to Siri and Google Now? We put an early version to the test.

By April 14, 2014

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11 things you need to know about Windows Phone 8.1

Here's your cheat sheet for the newest features and availability of Microsoft's newest mobile operating system.

By April 14, 2014

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Microsoft Cortana will not be available in Asia at launch

Psyched about Microsoft's newest voice assistant? If you live in the Asia Pacific region, the bad news is that this feature will not be available from the get-go.

By April 2, 2014

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10 must-see videos of the week

Amazon's FireTV debuts; Apple Byte breaks down the latest iPhone 6 rumors; and look out Siri, Cortana's the new kid in town.

By April 4, 2014

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Microsoft announces Windows Phone 8.1 update

During its annual Build developer conference, Microsoft shows off the latest features of its mobile operating system.

By April 2, 2014