Cloud en An ‘Interview’ With Google’s New Digital Assistant <div class="field-byline"> Alistair Barr | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet Inc.’s Google unit introduced a new digital assistant Wednesday. Bloomberg News put the system through its paces by asking questions, some of which were suggested by AI experts including Oren Etzioni, head of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alexa Allo Cortana Digital Assistant Google Siri Cloud Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:37:00 +0000 78681 at Google Shows Up Late in Crowded AI-Based Digital-Assistant Field <div class="field-byline"> Alistair Barr | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Google unleashed its digital assistant for the first time, arriving late to the intensifying race among the largest technology companies to create a more personal and lucrative way for computers to interact with humans.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AI Alexa Cortana Digital Assistant Google Siri Cloud Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:35:00 +0000 78671 at Quick Tip: How to enroll in the Office 365 Insider Fast Ring <div class="node-body gallery-body">Want to test the same builds that Microsoft employee's have access for Office 365? 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The idea it embodies:&nbsp;slow down, take stock of your life from time to time, and clear away all the clutter in your life, from the spare keys in your junk drawer to the Facebook friends you can&#39;t even remember.</p> <p>The same principle applies to your cloud storage.Without taking some time to think about exactly what you&rsquo;ve stored there, you may get sucked into the false panacea promised by limitless cloud storage.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> cloud Dropbox google drive storage Cloud Thu, 01 Sep 2016 18:53:00 +0000 78021 at The Cloud-First, Mobile-First Culture Clash Shaping Up For IT <div class="node-body article-body">Pity the IT worker who has to enforce computer use policies. In an ideal world, people would do nothing but work on their work machines. But in this one, workers are finding ways to bypass IT for work and play.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dropbox Google Apps Office 365 Cloud Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:08:00 +0000 77891 at Getty Images How To: Hide Your Facebook Friends List from Spoofers <div class="node-body article-body">One form of scamming on Facebook is an attempt to spoof a users account in order to gain the confidence of your family and friends. Ultimately they attempt to get money out of them. 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We tried it out -- and learned a few lessons about the import process and subsequent notebook organization.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Apple Evernote OneNote Cloud Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:03:00 +0000 77541 at Lenovo Shutting Down It’s Cortana-based REACHit Service <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Cortana for Windows 10 left the gate in a blazing fury of hope as a mass accepted AI, but like all great Microsoft inventions, Cortana is starting to be pushed aside by advances from competitors. Amazon has made great strides with its Alexa service and hardware more recently and Google and Apple aren&rsquo;t too far behind.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lenovo Cloud Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:28:00 +0000 77151 at Office 365 Programs Gain New Cloud Powered Features <div class="node-body article-body">Three apps in the Office 365 suite get major updates this month with powerful, cloud-based intelligent services.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> editor Office 365 Office 365 Outlook Mail Outlooked Focus Inbox PowerPoint Researcher Word Zoom Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:23:00 +0000 76671 at