Microsoft Monday: Build 2018 Announcements, Improved Screenshot Tool, Minecraft Aquatic Update – Forbes


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Microsoft Monday: Build 2018 Announcements, Improved Screenshot Tool, Minecraft Aquatic Update
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“Microsoft Monday" is a weekly column that focuses on all things Microsoft. This week, Microsoft Monday includes details about the Build 2018 announcements, a major Outlook update, an improved screenshot tool, 1 billion hours of Xbox One backward
Are we in the AI revolution? Microsoft's keynote points to huge changeDigital Trends


Build 2018: Microsoft embraces its new platforms, Azure and Microsoft 365Ars Technica
Microsoft Tries a New Role: Moral LeaderNew York Times
Fortune –CNET –Redmondmag.com –TheStreet.com
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Cortana gets the power of sight in Microsoft’s future vision of conference rooms – PCWorld


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Cortana gets the power of sight in Microsoft's future vision of conference rooms
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Cortana can see you. Maybe. A mysterious, cone-shaped device, shown in a demo Monday at Microsoft's Build event in Seattle, hinted at a big leap in capability for the company's digital assistant: the ability to see and identify people. In the ruthless
Microsoft wants Cortana and Alexa to be friends. Is that cool or just awkward?Digital Trends


Microsoft looks to Cortana, Teams, ambient intelligence for smarter meetingsZDNet
You can now set Amazon's Alexa as your default voice assistant on AndroidThe Verge
VentureBeat –Android Police –AdAge.com –KING5.com
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What to expect at Google I/O this week – TechCrunch


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What to expect at Google I/O this week
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Google has been rolling out news at a steady rate since last week, in what feels like a bit of a last-minute clearinghouse ahead of tomorrow. The company's already taken the wraps off of news about Android TV, Google Home, Wear OS Assistant, you name
8 (Crazy?) Predictions for Google IO 2018Phandroid.com


Google's biggest event of the year kicks off on Tuesday — here's what to expectBusiness Insider
At Google, 'responsibility' — not new technology — will take center stageLos Angeles Times
Android Headlines –Mashable –Android Police –Gizmodo
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Google I/O kicks off tomorrow — here’s what to expect – TechCrunch


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Google I/O kicks off tomorrow — here's what to expect
TechCrunch
Google has been rolling out news at a steady rate since last week, in what feels like a bit of a last-minute clearinghouse ahead of tomorrow. The company's already taken the wraps off of news about Android TV, Google Home, Wear OS Assistant, you name
Google's biggest event of the year kicks off on Tuesday — here's what to expectBusiness Insider


What to expect at Google I/O: Android P, Google Assistant, and lots of AIMashable
Android Things Gets Official 1.0 Release. Wait, What the Heck Is Android Things?Gizmodo
Android Police –BGR –WIRED –Digital Trends
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Jupiter at Opposition 2018: How to See It Tuesday – Space.com


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Jupiter at Opposition 2018: How to See It Tuesday
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This NASA sky map shows the location of Jupiter on May 9, 2018, at 9 p.m. local time. Jupiter will reach opposition, its closest point to Earth of the year, on May 8. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech. Skywatchers will see Jupiter at its brightest Tuesday (May
Scientists Say Oribts Of Jupiter And Venus Impact Earth's Climate Every 405000 YearsTech Times


Earth's orbital changes have influenced climate, life forms for at least 215 million yearsPhys.Org
Weird but true: Orbits of Jupiter and Venus affect Earth's climate, new study saysUSA TODAY
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Fatal autonomous Uber crash could have been a result of improper sensor tuning, report claims – TechSpot


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Fatal autonomous Uber crash could have been a result of improper sensor tuning, report claims
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Uber doesn't exactly have the best record as far as controversies go, and that doesn't seem to be changing anytime soon. The most recent example of this trend involves a fatal crash that occurred when a self-driving Uber vehicle fatally struck

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Microsoft’s AI future is rooted in its gaming past – Engadget


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Microsoft's AI future is rooted in its gaming past
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The Kinect will never die. Microsoft debuted its motion-sensing camera on June 1st, 2009, showing off a handful of gimmicky applications for the Xbox 360; it promised easy, controller-free gaming for the whole family. Back then, Kinect was called
Microsoft opens its 'BrainWave' AI-on-FPGA service to external testersZDNet


Microsoft's Project Kinect for Azure sensor will be the eyes of the next-gen HoloLensPCWorld
Microsoft Charts Its Own Path on Artificial IntelligenceWIRED
CNET –Polygon –LinkedIn
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What is edge computing? – The Verge


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What is edge computing?
The Verge
Companies like Amazon, Microsoft, and Google have proven to us that we can trust them with our personal data. Now it's time to reward that trust by giving them complete control over our computers, toasters, and cars. Allow me to introduce you to “edge
From evil empire to role model, Microsoft builds its claim to the high groundDigital Trends


Microsoft Tries a New Role: Moral LeaderNew York Times
Microsoft's AI future is rooted in its gaming pastEngadget
CNET –Redmondmag.com –Ars Technica –TheStreet.com
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Google’s biggest event of the year kicks off on Tuesday — here’s what to expect – Business Insider


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Google's biggest event of the year kicks off on Tuesday — here's what to expect
Business Insider
Google I/O is kicking off on May 8 at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA — right on the doorstep of the world-famous Googleplex. We're expect to hear much more about what Google has in store for the next year. The event is mostly geared
Android Things Gets Official 1.0 Release. Wait, What the Heck Is Android Things?Gizmodo


Android Automotive gets Play Store and Assistant, Android Auto will have enhanced capabilitiesAndroid Police
'Android Things' Emerges From Beta as Google Dives Into IoTPCMag
The Verge –WIRED –CNET –Android Central
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This ‘Infinity War’ Crossover Is A Big First For ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ – Forbes


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This 'Infinity War' Crossover Is A Big First For 'Fortnite: Battle Royale'
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Fortnite: Battle Royale dropped big news this morning, though I feel like that's true at least once a week. The game is getting a big crossover with Avengers: Infinity War in the form of a limited time mode tomorrow that will drop the Infinity Gauntlet
'Fortnite' Infinity Gauntlet Mode Lets You Become ThanosComicbook.com


Avengers' Thanos Comes To Fortnite – GameSpot DailyGameSpot
Fortnite Won't Add Avengers Skins for Infinity War Crossover ModeGame Rant
Bleeding Cool News –Newsweek –Macworld –Kotaku
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Infuriating Fog and Exhilarating Geophysics: Behind the Scenes of NASA’s InSight Launch to Mars – Gizmodo


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Infuriating Fog and Exhilarating Geophysics: Behind the Scenes of NASA's InSight Launch to Mars
Gizmodo
On Saturday, for the first time, a rocket blasted off from the US West Coast to fling its payload on an interplanetary trajectory. Despite being at Vandenberg Air Force Base for Mars InSight's historic launch atop an Atlas V rocket, I never saw the
Bound for Mars, World's 1st Interplanetary Cubesats Phone HomeSpace.com


Strained Mars data relay capabilities possible in 2020sSpaceFlight Insider
InSight Diary: Mars mission emerges from the mistsBBC News
Christian Science Monitor –KCBX –Sky & Telescope –Tech Times
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