Apple goes on hiring spree to improve Siri’s smarts

Apple goes on hiring spree to improve Siri’s smarts

Nearly all of the new positions are for engineers, and it’s notable that some of those spots are meant to tackle Siri’s relative weakness in general questions. There are entries for Siri software engineers tackling “General Knowledge” and the “Knowledge Graph,” for instance. Other notable recruiting efforts include a machine learning scientist as well as…

This Week in the Business: No cursing like sailors on the Sea of Thieves

Image: Microsoft STAT | 2 million – Number of Sea of Thieves players in the game’s first week of release. It is Microsoft’s fastest-selling first-party original IP since the Xbox One launched in 2013. QUOTE | “We’ve clarified that use of offensive language and fraudulent activity is prohibited. We’ve also clarified that violation… may result…

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds 4×4 Map Is Codename: Savage, And Initial Testing Will Start Soon

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds 4×4 Map Is Codename: Savage, And Initial Testing Will Start Soon

Alpha testing for the Codename: Savage map is finally confirmed to start next week. “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” will get the new 4×4 map next week on its test servers.  ( Steam ) The competition among Battle Royale shooters continues as PUBG Corporation announces the new 4×4 Codename: Savage map for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, which drops next week.…

The Galaxy S9 has 11 great features buried in the settings you should check out

The Galaxy S9 has 11 great features buried in the settings you should check out

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business InsiderAndroid phones can be customized way more than iPhones, and Samsung adds its own little touches that take customization to another level.  The thing is, Samsung rarely mentions these cool little features when it announces its new phones, and they can go unnoticed for your entire ownership of a Samsung phone.  Many of…

2019 Toyota RAV4: 6 Things to Know

2019 Toyota RAV4: 6 Things to Know

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Nintendo Reached A DLC Tipping Point This Week

It’s been a quietly unprecedented week for Nintendo, and one that should change players’ expectations for the company’s games going forward. In just eight days, five of Nintendo’s major Switch games received downloadable content updates. Some of that DLC was free, some paid. The days of any of Nintendo games being static after launch appear…