Tag Archives: Skills

How to enable and disable Alexa skills

How do you make your Amazon Echo do stuff? You’ve got to have skills! Alexa is the beating heart of the Amazon Echo and the platform upon which all of its abilities are based. Think of it like an operating … Continue reading

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Amazon Echo and Google Home could soon gain phone calling skills

As if landlines weren’t dead enough already, and smart speakers popular enough, voice calling might become a Google Home and Amazon Echo thing this year. The post Amazon Echo and Google Home could soon gain phone calling skills appeared first … Continue reading

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Skills and security are the biggest barriers to successful business

The annual IBM Tech Report highlights four new technologies that are changing the face of IT: mobile technology, business analytics, cloud computing and social business – all of them suffering a severe skill shortage. Infosecurity – Latest News

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DriveScribe improves teens’ driving skills

A company called Drive Power is working on new mobile app that “encourages safe driving habits and provides real-time coaching to novice drivers.” Called DriveScribe, the application relies on technology which combines several important functions to promote safe driving. For … Continue reading

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C Skills team discovers Gingerbread root exploit

The folks at C Skills have done their magic again, this time with Gingerbread (and possibly Honeycomb) and have released GingerBreak.  If you don’t keep up with this sort of thing, the C Skills team are the people who brought … Continue reading

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