Eye on A.I.— Why Hardware Is So Important to A.I.’s Future

Using artificial intelligence successfully isn’t just about software. Companies are quickly realizing that the hardware it runs on and is trained on is also critical. Take the example of Google, a leader in A.I. Last week, during its annual developer conference in Mountain View, Calif., the company debuted its new line of Internet-connected home products […]

Google Assistant Wants to Read to Your Kids Everywhere Your Family Goes

Looking for ways to quell some of the whining that accompanies you on errands? Starting today, Google Assistant’s “Tell Me a Story” feature is available on iOS and Android devices, making it a tiny bit easier for you to keep your kids occupied while they’re sitting in a grocery cart or waiting for a doctor’s […]