New Google Trips app is a smart assistant for your vacations, currently in beta testing

New Google Trips app is a smart assistant for your vacations, currently in beta testing

One of Inbox’s most convenient features are Travel bundles that organize reservations and other related emails in an easy to read manner. Google is now testing (via Androidworld) a Trips app that organizes every aspect of your travels and offers useful suggestions.

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Google Open-Sources The Machine Learning Tech Behind Google Photos Search, Smart Reply And More

Google Open-Sources The Machine Learning Tech Behind Google Photos Search, Smart Reply And More

 Google says today it’s making the machine learning technology that powers a number of its products, including Google Photos search, speech recognition in the Google app, and the newly launched “Smart Reply” feature for its email app Inbox. Called TensorFlow, the technology helps makes apps smarter, and Google says it’s far more powerful than its first-generation… Read More

MasterCard to bring payment capabilities to smart rings, car keys, other smart tech products and supported gadgets in 2016

MasterCard to bring payment capabilities to smart rings, car keys, other smart tech products and supported gadgets in 2016


Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:

MasterCard to bring payment capabilities to smart rings, car keys, other smart tech products and supported gadgets in 2016  —  MasterCard wants to turn every gadget into a credit card  —  MasterCard wants to let every new gadget turn into a credit card.  It’s launching a new program today …