How to build your dynasty: Hire for passion, train for skill, coach for performance

GUEST: Building the right team is hard. What’s more challenging is hiring for several roles at once and trying to determine how all the pieces will come together in the end. You’re trying to assess individual performance, how the team will gel, and where the gaps will be. It’s like drafting a full basketball team […]

The Future of Business is a Digital Spokesperson — Let’s Build a Preview Using Microsoft’s Bot Framework

Everyone loves a great conversation. And the conversational U.I. is coming on quickly. Chatbots have been all the rage for the past couple of years — and the technology is quickly catching up to the hype. As our trust in artificial intelligence grows, so too does our faith in letting it do more and more […]

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Redstone 3 Build 16257 with Eye Control Feature

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Redstone 3 Build 16257 with Eye Control Feature Microsoft has just rolled out a new Windows 10 preview build … Tobii Dynavox PCEye Mini, PCEyePlus, EyeMobile Plus, and I-series will also be supported soon, the company says. Eye Control is being added to PC Settings > Ease of Access > Other […]

Samsung Planning To Build Bixby Smart Speaker To Rival Apple HomePod

Samsung Planning To Build Bixby Smart Speaker To Rival Apple HomePod Samsung’s Bixby smart assistant may only just be arriving on the Galaxy S8, but the company is already looking at alternative ways to package it – and take on Apple and Google in the process. Bixby Voice was billed by Samsung as its supercharged […]

Software

Windows 10 build 16226 breaks your PC, refrain from installing it

If you haven’t installed Windows 10 build 16226 on your computer yet, please don’t do so. The latest Fall Creators Update build is affected by a bevy of severe issues that may break your PC. To put it plain and simple, build 16226 is too buggy even for experienced Insiders. In this article, we’re going to […]

Addon – RelicInspector, Tweets, Build of the Month, Nexus Challenge Final Day, DLC

Addon – RelicInspector, Tweets, Build of the Month, Nexus Challenge Final Day, DLC Lists the effect a relic has for your off-specs. Lists the item level, type, trait, and effect of relics in other player’s Artifact Weapons. What are your thoughts on creating/designing rewards around the top % of players? As a player it feels […]

Computer Hardware

What to expect from this week’s Microsoft Build 2017: Cortana speakers and skills, more bots and Edge extensions, Windows 10 update, but no new Surface hardware (Tom Warren/The Verge)

Tom Warren / The Verge: What to expect from this week’s Microsoft Build 2017: Cortana speakers and skills, more bots and Edge extensions, Windows 10 update, but no new Surface hardware  —  Microsoft is hosting its annual Build developers conference in Seattle this year.  The first keynote kicks off on Wednesday … … Techmeme