You can now tell Google Assistant to shut up on Nest devices in a snap | Android Central

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The Google Pixel 6 series introduced quick phrases that allow you to give rapid commands to Google Assistant without having to say any hotword first. This means you could answer or decline a call using appropriate commands without saying “Hey Google” all the time.
Google announced on Tuesday that it is expanding that feature to Assistant-powered smart displays and speakers. You can now make the digital assistant shut up […]
You can now tell Google Assistant to shut up on Nest devices in a snap | Android Central

Samsung's Galaxy Home Mini successor could be right around the corner | Android Central

Samsung quietly announced the Galaxy Home Mini at its Galaxy S20 series Unpacked event in February 2020. Unfortunately, the smart speaker was never released globally. However, it now looks like Samsung could soon unveil a successor to the Galaxy Home Mini.
As spotted by the folks at MySmartPrice, the Galaxy Home Mini 2 has been certified by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG). As per the listing on the Bluetooth SIG website, the device carries the model number SM-V230 and supports […]
Samsung's Galaxy Home Mini successor could be right around the corner | Android Central

Hello, metaverse? Meta is building supercomputer for artificial intelligence research | WRAL …

Meta on Monday announced its new AI Research SuperCluster (RSC), a supercomputer meant to be used for AI research projects. The supercomputer, which has been in the works for two years, may eventually help Meta develop far more powerful AI software — potentially useful for tricky tasks such as spotting hate speech in posts.
“With RSC, we can more quickly train [AI] models that use multi-modal signals — for example, to understand the context of a post, including language, images, […]
Hello, metaverse? Meta is building supercomputer for artificial intelligence research | WRAL …

Marcus Smart, Aaron Nesmith Upgraded to Available for Celtics vs. Wizards – Sports Illustrated

At 23-24, the Celtics, who are 10th in the East, aim to get back to .500 when they face the Wizards in the nation’s capital on Sunday. Tip-off is at 3:30 EST.
After being listed as probable yesterday, Marcus Smart and Aaron Nesmith are available for Sunday's game against the Wizards, per the Celtics.
When Ime Udoka spoke with the media before Friday's tilt vs. the Portland Trail Blazers, he said the Celtics are hopeful to have Smart in the lineup for Sunday's […]
Marcus Smart, Aaron Nesmith Upgraded to Available for Celtics vs. Wizards – Sports Illustrated