• Facebook Is Playing Catchup With ‘Portal' Video Screen

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

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    The market for connected speaker-video caller-Internet devices is getting crowded.
    Already Amazon , Google , and Apple have somewhat similar-looking and functioning devices on the market, as we've discussed in Data Sheet before. They play music, grab information from the Internet, broadcast messages, and perform other mundane, voice-activated tasks previously confined to smartphones, computers with keyboards, or living room appliances with...
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  • Data Sheet-Facebook Is Playing Catchup With ‘Portal' Video Screen

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The market for connected speaker-video caller-Internet devices is getting crowded.
    Already Amazon , Google , and Apple have similar-looking and functioning devices on the market, as we've discussed in Data Sheet before. They play music, grab information from the Internet, broadcast messages, and perform other mundane, voice-activated tasks previously confined to smartphones, computers with keyboards, or living room appliances with remote controls.
    Now, with the derivative battle cry of "Hey Portal," Facebook has entered the field. Facebook's new device, due out in November, comes with a...
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