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Seven language apps for when you want to learn to speak a new tongue

Learning a new language is on your to-do list? Step into the modern era of learning with one of these language-learning apps for Android.

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Sony reinvented its design language and nobody will notice

The new Xperia XZ2 looks like the best phone that nobody is going to buy in 2018.

Sony has never been a major player when it comes to smartphone sales. That’s not to say it doesn’t make great stuff; ask anyone who has a Sony phone or has had a Sony phone and you’ll hear the same things — built tough, unique camera features (even though the camera isn’t the greatest), and amazingly sharp LCD displays are  [Read More…]

Best Android apps for learning a language in 2018

Learning a new language doesn’t have to happen in a classroom.

A new year means new resolutions, and for some folks, that means sitting down and deciding to learn a new language. After all, in a world that is becoming increasingly multicultural, being multilingual is a handy skill. If you’ve been trying to figure out if there’s a good app that will let you learn while commuting or at home, then we’ve got good news for you.

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LG’s 2018 TVs include new ‘Alpha 9’ processor for natural language processing, Google Assistant

In the week before CES, LG’s announcements for the show keep coming.

CES is always a big show for TVs, and LG is using the opportunity to announce a new version of its TV-focused “Alpha” processor and software to further modernize its big-screen offerings. With its 2018 lineup, LG is bringing its webOS-based TV software into the growing “ThinQ” brand, denoting its AI and smart home capabilities. It’s all fueled by a new “Alpha 9” processor, replacing the previous  [Read More…]

Sony’s next-gen phone will finally feature an ‘all-new design language’

Sony’s next-generation flagship will sport a bezel-less design.

Sony hasn’t strayed from its OmniBalance design language for some time now, but it looks like that’s finally about to change. On the sidelines of the launch of the Xperia XZ1, Sony India’s managing director Kenichiro Hibi said that the company will introduce an “all-new design language” to better compete with 18:9 devices like the Galaxy Note 8 and the LG V30. To that effect, Sony’s next-generation flagship will feature a  [Read More…]

How to change the language and speaking style of Bixby Voice

How do I change the language or speaking style of Bixby?

Bixby Voice responds to your queries as a virtual assistant that lives in your pocket. Some folks might not want to listen to the Bixby voice “Stephanie” or you might be hoping to switch those responses to another language. This is a pretty simple process from within the settings of the Bixby app, and it should only take you a few moments to do.

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Amazon Echo may land in India this year with regional language support

You’ll be able to converse with Alexa in three regional languages.

Amazon is investing over $ 5 billion in its Indian unit to turn the website into the largest e-commerce portal in the subcontinent. The retailer rolled out its Prime subscription service in the country last year, and introduced Prime Video a few months ago. Now it looks like Amazon may bring its Echo lineup to India by the end of the year.

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Save 39% on a Rosetta Stone language box set (Deal of the Day)

Have you ever thought about learning a new language? Whether it’s understanding Spanish, French, Italian, or something else, there’s something really great about knowing more than just English. Not only that, but it can also be the difference in career paths for some of us. Our Deal of the Day is a highly discounted box […]

Top 5 things you need to know about Kotlin, Android’s new programming language

What is Kotlin and why should I care about it?

Google announced support for Kotlin in Android at Google I/O 2017, but many of us aren’t sure what’s going on or why we should care.

Let’s take a look at the five things you need to know about Kotlin if you’re not an Android developer.

What is Kotlin?

Kotlin is a programming and development language from Jetbrains. They’re the folks behind the IntelliJ Java IDE and Kotlin is  [Read More…]

Complete Java Programming Bootcamp: Master the world’s most common coding language for $49

If you are looking to gain an edge over your co-workers in 2017, you’ll need to do something they can’t. We’re willing to bet that the guy next to you doesn’t know anything about JavaScript. Did you know that you could teach yourself the popular coding language over the next few weeks? Our Deal of the […]