Quique Sanchez Flores: Stoke want Espanyol's ex-Watford boss to replace Hughes
Sanchez led Watford to 13th spot in the Premier League and the FA Cup semi-finals before being sacked in May 2016. Quique Sanchez Flores has refused to comment on reports linking him with the Stoke job.
On the show floor, it smoothly scrolled through demo applications popping up info in ways we're used to seeing on our phones or through Android Auto. This includes the ability to translate spoken phrases. Along with these devices also a list "smart displays" were displayed. Though Google released a cheaper version of its smart speaker, the Google Home Mini, late a year ago, Amazon's aggressive promotions of the discounted Echo Dot are believed to have made it the holiday sales victor.
Now, the companies are doing it in slightly different ways when it comes to the smart home, the lowest hanging fruit for voice assistant integration. In its newest TVs, the Korean company will use Google's Assistant. The company may add some more color variants to its lineup in the future. It's no secret that Amazon Echos are selling like hot cakes, so if Google wants to close the gap, it needs to get into more devices. The Smart Display runs on Android Things, Google's platform for Internet of Things devices, rather than the standard version of Android.
Thomas Fire, once largest in California history, is now 100% contained
Federal and state authorities are now examining the burn area to assess the risks for flooding and other post-fire hazards. In addition to causing massive destruction, the fire also contributed to earlier this week.
Sony is also working on a smart display with Google Assistant integration, but we've yet to see that model in the flesh. The ThinQ View has stereo speakers, like the JBL model above, and all the features that come with Google Assistant. 64% of those who responded in the survey are using the device for smart home functionality and 66% said they wanted to entertain using the speakers with music and other content. When playing the Lucky Trivia game, for example, the Assistant will show the questions and multiple choice options on screen accompanied by bright and fun visuals.
Twitter's share price jumps after Facebook's news feed shake up
Last week, Zuckerberg said his "personal challenge" for 2018 (something he's done every year since 2009), will be to fix Facebook. In general, the primary theme Zuckerberg pushed on Friday is that the news feed is going to be more "meaningful".