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Comey’s Actions Don’t Show Any Trump ‘Obstruction’

F.H. Buckley, New York PostThe leaks about the Trump White House took a dramatic new turn with The New York Times story about a conversation between the president and former FBI Director James Comey about former National Secâ?¦ … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Comey’s Actions Don’t Show Any Trump ‘Obstruction’

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YouTube’s Super Chat API can trigger actions in the real world

Speaking on stage at Google I/O 2017, YouTube Product Manager Barbara MacDonald took the wraps off of the company’s latest plans for YouTube Live. In particular, Super Chat, a new monetization feature launched for creators earlier this year, will be getting its own API for triggering actions in the real world. Essentially, the Super Chat API will let creators set up real-world actions that can be triggered by viewers in the chat. Examples given on stage include turning off the lights, flying a drone, and much more. The obvious goal…

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Actions are coming to Google Assistant on phones

Google Assistant has gotten plenty of time on stage at Google I/O, and one of the cooler announcements to come out is that Actions are coming to Google Assistant on Android and iOS. That means Assistant will be able to tap into some pretty cool third-party interactions on your mobile device. On stage, Google showed off Assistant working with some transaction Actions, showing that it can handle payments, deliveries and more. One impressive demo involved ordering from Panera via Assistant, including making alterations to an order. Assistant even pulled address…

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