Microsoft halts development of Minecraft update

[ad_1] A panel on Minecraft at E3, a video game trade show in Las Vegas in June 2019 Microsoft has halted development of an ambitious update to Minecraft, throwing in the towel after concluding it was technically too complicated, according to a blog post by the team responsible for the hit adventure and construction game. […]

Google halts Assistant speech data transcription in EU

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Google has given reassurances that it won’t make transcripts of speech data picked up by its Google Assistant system in the European Union for at least the next three months, a German data-protection authority said Thursday. The office of Johannes Caspar, who as Hamburg’s commissioner for data protection acts as […]