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AA Boss Says Smart Motorways Could be Useless ‘Within 10 Years’

February 4, 2020 | Posted under: Technology

AA Boss Says Smart Motorways Could be Useless ‘Within 10 Years’ The roads have been described as ‘deathtraps’ by MPs. Smart motorways have been at the forefront of motoring controversy in recent months following an investigation which revealed that 38 people were killed on the roads between 2014 and 2019. Criticisms of smart motorways are based mainly around the lack of emergency refuge areas – an issue which, according to AA boss Edmund King, will only worsen as more…

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NatWest rolls out voice banking with Google Home

August 15, 2019 | Posted under: Technology

NatWest rolls out voice banking with Google Home You may already use Google to find your nearest Chinese takeaway, but you’ll now be able to ask it if you can afford one thanks to NatWest’s new collaboration with Google Home. The British bank will be trialling the service with an initial 500 customers, with those enrolled able to ask their Google smart speakers questions like… “Ok Google, how much money is in my account?” “Ok Google, what are my latest transactions?” “Ok…

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