The CogniToy is smarter than your average dinosaur, because it's powered by the IBM Watson supercomputer, and can listen, speak, and answer questions with your kids. It'll be out by Christmas this year.
Skype for Web, Microsoft's browser-based version of the popular messaging platform, is now available to all users in the U.S. and U.K. It isn't without its limitations, though -- its video and audio messaging requires a plugin.
Microsoft has started to roll out Skype for Web browsers, so if you want to get in touch with friends using the service but find yourself on a computer without the software already downloaded, you're all set.
The only thing more polarizing than Airbnb's new logo (seriously, what is that thing?) is the company's practice when it comes to the effects on the already sky-high prices of real estate in cities like New York and San Francisco.
Louis C.K.'s comedy series Louie is officially on hiatus as the writer, director, and actor takes on new projects. C.K. will work on Better Things with recurring Louie star Pamela Adlon, as well as Baskets, starring Zach Galafianakis.
The cinematic scope of nature's rage is the focal point of the latest trailer for Everest, the upcoming film based on the tragic events of the 1996 Mount Everest disaster, starring Jason Clarke and Jake Gyllenhaal.