The pictures of people not practicing social distancing are disturbing. In the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, one would hope some version the old saying, “The right to swing my fist ends where the other man’s nose begins,” (attributed to Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., John Stuart Mill, Abraham Lincoln and others) would apply now more than ever. In short, liberty for health, keeping civil order and a myriad of other reasons has boundaries.
Microsoft has found a magic lamp, as it now has a new Genee. That is to say, it's acquired the virtual assistant (VA) startup Genee. With this acquisition, Microsoft will be able to enhance its own VA programs by integrating the Genee software.