The device itself would have been Amazon's Echo or Echo Dot speakers, which can be controlled with the virtual assistant Alexa, which responds when users say its name followed by a command, i.e. "Alexa, play country music". But it can also be a lifesaver.
Although Google Home was widely reported to be the smart device which called the cops, ABC News took out any reference to Google Home, adding, "an earlier version named a smart home device that was not the type found in the home and credited by police with calling 911".
ABC News reports Eduardo Barros and his girlfriend were house-sitting over the weekend along with his girlfriend's daughter, when an argument broke out between the couple.
During the assault, Barros waved a gun and threatened to kill the woman before he allegedly asked: "Did you call the sheriffs?"
What the suspect said was, "Did you call the sheriff?"
Celtics trade Avery Bradley to Pistons for Marcus Morris
He shot 39 percent from the 3-point line on 5.0 attempts per game and is considered one of the league's top perimeter defenders. Bradley's contract was up after this year, and the Celtics likely would have lost him to free agency for nothing.
After police arrived at the residence, they negotiated with the man for hours and were able to take the man into custody peacefully. Except they didn't make the call - their smart home device did.
Smart speakers are arguably the hottest thing in consumer tech right now, as the likes of Amazon, Google and Apple all tussle it out.
"This incredible technology definitely helped save a mother and her child from a very violent situation", said Bernalillo County Sheriff Manuel Gonzales III. Authorities said the woman sustained injuries from the fight but her daughter was unharmed.
A smart speaker may have saved the life of a woman and her daughter during a domestic violence when it called the 911 in New Mexico over the weekend. "This incredible technology definitely helped save a mother and her child from a very violent situation", Bernalillo County Sheriff Manuel Gonzales III told ABC News. He was ordered held without bail on charges that include possession of a firearm, aggravated battery and false imprisonment.
The call operator who picked up the call, after hearing the duel in the background dispatched a SWAT team to the venue. But, it is clear that as more consumers purchase these smart devices, they are being more frequently in one way or another in the justice system.
The deadly disaster prompted Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to decide to cut short his European tour and return to Japan. A public official in his 30s said he took a day off from work in Hiroshima Prefecture to help.
Through an interpreter, Martinez repeatedly waived her right to an attorney, saying "My attorney is the people". Police said Martinez called 911 to report the killings from the home the family shared outside Atlanta.
CBEC has launched the GST rates mobile app with the key goal of facilitating the ease of doing business in India initiative. At the portal, a taxpayer can search for applicable CGST, SGST, UTGST rate and the Compensation Cess on a particular supply.
Henderson's family and friends said he was "so determined in life" and that it was "always a attractive day" when was around. Originally from Austin , Henderson graduated from UA in May with a bachelor's in Business Finance and Entrepreneurship.
Amazon is aiming to win the smart home revolution, so it wants to make installing its assistant, Alexa, as easy as possible. You can use Apple's website to find a local Apple Consultants Network member to help, assuming you've heard of the program.
Seventy-six civilians and two police personnel were killed during the five-month unrest in the Valley following Wani's killing. The troops are now conducting anti-militancy operations in the hinterland to deny space and time to terrorists to move freely.
Alvarez's remarks that the Speaker has "clarified that his remarks to extend martial law until 2022 is his personal opinion". The Philippines Constitution stipulates martial law can be imposed for 60 days, unless extended by the Congress.
The listing on UNESCO world heritage site means the island will receive funds to maintain itself in good condition. Okinoshima , which was declared a world heritage site by U.N.'s cultural body, is home to the Okitsu shrine.
"U.S. bombers and Republic of Korea fighters are just two of many lethal military options at our disposal", said Lt. The US Air Force bombers released inert weapons on Friday on a training range in South Korea.
Two small steps to get ahead on Amazon Prime Day
Fashionistas can also look forward to heavily-discounted designer items from the likes of Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger and Gant. July 11 is to be the Prime Day declared by the Amazon , but it's already evident the savings will kick off earlier this year.
NY Trooper Shot And Killed In Jefferson County
Another trooper arriving on the scene found Davis in a roadside ditch. "She got along with everybody", Mikels said . He served two 12 month tours in Afghanistan, from January 2009 to January 2010, and from March 2011 to March 2012.
Sixers' top rookie Fultz goes down with ankle sprain
Noel missed his entire rookie season while recovering from an ACL injury while Embiid did so as well because of a foot injury. There's no word yet on the extent of the injury, though it seems as if he will be unable to return to the game.
Europe Ready to Battle With Trump Over Steel Threat
His point was that it doesn't make sense to talk about bilateral trade deficits in a multilateral world, the official said . President Donald Trump's concerns about excess steel capacity and what he says are unfair trade practices.
UNESCO Declares Hebron a 'World Heritage Site' for Palestinians
Palestinians have long lived under harsh restrictions in the city, which is one of the starkest symbols of the Israeli occupation. For Muslims, the city is home to the Ibrahimi mosque , also known the Sanctuary of Abraham , which was built in the 14th century.
Froome still on top at Tour de France
Twice former victor Alberto Contador was one of the big losers on the day from the 181.5km stage from Nantua to Chambéry . Although the group went with Aru, they neutralised the Astana rider, and allowed Froome to get back into the group.
Sebastian Vettel: "We'll see what we can do tomorrow"
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Lewis Hamilton is the favorite to win this race, as he has -128 odds to win. But what goes around comes around. "It was the wrong move, to drive alongside him and hit his tyre".
Samsung Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance, Expects Big Profits
Lee, who has denied wrongdoing, has been absent from his role as the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics since February. Samsung is expected to announce the Galaxy Note 8 sometime around the end of August or beginning of September.
June surge sees United States adding 222000 jobs
New positions among autoworkers fell by 1,300 in the sector that has seen sales dwindle after the record pace of 2016. Economists have described job growth this year as solid. "Really great numbers on jobs & the economy!" he wrote.
A day on the Tour de France
FACT OF THE DAY: For the first time since 2011, Alberto Contador wrapped the opening week of racing on the Tour de France . So it's easy to see why so many are thinking it will be interesting to see just how the Mont du Chat is raced this time.