Tech Bytes: Alexa vs. Siri, Tesla Flying Car

November 20, 2017 09:07 AM

In today's Tech Bytes, Alexa will not have to battle it out with Siri to win over holiday shoppers this year. Apple has delayed the planned release of its high-end home pod speaker. The company says it needed a little more time to get the home pod ready for customers. It now plans to ship next year.

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Tesla's new "Roadster" is still more than two years away, but there's already plenty of buzz. That's because Tesla CEO Elon Musk is suggesting that an upgraded version may be able to fly in "short hops". Musk says it's certainly possible, and just a question of safety.

Finally, a new report finds that women have better tech skills than men. The report gave women the edge when it came to skills, training and education. Despite that advantage, men continue to dominate the highest level tech jobs -- including those in the computer, engineering, and management fields.


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