Thu, Sep 21, 2023
Amazon introduced Alexa in 2014, but has not found a consistent means to make it profitable, instead driving shoppers toward the company's website for more purchases.
Wed, May 31, 2023
Customers who previously purchased this experience will continue to have access for one year from the date of purchase".
Tue, May 30, 2023
"The hope is that having useful and relevant information available on Alexa via voice will encourage an open environment for these discussions," he added.
Fri, Feb 24, 2023
Amazon Alexa gets new male voice: India will have the option to switch between the original voice - female - and the new masculine-sounding voice.
Thu, Jun 23, 2022
At the company's annual 're:Mars' conference in Las Vegas late on Wednesday, Prasad said that to achieve this feat, Alexa team used just one minute of speech.
Sat, Sep 04, 2021
Amazon is reportedly preparing to launch its own Amazon-branded TVs, possibly as soon as October.
Tue, Aug 03, 2021
The virtual assistant can help you find the nearest Covid-19 testing centres, vaccination centres, and answer queries about vaccination, helpline numbers in each state.
Thu, Jul 22, 2021
"There are more than 900,000 registered Alexa developers who have built over 130,000 Alexa skills, hundreds of Alexa Built-in products across categories like PC`s, wearables, smart home devices, and cars, and more than 140,000 smart home products that can be controlled with Alexa," the company informed during its `Alexa Live` virtual event this week.
Sat, Jan 16, 2021
Amazon has for the first time enabled companies and developers to access Alexas advanced artificial intelligence (AI) to build their own intelligent assistants with the new `Alexa Custom Assistant.
Sun, Dec 27, 2020
Customers can now directly make requests to Alexa by pressing and holding the mic button on the remote to play music, hear the news, know the weather, news updates, get answers to questions, set alarms, reminders and more.
Mon, Sep 21, 2020
Amazon is set to unveil new Echo, Fire TV and Alexa devices on September 24 and the Devices & Services team will showcase products across categories via a virtual event. The company unveiled 14 new devices including an updated Amazon Echo speaker and a smart oven during a similar event last year.
Tue, Feb 25, 2020
It’s that time of the year again, where students are nose deep in their books preparing for exams. A common accompaniment during exams is the oh-so-dreadful...stress. In most homes, digital gadgets are considered distractions.
Thu, Jan 30, 2020
The researchers tested four commonly used devices - Alexa, Google Home, Siri and Cortana - using 123 questions about 39 first aid topics from the Canadian Red Cross Comprehensive Guide for First Aid, including heart attacks, poisoning, nosebleeds and slivers.
Tue, Jan 07, 2020
Yes, your car has just got smarter! Amazon on Tuesday announced Echo Auto - a device that gives you access to Alexa inside the car. The device comes with an eight-microphone array designed for in-car acoustics and speech recognition technology.
Mon, Oct 28, 2019
The new feature will allow users to get notifications through Alexa when their bills are due and to ask questions about the bill amount or how it compares with prior ones, news portal Marketwatch.com reported on Sunday.
Tue, Jul 16, 2019
The idea was to improve Alexa`s language model and help her gradually speak in local languages.
Fri, Jul 12, 2019
Amazon Echo Show 5, the latest addition to the Echo range of devices, will be launched on Prime Day: July 15 & 16 in India, Amazon announced on Thursday. The new Echo device comes with a 5.5-inch display, rich sound, HD camera, and built-in camera shutter.
Thu, Jul 11, 2019
Make your home super-smart! Amazon Prime Day is set to offer great deals on Amazon Echo, the Alexa smart device, with discounts of up to 50 per cent.
Tue, May 07, 2019
Amazon has enabled anyone to publish their skills created using Alexa Skill Blueprints to the India Alexa Skills Store. Skills are like apps for Alexa.
Tue, Apr 16, 2019
Amazon Music, which comes under the e-commerce service's Prime benefits, is limited to the members who pay for the subscription that covers priority delivery, music, and video streaming as well. Amazon is now looking at introducing a new free music streaming service to rival Spotify. According to Billboard, Amazon has entered into discussions to launch a free, ad-supported music service. The service would be marketed through Amazon's Alexa-enabled Echo speakers.
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
In this segment of Zee Business, we bring to you ways by which you can protest yourself from smart speakers which according to reports are spying on you. Watch full video to know more.
Mon, Feb 11, 2019
The device gets activated on the command and is started. For radio stations feature, the company added several Alexa skills.
Mon, Nov 12, 2018
Smart home speakers are steadily gaining ground in India and Amazon`s Echo range has been appreciated the most so far, followed by Google Home. Led by Amazon Echo, with 59 per cent market share, the smart speakers category in India grew 43 per cent in the second quarter (July-September) this year, according to an International Data Corporation (IDC) report.
By accepting cookies, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts.