Amazon has released its digital voice assistant Alexa for Windows 10 PCs. The Amazon Alexa app can now be downloaded through the official Microsoft Store starting today. It can be installed on any Windows 10 PC, but only compatible devices will support hands-free Alexa wake word functionality, notes The Verge. Users with Windows 10 PC
Facebook has made its new smart video chat devices, Portal and Portal+, available for purchase in the US. Consumers can purchase Portal for $199 and Portal+ for $349 from portal.facebook.com, Amazon.com, BestBuy.com as well as Amazon Books and Best Buy stores, Facebook said on Wednesday. Portal has a 10-inch 1280 x 800 display and Portal+
In the end of September, Amazon launched its latest Echo lineup of smart speakers in India. The e-commerce company introduced all-new Echo Dot, Echo Plus, and the Echo Sub on Amazon India, and now as per company's latest press statement, Indian consumers loved the all-new Echo Dot so much that it got sold out within
Bose has introduced a new smart speaker and two new soundbars in the country as it aims to enter homes of Indian consumers. The company founded by Amar Bose has launched the Bose Home Speaker 500 and Bose Soundbar 700 and Bose Soundbar 500 in India. The Bose Home Speaker 500 is being pitched for
Amazon Alexa just added All India Radio (AIR) which includes popular Vividh Bharati and 14 other services to its own streaming services. Union minister of state for Information & Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore launched the new service and collaboration with Amazon and said, Launching of All India Radio s streaming services on Amazon s Alexa platform
Facebook has launched its Amazon Echo Show rival, the Portal, today in theUS. The device is more of a tablet than a smart speaker. Facebook has introduced two variants - Portal and Portal+ , and these are up for pre-order on Facebook Portal, Amazon, and BestBuy. Both Portal and Portal+ will begin shipping in November.
Amazon's Alexa app has received a major design overhaul with a focus around making it easier for consumers to control their smart home devices. The app now has a new devices tab from which users can view all their different Alexa-enabled devices. The section will also highlight all groups of devices in a single screen.
With Samsung not launching its flagship Galaxy Note 9 and LG not unveiling new V-series flagship, IFA 2018 was an opportunity for another tech brand to turn Europe's biggest tech event into its own big show. Lenovo was one such brand who made the most of that opportunity by launching five consumer laptops, three Chromebooks,
As the largest social networking service in the world, Facebook is undoubtedly one of the most prominent names in the technology industry. However, it s still a software-only company, which means it can t exactly be compared with behemoths like Amazon and Google, which make both hardware and software. It seems though, that s about
Amazon and its Alexa digital assistant are coming to even more devices that find a place in your home. The Seattle-based e-commerce giant is reportedly planning to launch at least eight new products as part of a major revamp of its Alexa product lineup. CNBC got hold of an internal document which revealed that Amazon
Amazon is planning to release at least eight new Alexa-powered devices before the end of 2018. According to a CNBC report, People familiar with the matter have suggested that Amazon will be doubling down its voice-controlled hardware devices before the end of the year. The e-commerce giant has plans to release at least eight new
Europe's biggest consumer electronics show, IFA 2018, will be back in Berlin this week. The event, which takes place at Messe Berlin from August 31 to September 5, 2018 will see major product announcements from brands such as Samsung, LG, Huawei and others. Like every year in the past, core product announcements will be centered
Users can now teach Alexa -- Amazon's digital assistant -- local Indian languages like Hindi, Marathi and Bengali, with the e-commerce giant today announcing a new skill aimed at improving Alexa's speech recognition. The artificial intelligence-powered Alexa -- which competes with virtual assistants like Apple's Siri and Google Assistant -- currently engages with users in
Amazon has announced the release of Alexa voice interaction in the Alexa app for iOS. The feature will now work across iPhones and iPads and customers on iOS devices can access all the skills that are available with Alexa. With Alexa voice interaction on iOS, Apple users can simply bypass Siri and use Alexa for
Apple HomePod might be known for its premium features, but according to a new research done by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP), the speaker has only managed to acquire about 6 percent of the market share in the smart speaker industry, which is said to hold about 50 million units by the end of June.
Google is rolling out Google Assistant-powered Smart Display across the United States through a partnership with Lenovo. The company initially announced the Smart Speakers back during its annual developer s conference, Google I/O 2018. Smart Display is Google s attempt to take the fight to Amazon who is already selling something similar in the form
Amazon has introduced a new feature called Alexa Cast, a control for users to decide what s playing on their Alexa-enabled speakers from their phones. The e-commerce giant says that its abilities are very limited as of now and only works with the Amazon Music app to control music playback. The update by Amazon is
Amazon Alexa can do a lot of things using simple voice commands. Users can ask Alexa to play a song, look for information or even book a cab. But while it makes life easy for most people, a big question to be answered here is, how can it be enabled to help those who suffer
Voice assistants have become more popular than ever. Currently, we have an option to choose between the likes of Google Assistant, Siri, Amazon Alexa and Cortana. While all of them have become more advanced than ever, the big question still remains, Which one performs the best? Now, a recent report published from Loup Ventures answers
Microsoft and Walmart announced yesterday that the two companies will be teaming up in order to take on their biggest rival Amazon in the United States. The five-year partnership will enable Walmart to back up its operations with Microsoft s cloud services, machine learning, artificial intelligence and many other projects. Walmart and Microsoft compete with
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