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Twitch Skill Now Available On All Alexa-Enabled Devices

12/12/2017, Voice control certainly does make a lot of things more convenient, and if you’re someone who enjoys watching Twitch streams, wouldn’t it be awesome if you could control Twitch using your voice? The good news is that you can as long as you own an...


Destiny 2 Gets An Official Ghost Skill For Alexa

11/30/2017, When it comes to skills for Alexa, there are so many out there for all sorts of things, whether you want something mundane like the weather, the news, traffic updates, or calling you a cab, an Uber, or even ordering you food. This is largely thanks to the...

Amazon’s Echo Buttons Are Now Available For Pre-Order

11/26/2017, Amazon’s Alexa at launch felt like the company was trying to create a digital assistant to compete with the likes of Google Assistant and Siri, but it has since evolved to be much more than that. This is made pretty clear where back in September, the...

Alexa Can Stream Spotify On Sonos Speakers Now

11/21/2017, It was previously not possible to stream music from Spotify on Sonos speakers using Amazon’s Alexa digital personal assistant. That changes today. Sonos has confirmed that its customers can now stream music from Spotify on its products using Alexa....

GE Launches C-Reach, A $50 Hub For Its Smart Lights

11/21/2017, Just like many home appliances companies, GE is no stranger to creating smart home products. The company has been putting out its C by GE smart light bulbs for a while now, and now it looks like GE has finally decided to launch a hub for them in the form...

The Amazon Echo Gets The PRODUCT(RED) Treatment

11/20/2017, If you’re thinking about buying a new set of speakers and doing your bit for charity, you’ll be interested to learn that Amazon has recently announced a PRODUCT(RED) edition of their second-gen Echo speakers. As you can see in the photo above, this...

The Olie Lamp Comes With Wireless Charging And A Digital Assistant

11/15/2017, Remember back in the day when a lamp was just a lamp, and all it had to do was provide illumination? These days we’re seeing companies start to “enhance” our everyday gadgets, and the Olie Lamp is one of them. Launched on Indiegogo, the Olie Lamp is...

Alexa Gets A Personal Finance Feature For Ally Bank Customers

11/15/2017, Amazon and Ally Bank have created a new skill for the former’s AI-powered digital assistant Alexa. The skill brings a new personal finance feature for Alexa that’s powered by Ally Bank. The bank’s customers can now ask Alexa questions...

Alexa Moto Mod Will Be Available For Pre-Order November 7

11/06/2017, Last month you might recall that Motorola officially announced that they will be releasing a Moto Mod accessory with Alexa for the Moto Z family, and for those who are interested in this particular mod, you might be pleased to learn that it will be...

BBC Launches Interactive Story That Can Be Played Using Alexa

11/06/2017, With smart speakers like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, users can do all sorts of things just by speaking out, like asking for the weather, shopping, buying food online, calling for a cab, asking for traffic updates, and so on. Now if you were looking...

Users Can Now Shop On Best Buy Using Alexa

11/06/2017, Amazon sells just about everything and anything under the sun, although there are some products and services that they do not offer which is why it makes sense that there are Alexa skills that allow you to order a pizza or call for an Uber. However it...