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Amazon Reportedly Planning To Use Alexa For ‘Health & Wellness’

05/10/2018, The health industry is worth billions of dollars, if not more, which is why it is understandable that there are many tech companies out there who are starting to expand into creating health products, such as Apple, Google, and so on. Unsurprisingly Amazon...

Schlage’s Smart Lock Now Plays Nicely With Amazon’s Alexa

05/10/2018, Due to the variety of smart home objects there are out there in the market, as well as the myriad of digital assistants, sometimes it can be confusing and a bit difficult to find the balance between a smart home object you want and also a digital...


Alexa Developers Can Now Include In-Skill Purchases

05/03/2018, These days with our mobile apps, seeing in-app purchases is pretty common as it allows developers to let users try out an app and then choose to upgrade it by paying a fee. It is also found in video games where in-game purchases/microtransactions lets...

Alexa Can Now Remember Things For You

05/01/2018, Alexa is the digital personal assistant that powers Amazon’s Echo devices. The company keeps adding new functionality to Alexa so that it’s capable of helping out users with more and thus make their lives easier. Amazon introduced a handful of...

Amazon’s Alexa Had A Flaw Which Allowed Others To Eavesdrop

04/28/2018, There are some concerns that users have with smart speakers and that is they typically come with an always-listening feature. This is usually done so that the speaker can react when the trigger phrase is spoken, but there are some who are worried that as...

Gamers Can Now Use Alexa To Assess Their Call Of Duty Skills

04/19/2018, If you’re looking for a way to improve your stats and skills in Call of Duty, we suppose playing it constantly and watching videos can help with that, but if you’re looking for a bit of coaching, Amazon might have the answer for you in the form of an...

Amazon Update Gives Its Echo Devices Intercom-Like Functionality

04/05/2018, Unlike other smart speakers like the Google Home Max or the Apple HomePod, Amazon has a wide variety of smaller and more affordable smart speakers for users who are more interested in using them for their smarts rather than music playback capabilities....