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  • 2017 April Fools Day Internet Pranks - IGN

    2017 April Fools Day Internet Pranks - IGN;

    Every year, the internet comes alive with April Fools' day gags, jokes, and pranks. We're collecting a list of the best of the April Fools' Day's 2017 web pranks. Also, be sure to check out these funny April Fools' Day gaming pranks from around the ...and more »

  • Amazon plays April Fools' prank with Petlexa - KING5.com

    Amazon plays April Fools' prank with Petlexa - KING5.com;

    Amazon has done it yet again ... and this time it's all about your furry friends. Petlexa, the Alexa for your pets. Whether you have a dog, cat, or hamster, they can now communicate without your help. "Petlexa gives pets the freedom to ask for food ...and more »

  • Amazon Echo Upgrades Alexa So She Can Understand Your Pets, Just in Time for April Fools' Day - Adweek

    Amazon Echo Upgrades Alexa So She Can Understand Your Pets, Just in Time for April Fools' Day - Adweek;

    For this year's April Fools' Day, Amazon is introducing a version of its Echo speaker for the dogs, cats and gerbils that might be jealous that their owner is spending too much time talking with somebody named Alexa. In a YouTube video, Petlexa—as it ...and more »

  • April Fools' Day 2017: Google Maps plays Ms. Pac-Man, Amazon Echo's Petlexa - Marketing Land

    April Fools' Day 2017: Google Maps plays Ms. Pac-Man, Amazon Echo's Petlexa - Marketing Land;

    The annual day (or days, as has become the case) of pranks from major search/marketing/tech companies is underway. Matt McGee on March 31, 2017 at 11:33 am. More. If you thought you would avoid April Fools' Day gags and pranks this year because the ...and more »

  • Watching a Word Document transform into an Alexa skill is trippy as hell - TNW

    Watching a Word Document transform into an Alexa skill is trippy as hell - TNW;

    For almost forty years, the default way people interacted with computers was by clicking or selecting a pre-defined input, using either a keyboard or a mouse. But now, in 2017, things are changing. There's been a renaissance in chatbots, which have ...and more »

  • Alexa-enabled Clarity Speaker is like Amazon Echo with a touchscreen - Digital Trends

    Alexa-enabled Clarity Speaker is like Amazon Echo with a touchscreen - Digital Trends;

    Both Google Assistant and Amazon's Alexa have their benefits, but a third-party alternative offers the best of both worlds. In just a few years, smart speakers have quickly grown into a competitive market. No matter the preference, it is hard to deny ...and more »

  • Jack In The Box And DoorDash Expand Delivery Partnership - PYMNTS.com

    Jack In The Box And DoorDash Expand Delivery Partnership - PYMNTS.com;

    On-demand delivery firm DoorDash and burger franchise Jack in the Box just recently expanded their delivery partnership in a major way. Following a successful test run in San Francisco, Jack in the Box and DoorDash are now offering delivery options to ...and more »

  • Lululemon Shares Fall After Drop In Q1 Sales - PYMNTS.com

    Lululemon Shares Fall After Drop In Q1 Sales - PYMNTS.com;

    Lululemon Athletica was set for its biggest one-day percentage loss in more than eight years after the company warned investors that first-quarter sales would fall, according to Reuters. The Canadian yogawear apparel maker's shares fell more than 23 ...and more »

  • Clarity is a touchscreen Android speaker with Alexa and Google Assistant (crowdfunding) - Liliputing

    Clarity is a touchscreen Android speaker with Alexa and Google Assistant (crowdfunding) - Liliputing;

    Looking for a smart home speaker, but can't decide between an Amazon Echo with the Alexa voice service or a Google Home with Google Assistant? Why not both? At least that seems to be the thinking behind the Clarity Speaker. It's basically a ...and more »

  • 7 best Google Home compatible devices you can buy today - Pocket-lint.com

    7 best Google Home compatible devices you can buy today - Pocket-lint.com;

    Google Home is more than just an internet-connected speaker with a voice assistant. It also works as a smart home hub. Google Assistant on Google Home can control smart home devices, although it's fair to say it doesn't support as many products as its ...and more »