How to Disable Alexa's Drop-In Feature - Tom's Guide

One of the new features Amazon introduced with the Echo Show is Drop-In, which allows you to literally drop in on someone's Echo, Echo Dot, or Echo Show. When you drop in, you will immediately get an audio feed from that person's Echo device, and, in ...

KIRO Seattle Launches Video News on Echo Show - Broadcasting & Cable

Taking distribution on Alexa-enabled platforms up a notch, KIRO Seattle is rolling out local news updates on Echo Show, Amazon's new touchscreen device. KIRO, a Cox-owned CBS affiliate, will produce two-minute video flash briefings offering news, ...

Amazon Echo secrets most people don't know - ABC2 News

And while it's fun to ask Alexa—the virtual assistant that powers your device—for weather updates and music, the Echo can really do a lot more that most people realize. Reviewed.com, in a new report, says the Echo can make your life a lot easier, If ...

It's Not the Screen That Makes Amazon's Echo Show Interesting. It's the Strategy. - Fortune

On Wednesday Amazon officially released the Echo Show, the retailer's first speech-enabled, Internet-connected speaker with a built-in touch screen. The original Echo was already a hit with consumers; with the addition of a display, it comes into its own.

Amazon Echo Show Review: Alexa Will See You Now - Tom's Guide

While it's not the most elegant-looking piece of hardware, the Amazon Echo Show's display and camera bring an added dimension of functionality to Alexa. 7/10. Very good. $229.99 Amazon. If you've ever used a laptop or a smartphone, a touch screen and a ...

Get KIRO 7 video flash briefings on Amazon's Echo Show - KIRO Seattle

SEATTLE, Wash. - KIRO 7 is one of the first local television stations in the country - and the only station in Seattle– currently working with Amazon to deliver video news content on the new Echo Show, a new Alexa-powered touchscreen device. The Echo ...

Alibaba smart speaker may come next week in budding Chinese consumer AI market - PocketNow (press release) (blog)

Voice assistant services have not been able to permeate the Chinese market as well as they have in — of course — the United States. Besides the prime market focus, Samsung has been having the worst of times trying to get its Bixby assistant to speak ...

Engineering the Video Experience for Alexa and Her Friends - StreamingMedia.com

Voice recognition is the future of video search, bringing viewers an intelligent system that delivers exactly what they want—but getting there won't be easy. By Nadine Krefetz For the rest of the June 2017 issue of Streaming Media magazine please ...

Reuters TV offers video flash briefing on Amazon's Echo Show - Reuters

Reuters TV's signature news show 'Reuters Now' is now available as a 'Flash Briefing' news experience on Amazon's latest device, Echo Show. Simply say “Alexa, what's my flash briefing?” or “Alexa, give me some news.” to Echo Show and the Reuters TV ...

Amazon Echo Show Tear Down Reveals Intel Atom CPU And Big Speakers - I4U News

The Amazon Echo Show is shipping now. Here is what is inside the little Alexa device with display. The Amazon Echo Show ships since this week. The newest member of the Amazon voice assistant hardware line-up gets the tear down treatment at iFixit like ...

Ni Hao, Alibaba: Can Jack Ma Catch Up to Amazon, Google and Apple With His Own Smart Home Device? - TheStreet.com

Alibaba (BABA) always claims that it's not China's version of Amazon.com (AMZN) , but the Chinese e-commerce giant is making the comparison hard to miss with the reported pending release of a Chinese-language home device to rival the Amazon Echo.

Amazon's Echo Show hides some meaty speakers - Engadget

iFixit, the teardown kings, built their reputation by ripping open everything from gaming consoles to iPhones -- much to the chagrin of Apple. Their latest guide sees them taking apart the Amazon Echo Show. Having spent some time with the new ...

You Can Now Get HuffPost's Flash Briefing On Amazon's Echo Show - HuffPost

With 24.5 million “voice-first devices” expected to ship this year, voice-enabled platforms are becoming a prevalent way for people to find and learn about the latest news. That's why we're expanding our daily flash briefing on Amazon Echo to include ...

Alibaba poised to launch Amazon Echo & Google Home rival - Computer Business Review

Chinese giant Alibaba is looking to enter the voice-activated personal assistant space as early as next week, following in the steps of rivals Amazon and Google. The move into the smart speaker market adds another string to Alibaba's expanding digital ...

Alibaba to launch product similar to Amazon Echo: source - The Star Online

Alibaba's version of the Amazon Echo (pic) would be made available only in China and speak only Mandarin, the source said. — Reuters. Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd would launch a product mimicking Amazon.com Inc's Echo ...

Chinese Tech Titan Alibaba Looks to Echo Amazon's Smart-Speaker Success - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. plans to introduce a digital personal assistant similar to Amazon.com Inc.'s Echo device as soon as next week, according to a person familiar with the matter. The home device, powered by voice-recognition technology, will be ...

Amazon Echo Speakers With Alexa Voice Assistant to Launch in India Soon - Technology Personalized

Throughout the span of last year, Amazon brought a large number of services into India. These include the Amazon Prime, Prime Video and its popular Fire TV dongle. That said, one of the major absentees from this list is Amazon Echo range of Alexa ...

Amazon Gives Alexa A Face With The Launch Of Echo Show - PSFK (subscription)

Amazon has made a huge splash in the home electronics market since the debut of its Echo smart speaker in 2015. Now, the online retail giant is expanding Alexa's capabilities with the launch of the Echo Show, which gives the Echo a shiny new screen on ...

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Working On Its Own Smart Speaker - StockNews.com (blog)

BABA – Company is reportedly working on a Chinese-language smart speaker that could be a major Amazon Echo competitor. Jun 30, 2017 | 7:34am | By StockNews.com Staff · Product News. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has drawn many ...

Alibaba may launch smart speaker - Mobile World Live

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group could launch a smart speaker with a voice assistant, similar to Amazon's Echo, as early as next week, according to The Information. The product will be aimed at the Chinese market, available only in the country ...