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by Joshua Vergara 5 hours ago2 comments

Pixel 2 portrait mode: how does it compare to other phones?

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HTC U11 Plus review: what the Pixel 2 XL could’ve been

by Kris Carlon 4 days ago21 comments

Are you more excited for the Galaxy S9, LG G6 successor, or Huawei P20?

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Amazon Alexa users can now issue Canary voice commands

If you own a Canary video security system and an Amazon Echo Show or Echo Spot, you can now use voice commands to view your Canary live feeds.
by C. Scott Brown7 days ago

Amazon reportedly making its own AI chips

Amazon is working on making its own AI chips in-house for use in future Echo hardware. This would cut down on Alexa's response time significantly.
by C. Scott Brown1 week ago

Amazon’s Super Bowl ad preview teases new voices for Alexa (Update: full version released)

Update: The full version of Amazon's SuperBowl ad is now online, showing us what happened after Alexa lost her voice.
by Team AA3 weeks ago

You can now use Alexa to send SMS messages… as long as you use Android

Amazon Alexa is deepening its messaging capabilities by allowing users to send SMS messages.
by Team AA3 weeks ago

Can we all agree that we do not want ads on our smart speakers?

This is not to say Amazon is not testing out ways to tap advertising in Alexa's skills, but the company said there are no plans to include ads in Alexa.
by Williams Pelegrin3 weeks ago

Survey confirms smart speakers are the next big thing

A survey of nearly 2,000 Americans proves that smart speakers are the next big thing, with respondents reporting using the devices over their smartphones.
by C. Scott BrownJanuary 15, 2018

Google looks to place a greater focus on Assistant and its own devices in 2018

Google looks to place a greater focus on Assistant and its own devices in an effort to create a tighter device and service ecosystem.
by Williams PelegrinJanuary 11, 2018

The big story at CES 2018: Google vs Amazon (Video)

Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant are going head-to-head at CES 2018, as the two battle it out to become the dominant smart home platform.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 11, 2018

More Alexa-powered smart speakers are coming, thanks to Qualcomm

Qualcomm and Amazon have just announced that Qualcomm’s Smart Audio platform has been qualified by Amazon for the Alexa Voice Service.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 8, 2018

Amazon Alexa heading to Windows 10 devices starting Q1, 2018

The digital assistant will work similar to the way Cortana does and will arrive with products from Acer, ASUS, HP and Lenovo.
by Scott Adam GordonJanuary 8, 2018
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