December 23rd, 2020 7:55 PM 0 COMMENTS

Daiwa Launches 43-inch Smart TV With Alexa Voice Assistant at Rs 24,990

Daiwa, the electronics and home appliances company, today introduced a new 43-inch D43QFS Smart TV in India. Priced at Rs 24,990, Daiwa highlights the built-in Amazon Alexa voice assistant that allows users to interact with their TV. The Amazon Alexa integration means the users will be able to control the smart devices in their home, and also they can check the weather updates or ask Alexa any query. Daiwa launched... Read More

September 30th, 2019 4:58 PM 0 COMMENTS

D2h Introduces Amazon Alexa Skill, Allows Users to Get Account Info, Content Discovery and More

Following the footsteps of Dish TV, D2h also introduced a special Amazon Alexa skill that allows users to check their account balance, discover content and perform various other actions through Alexa voice assistant. For the unaware, Dish TV skill was already available for Dish TV users in the country, but now, D2h users can also check for content, account balance and other queries through Amazon Alexa. According to the DTH... Read More

June 7th, 2019 11:36 AM 0 COMMENTS

Amazon Alexa to Interact With Users in Hindi Soon

India is a key growth market for Alexa's global team at Amazon and witnessing the potential, the team is working on to introduce more regional language capabilities in the voice-based assistant that has stormed the living rooms in the country. Though the smart speaker is a relatively young product in India, voice assistants like Alexa in smart devices are gaining immense popularity in the country. According to the International Data... Read More

May 30th, 2019 10:48 AM 0 COMMENTS

Now Users Can Delete Recordings on Alexa-Enabled Devices With a Simple Voice Command

US-based Amazon is bringing in a new Alexa Privacy Hub that will allow users to delete recordings on all Alexa-enabled devices using a simple voice command as it looks to allay concerns around privacy. Currently, a user has to go to the app to delete Alexa recordings one by one, or through Amazon's website to delete every recording at once. "Coming soon, a new Alexa Privacy Hub will offer a... Read More

November 19th, 2018 2:54 PM 1 COMMENTS

Amazon Now Lets Alexa Users in India to Create Personalised Skills

Amazon on Monday released "Alexa Skill Blueprints" allowing users to create personalised skills and responses for its voice-based assistant Alexa in India. Users need to select their blueprint template from "Alexa Skill Blueprints" website, where they can also browse through 30 "Skill Blueprints" across four categories including "Fun and Games", "Learning and Knowledge", "At Home" and "Storyteller", the company said in a statement. "Personalised skills and responses make Alexa even... Read More

October 22nd, 2018 12:37 PM 8 COMMENTS

Alexa Voice Service to Help Indians Control Digital Lives

Voice is the new human-compute interface and the Indian masses- be it a 3-year-old toddler or a 95-year-old grandpa -- are finally going to leverage voice to interact with the devices and digitally control their lives, a top Amazon executive has stressed. For Adam Berns, Director of Business Development, Alexa Voice Service (AVS) at Amazon, voice is going to delight people globally bringing millions of interesting use-cases to the fore.... Read More

January 31st, 2018 10:37 AM 2 COMMENTS

Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS Messages to Android Phones

Amazon Alexa is now receiving a new feature in the United States, which allows a user to send SMS messages to Android phones. Amazon has already introduced a calling and messaging system in the US last year, but with the latest update, Alexa can send messages as normal text to Android phones. Users can now ask Alexa to simply send a text message, and the voice assistant will do the rest.... Read More

August 20th, 2017 8:23 AM 9 COMMENTS

Amazon Fire TV Stick: Here’s What We Like About It

The Amazon Fire TV Stick (2017) is the service’s second-generation of its video streaming device to compete with the likes of Google Chromecast Ultra. This dongle-sized device lets you stream Full-HD videos from Amazon Prime, Hotstar, and Netflix, as well as lets you access Prime Music, Gaana, and Amazon’s ever-growing games library. When the Amazon Fire TV with mic was initially launched, it would only allow us to look up... Read More

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