Amazon Patent Would Enable Alexa To Detect Illness And Emotions

Amazon competes in many different product categories, and now, it wants to compete with doctors as well. A new Alexa patent suggests Amazon plans to make its voice assistant a virtual doctor who will know when you are ill and […] The .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 11th, 2018

Amazon wants to turn Alexa into a makeshift doctor

Amazon, the tech giant based in Seattle, has obtained a patent (right) for technology which would allow Alexa (left) to detect abnormalities in the voice patterns of its users when they are ill or upset. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2018

Amazon patents Alexa technology that senses an illness and offers to sell a remedy

The patent offers a glimpse into the future of Alexa advertising......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018

You can now use Alexa to control your DirecTV set-top box

Amazon first announced an update to its Alexa Video Skill API back in March that would make it easier for set-top box makers to add DVR and playback controls via voice, but it’s taken a little while for its initial partners to enable the feature......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 13th, 2018

Anyone can publish a skill on the Alexa Store now

Amazon is opening up its US Alexa store to let anyone share skills they've created for the voice assistant. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2019

Amazon Adds eero to Its Growing Portfolio of Home Electronics

Adding a mesh Wi-Fi router to the smart home family of products like Alexa and Ring signals where Amazon is heading......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Move Over Echo, Amazon to Acquire Alexa-Compatible Wi-Fi Mesh Router Company Eero

Move Over Echo, Amazon to Acquire Alexa-Compatible Wi-Fi Mesh Router Company Eero.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

4 reasons to get an Amazon Echo for your grandparents

Young or old, Alexa is a great companion for anyone......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 10th, 2019

Amazon backs Hatch Baby, connects it to Alexa


Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

5 surprisingly helpful uses for Alexa right now

Rick Wilking/Reuters Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said that the Alexa smart assistant was kept .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 5th, 2019

Become an Armchair Quarterback With These Amazon Alexa Super Bowl Skills

Need a rules check or just a quick fact about Tom Brady? Alexa knows the score. Alexa, who is playing in the 2019 Super Bowl? For those who are clueless about .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 1st, 2019

Amazon CEO says research scientists working on Alexa doubled in past year

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 31st, 2019

Ad Meter 2019: Amazon

Ad Meter 2019: Amazon is adding it's Alexa technology to a lot of things, but in it's new Super Bowl ad we see that some products don't make the cut. &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 30th, 2019

Amazon wants to use public buses to deliver packages

The patent describes mobile pickup containers in public buses or trains, where commuters could retrieve their Amazon packages on the way to the office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2019

'Alexa, play Talking Tech flash briefing'

New skill for Amazon Echo speakers brings the Talking Tech podcast to your daily quick news hits. We show you how to set up the Flash Brie.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 23rd, 2019

With IoT devices coming into shape, startup teams target niche markets with differentiating products

Widespread adoption of voice assistants such as Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa is spurring burgeoning growth of IoT devices, which were on exhibit throughout the show floors of CES 2019. T.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 21st, 2019

Is iRobot a Buy?

Right now when I say Alexa mow the lawn my Amazon 160 smart speaker says I added mow the lawn to your shopping list So there are some things technology can t do yet But if you happen to have a new Wi Fi enabled Roomba vacuum cleaner by iRobot NASDAQ IRBT.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJan 20th, 2019

Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa fought for our attention at CES 2019

Smart home companies are staying neutral and won’t pick a side.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 13th, 2019

CES 2019: Google vs. Amazon, who won?

Google is seemingly everywhere at CES 2019, but Amazon put Alexa into more products. From connected bicycles, pianos and toilets to cars & even .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 11th, 2019

Google Assistant will soon be on nearly 1 billion devices, company says at CES 2019

Google's answer to Amazon's Alexa is on many products, including the Google Home speakers, Android and iOS phones, headphones .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 8th, 2019

Qualcomm to showcase in-vehicle capabilities featuring Amazon Alexa at CES

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 7th, 2019