We sold 40% devices in tier 2 during Diwali: David Limp, senior VP, Amazon
Amazon senior VP sees growing acceptance of its Alexa voice services in Hindi, which is helping its subscription services in and around music. He said, "Shopping is a perfect example where we’re seeing signs of people adopting voice and that’ll be another great business."
Love using GIFs on WhatsApp? A security bug may allow access to your device
The bug also works for Android 8.1 and Android 9.0 OS but does not work for Android 8.0 and below.
It may all hinge on if it pleases Alexa
Being polite to virtual assistants will soon be as critical as being so to Jeeves.
Get ready to binge-watch: Apple TV app comes to Amazon Fire TV stick
The app is available for Fire TV Stick (2nd gen) and Fire TV Stick 4K.
Think before you speak: Interviewers may prioritise social status over experience
The hiring managers assess the socio-economic background of the candidates based on their speech.
Privacy at stake? Amazon could be eavesdropping on user conversations to make Alexa smarter
Earlier this year, it was reported that Amazon employs people to listen user conversations.
View: Aadhaar linkage with social media is troublesome
Linking Indian people's Aadhaar with social media is not a panacea for the fake news plague.
New HP Pavilion x360 notebook comes to India with in-built Alexa at Rs 45,990
Weighing 1.58 kg, the light convertible device comes with micro-edge bezel.
Festive-ready: Amazon Alexa will now listen to commands in Hindi, Hinglish
Users can interact with Alexa in different regional variants of colloquial Hindi.
Do you often share your child's pictures on social media? Study says the habit is linked to feelings of vulnerability
Sharenting can put the child's online privacy at risk.
Will Reddit become next Facebook for millennials in India?
Reddit which hails itself as "the front page of the Internet" was ranked as the fifth most visited website in the US and 13th in the world, according to Alexa Internet.
Alexa at your fingertips: Amazon unveils water-resistant smart ring Echo Loop at Rs 9220
Echo Loop can last for an entire day of use with one charge.
Amazon may be watching your cloud cam footage
An Amazon team also transcribes and annotates commands recorded in customers’ homes by the company’s Alexa digital assistant, Bloomberg reported in April.
Amazon's record profit run ends, Jeff Bezos high on Prime delivery
Prime Day was once again the largest shopping event in Amazon history with more than one million deals exclusively for prime members.
Indian linguistic diversity challenged Alexa to be better: Amazon executive
Amazon wants artificial intelligence-driven Alexa to be an extension of its product offerings of ecommerce, cloud, music and entertainment.
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