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Soon, you will hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa devices

14 Sep 2020

Soon, you will hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa devices

In a bid to grow its footprint in the Indian market, Amazon is bringing a way to hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa-powered Echo devices.

Now, ICICI Bank customers can ask Alexa for bank balance

20 Apr 2020

Now, ICICI Bank customers can ask Alexa for bank balance

In a push towards smarter user experiences, ICICI Bank has enabled AI-backed voice banking capabilities.

#TechBytes: Some fun tricks you can try on Echo speaker

26 Dec 2019

#TechBytes: Some fun tricks you can try on Echo speaker

Amazon's Alexa-powered Echo device can be a really powerful digital aide - if you know how to use it.

Apple, Google, Amazon teaming up to build open smart home

23 Dec 2019

Apple, Google, Amazon teaming up to build open smart home

In a major move, Apple, Google, and Amazon are teaming up for a project to create open smart homes.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: OnePlus TV, Amazon's smart ring, Facebook's 'mind-reading' wristband, more

29 Sep 2019

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: OnePlus TV, Amazon's smart ring, Facebook's 'mind-reading' wristband, more

The last week of September was full of hardware launches and interesting feature upgrades from leading tech giants.

From eyeglasses to ring, these are Amazon's new Alexa-powered devices

26 Sep 2019

From eyeglasses to ring, these are Amazon's new Alexa-powered devices

Amazon is taking on Google and Apple like never before!

Apparently, Chinese kids work nights to build Amazon's Alexa devices

11 Aug 2019

Apparently, Chinese kids work nights to build Amazon's Alexa devices

Amazon's Alexa devices are very popular, but over the last few months, the internet giant has been facing a lot of flak because of them.

#AprilFoolsDay: Best pranks ever played by tech companies

01 Apr 2019

#AprilFoolsDay: Best pranks ever played by tech companies

Finally, it's April 1, the day when we all play some of the wackiest pranks on our friends, family, and loved ones.

Amazon's Echo Wall Clock visualizes your Alexa timers: Here's how

16 Dec 2018

Amazon's Echo Wall Clock visualizes your Alexa timers: Here's how

Back in September, Amazon had announced Echo Wall Clock as a smart home device capable of adding visual elements to your Alexa timers.

Finally, Amazon Echo speakers are getting Apple Music: Details here

02 Dec 2018

Finally, Amazon Echo speakers are getting Apple Music: Details here

After a long wait, Amazon is bringing Apple Music on its Alexa-powered Echo devices.

Amazon's new microwave can be controlled with your voice

21 Sep 2018

Amazon's new microwave can be controlled with your voice

On September 20, Amazon held an event in Seattle to showcase its latest line of smart products, including a microwave capable of taking voice commands.

#CES2018: Google partners with LG, Sony for Assistant-powered "Smart Displays"

09 Jan 2018

#CES2018: Google partners with LG, Sony for Assistant-powered "Smart Displays"

To stop Amazon's Alexa from taking over the smart speaker space, Google has -at the ongoing CES-2018 in Las Vegas- announced it's bringing the AI-powered Assistant to a ton of home speakers.

What is Google planning for 2018? Here are top predictions!

30 Dec 2017

What is Google planning for 2018? Here are top predictions!

The year 2017 has been pretty lukewarm for Google. It launched several new products/services this year, including Pixel 2 smartphones, Pixelbook, smart speakers, etc. But, most of them lacked innovation.

#ThatWas2017: As 2017 wraps up, here are 9 hottest gadgets!

25 Dec 2017

#ThatWas2017: As 2017 wraps up, here are 9 hottest gadgets!

In 2017, the tech world witnessed a lot of changes and exciting launches as companies constantly tried to bring innovative products and improve their offerings as well.

Samsung's $200 Bixby-powered smart speaker to debut in early-2018

15 Dec 2017

Samsung's $200 Bixby-powered smart speaker to debut in early-2018

Five months after Samsung Mobile President, DJ Koh, confirmed they were working on a smart home speaker, reports surfaced that Samsung is gearing up to launch the device next year.

Mini Google Home speaker to compete with Amazon Echo Dot

23 Aug 2017

Mini Google Home speaker to compete with Amazon Echo Dot

Google is reportedly planning to launch two Pixel smartphones and a Pixel-branded Chromebook at a hardware event expected to be held in October.