Alexa

Jan 14, 2018; Detroit, MI, USA; Ford reveals the 2019 Edge ST during the North American International Auto Show at Detroit's Cobo Center.
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Ian Bush
February 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Smart speakers are in more than 100 million homes, but they’re just starting to emerge in cars — and in several models at the Philadelphia Auto Show. There she is, in the Ford Edge. “The same as what you do at home with your Alexa, you can now do with the touch of a...
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Echo Dot
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November 30, 2018 - 5:46 pm
By Heather Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Alexa and Apple are playing nice. Amazon's Echo smart speakers will work with Apple Music starting December 17, Amazon announced Friday. If you have an Apple Music account and have connected it to your smart speaker in the Alexa app, the speakers will be able...
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Amazon Prime Day sales
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Ian Bush
July 16, 2018 - 3:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Amazon's Prime Day is here and runs through Tuesday with the promise of deals upon deals for those who pay for the privilege of free shipping. Although its Amazon's day, there are bargains to be had at other sites and stores as well. But first, it's a good time to...
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Amazon Fire TV Cube
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June 07, 2018 - 11:01 pm
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Alexa for couch potatoes is coming: Amazon's new streaming TV device will let users shout out when they want to turn on the TV, flip channels or search for sitcoms — all without pushing any buttons. The Fire TV Cube is not entirely hands-free yet,...
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Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of Software Engineering, speaks during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference.
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Ian Bush
June 04, 2018 - 1:57 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — Apple will offer more ways for people to limit the time they spend on iPhones while introducing features designed to make its products even more indispensable. The paradox emerged Monday as Apple executives previewed new versions of free software due out this fall...
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A woman in Portland, Oregon claimed her Amazon Echo smart-speaker secretly recorded a private conversation, then sent the audio file to an acquaintance.
Amazon
May 26, 2018 - 7:58 pm
Heather Kelly (CNN Money) -- It was Alexa's equivalent of a pocket dial. A woman in Portland, Oregon, claimed her Amazon Echo smart-speaker secretly recorded a private conversation, then sent the audio file to an acquaintance. She told her story to a local news outlet and it spread, stoking fears...
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