Monday, 20 August, 2018

Alexa And Amazon Echo Now Available In France

Amazon launches Echo Look in U.S., could popularize computer vision via Alexa Amazon’s new smart speaker is a TV streaming box, and vice versa
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Amazon also says that many of your favorite apps now support enhanced in-app voice controls on Fire TV, to help you navigate through content by voice, with dozens more coming by year end.

Voice responses from Alexa get enhanced with visuals and optimized for visibility across the room with the Echo Show.

The Amazon Fire TV Cube is now available for pre-order.

Amazon is celebrating the release of its new smart home gadget with an exclusive discount for Prime members.

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Fire TV Cube uses multi-directional infrared technology, cloud based protocols and HDMI CEC, that-combined with Alexa-let you control your compatible TV, sound bar, A/V receiver, and cable or satellite box. You can use Google Home to control a Chromecast, for example, or any Echo to navigate your Fire TV. It also includes the same beam-forming, noise-reducing, and echo-cancelling tech found in older Echo devices. You can do things like ask for the weather, check your calendar, and get your daily briefing all thanks to the streaming box. In fact, a wide variety of third-party speakers are set to launch in France alongside the Alexa voice assistant. This enables users to do things like switching between TV boxes and consoles, searching for shows and controlling the volume. Simply ask it to play music, read the news, control your connected house or even tell a joke, and Alexa does as you ask.

The Amazon Echo and Echo Spot are also more affordable, with the RRP of both devices set at €99.99 and €129.99, respectively, although at their sale prices they can be picked up for €49.99 and €64.99 apiece.

Jennifer Prenner, Amazon's global director of marketing for the Fire TV brand, says Amazon wanted to ensure Cube can control your cable box. The Cube can also show specific genres of shows and movies available through your streaming providers. Another plus: since it's created to hook up to a TV, users can easily control and view smart camera feeds. The company has literally combined the Fire TV with the Amazon Echo and the result is a $120 Cube shaped device that bakes in Echo speaker and Fire TV (and a universal remote).

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