Amazon Echo

Amazon Launches a Battery Backed Portable Echo Exclusively for India

Amazon Launches a Battery Backed Portable Echo Exclusively for India

One of the qualms I personally had with Amazon Echo is that it always required a power source. Amazon has launched a new portable Echo smart speaker that comes with a built-in rechargeable battery. The portable Echo is rated to offer up to 10 hours of music playback and a standby time of up to 11 hours.

Amazon Launches Echo Frames and Echo Loop Alexa Enabled Wearables

Amazon Launches Echo Frames and Echo Loop Alexa Enabled Wearables

Every year Amazon comes with new Alexa enabled devices. Today, the company has announced a bunch of new products. Amazon has launched Echo Frames, a smart glass powered by Alexa. Unlike Google Glass, the Echo Frames doesn’t feature a display or a camera. However, it does come with a microphone that talks to you, deliver notifications and will also let you create reminders and much more. Amazon has also launched a premium Alexa enabled ring called Echo Loop.

Amazon’s $129 Echo Buds with Noise Cancellation Will Rival Apple AirPods

Amazon’s $129 Echo Buds with Noise Cancellation Will Rival Apple AirPods

Amazon has introduced a slew of products at a hardware event. Needless to say, the majority of new releases are Echo devices. Interestingly Amazon has also announced their foray into headphones space with Echo Buds. The new Echo Buds are truly wireless and are powered by Bose noise reduction technology.

Amazon Working on High-End Echo to Rival HomePod and Sonos

Amazon Working on High-End Echo to Rival HomePod and Sonos

Amazon is reportedly working on a high-end Echo speaker that will rival the HomePod in terms of sound quality.

Strategy Analytics: HomePod Has Only Captured 4% of the Global Smart Speaker Market

Strategy Analytics: HomePod Has Only Captured 4% of the Global Smart Speaker Market

The HomePod is Apple’s first smart speaker. As a speaker, it’s fantastic. As a container for Siri, the company’s digital personal assistant, it still has room to grow.

More Than a Million People Have Preordered Amazon’s Echo Auto Aftermarket Accessory

More Than a Million People Have Preordered Amazon’s Echo Auto Aftermarket Accessory

If you want to get a digital personal assistant in your car, there are ways. And Amazon’s aftermarket option has apparently proven very popular.

Amazon Says it Has Sold 100 Million Alexa Devices

Amazon Says it Has Sold 100 Million Alexa Devices

Amazon’s Alexa might have started off as a pipe dream, hoping to compete with Apple’s Siri and Google’s own efforts (which is now known as Assistant).

Amazon Accidentally Sent 1,700 Alexa Voice Recordings to the Wrong Person

Amazon Accidentally Sent 1,700 Alexa Voice Recordings to the Wrong Person

What happens when you don’t own an Amazon Alexa-equipped smart speaker, but, following a request for data, you get over a thousand recordings with the personal assistant? One Amazon customer in Germany got to find out.

‘Smart Speaker IQ Test’ Shows That Siri is Getting Better at Answering Questions

‘Smart Speaker IQ Test’ Shows That Siri is Getting Better at Answering Questions

The digital personal assistants out there are already pretty helpful, but the companies behind these services are always working to improve them.

Apple Music is Now Available on Amazon Echo Speakers

Apple Music is Now Available on Amazon Echo Speakers