Report: Voice assistants in use to triple to 8...
The use of voice assistants is set to triple over the next few years, according to a new forecast from the U.K.-based...
Report: Smart speaker adoption in U.S. reaches...
Smart speakers had a good holiday. Amazon already said its Echo Dot outsold all other items on its site this holiday...
Alexa skills top 80,000 after a big Alexa-powered...
Amazon had a record-breaking holiday quarter, with revenue of $72.4 billion and profits of $3 billion, but it’s...
Amazon reports better than expected Q4, but...
Amazon had a heck of a holiday. The online retail giant posted Q4 earnings today, reporting $72.4 billion in revenue,...
After over a million pre-orders, Amazon’s Echo...
At Amazon’s event in September, the company announced the Echo Auto, an aftermarket product designed to bring...
Google sat on a Chromecast bug for years, now...
Google was warned of a bug in its Chromecast media streaming stick years ago, but did not fix it. Now, hackers are...
eMarketer: Amazon took 2/3 of smart speaker sales...
Smart speakers that let you control services and other connected devices in your home will continue to be a popular...
Amazon is crowdsourcing Alexa’s answers to...
If you’ve got an Echo device at home, you’ve almost certainly played a few rounds of “stump...
Fire TV Cube gains a one-way intercom feature...
Fire TV Cube owners can now use their media streaming device to broadcast announcements around the home, similar to a...
Apple Music is coming to the Amazon Echo
Starting mid-December, Amazon Echo devices will be able to stream songs from Apple Music. A bit of a surprise, perhaps,...
The Alexa-enabled Big Mouth Billy Bass is real...
In September, Amazon launched its Alexa Gadgets Toolkit into beta, allowing hardware makers to build accessories...
Tidal arrives on the Amazon Echo
One key thing the HomePod has on the competition: streaming service synergy. It’s an important advantage at the...
Alexa’s new Whisper Mode goes live
At Amazon’s Alexa event last month in Seattle, the company teased a new feature soon coming to its voice...
Alexa can now reserve conference rooms
Amazon is debuting a new feature that will allow businesses to use Alexa for booking conference rooms. The addition is...
Echo Show 2 review
With the original Echo Show, Amazon added a new dimension to the smart speaker. To critics, the device was little more...
Amazon Echo Dot 3 review
Amazon has sold a lot of Echo Dots. Like a crazy, silly, unfathomable number of the things. Over the past two...
Amazon’s revamped Alexa app makes it easier to...
Amazon’s Alexa app has just been given a major visual overhaul, largely focused on helping users set up and...
Nielsen: U.S. smart speaker adoption grew to 24%...
In the second quarter, the adoption of smart speakers – like Amazon Echo and Google Home devices – grew to...
Hulu is first to live stream TV to Amazon’s...
Amazon’s Echo Show will apparently also work like a little TV, not just a visual interface for Alexa and her many...
Google’s fingerprints were all over today’s...
Hidden amongst the 70 or so announcements Amazon made at today’s big Alexa event was one key hidden presence....