Slashdot Items Tagged "alexa"

Date / Time Story
Thursday April 19, 2018 @04:27PM New Alexa Blueprints Let Users Make Custom Skills Without Knowing Any Code
Sunday April 01, 2018 @12:01PM Our Devices May Listen More Attentively, Patents Filed By Google and Amazon Suggest
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:00AM Amazon Alexa's 'Brief Mode' Makes the Digital Assistant Way Less Chatty
Friday March 16, 2018 @02:10PM Amazon Is Hiring More Developers For Alexa Than Google Is Hiring For Everything
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @01:32PM Siri Team Didn't Learn About HomePod Until 2015, After Amazon Echo Debuted
Monday March 12, 2018 @10:39AM Amazon's Alexa Is Coming To an Office Near You
Wednesday March 07, 2018 @03:22PM Amazon Admits Its AI Alexa is Creepily Laughing at People
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @06:53PM Amazon Buys Smart Doorbell Maker Ring For a Reported $1 Billion
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:15PM Slashdot Asks: Which Smart Speaker Do You Prefer?
Monday February 12, 2018 @07:26PM Amazon Is Designing Custom AI Chips For Alexa
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:57PM Why Alexa Won't Light Up During Amazon's Super Bowl Ad
Monday January 29, 2018 @10:36AM Things Apple's $350 HomePod Smart-Speaker Can't Do: Answer Random Questions, Check Calendar, Work With an Android Phone, and More
Monday January 08, 2018 @08:35AM What's On Center Stage at the CES Tech Show? Your Voice
Monday January 08, 2018 @08:13AM Alexa is Coming To Windows 10 PCs From HP, ASUS and Others
Friday January 05, 2018 @11:53AM Amazon Alexa is Coming To Headphones, Smart Watches, Bathrooms and More
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @12:49PM What Amazon's Alexa Economy Pays the People Building Its Skills
Friday December 08, 2017 @12:37PM Amazon Bringing Echo and Alexa To 80 Additional Countries in Major Global Expansion
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @09:19PM Amazon Will Let Alexa Developers Use Voice Recognition To Personalize Apps
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @10:43AM Amazon's Next Big Bet is Letting You Communicate Without a Smartphone, Says Alexa's Chief Scientist
Monday October 16, 2017 @10:46AM Voice Assistants Will Be Difficult To Fire
Thursday September 28, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon's Echo Spot Is a Sneaky Way To Get a Camera Into Your Bedroom
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @04:11PM Amazon Is Reportedly Working On Alexa-Enabled Smart Glasses
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @12:02PM Sonos To Launch a Wireless Speaker That Would Support Multiple Voice Assistants
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:46PM Hackers Can Take Control of Siri and Alexa By Whispering To Them in Frequencies Humans Can't Hear
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @10:02AM Amazon's Alexa and Microsoft's Cortana Are Going To Work Together
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @01:54PM Samsung Says It's Working on an Amazon Echo Competitor
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @12:40PM Amazon Will Pay Developers With the Most Engaging Alexa Skills
Saturday July 22, 2017 @03:04AM For Seattle Women Called Alexa, Frustrating To Share Name With Amazon Device
Wednesday July 12, 2017 @05:04PM Amazon May Give Developers Your Private Alexa Transcripts
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @09:33AM Amazon's Alexa Passes 15,000 skills, Up From 10,000 in February
Monday June 26, 2017 @06:12PM Google Home Is 6 Times More Likely To Answer Your Question Than Amazon Alexa
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:38AM Moving On From Fire Phone Turmoil, Amazon Plans New Android Smartphones: Report
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @09:59AM Essential Home is an Amazon Echo Competitor That 'Puts Privacy First'
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:10PM Amazon Refreshes Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 Tablets
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @04:40PM Amazon Targets Cord Cutters With First-Ever Integrated Fire TV Sets
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:20PM Amazon's Alexa Can Now Whisper, Bleep Out Swear Words, and Change Its Pitch
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @12:00PM Amazon Wants To Put a Camera and Microphone in Your Bedroom
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:11PM Amazon Updates Echo, Echo Dot To Let You Address It As 'Computer'
Monday January 23, 2017 @03:13PM Alexa and Google Assistant Have a Problem: People Aren't Sticking With Voice Apps They Try
Saturday January 07, 2017 @10:34PM TV News Broadcast Accidentally Activates Alexa, Initiates Orders
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @09:57AM Amazon Said to Plan Premium Alexa Speaker With Large Screen
Monday October 03, 2016 @10:50AM Google, Lagging Amazon, Races Across the Threshold Into the Home
Saturday October 01, 2016 @04:58PM Google Tells Home Audio Vendors To Ditch Competing Smart Assistants If They Want To Use Google Cast: Variety
Sunday September 25, 2016 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: Who's Building The Open Source Version of Siri?
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:45AM Apple Is Getting Ready To Take On Google and Amazon In a Battle For The Living Room
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @08:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:19AM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:24PM Parents Are Worried the Amazon Echo Is Conditioning Their Kids To Be Rude
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:53PM Amazon Built An Echo Simulator You Can Use In the Browser
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:40AM The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley Is For Poets
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @12:38PM Amazon Opens Up the Software For Alexa-Controlled Smart Homes
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:49PM Tech Firms Have An Obsession With 'Female' Digital Servants
Thursday April 19, 2007 @10:56PM Amazon Sues Alexaholic
Thursday October 19, 2006 @07:05PM Alexa, Amazon's Most Flawed Idea