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Amazon develops longer-range wireless network for IoT devices

Amazon develops longer-range wireless network for IoT devices

Takes fight to bluetooth, wi-fi protocols.
Sep 27 2019 6:50AM
General Motors calls on Alexa to give vehicles more skills

General Motors calls on Alexa to give vehicles more skills

To control navigation, streaming media and phones starting next year.
Sep 26 2019 6:50AM
Amazon brings Samuel L. Jackson's voice to Alexa and announces voice-controlled glasses

Amazon brings Samuel L. Jackson's voice to Alexa and announces voice-controlled glasses

Voice aid will also be built into a new wearable line of earbuds, eyeglasses and a ring.
Sep 26 2019 6:50AM
'Alexa, send $20 to my favourite presidential candidate'

'Alexa, send $20 to my favourite presidential candidate'

Allowing donations up to US$200.
Sep 19 2019 12:59PM
New chip to let headphones respond to Amazon's Alexa by name

New chip to let headphones respond to Amazon's Alexa by name

Talks up prospects.
Jun 12 2019 12:45PM
Germany planning to access voice assistant data to tackle crime

Germany planning to access voice assistant data to tackle crime

To extract evidence from Amazon's Alexa or smart fridges.
Jun 6 2019 6:46AM
Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa

Facebook working on voice assistant to rival Amazon's Alexa

Listen very carefully.
Apr 18 2019 6:50AM
Westpac ports mobile transactions to Siri, sticks to legacy BSB batch platform

Westpac ports mobile transactions to Siri, sticks to legacy BSB batch platform

Faces and fingerprints flick passwords.
Sep 19 2018 11:53AM
Researchers hide attacks against voice recognition

Researchers hide attacks against voice recognition

Subliminal sounds issue commands without users knowing.
May 11 2018 12:01PM
Amazon Echo coded into a silent spy device

Amazon Echo coded into a silent spy device

Transcribed what users said.
Apr 26 2018 9:18PM
Carsales looks to voice assistants to help sell cars

Carsales looks to voice assistants to help sell cars

Internal AI capability builds on success of Cyclops.
Apr 6 2018 11:50AM
Amazon's Alexa is randomly laughing at users

Amazon's Alexa is randomly laughing at users

Company preparing fix for creepy bug.
Mar 8 2018 7:05AM
Aussie enterprises jump on Alexa as bot lands down under

Aussie enterprises jump on Alexa as bot lands down under

Real estate, telco, energy firms build 'skills'.
Jan 18 2018 8:38AM
Microsoft and Amazon hook up their virtual assistants

Microsoft and Amazon hook up their virtual assistants

To take on Google Assistant, Siri.
Aug 31 2017 9:49AM
Amazon's Alexa moves in on Android

Amazon's Alexa moves in on Android

Puts pressure on Google.
Jan 9 2017 11:56AM

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