LENOVO LAPTOPS CAN NOW TURN INTO SMART DISPLAYS USING ALEXA’S SHOW MODE, BUT ONLY ON SELECT MODELS

Lenovo laptops — a select few of them — now supports Amazon’s new Show Mode that enables PCs to turn into smart display in just one command. This feature lets you use your laptops just like smart displays with simple…

ALEXA GETS ABILITY TO SEARCH FOR NEARBY COVID-19 VACCINE CENTRES, HELPS CHECK AVAILABILITY

Alexa, Amazon’s voice assistant for its Echo devices, has now got the ability to search for nearby vaccination sites and help connect users with these websites to check for availability or schedule an appointment. Alexa users can speak the voice…

AMAZFIT BIP U PRO SMARTWATCH WITH ALEXA BUILT-IN LAUNCHED IN INDIA

Amazfit Bip U Pro has been launched in India, and will go on sale via Amazon from April 14, the company announced on Friday. The latest entrant to the Bip series, the wearable comes equipped with GPS and built-in Amazon…

AMAZFIT BIP U PRO WITH BUILT-IN ALEXA COMING TO INDIA SOON

Amazfit is planning to launch the Amazfit Bip U Pro in India soon. While the company did not reveal the exact launch date or the pricing, the company did say that its smartwatch will be available on Amazon and the…

AMAZON’S HALO FITNESS TRACKER JUST GOT ALEXA INTEGRATION

American multinational technology company Amazon recently announced Alexa integration for its Halo fitness-tracking gadget. This new feature will allow Halo owners to ask Alexa devices about various health stats, such as their sleep score or activity points obtained during the…

AMAZFIT GTS 2 MINI GETS SUPPORT FOR ALEXA IN INDIA

Amazfit launched the Amazfit GTS 2 Mini in India back in December last year. The smartwatch was launched in India at an attractive price of Rs 6999. Now, the company has released support for Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa, to its…

AMAZON TO OFFER UP TO 50% DISCOUNTS ON ECHO, FIRE TV STICK AND OTHER ALEXA DEVICES

Amazon India is offering discounts on its Echo range of speakers, Fire TV stick, and other Alexa-powered devices to mark the third anniversary of its voice assistant in the country. The deals kick off at 12 am-midnight on February 15…

AUDIBLE IS OFFERING FREE BOOKS TO ALEXA USERS

Alexa celebrated its third anniversary in India earlier this week. Joining the celebrations, Audible has announced that it will be offering select audiobooks to Alexa users for free. Audible, which is the audiobook and podcast service owned by Amazon, said…

ALEXA TURNS 3 IN INDIA, COUNTRY HEAD MR. KUMAR TALKS ABOUT INDIAN LANGUAGES, PRIVACY FEATURES AND MORE

Alexa turns three in India, Puneesh Kumar, Country Leader for Alexa, Amazon India to learn more about the way that Amazon’s smart assistant has grown in India, and what is coming next. “Voice is the future,” says Kumar on the…

AMAZON ALEXA CAN NOW ACT ON ITS HUNCHES AND MORE

Amazon is enabling a new feature today that allows Alexa to proactively complete tasks around the house, such as turning off lights, based on your habits and frequent requests. Amazon Alexa has been able to sense these habits and ask…