Xbox One may soon welcome Alexa and Google Assistant

Windows CentralRumors have been swirling for months about Microsoft’s plans to integrate virtual assistants such as Alexa with the Xbox One console, and Windows Central has uncovered some evidence...

Crunch Report | Amazon Drone Delivery Begins in U.K.

Uber self-driving cars get into permitting issues in San Francisco, Amazon drone delivery begins in the U.K., The Wynn wants to add an Alexa to every room and Donald Trump...

The HTC U11 is a good phone with a dumb gimmick

Squeezable sides are a very bad reason to buy a phone. Especially now, when the U11’s Edge Sense doesn’t do a whole hell of a...

China takes on Amazon’s Echo with the LingLong DingDong smart home device

China’s smart home market is anticipated to reach $22.8 billion by 2018, so it’s no wonder they have their virtual assistant. The LingLong DingDong is China’s answer the Amazon Echo...

You can now create Alexa skills without code with Alexa Skill Blueprints

Who says you need to be a developer to develop skills for Amazon Alexa? Certainly not Amazon. The company has launched Alexa Skill Blueprints, heralded as an easy way to...

42 percent of smart speaker owners have bought a second device (or more)

Here’s a promising metric for Amazon, in terms of its ability to maintain its current lead in the voice computing market: 42 percent of smart...

Logitech’s Harmony Alexa skill now simplifies home theater voice control

Logitech has updated the Alexa skill for its Harmony line of universal remotes, making it very easy to control your home theater with your voice...

Amazon’s new Alexa developer policy now bans all ads except in music and flash...

Amazon has quietly introduced a change to its Alexa Skills Developer agreement aimed...

TiVo adds Alexa voice control to its DVRs

TiVo’s DVRs are getting Alexa support. The company is announcing its lineup of DVRs, including Series 4 (Premiere), 5 (Roamio), and 6 (Bolt) boxes like TiVo BOLT VOX introduced...

Allrecipes adds an Alexa skill that will help you in the kitchen this holiday...

Amazon Alexa is about to become your sous chef. Thanks to a new Alexa Skill from popular recipe website Allrecipes, home chefs can now access voice-guided, hands-free instructions just in...

APLICATIONS

Nubia Z17S, Nubia Z17 miniS launched with 3D glass design &...

ZTE's offshoot brand Nubia launched two new phones, the Nubia Z17S and the Nubia Z17 miniS in China on Thursday. While the Nubia...