Amazon is likely working on a standalone messaging app called Anytime that would be available across smartphones, smart watches, tables and PCs. Read more at Marketing Dive.
Amazon has reportedly started surveying users about a new messaging service called Anytime, which offers the same functionality as WhatsApp but with added extras like the ability to order food in a group chat, split bills, and make video calls… Read More ›
Amazon was awarded a patent May 30 that could help it choke off a common issue faced by many physical stores: Customers’ use of smartphones to compare prices even as they walk around a shop. The phenomenon, often known as… Read More ›
The biggest e-commerce company on the planet recently entered the brick-and-mortar shopping game with Amazon Go has been making industry waves for months. No checkout? No long lines? It’s easy to see why Amazon has pursued this concept. But let’s… Read More ›
Amazon has enabled a call feature for its Echo devices through the virtual assistant called Alexa. Alexa Calling is a free voice calling and messaging service. The service is also available from the Alexa app for smartphones. Read more at… Read More ›
Amazon’s Alexa is going to sound more human. The company announced this week the addition of a new set of speaking skills for the virtual assistant, which will allow her to do things like whisper, take a breath to pause… Read More ›
Voice-powered speakers like Amazon Echo and Google Home have carved out a place on kitchen counters and nightstands in countless homes. What makes their immense popularity all the more remarkable is that they’ve achieved it without a key feature: Knowing… Read More ›
Last year, the National Football League experimented by letting Twitter livestream 10 Thursday night games. This year, pro football will continue the test, but will switch it up: Amazon has bought the rights to the league’s streaming package, and will… Read More ›