Amazon has announced its next-generation Fire HD 10 tablet. The device is available for pre-order now from $149.99 and starts shipping on the 11th October. It's the first to include Alexa hands-free.
According to a new report, Amazon is planning to release two new models of its Fire TV later on this year, one of which will include far-field voice technology, similar to its Echo devices.
Amazon has announced plans to open up a 855,000 square-foot fulfilment centre which will create 2,250 new, full-time jobs. The jobs include healthcare and maternity leave, plus other benefits.
Amazon's Alexa has begun responding to certain queries with recommendations for third-party skills if existing installed skills fall short. This feature is still rolling out to all skills and users.
A team of researchers in China have discovered a vulnerability in almost all major voice assistants on a number of devices, including the Amazon Echo, allowing them to 'silently' issue commands.
In a conversation at PAX West, Xbox's Director of Programming Major Nelson and Platform CVP Mike Ybarra confirmed that one of the top requested features is on the "coming very soon" list.
Today at Lenovo's IFA 2017 press briefing, the company announced its Home Assistant, which is a speaker that turns your Lenovo Android tablet into a far-field enabled Alexa device.
Most people that use Amazon's Prime Video app on Android have had to side-load it, but no longer, as the company has finally made its video services available through the Play Store.
An unlikely partnership will be coming to fruition by the end of this year when Microsoft and Amazon come together to make each other's voice assistants communicate with its counterpart.
Amazon announced today that users of its Alexa-powered smart speakers can now group the devices together to play music from multiple sources at once, rather than from a single speaker.
Before the Xbox One X became available for pre-order, one could be forgiven to have thought that the console was going to be a hard sell to gamers, but it would seem that this is not the case.
Amazon is offering some significant discounts on many of its devices, including $80 off its Echo speaker, $20 off the Fire HD 8, and a $100 discount when purchasing two of its new Echo Show devices.
Amazon has announced the availability of Instant Pickup at five of its pickup locations across the US. This will allow Prime customers to make orders that will be available for pickup in two minutes.
It's back to school season, which means that it's time to break out your wallet for the student in your life. Here's our handy guide to help you decide what the best purchases will be.
Twitch has finally introduced a desktop streaming app. If you use Twitch, you may want to download the app as it introduces a plethora of new features that you won't find in the web version.
Essential has announced that it will reveal an exact release date for its smartphone in a week, while also disclosing it has raised $300 million from investors in its latest funding round.
HTC announced today that it will be offering three months of Amazon Music Unlimited with the purchase of a U11 handset from htc.com or Amazon.com. The promo runs until the end of September.
Amazon has resumed the sale of smartphones by the US-based smartphone maker BLU; the retail giant halted the sale of these devices earlier this week citing "potential security issues".
Amazon has started selling the ZenFone AR from $599. It's available in two variants but you'll have to wait a few weeks for the more expensive version to arrive at your doorstep, unfortunately.
While the tablet market continued to shrink in Q2, the rate of its recession has slowed according to the latest shipment data from IDC. Some manufacturers also managed to increase their market share.
Users of Amazon's Music services and Alexa-enabled devices will now be able to use 'activities', or the ability to play music that's based on what you're doing at that particular moment.
Today, Amazon formally announced the ability to control your Fire TV's or Fire TV Stick's playback, search, and more with other Alexa-enabled devices, such as its family of Echo smart speakers.
Amazon has suspended the sales of Blu smartphones over potential privacy concerns. This comes after a security firm found that the company's handsets silently collected and exploited private data.
With a new Skill piloted by the DVLA, UK motorists that have devices with Amazon's Alexa are able to obtain tax and MOT information about their vehicles by reading out the registration number.
A secret team dubbed 1492 and based in Seattle may be working on Amazon's future attempt to enter the healthcare sector. The team is said to be working on both software and hardware projects.
The debate on net neutrality heats up as Congress sends an invite to a multitude of tech CEOs. They are expected to testify on the matter as well as Title II classifications enacted by Obama in 2015.
Thanks to a surge in Amazon's share price ahead of its latest quarterly earnings report, the company's founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos has increased his net worth to $90 billion, overtaking Bill Gates.
The online retail giant has filed a new patent that describes how the company's future fleet of delivery drones could scan your house and suggest services or products you might need.
Qualcomm has stated that the lobbying group representing Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Intel, and other tech companies that have aligned with Apple, is misleading regulatory authorities.
Amazon is integrating Alexa into its main shopping app on Android with an update this week. This comes just a few months after the company integrated its digital assistant into its iOS app.
A lobbying group representing major tech companies including Microsoft, Google, Amazon, and Facebook, has aligned itself with Apple in the company's ongoing legal dispute with Qualcomm.
HTC announced today that its HTC Alexa app is available beginning today. The company promises that it will offer a hands-free experience, despite the fact that the device must first be unlocked.
Amazon is reportedly working on a new messaging app called Anytime, which lets people chat, make video calls, send photos, play games and engage with other Amazon services including shopping.
Sony is trialing Alexa support for some of its TVs that were introduced in 2016 and 2017. The feature is currently in beta and allows users to control their TV through an Alexa product.
According to a report, the smart home appliance that started the fad of home assistants is set to get an upgrade later this year. The design is said to be sleeker to compete with the likes of Homepod.
HTC has teased the arrival of Amazon's Alexa to its U11 handset via its Twitter account. The intelligent personal assistant has been quite popular and should be a welcome addition to the device.
Amazon is rolling out a new software update for its Fire TV boxes and sticks that will allow them to be controlled with devices using Alexa - the company's voice assistant - such as the Echo.
Today is Prime Day, where Amazon offers a range of deals for Prime members. On top of the company's many deals that it's already published, Huawei is knocking $50 off the price of the Honor 6X.
Amazon has quietly rolled out a competitor to Best Buy's Geek Squad, where Amazon employees will visit customers' homes and set up smart devices for a fee. The service is available around 7 US cities.
An Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 bundle will set you back £229.99 at the Microsoft Store - but Amazon is offering it with Minecraft Favorites, an extra controller, chatpad and headset, for just £179.99.