Alexa


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Alexa

(1) The virtual assistant in Amazon's family of Echo devices. Although Alexa is the service, people call the devices Alexa as well. See Amazon Echo.

(2) A website ranking system. See Alexa Rank.
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Google Assistant correctly understood all 800 questions, while Alexa only misunderstood one question and Siri misunderstood two.
On the Amazon Alexa blog, the company said: "Bring new forms of interaction to your product with Alexa.
Last month, Amazon admitted to (https://www.cnet.com/how-to/amazon-and-google-are-listening-to-your-voice-recordings-heres-what-we-know/) CNet that "we annotate an extremely small sample of Alexa voice recordings" so that it can "improve the customer experience." The recordings, (https://www.ibtimes.com/amazon-privacy-news-company-keeps-alexa-voice-recordings-forever-executive-tells-us-2804583) Amazon said , are stored "indefinitely," and that even if users are able to delete recordings on their respective devices manually, Amazon will still keep its copy forever.
Summary: Mumbai, Maharashtra [India], July 16 (ANI): You may soon be able to instruct Amazon's voice-based virtual assistant Alexa using Hindi commands as the e-commerce giant is expanding the skills kit to include the language.
AMAZON'S Alexa is set to answer people's health queries by searching the official NHS website.
MINNEAPOLIS, June 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/--LG Business Solutions and Amazon are bringing Alexa for Hospitality to LG's industry-leading hotel TVs, the companies announced at the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC[R]), billed as the world's largest hospitality technology trade show.
Knowles Corporation has developed a new hands-free reference solution to enable OEMs and ODMs to build headphones, headsets and wireless earbuds that allow users to talk directly to Alexa. The Knowles AISonic SmartMic Headset Development Kit for the Alexa Voice Service (AVS) brings users natural access to the service's capabilities by simply saying the Alexa wake word.
LG Electronics (LG) with begin rolling out Amazon Alexa support in 14 countries1 to the company's 2019 TV models featuring artificial intelligence.
Amazon's patent application for an always-on feature for Alexa, its popular voice-activated personal assistant, has raised a lot of concern.
LG Electronics (LG) will begin rolling out Amazon Alexa support in 14 countries to the companys 2019 TV models featuring artificial intelligence.
PHOENIX --Hey Alexa … Put on 'Good Morning Arizona.'