A Twitter user by the name of Nick Schwab posted the news after he had received a notification in the Alexa app on his device saying that the digital assistant is now also available in the Amazon app.
Similar to the version of Alexa that ships with Amazon's range of Echo devices, Alexa on mobile can perform several voice-activated functions, such as answering basic questions or giving daily news via the Flash Briefing feature. He stressed that Alexa will be a main feature of the Amazon app and not a standalone. Alexa can even provide weather and traffic information for those who need to commute, and it can also play music as you navigate the app.
Neither Amazon or Graphiq commented for the newspaper. It, however, did confirm Alexa's arrival on Android to TechCrunch.
Users will be able to take full advantage of Alexa integration on their Android handsets.
As I predicted a bit ago, Bandai Namco has teamed up with other companies to bring more cross-over characters to Tekken 7 . Adding characters from a different franchise can attract their fans to your game.
He had drifted back to 153rd in the rankings before winning the Portugal Masters in October 2016, but believes any future wins will not come as such a surprise. "But now I'll shift my focus to the tournament here.
Google is updating its Google app on Android and iOS to incorporate more machine learning-based personalization features . Instead, Google combines the most important news stories of the day with ones about topics you've previously searched.
White House officials also added that new financial sanctions on Tehran are being considered due to ballistic missile experiments. Just one month into his candidacy, he said the Iran deal "poses a direct national security threat".
Even though Frazier is a third baseman by trade, he has played some first base and likely will land there once he goes to NY . Robertson , 32, is in the third year of a four year contract that pays him $12 million this season and $13 million next.
CHRIS FROOME stormed back into the Yellow Jersey and is ready to go to war all the way to Paris to keep it this time. But Froome made a point of thanking him for coming back from the favourites' group to help his leader.
Our current Senate seems caught up in very old battles that aren't helping to solve complicated problems for their constituents. Susan Collins , R-Maine, is also withholding her support because it would slow the rate of growth in spending on Medicaid.
Police are asking the public to focus on the person's facial features as the depiction of the hat may be inaccurate. She also captured a man's voice saying "down the hill" during what police call "criminal activity".
The character has so much amusing going on, you really need someone who's proven and who's done a bit of it all, and that's Reese. The first images of Oprah Winfrey and other stars in Disney's " A Wrinkle in Time " have been released.
Grassley is now asking how it was possible for Veselnitskaya to enter the United States for the meeting without a visa. Richard Blumenthal, a member of the committee, said it was "long overdue" that Manafort be called to testify.
NY to DC in 29 minutes? It's time to get 'hyper'!
Musk said a trip from NY to Washington, which now takes about three hours by train, would take just 29 minutes under his plan. It consists of passenger (or car)-carrying pods that travel in a low-pressure tube.
Nintendo's Switch mobile app is now available
As for the third-party front, the situation is slowly improving even though a few developers still seem hesitant to get on board. That means it's easy to squeeze in a round or two when you otherwise probably wouldn't have time to play another game .
Xiaomi's, Mi Max 2 launched in India today
By bringing something like Mi Max 2 to India, the company can sell the phones that Chinese consumers don't particularly want here. The Mi Max 2 comes with Android 7.1.1 out of the box and will be available in matte black with a fingerprint resistant coating.
BCCI's CoA congratulates Team India for entering semis
If India lose the match , it will be the last ever World Cup match for captain and ODI record-holder Mihali Raj. She had even shut down a reporter for asking her before the tournament who her favourite male cricketer was.
Value of Denver Broncos jumps in latest Forbes rankings
Ahead of the 2015-16 season, Adidas became United's new kit sponsor worth almost $1 billion over the next 10 years. And in the latest Forbes list of Most Valuable Sports Teams, Baltimore's team, the Ravens are in the top 30.
Verizon Data of at Least Six Million Users Leaked Online
Data belonging to at least 6 million Verizon subscribers were leaked online due to an unprotected Amazon Web Services server. Nice Systems , the Israeli firm responsible for the breach, said in a statement that a fat-fingered staffer was to blame.