Shawn Kinnear from San Francisco claims his Alexa left him stunned and disturbed when she reportedly said, “Every time I close my eyes all I see is people dying”. Speaking to the Metro US, Kinnear detailed the alarming incident.
Amazon has launched a new category of Alexa skills specifically for children under 13 years of age in India. With this new collection of over 350 Alexa skills, kids can challenge themselves with brain teasers and quizzes, listening to nursery rhymes and stories and have fun learning about various topics from wildlife to English, using simple voice commands with Alexa.
Amazon is introducing a new feature today called Alexa Cast, which lets users control what’s playing on their Alexa-enabled devices from their phone. At launch, its abilities are very limited: it only works with the Amazon Music app to control music playback.