Tag Archives: Alexa

Yamaha launches two new soundbars with Alexa built in

If you’re in the market for a soundbar to add some oomph to your TV’s audio output, Yamaha has two new models for your consideration: the YAS-109 and YAS-209. The headline feature is their integrated Alexa voice control, so you can use your voice to adjust the volume, find out …

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Amazon Echo vs Echo Plus: which Alexa speaker is the one for you?

So you’ve decided that you want a smart speaker. You’ve ruled out the Apple HomePod and its sometimes-sketchy Siri voice companion, and have decided Google already knows enough about you before inviting a Google Home Hub into your castle.  That pretty much leaves you with Amazon’s Alexa range or Echo …

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Alexa Announcements can now work with any Alexa-enabled device

Just because a device has Alexa inside it doesn’t mean it can do everything an Amazon Echo can – but Amazon just rolled out an update that adds another feature to third-party devices that was previously an Echo exclusive. The feature in question is Alexa Announcements, which lets you ping …

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Amazon Alexa is rolling out to 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs

LG has announced that it’s rolling out Amazon Alexa support to its 2019 LG AI ThinQ TVs, which includes its range of LG UHD TVs, NanoCell TVs, and OLED TVs. Amazon’s voice assistant joins Google Assistant, which is already supported by LG TVs, meaning LG customers have more choice when …

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