• Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Alexa for couch potatoes is coming: Amazon's new streaming TV device will let users shout out when they want to turn on the TV, flip channels or search for sitcoms - all without pushing any buttons.
    The Fire TV Cube is not entirely hands-free yet, however. Some apps or streaming services may require viewers to pick up the included remote to rewind or stop a show. Amazon says it's working with those services to integrate voice commands.
    Amazon's other voice-controlled Fire TV devices require a push of the remote's mic button or a separate Echo device with Amazon's Alexa voice...
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  • Amazon Fire TV Cube Brings Alexa-and Much More-to the Living Room

    3 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Amazon has launched yet another smart appliance. And this one is designed to give you more control over the products in your living room.
    Dubbed the Amazon Fire TV Cube , the device connects to your television and acts as a 4K Ultra HD streaming media player that gives you access to a variety of services, including Netflix , Prime Video, Hulu, and others. It's also powered by Amazon's virtual personal assistant Alexa, which means you can access content, turn on the lights in your living room, and perform other tasks by speaking voice commands and never picking up your remote.
    According to...
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  • Amazon unveils nearly hands-free streaming TV device

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Alexa for couch potatoes is coming: Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device will let users shout out when they want to turn on the TV, flip channels or search for sitcoms - all without pushing any buttons.
    The Fire TV Cube is not entirely hands-free yet, however. Some apps or streaming services may require viewers to pick up the included remote to rewind or stop a show.
    Amazon already sells other voice-controlled Fire TV devices, but those require a push of the remote's mic button or a separate Echo device with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant.
    The Cube will be available later this...
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  • Amazon wants its new Fire TV Cube to be the brain of your smart home

    3 monthes ago - By Inman

    Alexa, turn on the TV.
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