Voicecontrol

01.02.16
Amazon's Echo speaker guides you through workouts
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Amazon's Echo speaker guides you through workouts

The smart speaker can dole out advice on fitness... and finance, too.

By J. Fingas,   01.02.16
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12.03.15
After Hours: Engadget drinks on the job
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After Hours: Engadget drinks on the job

See what happens when we stop being polite and start getting real.

By M. Gorman,   12.03.15
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11.29.15
Amazon's new Fire TV can talk to your connected home
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Amazon's new Fire TV can talk to your connected home

Amazon's Echo and Fire TV are getting better at answering your requests, including control over your smart home.

By J. Fingas,   11.29.15
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11.19.15
Amazon Echo owners can create custom voice commands with IFTTT
11.19.15

Amazon Echo owners can create custom voice commands with IFTTT

Now you can tell Amazon Echo to do anything you want, as long as you configure it first

By S. Buckley,   11.19.15
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10.15.15
Pebble Time smartwatch apps are getting voice dictation
10.15.15

Pebble Time smartwatch apps are getting voice dictation

You can respond to emails and texts using your voice with a Pebble Time smartwatch, and there's more apps to come.

By B. Steele,   10.15.15
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10.10.15
Cortana is available on Xbox One, if you know the right tricks
10.10.15

Cortana is available on Xbox One, if you know the right tricks

Cortana doesn't officially hit your Xbox One until 2016, but that hasn't stopped people from using it in a software preview.

By J. Fingas,   10.10.15
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09.20.15
Amazon's Echo speaker reads you the top news headlines
09.20.15

Amazon's Echo speaker reads you the top news headlines

Amazon's Echo speaker now has an easy way for you to skim the news while you're wandering around the house.

By J. Fingas,   09.20.15
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09.14.15
Cyanogen will get cozy with Microsoft's Cortana
09.14.15

Cyanogen will get cozy with Microsoft's Cortana

A future version of Cyanogen's Android-based platform will integrate Cortana on a deep level.

By J. Fingas,   09.14.15
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08.30.15
Amazon's Echo speaker plays music from multiple accounts
08.30.15

Amazon's Echo speaker plays music from multiple accounts

Amazon's Echo speaker just became much nicer if you share its music playback with multiple people.

By J. Fingas,   08.30.15
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