Tag: Alexa

Researchers Have Found a Way to Manipulate Siri, Google Home, Alexa with Laser Beams

Voice Assistants like Siri, Alexa and Cortana are becoming smarter with every passing day. However, digital assistants are often criticized for privacy issues. Now researchers have discovered that Amazon’s Echo dot, Google Home, Siri can be hacked by using lasers, yes you heard it right, lasers! Researchers based out of Tokyo and Michigan university claim […]

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Amazon’s $129 Echo Buds with Noise Cancellation Will Rival Apple AirPods

Amazon has introduced a slew of products at a hardware event. Needless to say, the majority of new releases are Echo devices. Interestingly Amazon has also announced their foray into headphones space with Echo Buds. The new Echo Buds are truly wireless and are powered by Bose noise reduction technology. As expected the Echo Buds […]

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Siri Beats Alexa in Annual Digital Assistant IQ Test, Continues to Lag behind Google Assistant

Loup Ventures’ Gene Munster is out with his yearly report card on the performance of Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa. Siri has trailed behind Assistant in the test over the last year few years despite making noticeable improvements. The same story continues this year as well. Munster asked all the three assistants 800 questions across […]

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You Can Now Use Amazon’s Alexa to Control Apple Music on Select Sonos Speakers

If you have a select Sonos-branded speaker and use Apple Music, then today your device is getting a nice little trick thanks to Amazon Alexa support. Beginning today, both the Sonos Beam and the Sonos One speakers support using Amazon Alexa to control Apple Music with voice controls. That support is available in Ireland, the […]

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