Bang & Olufsen Beosound A1 2nd Gen brings Alexa to their portable speaker

B&O update their Beoplay A1 with Alexa, waterproofing, all-day battery and improved sound to make it an ideal portable speaker choice. Renamed to Beosound A1, the premium compact speakers updates bring it up to speed…

How to adjust Alexa’s volume – three different ways

There are three ways to quickly turn up or down your Amazon Echo’s volume. Each is suited to different situations. 1. “Alexa, volume 5.” The easiest way to change the volume is using voice commands….

“Alexa, Shazam yourself!” – How to get Alexa to identify songs that are playing

Who needs Shazam? Speaker with Alexa can get her to recognise the music she’s playing and tell you all about it. When you’re listening to music through any Alexa-enabled smart speaker you can ask her…

This new quarantine game lets you play with friends from home + your smart speaker

This party game sets you the task of talking to your Smart Speaker in just the right way to win this new quarantine game. Hey Robot is a game that’s been building support on Kickstarter…

Hey Alexa, speak Hindi; Amazon updates assistant for India

Amazon Alexa can now talk to half a billion people in India as the assistant gets support to speak in Hindi. Hindi is spoken by roughly half a billion people in India, whilst English is…