Instead of adding a bulk of code to enable Alexa integration, Amazon claims that the Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit enables OEMs to connect their Bluetooth audio-capable devices directly to the Alexa Voice Service (AVS) via the Amazon Alexa app on end users' mobile devices. We have reported about their glasses many times over the years.
Harrods to return statue of Dodi and Diana to Mohammed Al Fayed
The statue will be returned to the Fayed family with planning for the move to take place over the next few months. The statue of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Al Fayed was unveiled at Harrods on September 1, 2005.
According to Bloomberg, the augmented reality glasses from Vuzix was manufactured by a company with a mere 75 employees. While there's no definite arrival date just yet, the company says current owners can expect a free firmware update to deliver Alexa controls in "early 2018".
Vuzix Corp. will show off a pair of smart glasses that can talk to Amazon.com Inc.'s voice-activated digital assistant and display information to the wearer's field of view, Vuzix Chief Executive Officer Paul Travers said in an interview. Following the news, Vuzix's shares increased by 8.5 percent to $7.
Aguero can end Man City´s Anfield woes, says Guardiola
United have been away for a mid-season break of sorts, spending five days in Dubai in a bid to recharge the batteries. He said: "I think you are all aware of our interest in Theo". "It is a good test for us".
Vuzix will release its AR glasses by the second quarter at a cost of about $1,000, Travers said. It will start of expensive, but the company is hoping to have the price under $500 by 2019. At CES in Las Vegas on Tuesday, Toyota announced the voice technology would be incorporated with the carmaker's infotainment systems. As such, the specs and other information of the new gadget are expected to be released in the coming days. By putting Alexa on as many third party devices as possible, it helps Amazon increase revenue since the personal assistant can arrange for purchases to be made from Amazon. Now, the news is already official and sources are saying that Amazon Alexa is now going to make it's debuted on Windows 10 PCs and will sit alongside Microsoft's preloaded Cortana assistant. Apple's AR smartglasses are supposed to come to market in 2020.
Martha McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest
The Arizona race is seen by Republican and Democratic operatives as a key battleground in the competition for the Senate majority. Coughlin said Arpaio has a good shot, noting he boasts a loyal core of supporters and has never lost a Republican primary.