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Dec 10th, 2018, by in Latest news

It seems as though the company is already making significant progress with allowing Amazon’s Alexa to support a ton of its services today.

Nov 19th, 2018, by in Latest news

UPDATE: Skype calling on Alexa is available now in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, Canada, India, Australia, and New Zealand with support for other countries rolling out soon. Microsoft recommends updating to Skype version 8.34 or later. If you’ve got an Amazon Echo device, you’d soon be able to call your friends and family on Skype […]

Nov 14th, 2018, by in Latest news

The latest Xbox One system update is a pretty major one as it brings support for mouse and keyboard input for select games, including the massively popular Fortnite.

Nov 11th, 2018, by in Latest news

Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Some new Windows devices are shipping with unsupported software PC manufacturers are apparently feeling nervous over the pulled and delayed Windows 10 October 2018 update. The update has […]

Nov 8th, 2018, by in Latest news

After we saw new PCs from Acer and other manufacturer ship with a new Alexa for PC app this year, Amazon has decided to release its digital assistant on the Microsoft Store today.

Oct 11th, 2018, by in Latest news

The latest system update for the Xbox One brings several new features including redesigned Xbox Live Avatars and a powerful new Xbox skill for Alexa and Cortana.

Sep 6th, 2018, by in Latest news

A new Alexa Skill simply named Xbox Skill, will now allow users to navigate their Xbox One console with voice commands using Alexa or Cortana enabled devices near or around the Xbox One.

Sep 2nd, 2018, by in Latest news

Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Amazon could be bringing an Alexa UWP app to the Windows 10 Microsoft Store A new report claims that Amazon is currently working on creating a UWP Alexa […]

Aug 31st, 2018, by in Latest news

A new report suggests that Amazon is now working on a UWP version of its Alexa app for Windows, which could be released on the Microsoft Store by the end of the year,

Aug 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

Dell has announced a several new devices today which will ship with Intel’s new 8th Gen Intel Core processors. The Inspiron 7000 2-in-1 devices (see above image) will come in 13, 15, and 17-inch sizes, will use the new U Series processor, and will come with option 4K UHD screens. The 13 and 15-inch models […]

Aug 29th, 2018, by in Latest news

Earlier today, Intel formally revealed their new 8th Gen Intel Core U-series and Y-series processors. Both chips are designed for 2-in-1 devices and light laptops and enable Gigabit Wi-Fi internet speeds which are described by Intel as being up to “12-times faster” than normal. The U-series chip also provides faster LTE speeds while both are […]

Aug 15th, 2018, by in Latest news

Following a long delay, Microsoft and Amazon announced today that the Cortana/Alexa integration is launching in public preview in the US today.

Aug 14th, 2018, by in Latest news

After missing a 2017 deadline, The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that the much-anticipated Cortana/Alexa integration could go live “as early as this week.”

Jun 19th, 2018, by in Feature Stories

Alexa is coming to select PCs from Lenovo, Acer, and HP this year, and here’s a hands-on look at the experience.

Jun 6th, 2018, by in Latest news

Amazon is now looking to grow its Alexa for PC ecosystem with the help of three original design manufacturers (ODMs) partners.

Jun 4th, 2018, by in Latest news

A leaked picture of a new “Digital Assistants” section in the Xbox One OS suggest that Cortana, Alexa and Google Assistant may soon be on the same level on the console.

May 27th, 2018, by in Latest news

Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Microsoft, Google reveal fourth variant of Meltdown and Spectre exploit, Intel promises new security patches It seems like a never-ending mess of exploits, but Microsoft and Google have […]

May 21st, 2018, by in Latest news

Acer announced today that the digital assistant will start rolling out to its Spin 3 and Spin 5 laptops this week, with other models to follow in the near future.

May 14th, 2018, by in Latest news

HP today took the wraps off Windows 10 Elitebooks, ENVY laptops, and a desktop with Amazon Alexa onboard. The devices all pack amazing features like excellent battery life, security, and everything you need for security and entertainment.

May 10th, 2018, by in Latest news

Despite increasing evidence to the contrary, Microsoft might be ready to rejoin the smart speaker wars with a new reference device made by partnering ODM Quanta.

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