Alexa comes to iPhone around Amazon app in latest update, no Echo required
March 17, 2017 - Kindle Unlimited
Building on a app’s ability to sequence regulating your voice, Alexa will act as your partner while selling a Amazon app, permitting we to hunt and shuffle items, lane your orders, and more. But it will also embody many of a other functionality Alexa has to offer.
You’ll also be means to use Alexa within a app to start personification song from Amazon Music Unlimited, Prime Music, or songs you’ve purchased, as good as open Kindle books, both of that benefaction a new built-in media player.
You’ll also be means to daub into Alexa’s other smarts for removing news, continue and trade information, and a ability to use Alexa Skills and Smart Home features. Those can be configured only like Echo and other Alexa inclination around a companion Alexa app: “Skills are voice-driven capabilities that raise a functionality of your Alexa-enabled device. Set skills and Smart Home capabilities regulating a Alexa app or on alexa.amazon.com.”
VentureBeat notes that users of Alexa around a Amazon iOS app during initial won’t have entrance to a Door Lock API that allows we to clear concordant intelligent doorway tighten products, though differently users will be removing a nearby bone-fide Alexa knowledge but wanting to squeeze an Echo speaker or other device.
The refurbish will be rolling out to some users starting currently and should be accessible to all by subsequent week. You can download a latest chronicle of a Amazon app for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch on a App Store.