Voice tech is changing our world: Anku Jain, MD, MediaTek India
"Facilitated by advances in AI and ML voice technology is changing the way we search for information and interact with our devices," said Anku Jain.
Amazon is building India-first experiences for Echo
The US tech giant recently introduced the ability for users to hear curated news updates ...
Alexa, what is your India demand? Skill developers
Amazon is leaving no stone unturned to gain the attention of developers and brands with th...
Features and prices of 9 new interesting gadgets launched in Jan 2019
There are variety of gadgets available. Those who are restricted by a budget can go for a cheaper one.
Alexa’s recording leak in US ‘echoes’ privacy issues here
In India, as internet consumers become comfortable using AI-powered voice assistants to play music, set tasks and seek information, they are also waking up to the fragility of data privacy.
An Apple, Samsung search for 'competition' to now throw up Google
Alphabet, the parent company of Google, will launch its smart speakers, premium laptop Pixelbook, and intelligent home automation products, and is even planning a mid-range smartphone especially for markets such as India.
Amazon Alexa to soon be a full-fledged economy
Amazon is nurturing a thriving community of developers creating skills, or apps to help them create a sustainable business.
Google to open eStore in November to sell its gadgets
Google, sources say, is in talks with several third-party partners for this, including Ingram Micro.
BharatNet: Airtel partners with telecom department to boost rural broadband penetration
Under the partnership, Airtel has set up three such centres in three villages in the Ghazipur, Gorakhpur and Varanasi districts of Uttar Pradesh, India's no. 1 telco said in a statement.
Amazon intent on making Alexa "as Indian as it gets"
Alexa’s developers are helping Amazon familiarise itself with India’s myriad obsessions and cultures to build new ‘skills’
Next great battle to wage between Google and Amazon over AI computing
Google carries the burden of both staving off Amazon's voice assistant and of proving that its own rival can add something to the market.
Prime Day offers great deals, discounts on Kindle, Echo Dot
Amazon's in-house products like Kindle, Echo, Fire TV Stick - among others - are also being offered up for good deals and discounts.
Flipkart management nixes Google's plan to invest
Flipkart opposed Google's investment since it reportedly felt Google could turn out to be a potential rival in the future.
Amazon, Google rush to navigate India's local language landscape
The technology giants are working on understanding how Indians speak, as they push their AI-powered voice assistants deeper in the Indian market.
AI that can help you shop, order food and hire a cab
The e-commerce giant is hoping Echo will help it get a firm foothold into Indian households much before other tech giants, including Apple and Google -both have developed similar smart speakers with proprietary voice assistants built in but are yet to launch them in India.
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