Alexa acting up doesn't just affect your usual news bulletins or music controls.
Amazon's bigger goal, however, is to teach Alexa to become a multilingual assistant.
Amazon Alexa is already capable of translating short sentences in English into 36 different languages, including Arabic, Hindi, Indonesian and Thai. For example, asking the virtual assistant, "Alexa, what do I say to the father of the bride at a wedding in Japan?" would solicit a different response and tone from Alexa than if you asked the assistant "What do I say to the master of ceremonies at a wedding in Japan?"
New report claims Apple will launch iPhone X Plus this year
According to a new report , three new iPhones will launch in 2018, all derived from the design and features of the iPhone X. All three of Apple's new phones will have an updated operating system, likely called iOS 12 , according to Bloomberg .
Many users are reporting trouble using Alexa on Echo speakers. Or will the company shoehorn the Alexa into more smartphones as the de facto smart assistant?
Amazon does not have a page that tracks the status of consumer products and complaints.
Beyond language itself, the company wants Alexa to gain a well-rounded knowledge of the cultures in which the translated languages are spoken.
NBA Agent Dan Fegan Killed in Car Crash
The collision happened just after 9:30 a.m. local time when Fegan's SUV attempted to merge onto the highway. He had a public falling out in 2017 with his agency, Independant Sports & Entertainment (ISE).
Amazon Echo owners at Business Insider confirmed that Alexa is acting up, and it's being slow and buggy.
The Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) have registered two FIRs each in this case. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) provisionally attached immovable properties of Nirav Modi and companies controlled by him.
That said, at 87 Warren Buffett is not getting any younger and his 94-year-old business partner, Charlie Munger, is even older. Most of those managers undoubtedly thought hard about their calls, each of which they believed would prove advantageous.
The Russian Olympic Committee was banned from the Olympics on December 5 because of widespread doping at the 2014 Sochi Games. The IOC decision was slammed by the lawyer for Russian whistleblower and former Moscow drug lab director Grigory Rodchenkov.
Campbell Hall is located in the West Campus section of CMU and is part of a series of four connected dorm and classroom buildings. Klaus earlier asked members of the community to call 911 if they saw Davis, who was seen running away shortly after the shooting.
A private funeral service will be held in front of the Billy Graham Library on Friday, at noon and is expected to last 90 minutes. Bush credited Billy Graham with helping him transform himself from carousing oilman to born-again Christian family man.
Billy Graham's final resting place place is in the Billy Graham Library's Prayer Garden, beside his wife, Ruth, who died in 2007. It is expected to last about 90 minutes, and also include prayers by pastors from as close as Charlotte and as far away as Asia.
That's superior only to the Essential Phone's total shipments for the year, and that company didn't even exist for most of 2017. However, as the company is an exclusive partner to Indian Blackberry smartphones, the devices may be sold only in India.
The military says the boat sailed beyond an Israeli-imposed designated fishing zone, ignoring verbal warnings and warning shots. The two rival Palestinian factions finally agreed on a unity government in April 2014, but it fell apart months later.
The $360 million project, which features 147 guest rooms and 217 luxury residences, quickly became a magnet for foreign buyers. A scion of one of Malaysia's wealthiest families, Tiah runs his family's Canada-based development company Holborn Group.
The Blade V9 will be available in two configurations for the USA - 3 gigs of RAM and 32 GB storage, or 4 gig RAM with 64 GB's. Apart from this, the ZTE Tempo Go sports a 5 Inch display with 854 x 480 Pixels of Screen Resolution.
Schaaf said she is concerned that this "has been used as a wedge issue and that this ugly myth that immigrants are criminals". The new sanctuary law does not preclude local or regional law enforcement agencies from cooperating with ICE.
Harvey Weinstein and 'Casting Couch' Appear in Hollywood
A street artist known as Plastic Jesus has added to the troll-fest of Hollywood prior to its biggest night of the year. The artist - whose real name is unknown - said it took two months to make the statue, and it was paid for by donations.
Backstage Update on Rey Mysterio Being Signed to WWE
But throughout the day today, other wrestling scribes with sources within the WWE refuted these claims, although not entirely. The 40-year-old is a free agent and can appear on both brands and that's what Cena plans to do to get to Wrestlemania 34 .
Nawaz Sharif becomes lifetime leader of PML-N
According to the party's rules, the PML-N's CWC is supposed to elect an acting party head within a week of its chief's removal. Hence the council would endorse the party leader's decision to appoint Shehbaz Sharif as acting president.
Best in history' Messi lauded by Coutinho, Busquets
Dembele is a great player, I'm sure that with time and work we will learn. "Now we're in the most complicated part of the season". Coutinho went with one of his signature curlers from outside the box, going far post with force.
Vivo Reveals APEX™ FullView™ Concept Smartphone
It is the very same phone which appeared a few days ago with almost full-screen design without any bezels either on top or bottom. It could be the solution to manufacturers - such as Apple and Samsung - wanting to completely remove bezels on smartphones.
Nigerian government acknowledges 110 girls still missing
Everybody was terrified and we rushed to the gates and frantically scrambled to jump over the fence. "We then started running". I know you are working closely with them. "I have been in your shoes since 2014 when schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok".
Neanderthals Could Be the World's Oldest Artists
Yet it was hard to prove that any of this art had been made by Neanderthals , and few archaeologists humored the idea. Modern humans were capable of symbolic behavior, so it "turns the who's copying who debate on its head", Pike said.