Alexa users could already receive calls simply through the Alexa app, so nothing's changed for receiving calls. The company is even working with Windows 10 PC makers to bring Alexa to new Windows 10 PCs, and Amazon seems desperate to get into your mobile device with Alexa - just like Microsoft is doing with Cortana. The feat is limited to the US, Mexico or Canada for now.
There is another feature we wanted to tell you about on this app as well, which is called Drop-In.
"Drop In is for the special cases when you want to connect instantly with your closest family and friends or other Echo devices in your home", Amazonexplains. Today, Amazon has announced the feature to tablets including iPads, Android tablets, and of course its own Fire tablets. The new features are available right now through the Alexa app.
At present, digital home assistants such as Alexa, Siri, and Google answer queries to its users.
Goldman Sachs to name DJ D-Sol as next CEO
Before his current role, he co-headed the investment banking division and served as the global head of the financing group. Co-chief operating officer and co-president Schwartz will retire on April 20, according to a statement .
Miami Beach Police posted the video on their Twitter feed in hopes of gathering more information from witnesses. Jones told CBS News in Miami a marketing person had come up with the promotion and had been let go.
Kane's worldwide team-mate Dele Alli also seemed to pick up an injury on the south coast, suffering a problem with his groin. Tottenham cruised past Bournemouth with Son Heung-Min in fine scoring form.
The 52-second video shows Dix, 55, and the unidentified lobbyist drinking and laughing at the bar before Dix leans in for a kiss. Dix has three children, according to the Des Moines Register, and had served in the state legislature for 18 years.
Kylie Jenner is back to shape in record time after her delivery and is seen flaunting her legs in her enormous closet. The interesting thing is my mom is a hoarder, but she demands cleanliness and structure from me (and all her kids).
Live: Maharashtra farmers' protestKumar said, "No road closure or diversions will happen due to Farmers' Morcha now". The protests forced the state government to announce a Rs34,022 crore farm loan waiver scheme.
The victor will advance to play No. 5 seed Clemson or No. 12 seed New Mexico State on Sunday for a spot in the Sweet 16. Vegas odds are already in for the game and Clemson is now a 4.5 point favorite against the Aggies according to 5Dimes.
However, a Pentagon memo declared the parade to be excluding tanks in order to lessen the impact inflicted on roads. As planning continues, the memo gave no more details on the type of weaponry to be featured in the parade.
While announcing the mobile version , Epic talked of its vision for the game, saying, "We believe this is the future of games". This isn't the first time we see blocked cross-play functionalities between PS4 and Xbox One.
Watch the final round of the Valspar Championship live on Sunday from 5pm on Sky Sports Golf and 6.30pm on Sky Sports Main Event. Woods tied for the lead with a 20-foot birdie putt on No. 10, only to miss a pair of birdie putts inside 8 feet.
The following year, Davis began his streak of five consecutive All-Star Game appearances - a streak that remains active. Rhode Island , (25-7, 15-3), the Atlantic 10 regular season champs will take on 10-seed Oklahoma Thursday in Pittsburgh.
Drew Brees agrees to 2-year extension with Saints
On Christmas Eve, he became the fastest quarterback in National Football League history to reach 70,000 career passing yards. Brees started his career with the San Diego Chargers but it is with the Saints that he made his mark.
Former Raiders CB Sean Smith Will Serve One Year In Prison
Starting cornerback TJ Carrie and safety Reggie Nelson are both scheduled to become unrestricted free agents on Wednesday. Smith, 30, has 426 tackles, 98 passes defended and 14 interceptions through nine National Football League seasons.
German utilities overhaul boosts European stocks
Chief executive Peter Terium resigned late a year ago in the wake of a profit warning leaving Uwe Tigges as interim CEO. And the deal could see the creation of a new European renewables giant.
Kentucky takes down Tennessee in SEC title game
United Kingdom improves to 24-10 and has seemingly improved its NCAA Tournament seed drastically with a hot finish to the season. Arkansas ranks 11th in steals allowed per game (4.7) while Tennessee ranks 80th (5.7).
How to watch American Idol Season 16 premiere live online
This season it's going to have the focus on the mediocre to good singers, with the three judges giving constructive criticism. It's been almost two years since the show aired what was to be its final season, before being picked up for a reboot by ABC .