Amazon is working on smart glasses to house Alexa AI, says FT – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Amazon is working on building a pair of smart glasses to house its Alexa voice assistant, and a home security camera that could be linked to its existing Echo connected devices to […]

Europe says “all options on table” for taxing tech giants – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch The European Commission is preparing a list of legal options on how to make digital multinationals such as Amazon, Facebook and Google pay more tax, Reuters reports. The paper is being prepared […]

Libratone update will add Amazon Alexa voice control to its speakers – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Libratone, a Danish maker of snazzy high end wireless speakers, has announced its existing Zipp and Zipp Mini speakers will get support for Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant via a free app update, […]

Putting the voice assistant speaker craze in context – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch If you believe the hype, homes in the US are already lousy with speakers containing embodied AI — the most high profile being Amazon’s Echo, in its various incarnations, whose Alexa voice […]

Amazon beefs up drone delivery R&D in Cambridge – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Amazon is expanding its R&D facilities in Cambridge, UK, with a plan to move into a new 60,000sq ft site in the city with capacity for more than 400 staff. Cambridge University, one of the […]