Lexus vehicles to feature Amazon Alexa


With Alexa, customers can ask for directions, control entertainment, get the news, add items to a shopping list, or even control their smart home while on the road.

According to a Bloomberg report, analyst EMarketer estimates Google's Home products will control 25 percent of the 2018 smart speaker market share, which pales in comparison to Amazon's 68 percent market share with the Echo. In the smart home of the future, you'll be able to interact with your appliances and devices using only your voice. Furthermore, past year in November Amazon announced a suite of voice-activated work tools to allow you to bring Alexa to the office. "We're pleased to be working with the Google Assistant to offer our customers the ability to control Hopper's video experiences through the Assistant on speakers and phones".

TiVo's smart features will be rolling out over the next few months. The smart display will play music, display calendar, weather and Google Maps, among other things.

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It has an 8-inch touchscreen display and speakers it says are tuned by Meridian Audio, on either side. However, when it comes to the company's refrigeration units will use Alexa. The 8-inch model is priced at $199 while the 10-inch will retail at $249 when it goes on sale in early summer. Additionally, Assistant will also be available on more headphones this year from Jaybird, JBL, LG and Sony.

But compared with the Lenovo's intriguing offering, the LG speaker is pretty damn ugly. One voice command and you'll have it right in front of you, via Google Maps.

Google showed a lot of support in the Z-Wave Alliance booth, being part of many demonstrations there. This will enable the assistant to work with its newest infotainment platforms. We would get to see some more smart displays from various giants in the coming days. In 2017 alone, Alexa gained so much functionality, we wrote a post about just to keep track of it all.