Amazon Web Services Announces Alexa for Business

Amazon Says Alexa Its Voice Assistant Is Now Ready for the Office

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"This means your customers can open their favorite app and then use their Amazon Echo or other Alexa device to issue commands like 'Alexa, find comedies, ' 'Alexa, tune to HBO, ' or 'Alexa, play episodes of Modern Family.' Customers can see the commands fulfilled instantly on their preferred streaming video devices", the company wrote in a blog post. You'll also need a Bungie.net account, which you probably already have if you're looking at a device like this. Just like a game show, the buttons light up with LED color changing lights and play a variety of games that you can add as an Alexa skill.

What kind of things can you ask Ghost? You can ask Ghost to equip your most powerful weapon, by saying "Alexa, ask Ghost to equip my most powerful weapon", or "Alexa, ask Ghost about Cayde-6" and Nolan North (voice of Ghost) will respond back.

The system can be set up with Alexa devices for individual users (such as on an employee's desk) as well as shared devices in common areas like conference rooms, huddle rooms, lobbies, etc. Alexa for Business also includes "tools to set up and manage Alexa devices, enroll users and assign skills", the announcement said. The Limited-Edition Destiny 2 Ghost is available for pre-order now at an SRP of $89.99, and can be purchased separately as a companion to Alexa devices.

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Amazon has confirmed its smart voice assistant "Alexa" will land in Australia next year, which commentators tip will significantly impact rival Google Home, who is still yet to offer a diverse range of connected devices.

The device, which is a limited edition model, gives Destiny 2 fans a way to interact with Ghost, including exploring the game's universe and using voice commands for equipping loadouts. "The lines between in-game and out-of-game have been blurred in an incredible new way." . You can preorder it now for $89.99 Dollars from Amazon; shipping starts December 19. With our partners at Activision, it's been exciting to develop this project into a rich, useful skill worthy of Amazon's Alexa.

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