The digital smart assistant powering Echo range of speakers can now interact and respond in English, Hindi and Hinglish simultaneously. Alexa is the brain that powers Echo hardware, which was introduced in India almost two years ago and supported the English language until last month. Amazon says this multi-lingual mode can be useful in Indian households where users speak both Hindi and English interchangeably.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the magazine
Smart and Good-looking
A water purifier is an essential kitchen appliance, but not many companies have thought of making it smart and sleek.
Opera Mini Introduces Offline File-sharing
Taiwan-based Avision has launched what it claims to be the world’s first self-service copier (SSC) machine in India.
BRILLIANT AND BUZZWORTHY
Discover the most desirable and game-changing luxe gadgets to stay ahead of the pack.
A Fully Loaded TV
Xiaomi stirred up the smart TV market with the launch of its 55-inch smart TV in February 2018.
Alexa's multi-lingual mode to interact in English, Hindi or Hinglsih simultaneously goes live
After introducing Hindi and Hinglish language support for its digital assistant Alexa, Amazon has now rolled out the multilingual mode for the Indian audience.
Viacom 18 Launches Voot Kids
Expanding its digital ecosystem, Viacom 18 Digital Ventures has launched Voot Kids, a platform to offer fun and learning experience for kids.
Apple Airpods Pro Priced At ₹24,900 Goes On Sale In India
APPLE’S all-new AirPods Pro with noise cancellation feature priced at ₹24,900 is now available in India.
The Best Smartwatch In The Market
Positioned as the ideal health and fitness tracker, the Apple Watch has improvised with every new iteration. The Series 5 takes it a notch higher.
One Band, Many Benefits
Xiaomi has done an excellent job this time in terms of utility, precision, and affordability.
Asus Zenbook Pro Duo And Zenbook Duo
TAIWANESE PC manufacturer Asus on Thursday launched two new dual-screen laptops — the ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581) and ZenBookDuo (UX481) — in the Indian market.
HOW MIAMI SEDUCED SILICON VALLEY
Awash in coders, crypto, and capital, the city is loving— and beginning to shape—its newest industry.
THE GAME CHANGER
INSIDE DHD’S RECORD-SETTING DURAMAX
California 1st to Set Quota Limits for Retailers like Amazon
California became the first state to bar megaretailers from firing warehouse workers for missing quotas that interfere with bathroom and rest breaks under a new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom that grew from Amazon’s drive to speed goods to consumers more quickly.
South African-Swiss explorer Mike Horn has conquered both poles and the Amazon. Here’s how he’s built the fortitude to thrive in extreme environments.
Meet the winners of our first America’s Best Pet Pals contest. Warm fuzzies guaranteed!
Amazon Brings Palmswiping Tech to Red Rocks Concert Venue
Your palm could soon be your ticket into a concert.
Building Community Through Education
KIRAN BIR SETHI is changing the experience of childhood in Indian cities through her education curriculum and initiatives to build healthy relationships between students and their communities. Here she is interviewed by KASHISH KALWANI.
Granny Chic Galore!
A homeowner’s holiday décor is an homage to Christmas at her grandma’s house.
AMAZON TO OPEN 2 CASHIER LESS WHOLE FOODS STORES NEXT YEAR
There will be something missing at two Whole Foods stores opening next year: the rows of cashiers.
Amazon Teams With Affirm To Offer Buy Now-Pay-Later Option
Amazon is teaming with payments company Affirm to offer online shoppers a buy-now-pay later option that does not involve credit cards.