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Amazon’s Alexa Speakers get Followup Questions option in Australia

Amazon enabled Follow-up Mode in Australia for Alexa powered speakers today, nine months after the feature debuted in the USA. The feature allows multiple questions to be asked in a row without saying “Alexa / Echo” each time. It was announced via Amazon’s What’s New With Alexa newsletter. Follow-Up mode …

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Hey Alexa, what’s my journey look like? Transport for NSW adds support for Amazon’s Alexa

Transport for NSW has announced that it has added support for Amazon’s cloud-based voice service – Alexa – to provide real time train, ferry and light rail arrival information. Transport for NSW’s skill for Alexa gives customers easy, hands-free access to network information along with any service updates for Sydney …

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Amazon Echo quietly goes on sale in Australia from $49

Amazon may only recently have launched (properly) into Australia, but that’s not all, with the company quietly announcing overnight that it’s bringing the Echo family of smart devices to Australia from .. well .. today. Echo will come in three variants locally, including the eponymous Echo, Echo Dot and Echo …

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