1. Amazon unveils a new Echo Dot surveillance device for children  Boing Boing
  2. Amazon’s new Echo Dot Kids Edition comes in blue or rainbow colors  The Verge
  3. Alexa can now call phone numbers from Amazon Echo speakers in the UK  TechRadar
  4. Amazon Echo price drops AGAIN as owners get a very useful new feature  Express
  5. Amazon launches new Alexa device for kids but privacy issues will still scare some parents  CNET
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The latest addition to Amazon's line of always-on, ever-listening, networked, insecure (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7) snitchy smart speakers is the new rev of the Echo Dot Kids Edition, whose "kid-friendly" Alexa is like surveillance Barbie without the pretense of being a toy. This All-New release is based on the latest Echo Dot…Amazon unveils a new Echo Dot surveillance device for children

Amazon unveils a new Echo Dot surveillance device for children / Boing Boing

Amazon new Echo Dot Kids Edition has better sound, new colors, and a few new Alexa features. It will be available later this month.Based on the third-generation Echo Dot

Amazon’s new Echo Dot Kids Edition comes in blue or rainbow colors - The Verge

Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition is meant to be more colorful, easy to use and age appropriate.Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition is meant to be more colorful, easy to use and age appropriate.

Amazon launches new Alexa device for kids but privacy issues will still scare some parents - CNET

Last year, Amazon unveiled a child-friendly version of its affordable Echo Dot, which came in bright primary colors, offered age-appropriate content and parenta...Last year, Amazon unveiled a child-friendly version of its affordable Echo Dot, which came in bright primary colors, offered age-appropriate content and parenta...

Amazon's updated Echo Dot for kids is louder and more colorful

Vodafone claims that Alexa calling with Vodafone OneNumber could be the replacement for landlinesVodafone claims that Alexa calling with Vodafone OneNumber could be the replacement for landlines

Vodafone customers can now ask Alexa to make calls through their Amazon Echo speakers - Mirror Online

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AMAZON’S Echo Dot smart speaker has dropped in price again and this cut comes as a new feature arrives on these popular devices.AMAZON’S Echo Dot smart speaker has dropped in price again and this cut comes as a new feature arrives on these popular devices.

Amazon Echo price drops AGAIN as owners get a very useful new feature | Express.co.uk

Amazon’s patent application for an always-on feature for Alexa, its popular voice-activated personal assistant, has raised a lot of concern.Amazon’s patent application for an always-on feature for Alexa, its popular voice-activated personal assistant, has raised a lot of concern.

The future will be recorded, on your smart speaker: opinion - Tech News | The Star Online

“Echo Dot Kids Edition updated with 3rd gen Dot hardware and new covers. BUT you can put the FreeTime parental controls on any Dot... as we did (past tense) with my daughter's standard 2nd gen Dot. https://t.co/ZXJuaqMnl4”

Dave Zatz on Twitter: "Echo Dot Kids Edition updated with 3rd gen Dot hardware and new covers. BUT you can put the FreeTime parental controls on any Dot... as we did (past tense) with my daughter's standard 2nd gen Dot. https://t.co/ZXJuaqMnl4… https://t.co/7pB0pYvwp2"

“Plaza hotel upgrades 100 rooms with new decor, Amazon Echo Dots https://t.co/8FrW9MnfNU via @bailey_schulz, @reviewjournal”

Rick Velotta on Twitter: "Plaza hotel upgrades 100 rooms with new decor, Amazon Echo Dots https://t.co/8FrW9MnfNU via @bailey_schulz, @reviewjournal"

“How to get #Alexa Guard running on your Amazon Echo | Verge https://t.co/wzXPUjXzRA #VoiceFirst”

Dave Isbitski on Twitter: "How to get #Alexa Guard running on your Amazon Echo | Verge https://t.co/wzXPUjXzRA #VoiceFirst… "

Two class action suits were filed against Amazon on Tuesday, alleging that Alexa-enabled devices illegally record the conversations of children without parental consent, which would constitute a violation of the assorted state laws prohibiting recordings made of a minor without consent.Two class action suits were filed against Amazon on Tuesday, alleging that Alexa-enabled devices illegally record the conversations of children without parental consent, which would constitute a violation of the assorted state laws prohibiting recordings made of a minor without consent.

Amazon sued because Alexa may be violating child privacy protection laws

And Vodafone Red customers get more, with the ability to take incoming calls on an Alexa-enabled speaker.And Vodafone Red customers get more features

Alexa can now call phone numbers from Amazon Echo speakers in the UK | TechRadar

Amazon announced Vodafone subscribers in the U.K. can now link their phone plans to make and receive calls through Alexa-enabled devices.Amazon announced Vodafone subscribers in the U.K. can now link their phone plans to make and receive calls through Alexa-enabled devices.

Alexa users in the U.K. can now call Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. for free | VentureBeat

Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant faces a massive challenge: Operating not only as a multi-lingual product, but also ensuring that all regional variants of languages it supports are well understood by Alexa, too. To help accomplish that, Alexa has been retrained entirely for every variant needed — a time and resource-heavy activity. But a new machine […]Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant faces a massive challenge: Operating not only as a multi-lingual product, but also ensuring that all regional variants of languages it supports are well understood by Alexa, too. To help accomplish that, Alexa has been retrained entirely for every variant needed — a time and resource-heavy activity. But a new machine […]

Amazon Alexa team uses machine learning to better handle regional language differences – TechCrunch

Amazon Alexa Guard is designed to notify you of any noises within your house while you're away. These are the Echo devices it works with!Amazon Alexa Guard is designed to notify you of any noises within your house while you're away. These are the Echo devices it works with!

Which Amazon Echo products work with Alexa Guard? | Android Central

Check out these tips from Katherine Prescott, the founder of VoiceBrew, a digital media company focused on helping people get the most out of Alexa.Check out these tips from Katherine Prescott, the founder of VoiceBrew, a digital media company focused on helping people get the most out of Alexa.

The 7 best Alexa cooking hacks you definitely want to try - Business Insider

The lawsuits were filed on Wednesday and invite any other parents in those states and others to join them in a class action lawsuit alleging breach of privacy and communication laws.The lawsuits were filed on Wednesday and invite any other parents in those states and others to join them in a class action lawsuit alleging breach of privacy and communication laws.

Amazon is hit with two class action lawsuits launched by parents of children recorded by Alexa | Daily Mail Online

A powerful, smart speaker, the Echo Dot is a contender in one of the best Amazon speakers out there. And it can now be yours for 99p.A powerful, smart speaker, the Echo Dot is a contender in one of the best Amazon speakers out there. And it can now be yours for 99p.

Now 99p, the Echo Dot is the Cheapest Amazon Speaker Money Can Buy

Amazon has just announced a new version of its Echo Dot Kids Edition, and right now if you purchase one you can save $20.Amazon has just announced a new version of its Echo Dot Kids Edition, and right now if you purchase one you can save $20.

Amazon's new Echo Dot Kids Edition has a fresh design, is louder, and currently on sale | iMore

Vodafone has announced you can now call using its network - just by asking Alexa on an Amazon Echo device.Vodafone has announced you can now call using its network - just by asking Alexa on an Amazon Echo device.

You can now place Vodafone phone calls via Alexa on an Amazon E