Cable & Telecom

Canadians can now teach Alexa to recognize their voice

SEATTLE – Amazon said Wednesday that the ‘Your Voice’ feature for its voice-activated digital assistant Alexa has begun to roll out in Canada.Customers with a compatible Alexa-enabled device and registered Alexa account may enroll by asking Alexa to learn their voice or by using the Alexa app.  Once a voice profile has been enrolled, it will be recognized automatically across all Alexa-enabled devices in the home.To start, ‘Your Voice’ will work across Calling & Messaging, Calendar, Music, Shopping, and Flash Briefing. Similar to other Alexa features, this feature will get smarter over time and as it is used.Amazon added that...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.