Check the full post for details; for more on new Alexa capabilities, see Alexa is Now Even Smarter—New Features Help Make Everyday Life More Convenient, Safe, and Entertaining (Amazon Press Room); also see Amazon’s blockbuster Alexa event made zero mention of privacy concerns — and that may say more about us than about them (Recode)
"Amazon officials said they had about 70 things to announce, which elicited laughs from reporters and photographers in attendance. But it turns out that number was pretty close.Here’s everything Amazon announced Thursday, from microwave to subwoofer to Alexa capabilities -- GeekWire
Amazon showed off 13 new devices at a press event inside the Spheres building at its Seattle HQ. It also unveiled a flurry of new Alexa-related software capabilities, developer tools and other features."