For example, if a Toyota customer has a thermostat in their home that can be controlled with Alexa, they will still be able to control it with their voice in the vehicle.
In what's becoming an annual tradition, the CES electronics trade show, being held this week in Las Vegas, has brought a flurry of announcements of new gadgets built to work with the Seattle company's voice-activated Alexa software.
While Alexa is yet to be offered in Australia, it is coming in the first quarter of this year. That the glasses look like normal eyewear is a good start - if Glass proved anything, it's that most people don't want to look like a cybernetics-enhanced android.
Japanese automaker Toyota will integrate Amazon's Alexa voice assistant into some of its cars as the auto industry increasingly adopts the tech world's hottest offerings to improve the vehicle experience.
In August, tied-up with Amazon to let - rivaling Google Assistant and. The company told Bloomberg that it's excited about the "ability to bring Alexa to customers in a new way". That's not yet possible with Vuzix's glasses, but similar functionality is already appearing on smartphones thanks to features like Google Lens and Samsung Bixby. Analysts with RBC Capital Markets estimated that Amazon sold 33 million Echo devices in 2017, up from 4 million the prior year.
This company isn't new to making smart glasses, but the product it plans to unveil at CES 2018 could change the game. Just like the home version, Toyota's Alexa implementation can also gain skills from third party developers. Considering that Alexa for Windows will give the AI a front end that's far more powerful than a smart speaker or smart home controller.
Working together, Alexa and Cortana would make a very powerful team. The project involves Amazon and well-known manufacturers of personal computers, in particular, HP, Lenovo, ASUS and Acer.
But Tuesday, USA Today reported that Wahlberg's team negotiated his $1.5 million fee and Williams was not told about it. This would contradict director Ridley Scott's remarks to USA Today in December that "everyone did it for nothing".
Falkholt's family were laid to rest after a funeral at St Mary's Catholic Church in Concord on Wednesday. He also thanked the "saviours" who risked their lives to pull Annabelle and Jessica from the inferno.
The natural disaster rattled window in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa over 320 miles away and was also felt as far as Mexico. "Amazing trip to #Cancun ended last night with our condo shaking like insane as a result of an quake off the coast of Honduras".
As of October 2017, almost 75m individuals were enrolled in Medicaid and the children's health insurance program (Chip). The move is expected to impact millions of Americans who rely on the state-federal program to help get health coverage.
California holds a jungle primary, which means the top two finishers - regardless of party - advance to the general election. But in 2018, the Democrats' efforts to unseat Issa already began snowballing.
In Australia , the vaccine was effective in only about 10 percent of cases, according to The New England Journal of Medicine . Parents and guardians are required to give consent before their child receives the flu nasal spray vaccine in school.
AL.com is reporting that Damien Harris is passing on the National Football League and will play for Alabama for his senior season. Ridley spent three years at Alabama , with his tenure culminating in his second national championship on Monday night.
Marks & Spencer has attributed unseasonal weather to a fall in sales across its clothing and home division over the third quarter. Clothing and homeware fell 2.8 percent, food also dropped by 0.4 percent despite being seen as the most successful sector.
Rand Paul of Kentucky, who has also made the television rounds in recent days, has pushed for less invasive spying measures. Trump took to Twitter Thursday and referenced Clinton as he spoke on the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.
In a second tweet, he repeated his claim that the investigations are the "single greatest Witch Hunt" in the country's history. Trump had previously said he would be "100 percent" willing to meet Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director.
Detained Myanmar reporters appear in court
The president of Reuters released a statement describing the arrest as a wholly unwarranted and blatant attack on press freedom. Reporters covering Wednesday's proceedings dressed in black in protest against the arrest of the Reuters' journalists.
Seahawks continue housecleaning, fire Tom Cable
We don't execute as a team. "You guys can blame Bev all you want to, but the truth of the matter is that Bev's not the problem". Under Bevell, the Seahawks also set a club record with 6,012 total yards in 2014 and broke that a year later with 6,058.