Alexa is now coming up to the Amazon app on the Android platform
The Alexa by Amazon is available to wide range of platforms. Now the virtual assistant is also coming up to the Amazon app on the Android platform. Earlier only the iPhone users were able to utilize Alexa in their Amazon app and now Alexa is making its way to come to the Amazon app on the Android based mobile phones too. Well looking at how Alexa works on the Amazon app on android, it is just the same way it works over on the iOS.The users can utilize Alexa to determine the weather conditions, to catch up on some of the biggest stories of the week and also to turn off the lights and for many more things. Although this added functionally may appear cool but integrating Alexa with the Amazon app seems to be a little odd thing.
Now it seems Amazon has been pushing its AI companion to its each and every app
Well Alexa has already been proved to be quite powerful virtual assistant till date but the question is whether the Amazon shopping app is the right place for Alexa? The Amazon App earlier was featuring some of the basic voice commands for adding items to the shopping cart and also for carrying out the search for the products and even for tracking the orders .Now it seems the Amazon has been pushing its AI companion to its each and every app .Through the Amazon app, the users will be able to utilize the Alexa just like they use on the Echo devices.
The company confirmed integration of Alexa with its shopping app and is going to roll out this service soon
The users can ask about the weather conditions, control their smart home products and can also carry out some of the general online enquiries .Earlier the company has brought Alexa to the shopping app on iPhones in the month of March. There is no formal announcement which has been made about its arrival but the company confirmed the integration of Alexa with its shopping app and is going to roll out this service soon. The company first of all brought Alexa to the shopping app in the month of March and new development are taking place which would soon make it available on the Android app too.
Bringing voice assistant into major mobile ecosystems is a smart move by the company
This in app Alexa facilitates the users to control their smart home devices and they can also utilize some of the other Alexa skills to play games or place an order. Despite Alexa being lacking the full features and also the built in mechanism, bringing this voice assistant into the major mobile ecosystems is a kind of smart move by the company. It will be imparting Alexa a greater mobile reach, making it accessible to even those who are not very familiar with the voice assistants.