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Amazon Alexa will tell you how many hours you have to work to afford a house, a car, or dream vacation

Amazon Amazon and Ally Bank have announced a new personal finance feature for Alexa-enabled products. Ally Bank customers can now ask their Amazon Alexa device to calculate how many hours they need.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Amazon Alexa will now tell you how many hours you have to work to afford a house, a car, or a dream vacation

Amazon Amazon and Ally Bank have announced a new personal finance feature for Alexa-enabled products. Ally Bank customers can now ask their Amazon Alexa device to calculate how many hours they need.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

You can now tell Amazon"s Alexa to make your home smell better — here"s how

ProlitecAmazon Alexa can already turn off your lights and close your garage. Now it can also make your house smell like a Hawaiian vacation. Prolitec, which c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2017

Your Roomba will soon work with Amazon"s Alexa

iRobot vacuums will tell you where your house is dirtiest too.         iRobot vacuums will tell you where your house is dirtiest too.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 18th, 2017

A calculator can tell you how many hours you need to work to afford your dream trip

REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton You sit in your cubicle, staring out the window into the cold, gray, February abyss. But before you get ahead of yourself and book t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2017

Seven Films and Shows to Watch This Weekend on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu

The luxurious, four-day Thanksgiving weekend is so close. But first you must endure one more measly two-day weekend and three days in which you'll pretend to work while counting down the hours. As you await your mini-vacation, start the Thanksgiving bing.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 18th, 2016

Making Homeownership Work on a Budget

For low-income families, buying a home can seem out of reach. On top of financial stress, the competitive market may make buyers feel like they will never find a home they can afford. If you dream of buying a house but have lost hope because you don’t .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaOct 16th, 2016

The best Alexa-enabled products that work with your Amazon Echo

The Insider Picks team writes abou.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2018

Amazon reportedly cutting hundreds of jobs in Seattle

Amazon.com Inc is cutting hundreds of jobs in its consumer business in Seattle, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday, as the company shifts resources into fast-growing areas like its work on voice assistant Alexa......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2018

Amazon reportedly cutting hundreds of jobs in Seattle

Amazon.com Inc is cutting hundreds of jobs in its consumer business in Seattle, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday, as the company shifts resources into fast-growing areas like its work on voice assistant Alexa......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2018

Amazon cutting hundreds of Seattle jobs in its consumer business: source

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is cutting hundreds of jobs in its consumer business in Seattle, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday, as the company shifts resources into fast-growing areas like its work on voice assistant Alexa......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2018

Overworked Americans are stuck in a financial groundhog day

Long work hours, little vacation and not much to show for it......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 2nd, 2018

Amazon to "double down" on Alexa as sales far exceeded expectations

Amazon.com Inc. shares surged 2.8% in after-hours trade Thursday, after the company reported better-than-expected fourt.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 1st, 2018

Alexa Will Lose Her Voice in Amazon’s Super Bowl Ad Starring CEO Jeff Bezos

'And you're sure this is going to work?' Amazon’s Alexa loses its voice in the company’s new Super Bowl ad — but a replacement seems to be on the way. Whether Alexa got sick (the flu is pretty.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJan 26th, 2018

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders just inadvertently exposed a flaw in Amazon"s Alexa voice-shopping platform

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders just inadvertently exposed a flaw in Amazon"s Alexa voice-shopping platform.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

Sanders calls out Amazon after 2-year-old orders Batman toy using Echo

'Alexa, we have a problem,' Sanders writes from official White House Twitter account......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 15th, 2018

Sarah Sanders Uses Official White House Twitter Handle to Complain That Amazon"s Alexa Ordered a Batman Toy

If Trump can tweet whatever he likes, why not Sanders, too?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

Amazon is exploring ad options for Echo and Alexa (AMZN)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Amazon is looking to transform the Echo smart speaker and its Alex.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2018

This gadget puts Amazon Alexa in your car—but does it work?

The Garmin Speak is the firs.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 29th, 2017

Amazon, WeWork, and Meetup Want to Change How You Work

Through WeWork's acquisition of Meetup, and by leveraging Amazon's Alexa for Business, you're in line for a whole new suite of perks at work......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 15th, 2017

See What Your Next Office Looks Like, per Amazon, WeWork, and Meetup

Through WeWork's acquisition of Meetup, and by leveraging Amazon's Alexa for Business, you're in line for a whole new suite of perks at work......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 15th, 2017