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LG announces Amazon Alexa integration for its SmartThinQ Hub

LG SmartThinQ Amazon Alexa Integration

Recently at IFA 2016 in Berlin, LG has announced that its SmartThinQ Hub will be expanding its capabilities with Amazon Alexa integration. Well, it makes sense as LG’s IoT ecosystem looks and functions similar to Amazon Echo. When LG launched this smart hub earlier this year, it was considered to stand against Amazon. But instead of completing, LG wisely decided to add support for Echo’s Alexa voice assistant. Read More…

Amazon Echo: Voice controlled speaker with brains that’ll put Siri to shame!

Amazon Echo bluetooth speaker

For years Amazon has been innovating in the product and services market not only by giving a platform for ecommerce but also by developing intuitive products of their own. This time around Amazon has created a product that I have to say has impressed me beyond imagination, simply because of its functionality and the way in which it could make our lives interesting. Amazon Echo is a Siri, Google Now or Cortana like personal assistant shoved inside a speaker of cylindrical form factor to solve any quires that you shoot its way.
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This trike by Nick Nowak is actually a sound sculpture!

Sennheiser MOMENTUM The Shape of Sound audio system

Nik Nowak, a berlin-based artist who is renowned for making never before seen futuristic sound systems from completely unrelated material has come up with yet another thumping creation. As a part of Spotify and Sennheiser’s MOMENTUM campaign, Nik has created Echo, an all-black machine which is a part of his own work that he calls The Shape of Sound. Resembling a futuristic vehicle or more so a BatPod, this sound system is completely movable from one location of the home to another, and that too on wheels!
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