Amazon's celebrity voice feature will cost $0.99, Senior VP David Limp said at an event in Seattle.
While making Alexa communicative, to ensure she doesn't offend anyone has been a challenge.
Apple is working on a feature to allow Siri to send a smart response to callers whose calls you've declined
According to the patent published by the US Patent and Trademark Office, the tech giant is reportedly working to make its digital assistant Siri to help provide the caller with a reason on why the call was rejected through a text message.
The technology has turned very critical for Google, which is still mulling on how to unleash it into the market.
Xiaomi's virtual assistant called as Xiao Ai is now available in China and there are less chances of its coming to India.
Amazon Alexa gets a new 'Brief mode' option that makes it less chatty by cutting down on unnecessary responses
Where Alexa would normally respond with “OK” or some other such appropriate response to a query, there is now an option to make Alexa respond with a beep.
Mobile technology giants have been making it happen, with their Virtual Personal Assistants (VPA) that have been strengthening the human-machine relationship.
The survey, by technology giant Cisco, revealed that employees from Mexico (97 percent) and China (96 percent) also desired a virtual assistant at work.
Google Assistant to recognise the song playing near you; new update rolling out to enable the feature
The new update is now rolling out to all Android devices that enable Google Assistant, will help all users who have access to Google Assistant.
ICICI Bank's AI-powered chatbot iPal completes 6 million responses, interacts with 3.1 million customers in eight months
8 months since the launch, the bank has released some numbers: 6 million queries answered and 3.1 million customers have interacted with 90% accuracy rate.
Facebook adds three new artificial intelligence based 'quick replies' to the M, the virtual assistant on Messenger
Facebook has added three new automatic suggestions using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to the Messenger app's virtual assistant 'M'.
The e-commerce landscape is exploding with the world players joining the battle with home grown startups.
The Indian banking industry is opening up in a big way with the introduction of Payments Bank along with wallet operators entering the non-bank space.
Everyone is getting digitalised in some way or the other in their lives today without even being aware of it.
Ahead of Galaxy Note 8 launch, Samsung's digital assistant Bixby Voice can now understand multiple languages
Currently Bixby is working in sync with native apps however, the makers are looking forward to synchronise with third-party apps as well.
Microsoft has updated the Android version of its artificial intelligence assistant Cortana that is available on the Google Play Store in certain countries.
It clear now that the voice assistant will arrive on Google's Chrome OS but it's hard to tell when this integration will happen.
Emotion-sensing systems will appear in devices as a result of the rise of intelligent agents, such as virtual assistants.
Google Assistant, the virtual assistant that powers Google Home is spitting out errors instead of controlling smart home devices and answering questions.
The new Echo Show from Amazon doubles as a video conference call unit and offers other functionality.