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Fire TV, and Amazon's Commitment to Consumption

New Yorker (blog) - 02 Apr 2014
Amazon has unveiled a new device for your television. It's called Amazon Fire TV. In the industry, it's known as a set-top box. It's black, about the size of a ham sandwich, and extremely powerful. It has “over 3x the processing power of Apple TV ...
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Nickelodeon's Nick & Nick Jr. Apps Are Now On Amazon Fire TV

Android Headlines - 23 Aug 2017
Nickelodeon has finally released two of its most popular mobile applications in the form of Nick and Nick Jr. for the Amazon Fire TV platform, the company announced on Tuesday. Both apps started rolling out on the Amazon App Store yesterday and should ...
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How to livestream the Mayweather-McGregor fight

CNET - 23 Aug 2017
Quintuple champion boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor are set to enter the ring on Saturday, August 26, at 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET, 2 a.m. Sunday UK) in Las Vegas for what's expected to be the most watched fight...
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Roku Second Generation Streaming Stick or Amazon Fire TV Stick

TechDigg - 21 Aug 2017
There are two media streamers that are worth discussing and they are the Roku Streaming Stick second generation and the Amazon Fire TV Stick. Our conversation today will be taking about defining both products, comparing the two and which would be the ...
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Alexa finally listens for Fire TV. It was worth the wait

CNET - 18 Aug 2017
Amazon added Alexa to its popular TV-connected streaming devices, the Fire TV box and Fire TV stick, way back in 2015, but it wasn't the Alexa most people know and love. Instead of being able to say, "Alexa, what's the weather?" into thin air, you had ...
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Amazon's Prime Photos now works with Alexa on Fire TV

TechCrunch - 03 Aug 2017
Amazon today is rolling out a new experience for Prime Photos, its photo backup and sharing app, on Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. With the update, you can now ask Alexa to display your photos, including those saved to your various albums, photos taken on ...
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Westinghouse Amazon Fire TV Review: Alexa Smarts, So-So Picture

Tom's Guide - 28 Jul 2017
Amazon's Alexa voice assistant is a runaway hit, controlling everything from thermostats and lights to the latest connected cars. But can it make a smart TV more intelligent? Amazon believes it can with Fire Edition-enabled TVs, like this 4K ...
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What It's Like to Live with Amazon Fire TV Edition and Alexa

Tom's Guide - 31 Jul 2017
Amazon's newest Alexa-enabled device brings its voice assistant straight into your living room. The Amazon Fire TV Edition from Element was rolled out just before Prime Day, and with a starting price of $449 for a 43-inch set, it was one of the more ...
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Alexa finally makes Fire TV truly hands-free

VentureBeat - 13 Aug 2017
Amazon is always improving its popular digital voice assistant, Alexa. The latest update: You can now control your Amazon Fire TV using Alexa and the Echo, totally hands-free. Even if you don't own one of the devices, you've probably heard of Alexa ...
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Amazon adds Alexa voice control to Prime Photos for Fire TV

Engadget - 04 Aug 2017
You don't have to dig for old pictures anymore if you're looking at them using Fire TV. Amazon's Prime Photos app now supports Alexa, which means you can bark voice commands at the app instead. To fire up the app on a television, tell your Fire TV ...
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Watch Hulu's live TV service on your Mac or PC

Engadget - 23 Aug 2017
It's been a month since Hulu added its live television service to the Amazon Fire TV and only a day after the company announced Xbox 360 compatibility for its subscribers. Now the company that Disney, Fox, NBC and Time Warner owns is putting its ...
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Best Amazon Fire TV Stick apps 2017 UK: 5 of the best

Expert Reviews - 14 Aug 2017
The Amazon Fire TV Stick is an HDMI dongle from Amazon that lets you stream full HD content from Amazon Prime, Netflix and all of the UK's catch-up services. The device isn't just confined to TV entertainment, offering apps aplenty from Spotify to Ten ...
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Use Alexa Voice Control with Amazon Prime Photos on Fire TV

groovyPost (blog) - 05 Aug 2017
Amazon this week added Alexa support for Prime Photos on Fire TV. You will be able to find photos by using voice commands with the digital assistant. This will allow you to more easily find and view photos on the big screen without having to manually ...

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