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[Hmmm] Amazon goes after Google Now with "Echo"

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Re: [Hmmm] Amazon goes after Google Now with "Echo"

Post by Isgrimnur » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:26 pm

Echo clock pulled
Back in September, Amazon held a massive Alexa event, and one of the many, many products it announced was a clock. The idea was that you'd use a connected Alexa device to control Echo Wall Clock with your voice, and set timers and reminders -- it doesn't have its own speaker or microphone. However, only a month after starting to ship the clock, Amazon has temporarily stopped selling the product because of connectivity problems.

"We're aware that a small number of customers have had issues with connectivity," Amazon told The Verge. The company is working on a fix, and plans to start selling the item again "in the coming weeks."
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