Authorities: Texas Homeowner Tried To Use Amazon's Alexa To Call 911 After Being Shot By Intruder -- It Didn't Work"You must try another device." That's the answer a homeowner in Texas received when he tried to call 911 using an Amazon Alexa smart speaker after he was shot by an intruder, authorities said.
Home Items Are Getting Smarter And Creepier, Like It Or NotWith every additional smart device in your home, companies are able to gather more details about your daily life.
Is Santa Real? A Version Of Alexa Skirts Some Kid QuestionsA version of Alexa won't tell kids where babies come from or spill the beans about Santa.
Banking By Smart Speaker Arrives, But Security Issues ExistBig banks and financial companies have started to offer banking through virtual assistants — Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant — in a way that will allow customers to perform tasks just with their voice.