Amazon Is Allowing Companies to Make Office-Specific Alexa Apps

Amazon is allowing companies to create office-specific Alexa apps. The feature comes with the launch of Alexa for Business and allows companies to use one of Alexa’s Blueprints to create their own voice app for the office that won’t be accessible to anyone outside of the company. Amazon initially launched Blueprints in April 2018 as […]

Cedars-Sinai Hospital is Using Amazon Alexa in Patient’s Hospital Rooms

Patients staying at Cedars-Sinai hospital can now call for help in an interesting new way: using Alexa. The hospital has launched a pilot program to test a new Alexa-powered healthcare platform called Aiva. With it, patients can use an Amazon Echo in their room to do things like controlling their televisions or call a nurse. […]