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Amazon Alexa for Hospitality packs voice commands for your vacation

28 days ago   |   By Tech Radar

Amazon created Alexa to be your personal assistant, but now it will serve some vacation-goers as their personal hotel concierge. In hotels featuring the new Alexa for Hospitality service, guests will find an Amazon Echo , Dot or Plus in their rooms, connected to devices like the lights, blinds, climate control, TV and stereo via voice commands. Beyond your standard smart home commands, the Echoes will feature travel-related Alexa Skills. Guests can use Alexa to check out, ask for more towels, inquire about local attractions, order wine, turn on white noise or a TED talk, or request any...
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Amazon Launches Special Version Of Alexa For Hotels

Amazon Launches Special Version Of Alexa For Hotels

28 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

If you rely on Alexa too much for getting stuff done daily then you won't have to worry about life without Alexa when you're traveling being Amazon is bringing its virtual private assistant to hotels. Amazon has announced the launch of a new version of its assistant called Alexa for Hospitality that it's going to seed to select chain hotels and vacation rentals initially. The idea is to automate some of the service options for guests using the digital assistant.
The properties that get Alexa for Hospitality will be able to offer the guest key information about their stay and the various...
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