Amazon launches updated Fire TV Stick

Amazon has launched its updated Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote in the US, priced at US$39.99. Amazon said the new streaming device is up to 30% faster than the original version, includes the Alexa Voice Remote and is available now for pre-order. “We are proud that our customers have made Amazon Fire TV […]

Amazon extends voice search on Fire TV products

Amazon has announced new features for its Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, including expanded voice control and universal search functionality. With the update, Amazon said it is making it easier for customers to find their favourite content with universal voice search extending across 75 apps and channels, including Netflix. Alexa voice control support […]

Amazon CEO calls for ‘acceptable terms’ from Chromecast, Apple TV

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos called for “acceptable business terms” for its Prime Video service if the company is to resume selling Chromecast or Apple TV devices. At the Code Conference in California, Bezos responded to a question about why the Amazon store stopped selling the rival devices to its own Amazon Fire TV line of […]