How our scientists are making Alexa smarter
Amazon Alexa head scientist shares how his teams are working to improve customers' experiences with Echo devices.
Among our many innovations, our devices give customers something they can read, watch, listen to, or engage with.
Features include braille input/output for Fire tablets and magnification for Fire TV, for blind and visually impaired customers.
In 2014, Amazon introduced Echo, a new category of device designed around your voice.
Amazon introduced the first Fire tablet in November 2011 making it easy for customers to access millions of movies, TV shows, songs, books, magazines, apps and games. Fire tablet also included free storage for Amazon content in the Cloud, and great features like Whispersync, a vibrant color touch screen, and a powerful processor.
In September 2014, Amazon launched Fire TV, a tiny box that plugs into an HDTV for easy and instant access to streaming and catch-up services such as Netflix, Amazon Video and more. Fire TV also brings photos, music, and games to the living room.