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Amazon’s Alexa app on iOS, Android, and Fireplace OS is being redesigned to give attention to Alexa’s core performance reasonably than its third-party “abilities” or climate forecasts, TechCrunch studies.
The house display is the place the largest modifications seem to have been made. For starters, the button to summon Alexa is now proven prominently on the high of the house display, reasonably than the underside. Then, as an alternative of exhibiting you a climate forecast and an inventory of beneficial third-party abilities, the app will now present a customized listing of Alexa actions — starting from setting alarms, to accessing lately performed music, or making a purchasing listing — which can fluctuate relying on how you employ the app.