Amazon has added a precious new function to Alexa: now you can decide to have extra time to complete your assertion or query earlier than Alexa responds to you. The function might be helpful if you want you had a bit longer earlier than Alexa replied to what you had been saying, nevertheless it’s additionally a helpful accessibility function, significantly for individuals with speech impediments who may have extra time to say one thing. If you wish to allow this, you’ll be able to flip it on within the Alexa app.
The corporate has additionally added the flexibility for Android customers to kind requests within the Alexa app. This function is likely to be useful for once you don’t need to use your voice to ask Alexa a query, nevertheless it too might be a boon for accessibility. This function, which was first added to the iOS model of the Alexa app in December 2020, is in public preview for customers within the US. Apple and Google every supply comparable performance for his or her respective digital assistants.