Articles Tagged ‘Amazon’

Husqvarna Alexa Automower

Tech in Action: Alexa, mow my lawn

Husqvarna has announced voice-powered Alexa integration with its robotic lawnmower.


Ecobee to bring AI to more rooms of your home

The connected home company plans to use recent funding to expand its line of smart, voice-powered products.


The Quick Fire: Essential trends for marketers

JWT Intelligence’s Lucie Greene dissects The Future 100 report to highlight consumer-led trends shaping modern brands.


Evo launches a skill for Alexa

The BCAA’s car sharing service is the first in Canada to give members a voice-powered option.


Up to the Minute: On Q wins Three Farmers

Plus, Someplace Nice grows its production team, CWW lands Bermuda Tourism and more news you may have missed.


Amazon wants to make sense of your connected devices

A new dedicated service will help customers deal with the volume and unstructured nature of IoT data.


Amazon launches Alexa in Canada

How local brands are working with Amazon’s AI assistant now that it has officially arrived.


Amazon makes Black Friday an AR affair

An ARKit update to the online retailer’s free app puts a selection of products in your home.

retail grocery carts

Who are Canada’s most trusted service brands?

BrandSpark’s annual rankings also reveal who Canadians keep top-of-mind when it comes to retail and e-commerce.


Tim Hortons named most authentic Canadian brand

Cohn & Wolfe adds Canadian consumers to its global 200-brand study for the first time.


What’s trending for 2018?

From penny-pinching to facial recognition, here’s what Mintel sees for next year.

Echo and Echo Dot AG

OK brands, are you ready to find your voice?

Managing editor Jennifer Horn on how to avoid creating content that gets lost in the voice ether.


Preparing for brands that talk

With voice assistants, brands are figuring out how to insert themselves into a new kind of conversation and the high-stakes method of search.


What’s the audiobook opportunity?

Audible makes its Canadian debut, while Kobo is investing in the category to skew younger.


Tech in Action: Amazon’s fashion-forward play

The online retail giant taps into machine learning’s potential for clothing design.