While Amazon doesn't have a status page for its consumer products, Down Detector is reporting a huge spike in Alexa-related complaints over the last hour. A list of services that are experiencing outages has not yet been confirmed, but Amazon's Alexa seems to be effected.
Amazon's Alexa team, meanwhile, knows the challenges of providing the kind of real-time language translation that is often seen in science fiction movies. To a small degree, Alexa already does this-it's capable of translating basic words and phrases into Spanish, German, French, and Italian.
For years people have dreamed about creating the real-world Babel Fish, that lovely creature imagined by Douglas Adams as being able to automatically translate all languages in real time. However, Amazon is said to be pushing to make Alexa into a "true multilingual assistant" that will be able to perform more complicated translations. The smart voice-based assistant will reportedly integrate its knowledge of the Japanese culture to make the translations more accurate. In some cases, those connected devices may not work at all, if Alexa is having trouble connecting to the internet. The chip is expected to power Alexa's artificial intelligence features, and may be a component for whenever the real-time language translation service will be rolled out.
Flames following a reported rocket attack is seen on the horizon in the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta on February 28, 2018. The materials include acid-resistant tiles, valves and pipes, the BBC said on Wednesday quoting the media reports .
Featuring Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams , the film follows a group of friends whose game night descends into a murder mystery. Jordan, Danai Gurira, Daniel Kaluuya, Martin Freeman, Andy Serkis, Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker.
Kylie gave birth to Stormi on February 1, finally revealing that we weren't insane and she and Travis Scott were pregnant. The reality star unveiled the lavish gift via her Instagram Story , informing her 104million followers: 'Push present '.
It will be an interesting contest to see both sides in the contest comprising former and current global stars. Peshawar Zlami carried on the tradition to fly in less privileged kids to watch PSL matches in Dubai.
Again, what gives? Pricing is €100 for the single SIM version and €110 for the dual one - about $123 and $135, respectively. Just like the 1x, the phone also includes 16GB of internal memory that can be expanded, though in this case up to 128GB.
The IDF said crossings into the Gaza Strip will also be shut during the closure period, between Tuesday night and Saturday night. The Israeli military says it has opened fire on a Palestinian boat off the Gaza coast, killing one man who was on board.
Kohli needs 17 runs to become the first Indian and third cricketer to reach the 2,000-run mark in the shortest format of the game. However, with Chahal's confidence hitting a bit low, Yadav could find himself in reckoning for this all-important game.
It takes just a foot of rushing water to carry away a small auto , while two feet of rushing water can carry away most vehicles. On Saturday , a new storm system emerges from the Rockies with more unsettled weather for the Plains, Midwest, and South.
In addition to celebrating the birth of their daughter, Kylie also hit Snapchat to show off her impressive post-birth body. KYLIE Jenner has finally shared with the world the first ever picture of her baby daughter, Stormi .
The worst? "When I just look like s-t and want to go outside and just eat a churro and not like, have anyone just up my ass". The family friend stated: "Even Khloe feels like it is time for Lamar to move on and leave what they had in the past".
This role, which both the actors reprised in the Hindi version Sadma as well, should rank as one of her finest ever. Superstar Rajnikanth , who had worked with Sridevi in several movies has already arrived in Mumbai .
Israel's Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopens after protest
Church figures say the move breaks a historic agreement between civil authorities and churches within the Holy City of Jerusalem. The proposal to build dozens of luxury apartments over this historical site has drawn staunch opposition from local communities.
Gary Neville gets busy listing players better than Mohamed Salah
Indeed, the Reds only face three top-half teams in Manchester United , Everton and Chelsea , and they are generously spread out. Alexander-Arnold, a 19-year-old local product, feels his game can only improve from working with such high-calibre team-mates.
ZTE brings premium features to its mid-range Blade line
Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Hybrid Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5 mm audio jack, and DTS audio. Included in that launch, we've got the new mid-range Blade V9 family, as well as the new Android Go-powered Tempo Go ...
Greitens declares state of emergency for southern Missouri
Missouri's KMOV TV station published a report in January where a man said his now-former wife had an affair with Greitens in 2015. The Missouri Republican Party has announced their support for Greitens, saying this is nothing more than a political hit job.
Amma two-wheeler scheme launched, aimed at women empowerment
Highlighting the need to empower women in the country, he said, "When a woman is empowered, the entire household is empowered". The scheme, providing 50% subsidized two wheelers to working women, was part of late Jayalalithaa's 2016 election manifesto.