Great change will come to Alexa-enabled devices. Not only reacted after the man asked for knowledge, the skills will soon be able to send a signal if they have information that the user requested. Amazon announced plans on Tuesday to push notifications of new features.
Push notifications will only be sent after the user has made them. And to stay clear, echo DOT unit does not suddenly just talk. Instead, highlight the device and send an audio beep to indicate that the alert is ready:
Official Amazon application
If available, users can sign notifications, the ability to use the official Amazon application and receive notifications when new data is taken and will be accompanied by a pulsating green light for Amazon Eco Eco Eco View Dot or device.
Amazon said the first push notifications tested by companies such as AccuWeather, The Washington Post, just to eat and Life360. When sufficient feedback from users is collected and proper improvements are complete, Amazon will launch the development tools for all skill builder. There is no specific calendar for the release Amazon claimed, but in a wide use of the “in the coming months”.
This should be a very happy news for companies that see it as an official platform for new ways of connecting with customers and the public. Push notifications when done correctly, can be an effective way to increase trust and loyalty, increase sales, and so on. But Alexa skills too busy, the user can cancel the alerts anytime ever. The alarms can also be temporarily disabled by DND to put the device mode.
Build from Microsoft
Some have been separated from each other, so the user can make compatible sorting devices and mobile devices that are regular – push notification is a big difference. This news along with the announcement last week that support the official phone calls and messages indicate that the Amazon is not the only one competing with Google’s home page but also in possession of smartphones and tablets. And Amazon has made these ads, as two of the biggest competitors, the big developers themselves – Build from Microsoft and last week Google I / O, which starts Wednesday