Amazon has introduced that Alexa customers will not get e mail entry starting subsequent week. Customers won’t be able to hyperlink their Gmail or Microsoft accounts anymore – there is no such thing as a point out of different e mail service suppliers – and any linked account can even be routinely unlinked. Amazon mentions customers won’t be able to browse or handle emails as soon as the performance is eliminated. Amazon has additionally disabled the e-mail package deal monitoring from retailers other than Amazon, however customers can nonetheless observe their Amazon deliveries by means of Alexa.
By a press launch, Amazon introduced that Alexa clients will not be capable to entry their Gmail or Microsoft e mail accounts from Monday, November 8. The e-commerce big did not point out if different e mail service suppliers can even be subjected to the change in performance. Customers won’t be able to browse or handle their emails utilizing the voice-assistant.
Amazon additionally talked about that e mail routines and e mail notifications help can even be discontinued on Alexa. Moreover, the voice assistant will not help e mail package deal monitoring, for packages arriving from retailers exterior of Amazon. Nonetheless, customers can nonetheless observe packages of orders positioned on Amazon. Asking “Alexa, the place’s my stuff?” will notify customers about their Amazon deliveries.
Customers are usually not required to take any motion for this transformation within the performance of Alexa. Amazon did point out that if customers have synced a calendar to Alexa, it’s going to proceed to perform.
In August, Amazon introduced that customers will be capable to configure the voice of Amitabh Bachchan for Alexa at an introductory worth of Rs. 149 (MRP Rs. 299) per yr. By saying, “Alexa, introduce me to Amitabh Bachchan” will let customers buy the voice pack for Amazon’s voice assistant. This characteristic was first launched in 2019 within the US with the voice of actor and producer Samuel L. Jackson.