Now you’ll be able to ask Alexa to play you all kinds of issues as an alternative of simply hoping you hit the correct outcome.
Amazon has added the flexibility to look by means of the Amazon Music app utilizing your voice with Alexa, as an alternative of … erm … looking out along with your voice by means of no matter it was it was utilizing earlier than. The replace is an efficient factor, actually, prominently inserting an Alexa button on the backside of the app and making it simpler to do voice searches. (As an alternative of looking out after which looking for the voice command mic button factor.)
Amazon’s touting the contextual capability of the Alexa search. For instance: “Simply use the push-to-talk function and say, ‘Play the brand new tune by Fifth Concord,’ and Alexa will play ‘He Like That.’ ” (I will should take Amazon’s phrase for it on this case, however contextual searches in music is an enormous deal.)
One caveat right here: The Alexa search is on the market to this point solely within the U.S., UK, Germany and Austria.