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Samuel L. Jackson’s voice is now available on Amazon Alexa

Back in September at the Amazon product event, the company announced that later down the line that Samuel L. Jackson’s voice would be an option to replace the Alexa voice on Amazon’s Echo products. Today, Amazon has released Jackson’s voice as a optional skill which costs $0.99. You can ask Jackson for the weather, ask him to play music, podcasts and more. To enable his voice, simply ask “Alexa, introduce […]

Amazon has said the Premier League matches brought in a record number of new Prime subscriptions

Amazon debuted the first round of Premier League matches on its Amazon Prime streaming platform this week, a lot of feedback on Twitter on the first night was pretty positive, users mentioning the price, picture quality and the features of the app. Twitter comments The fact that Amazon Prime costs £7.99 per month and is now showing Premier League football is incredible, especially when compared to the complete rip off […]

James May’s new show ‘James May Our Man in Japan’ is coming to Amazon Prime next year

Back in March of this year, James May left the UK to head over to Japan for a number of months to film a new documentary for Amazon Prime. In fact considering that The Grand Tour has a smaller series now, with the last three being around 13 episodes long and the new fourth series is only two, Clarkson, Hammond and May have all embarked on their own TV shows. […]

The Grand Tour is back with a special in December

The next season of The Grand Tour will be coming soon, which is much anticipated as the last season ended earlier this year in April and that also marked the end of the iconic template or show theme too. Season 3 ended and now The Grand Tour will be focusing on full feature length specials. Season 4 will kick off on December 13th with “The Grand Tour Presents: Seamen” where […]

Apple TV app now available on Amazon Fire TV

As Apple is getting very close to releasing its ‘Apple TV+’ service on November 1st is is starting to make the Apple TV app avauble on other platforms. Earlier this year in January, the iTunes support was added to Samsung TVs as well as AirPlay 2 and while at the time it was an odd decision, a few months later on Apple unveiled Apple TV+ and everything made sense. Now, […]

You can now use Alexa in Spanish, in the US

Late last week, Amazon updated the Amazon Echo to now support Spanish for Alexa in the US market, users can change their preferred language option within the Alexa app. Echo devices now also support developer tools for the new Spanish voice. As it happens the US has the world’s second largest population of Spanish speakers, second to Mexico. Amazon is now catching up with the Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri […]

Amazon Music is now out on Apple TV

Today, Amazon has announced on its ‘day one’ blog that Amazon Music is now available on Apple TV, as a standalone App. This joins Twitch which has made its way to Apple’s set top box too this week, Twitch is owned by Amazon. This week also, Spotify made its debut on Apple TV. Starting today, Amazon Music is available for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K units, as long […]

The final episode of The Grand Tour season 3 airs this Friday

Last week, we reported that understandably the Mongolia special (Episode 13) would be the season finale as right at the start of Season 3, it was noted that it would consist of 13 episodes or 13 weeks. Thankfully, a few days later Andy Willman, executive producer of The Grand Tour published a short article in The Radio Times explaining the backstory of the Mongolia special and he confirmed that there would be an extra episode […]

The Grand Tour will be back for one more episode next week

We posted an article earlier in the week suggesting that the Mongolia special which aired on Amazon Prime on Friday this week, was the last episode in the current season of the show. In a self written article for The Radio Times this week, executive producer of the show – Andy Wilman explains this weeks episode and also confirms that there is one more show to come next week, before season 3 […]

The last episode of this season of The Grand Tour airs Friday

Season 3 of The Grand Tour was a relativly long one and it has been fantastic. As usual, the prodiction quality, cars and locations visited have been amazing. But like all good things, it must come to an end. This week, on Friday 5th April the last episode of season 3 will go up on Amazon Prime. This isn’t however, the last season of the show. Back in December, rumours were […]