It can also stream in 4K HDR with Dolby Atmos, at least from services that are supported on Fire TV.
The device, available for purchase starting June 21, lets users adjust the volume on compatible TVs, switch inputs, change the channel and power on and off by using their voice. Over the a year ago we invited customers to use Echo Look and give us feedback, which led to the launch of many new features-we're now excited to make the device available to all customers, with even more fashionable features and functionality to come that will help customers look their best every day. Because the Fire TV Cube works with your cable system, it also shows you what's playing now on TV, including spotlights for premium channels like Showtime or HBO. "Alexa launch Netflix." "Alexa play Ed Sheeran".
China is intimidating South China Sea neighbours, says Mattis
This month, China's air force landed bombers on disputed islands and reefs in the South China Sea as part of a training exercise. He said Asia can only prosper under the rule of law, and stressed the importance of a rule-based global order.
The Cube lets you control almost all aspects of your television-watching experience using nothing but your voice.
Amazon also says that many of your favorite apps now support enhanced in-app voice controls on Fire TV, to help you navigate through content by voice, with dozens more coming by year end. "And, it's just the beginning". Advanced beamforming technology combines the signals from the individual microphones to suppress noise, reverberation, content now playing, and even competing speech to make sure Alexa clearly hears your request, even next to your TV.
"They're always ready, hands-free, and fast", Amazon said of its smart speakers in a release. Simply say "Alexa, tune to NBC" or "Alexa, watch ESPN" and your wish will be granted. The company says cable boxes from providers such as Comcast, Dish, and DirecTV are all supported.
Kudlow describes U.S. trade dispute with Canada as 'family quarrel'
Using a rarely invoked authority created to protect "national security", Trump has imposed a global tariff on steel and aluminum. Japan is also expected to take a less confrontational approach than its G7 peers, while quietly pressing its case on trade.
Amazon takes the wraps off the Fire TV Cube that will be available at the end of the month.
The Cube connects to the TV via HDMI and supports both multi-directional IR and CEC, so you can control multiple HDMI-connected devices with the included remote. It can also reach to the devices that are kept in hidden places like cabinets and such with the help of the separate IR extender provided by Amazon with the Cube.
Super Eagles Jersey sells out in three minutes
Not only has the home shirt sold out on the Nike website , but so has the away kit, the squad shirt, two jackets and some joggers. Footballers including Arsenal's Alex Iwobi and ex-Cheslea man Jon Obi Mikel will be donning the jerseys as they lead the side.