Amazon is once again expanding its reach to India by launching a new service called Audible Suno.
The audiobook company Audible, which is now owned by Amazon, introduced the free service that allows “streaming that gives unlimited access to Audible exclusive audio entertainment,” which includes “200,000 Hindi and English audiobooks and exclusive members-only global shows.”
Amazon has added a new Echo device to its speaker models designed specifically for the India market.
Last Wednesday, the e-commerce company launched the Echo Input Portable Smart Speaker Edition, which provides up to 10 hours of continuous music playback time and is another way to get Alexa anywhere in the house.
Electric scooters will be banned from footpaths in Singapore starting from Nov. 5, with offenders facing fines of up to 2,000 Singapore dollars ($1,471) and jail time of up to three months.
According to the Land Transportation Authority (LTA) in Singapore, an e-scooter is described as having a handlebar and an electric motor, which includes hoverboards and electric unicycles. Because of safety concerns, the LTA will reject existing license applications for these personal mobility devices.
Software engineer Yi Yin was recently fired from Facebook after he accused the tech giant of mistreating foreign employees.
Yin said that he received an email warning on the same day he attended a memorial for Qin Chen, a colleague who jumped from the fourth floor to his death.
Lanchuang Network Technology Corp has embarked on a mission: to improve elderly care in China.
Charging clients only 1 yuan (14 cents), the company provides a set-up box that includes a webcam paired with Siri-like voice assistant that allows customers to request services such as housekeeping and deliveries.
Razer, a global gaming and hardware manufacturing giant, is committing $10 million over the next 12 months to fund the esports gaming community in Singapore.
In a statement made on Facebook, Razer’s Chief Executive Officer Min-Liang Tan says that Team Singapore will receive part of the funding as the esports team heads to this year’s Southeast Asian Games, which will take place in the Philippines later this year.