Amazon's Newest Echo Dot, FreeTime Help Parents Control Kids Tech Use

#Amazon has unveiled a new #Echo Dot smart home appliance that's designed exclusively for children and aims at giving parents more control. [Read More]

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And like the standard #Amazon #Echo Dot, it’s controlled solely by the user’s voice, so kids can ask to listen to their favorite stories with a voice command.
And in a bid to make parents feel a bit better about their kids interacting with a smart home device, the #Echo Dot Kids Edition has parental controls to limit when and how kids interact with the product.
Get Data Sheet, Fortune’s technology newsletterAmazon has quickly become a force in the smart home market with help from its #Amazon #Echo, #Echo Dot, and #Echo Show, among other devices.
The #Echo Dot Kids Edition is designed for children and doesn’t have all of the adult-focused controls that customers might want to find in other #Echo products.
#Amazon #Echo Dot Kids Edition will be available starting on May 9.

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#Amazon is expanding its #SmartSpeaker product line with a new device aimed squarely at children. #AI #Voice #Echo #Alexa #Trend

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