Qualcomm's new audio chip will fuel an explosion of Alexa headphones

Qualcomm has a new chipset and reference design for headphones that will make it easy for manufacturers to build models that integrate #Amazon #Alexa. [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


Get ready for the #Alexa headphone explosion.
Up till now, there haven’t been too many headphones that integrate #Amazon #Alexa.
“We’ve done all the plumbing for the AMA protocol.”The new chip lets #Amazon play catch-up to #Apple and #Google.
Image: Jake Krol/MashableQualcomm’s reference design is set to give #Alexa headphones a similar push.
A whole mess of #Alexa-powered headphones hitting store shelves: coming soon.

Opinion… * Man-Made


Soon, all headphones will be integrated with #Apple #Siri, #Amazon #Alexa or #Google #Home. The age of the #SmartHeadset, offering smart voice assistance at the touch of a button, is catching up. #AI #AppleSiri #AmazonAlexa #GoogleHome #Trend

Source: Mashable