Amazon brings in-skill purchasing to Alexa kid skills

Parents with Alexa-enabled devices, brace yourselves (and your wallets): Amazon today announced that in-skill purchasing (ISP), a feature that allows voice app developers to charge for digital content, is now available in preview for kid skill experiences in the U.S. Alexa Skills Store. It’s supported by a slew of new …

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Amazon Game Studios lays off employees during E3 – CNET

The layoffs coincide with the world’s biggest gaming conference. Amazon Amazon Game Studios laid off employees this week, the tech company confirmed on Friday. The layoffs come during the week of E3, the world’s biggest gaming conference. Amazon Game Studios, launched in 2012, makes games including New World, The Grand Tour …

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igloohome Smart Padlock: Easy to Set-Up, Hard to Crack

There are a plethora of smart locks out there for doors. However, there are often specific items that might need more secure measures like a padlock. Currently, there are smart padlocks like the one from igloohome — a smart lock manufacturer with a portfolio of available smart lock products. The …

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