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Amazon launches new Alexa experiences for kids and parents

Wednesday 25 April 2018 | 19:57 CET | News
Amazon announced new Alexa offerings for kids and parents, called Amazon FreeTime on Alexa, Amazon FreeTime Unlimited on Alexa, and Echo Dot Kids Edition. These new offerings bring Alexa-specific features and content to Amazon's FreeTime and FreeTime Unlimited services for children.

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