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Netgear adds Amazon Alexa voice commands for routers

Wednesday 1 March 2017 | 08:37 CET | News
Neatgear has announced that Amazon Alexa voice commands can now be used to activate a range of its routers via home Wi-Fi networks. The new Netgear skill means users can ask Alexa to turn on or off a guest Wi-Fi network or securely remind them of their own Wi-Fi password via a card to Alexa app. To be able to take advantage of these capabilities, users simply need an Alexa voice service-enabled product such as the Amazon Echo speaker or the Amazon Fire TV voice remote. Supported Netgear products include Nighthawk routers, Nighthawk DSL modem routers and the company's Orbi Tri-Band Wi-Fi

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