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CNet reports that Amazon is releasing what it is calling the Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit, which will make “it easier for companies to add its Alexa voice-activated assistant to wearable devices such as smartwatches, fitness trackers and headphones … Devices that manufacturers build with the Alexa kit will connect directly to the Alexa Voice Service through the Alexa App for Android and iOS on the customer's mobile device.”
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