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Shopgirl: Amazon's Alexa is more intuitive help

Tech critics are saying that Amazon's Echo speaker and Alexa virtual assistant technologies might be just...one million times.In addition to the Alexa technology, the Echo speaker has been rated as truly stunning for the price point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-08-27/shopgirl-ama
Faith Calendar

...deaconess and trustee anniversary 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, Dr. Byron M. KnapperFELLOWSHIP BAPTIST, GROVETOWN: Dixie Echoes Quartet in concert 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22; free, donations acceptedBELLE TERRACE PRESBYTERIAN, AUGUSTA: Family and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-08-21/faith-calendar
Victory

...branches will promote equal access and opportunity to women as much as can be realistically allowed in a military environment. We echo the words of Adm. Greenert and Army Secretary John McHugh, who said this week the Ranger Course "has proven that every soldier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-21/victory
Emerging pro-Americanism

...He says outrageous things ? and doesn't apologize, which a lot of people admire in today's chilly politically correct echo chamber.? His bold pronouncements about the porous border and horrible trade deals that have decimated American manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-06/emerging-pro-american
Amen Corner: The Dixie Echoes

WHAT: The Dixie Echoes Quartet in concertWHEN: 6 p.m. May...evening of Gospel music with The Dixie Echoes Quartet. For more than 50 years, the...message through song. Since the Dixie Echoes formed in 1960, the group has released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-05-17/amen-corner-dixie-echoes
Bush education bill echoes Georgia law

...should sound familiar to Georgians. From required reading and math tests to report cards for schools, much of the national law echoes reforms already taking place in Georgia. "I have to commend the folks at the federal level who approved our education reform...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/09/met_331977.shtml
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Faith Calendar

...31; (706) 860-5616NEW LIFE WORSHIP CENTER: 2015 Mothers of Zion Program 4 p.m. Saturday, July 18, featuring The Echoes of Joy and C.L. Harris Gospel Choir, sanctifieddiva.com; The Power of a Turn Around 6 p.m. Sunday, July 19, Cora...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-17/faith-calendar
Euthanasia in the home is growing in popularity

...front door, I knew where I would find Echo, our dying tabby cat: upstairs in her...downstairs.I peeked beneath the chaise. Echo peeked back. I carefully pulled her out...assured her everything was OK. I told Echo that her humans were going to miss her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/pets/2015-07-04/euthanasia-home-growing-popula
Devices using voice-recognition technology bring more privacy concerns

...shortly after her mother bought Amazon's Echo, a digital assistant that can be set up...months, Aanya, 16, started to worry the Echo was eavesdropping on conversations in her...still hasn't been able to find.The Echo, a $180 cylindrical device that began...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-31/devices-using-voice-recogn
Amazon, born in a Seattle garage, marks 20 years in business

...grocery delivery, one- and two-hour delivery in some cities, beefed-up video streaming and a Bluetooth speaker called the Echo that syncs with Prime music. Michael Pachter, an analyst at Wedbush Securities, estimates there are 35 million to 40 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-18/amazon-born-seattle-garage