Epson launches voice-activated printing
| 02 November, 2018
Epson America has announced that Epson EcoTank®, WorkForce® and Expression® printers enabled with Epson Connect™ are now compatible with Amazon Alexa for voice-activated printing.
Built on its existing Epson Connect service, the Epson printer skill allows Amazon account holders to conveniently deliver voice commands, such as "Alexa, ask Epson printer to print" a variety of documents, including shopping and to-do lists, craft items, and calendars using Amazon's cloud-based voice service.
"In the ever-expanding world of IoT, Epson voice-activated printing is another way to increase productivity and connectivity, ensuring the latest technologies work together effortlessly to benefit our customers' busy lives," said Jack Rieger, senior product manager of software and user experience, Epson America. "With the Epson printer skill, we've made printing as easy as having a conversation. Voice-activated printing is the next smart convenience in today's smart home."