The Alpine Blog

Removal of Nest on Amazon

Why retailers need to get involved with Amazon Alexa now

For the past five years, Amazon has gone from major player in commerce to the #1 player in digital commerce, and the company’s ambitions are only accelerating. With Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods and Ring, and the removal of Nest products from its catalogue,... Read More »
Amazon Echo Show

The Echo Show will help sell Pixel 2 phones

TL;DR: The Echo Show is demonstrating the power of Voice+Visual smart assistant experiences, and consumers will expect these experiences when they are not at home. The most logical device to capture this demand is the mobile phone, and Google’s Pixel 2 is the best... Read More »
Amazon Echo in Kitchen

The Amazon Echo, present and future

The next big thing may not look like much at first glance. But if you overlook Jeff Bezos’ cylinder of obsession, the Amazon Echo, you may be missing this decade’s smartphone. Over the past few months, VoiceLabs (now Alpine.AI) has interviewed close to a hundred... Read More »