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Alexa can now order from Prime Now and alcohol delivery services

The roll out will not include orders of larger items or things like electronics. The digital assistant which powers Amazon Echo has offered voice shopping for a while, but delivery options have until now been limited. You'll still have to use Siri for more device-centric commands. At which point Alexa will choose your delivery slot. Customers need to be Prime members in the USA with a default payment and shipping address to use the new service.

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GameStop: Switch could eclipse the Wii

The company explained that GameStop continues to see strong demand from customers who are looking to purchase the Nintendo Switch System. In addition, the company noted that they're seeing excellent attach rates for both software and accessories: the latter of which comes with both good and bad connotations, showing that while people are excited about their new systems, the in-box hardware requires a little augmentation for true functionality.

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New Xbox One Wireless 'Recon Tech' Controller Coming in Late April

Major Nelson today announced a brand new line of special edition Tech Series Wireless Xbox One controllers. It will start shipping to retailers worldwide on April 25. Plus, it has all the same features of the Xbox Wireless Controller, including improved wireless range and Bluetooth for gaming on Windows 10 devices and Samsung Gear VR.

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Trump's fortune drops $1B since previous year, Forbes says

President Trump's fortune has dropped by roughly $1 billion since past year, according to Forbes magazine's latest ranking of the world's billionaires . Richard Chandler is worth US$1.91b - down from US$2.45b in 2016. Neither the White House nor the Trump Organization, which Mr. Trump's sons have run since their father's inauguration, immediately responded to a request for comment on the Forbes list.

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Watch Us Play The 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Multiplayer Today At 1pm PDT

BioWare's Ian Frazier was taking questions on Twitter from fans about the game when he was asked about the animations. In addition to HDR, Mass Effect: Andromeda also supports Nvidia's Ansel technology, which-according to its press release-is "a revolutionary new way to capture in-game photography".

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Microsoft Set To Block Intel, AMD & Qualcomm Windows 7 & 8.1 Update

In a post on its Support pages , Microsoft confirmed the move saying: "This error occurs because new processor generations require the latest Windows version for support ". Microsoft first announced in January 2016 that it would support only new silicon with Windows 10 and older operating systems would be restricted to older processors.