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Amazon Fire TV devices to get new hands-free features through Alexa

Amazon Alexa will now provide Fire TV devices with additional hands-free functionality, Amazon has confirmed. Until now, you could only ask your Echo devices to open specific shows or apps on Fire TV devices. Now, through a new update, you can use Alexa to answer more general inquiries using a new "show me" command. In practice, this can be used in a number of ways, such as "Alexa, show me the weather," "Alexa, show me the calendar," and "Alexa, show me my shopping list." Additionally, you can now use voice commands to search for content and navigate your Fire TV device. For example, you can say "Alexa, search for comedies" and then choose the content you want by saying "Alexa, select the number 4." You can even say "Alexa, play...