Amazon Partners With Getty Images to Bring Image Search to Echo Devices
September 20, 2018 / Matt Southern
Amazon is partnering with Getty Images to bring image-based search results to all Echo devices with a screen. With the launch of the Echo Show and Echo Spot, Alexa can now deliver visual content as well as audio content. Amazon will tap into the Getty Images library of premium content to deliver images for appropriate searches. This partnership will allow users to their Echo devices with a screen and say, “Alexa, who won Best Actress at tonight’s Emmy Awards?” or “Alexa, what is the capital of Uruguay?” In response, Alexa will deliver the answer accompanies with the most up to date imagery captured by Getty Images’ own content creators.