Game on, Alexa
Amazon has joined forces with the Bundesliga to provide coverage of the German league’s football matches to Amazon’s UK Music Unlimited and Prime subscribers. The free offering is available exclusively across Alexa-enabled devices, including Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Fire TV and Fire tablets.
Amazon is audio-streaming the 90-minute Bundesliga Match Day live show with a dedicated commentary team covering every concurrent match on Saturdays, and will also stream single matches on Friday, Saturday and Sundays.
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