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Alexa, send a political donation Amazon is about to make donating to a US presidential candidate as easy as turning on the lights or playing a favourite tune, via its Alexa voice-controlled digital assistant. Alexa Political Contributions, powered by Amazon Pay, the company’s payment system, will allow customers to contribute up to US$200 to a campaign simply by saying, “Alexa, donate to [candidate name],” according to a blog post from the world’s largest retailer. The service will begin