Amazon Alexa: The Promise vs. the Reality of a Voice-Controlled Home

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Amazon Alexa: The Promise vs. the Reality of a Voice-Controlled Home

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FOR OVERWHELMED multitaskers glued to their smartphone screens, Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant has been a game changer—and it doesn’t take much to get hooked. Once you’ve experienced the convenience of casually asking a computer to do your bidding (“Alexa, play ‘This American Life’ ”), being forced to swipe and tap feels downright primitive.

But there is a hitch. Though voice assistants have become more skillful—capable of…

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