Amazon’s Alexa is now at home in new subdivisions

The emerging market for smart speakers, and the voice-activated software that makes them tick, is among the most fiercely contested battlegrounds in consumer technology today. Amazon introduced Alexa in its Echo devices, the cylindrical pairing of speaker and powerful microphone array that first went on sale in 2014. The device was a surprise hit, helping to popularize voice-controlled software in the home.


Source:  My Dayton Daily News