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fox51

Anna Shipman - because these tools collect a lot of data about specific users in their residences, as shea42 points out.

It may be a worthwhile tradeoff to install one of these or Google Home if you are disabled and need voice controls to turn off lights, etc., but I'm not sold on them as long as I can get up and do that. I need the exercise, anyway (because I am actually partially disabled and moving is good for me!)

I imagine a Black Mirror episode where no one knows how to do anything basic because they're used to having an AI for every simple task. ;)

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I love this SNL parody of a senior Amazon Eco: http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/amazon-echo/3518896?snl=1

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Grace Reed
This article - and the comments - are so informative. Thanks. I'm surprised it hasn't gotten more. This is also excellent for kids who may need to call for help.
   

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