Amazon Brings Artificial Intelligence To The Smart Home

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) are each pursuing unique visions of the smart home, the home as an ever-connected smart device. Home automation has been around as long as the PC, but is still struggling to find the right user interface and functionality that will make this compelling. The fundamental question that remains is just how smart do consumers want or need their homes to be? Amazon’s answer to this question is simple: smart enough to understand your voice. Click to enlarge Source: Amazon Smart Home Mess Last week The Information profiled Tony Fadell and the difficulties Nest has had in introducing new products since being acquired by Alphabet. For those who don’t subscribe to The Information there was also a good synopsis of the article in…


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