In the battle of household robots that people talk to instead of using their phones, at least we can all still be friends.
There’s an arms race going on between Google and Amazon to have the best personal assistant. Amazon has the Echo, and Google has the Home. Each of the slightly creepy robots have their own pros and cons, but Google just one-upped Amazon on cute Easter eggs.
A YouTuber noticed that if you ask Google Home to “say hi to Alexa,” it actually plays off one of the Echo’s automatic responses.
“I’m so excited, I have a question for her. Alexa, will you be my friend?” the Home asks. Read more…