Google May Be Unveiling An Echo Competitor

Google May Be Unveiling An Echo Competitor

Amazon unveiled Echo, their smarthome digital assistant, back in late 2014. Powered by¬† Amazon’s own Alexa framework, the product line was expanded earlier this year to include the Dot and Tap. Now it appears Google wants a piece of this market. Analysts believe the search provider may be working on a Echo competitor which is reportedly named Chirp. Supposedly, it will arrive later this year.

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