Is Alexa Learning To Make Phone Calls?

Is Alexa Learning To Make Phone Calls?

Reportedly, home speakers like Amazon Echo and Google Home may soon be getting the ability to make voice calls. It’s not clear if the devices will pair with your existing smartphone, include an internal cellular radio, or integrate with existing phone lines, but analysts seem to agree this is the next big thing in the smarthome world. Imagine saying, “Alexa… call Bob at work.” It could happen soon.

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