Amazon Echo Scores Last in Virtual Assistant Test, Yet Still Wins Out in Some Categories

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    It looks like Amazon's AI virtual assistant, the Amazon Echo, aka Alexa has come a long way, but still has some evolving to do. Below we have a cool writeup which compared various tasks from the 4 big AI assistants, Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri, Microsoft's Cortana and Google's Google Now.

    Google Now had the highest composite score, with Apple in second, Cortana in third and Alexa in last. Despite being in last place, it looks like Alexa continues to improve at a fast pace. Here's the article:

    http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/28/t...utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits&_r=2