Wednesday, August 5, 2020

"I’ve worn Alexa-enabled glasses for two weeks. They’re driving me bananas"

WaPo:

What do you call it when there’s a little voice in your head only you can hear? A hallucination?

Amazon calls it progress.

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All day long, Alexa whispers notifications from apps into my ear: “Slack.” “Battery is at 20 percent.” “Outlook.”

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What’s really novel — and maddening — about the Frames is that Alexa can talk to you without your prompting.
You can request an invitation to order a pair here.