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posted on 26 March 2017

Amazon's Alexa Is A Fast Learner


-- this post authored by Felix Richter

Amazon's Echo devices featuring the company's smart voice assistant Alexa have been a surprise hit.

Consumers appear to like the idea of having a voice assistant in their homes, be it to control smart home devices, manage shopping lists or crack a joke every once in a while.

And while Alexa’s capabilities are still limited, “she" appears to be a fast learner. Last week, Amazon announced that developers have published more than 10,000 skills to date, more than tripling Alexa’s capabilities since September 2016.

This chart shows how many third-party skills are available for Amazon's smart assistant Alexa.

Infographic: Amazon's Alexa Is a Fast Learner | Statista You will find more statistics at Statista.

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