This is Amazon Alexa on a phone, and it isn’t threatening Siri anytime soon
Alexa works well on a smartphone. It was able to quickly answer a question about the weather and read me my daily news briefing. I even turned off my living room lights from work. Still, it's not as good as Siri or Google Now for several reasons. First, you can't just call up Alexa from across the room as you might with Google Now or Siri on newer...