With Alexa Skill Blueprints, Amazon leaves Apple’s Siri in the dust
ANALYSIS: Evidence has mounted for months that Amazon’s Alexa has neutralized Siri’s early lead in the race to popularize AI assistants. But this morning’s announcement of Alexa Skill Blueprints — a way for average people to expand Alexa’s abilities with personalized Skills — now suggests that Amazon has pulled too far ahead for Apple to meaningfully close the […]
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