Reply to post: Re: Talk to a computer? why would I do that?

Alexa, swap out this code that Amazon approved for malware... Installed Skills can double-cross their users

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Re: Talk to a computer? why would I do that?

I talk to my amazon firetv remote to search for specific things on TV. It isn't auto-listening, it only operates when a specific button on the remote is pressed.

Its a balance between ease of use and functionality, its easier to do that than to use an on screen keyboard.

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