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sammooi

What has the world come to when we need a peg to communicate with a phone in order to get the laundry done?! How about looking out the window to see what the day looks like, or paying attention to the weather forecast, or using some common sense!

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spmm
Some fun ideas but please consider your online and physical security first and foremost. Internet connected devices are vulnerable and Internet of Things devices are notoriously insecure.

Personally I don’t need an internet connected device with a microphone constantly recording every sound in the room which is what a voice assistant does.

You may find one useful for the hen house if you like to play music to your fowl and or have foxes but there are probably cheaper options.

Amazon’s voice assistant was in the news again recently for ‘chuckling’ for no reason at odd times. Unsurprisingly this behaviour really upset purchasers.

Sonos Playbars or bases shown in the photos use a direct connection to your tv system and your smartphone microphone so they are different to the full voice assisted devices.
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Lisa Beahan
What a fabulous idea, I love it!
   

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