Alexa’s Combining Artificial Intelligence Skills And Getting Smarter

Alexa gets smarter about combining AI skills, starting with dinner and a movie

Alexa’s Combining Artificial Intelligence Skills And Getting Smarter


LAS VEGAS — Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant will soon get savvier about juggling its thousands of skills — starting with arranging all the elements for a night out.

Cross-skill action prediction is one of the upgrades for Alexa announced here today at Amazon’s re:MARS conference.

Amazon is also working to make Alexa seem less like a robot, and more like a person.