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I have 5 of them around the house. They play music. They answer questions. They control lighting and thermostats. Then can check if the front door is locked. What's not to like? "

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The middleman.

Howie52
Butlers and maids cost money - and so does and electronic version.

If a person takes a walk in a garden but someone follows along trying
to sell seeds of plants they walk by or tree trimming services or
sunglasses or allergy medicines or insect spray, the experience of
walking in the garden is somehow changed.

This is not viewed as a universal problem - refer to "Brave New World".
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