With New Echo Speakers, Amazon Lets You Ask Alexa to Phone Mom

By BRIAN X. CHEN and NICK WINGFIELD from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/09/technology/personaltech/amazon-echo-show.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Amazon’s new Echo Show includes a touch screen and the ability to ask Alexa, its voice-activated assistant, to make video or voice calls over a Wi-Fi connection. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/09/technology/personaltech/amazon-echo-show.html?partner=IFTTT