Our daughter’s fascination with the Echo isn’t an anomaly — I hear from lots of friends that their kids are the most enthusiastic users. Voice is a very natural interface for a child, especially pre-reading and writing. My friend Rebecca lovingly describes how the Echo has found a special place in their home
Amazon Echo Is Magical. It’s Also Turning My Kid Into an Asshole.
Hunter Walk

So Amazon created a voice search engine device so children don’t have to use the other people’s smartphones. Huh. So basically it’s a Kindle for searching for answers instead of reading. Interesting. Nice. Get em (hooked [invested]) while they’re young…