Voice Assistants Are Coming To Some Very Weird Places

By Heather Kelly

Have you ever looked at your toilet and thought, “I wish I could just shout ‘Flush!’ instead of pressing a lever?”

You’ll be able to flush Kohler’s latest high-end toilet, the Numi, with a voice command when it comes out later this year. The company is adding Alexa powers to its smart-bathroom lineup, including a mirror with microphones that acts as the hub for your commands.

Voice lighted mirrorVoice assistants are no longer confined to stand-alone speakers. At CES 2018 — the giant teach and gadget conference in Las Vegas — devices that work with Alexa and Google Assistant were everywhere. The voice interfaces are creeping into everything, including cars, backyards, pet-food bowls, and kitchens.
Source: CNN Tech

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