People might have been saying, ‘Alexa tell me a joke’ ever since the known-it-all voice help got here to existence, however the Amazon CEO not too long ago demonstrated how its sense of humour has acquired solely higher with time. Sharing a video on Instagram not too long ago, Jeff Bezos confirmed what occurred when a Sir Patrick Stewart, well-known for portraying Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the Star Trek sequence met the firm’s voice assistant and the joke which left the actor fairly impressed.
Stewart was on a tour of the firm’s Seattle campus for his upcoming net tv sequence, ‘Star Trek: Picard’. “We tried to give Alexa a bit of a sense of humour and a personality. We actually employed a team of copywriters…” Jeff Bezos explains to the 79-year-old actor at the starting of the video.
The English actor then determined to check her and requested, “Alexa, who is your favourite Star Trek captain?”
Much to the delight of the viewers, the gadget responds, “Of all the captains in all the galaxies, Captain Picard is my favourite.”
That’s not all. Bezos then requested Alexa to share jokes on Thanksgiving and William Shakespeare. When Bezos requested for a Bard of Avon joke, Alexa quipped: “Why did Macbeth cross the road? To get to the regicide.”
The video left many Star Trek fan excited on-line and the video rapidly went viral garnering constructive suggestions.