My thoughts about the Amazon Echo Show

Curiosity made me purchase my first Amazon Echo. I went all in with Alexa after ordering my first one.  It’s funny now, how I nearly forgot about the order when it arrived. 
My Echo Show arrived on June 28th. While I won’t award Amazon any product design awards for the hardware, the inclusion of the camera and screen speak to a new and different future for this Amazon device. After I unboxed my Echo Show, I almost immediately did a video chat with a former colleague in Florida. Granted it wasn’t professional grade video conferencing but it was an OK experience for a first generation consumer device. Echo Show could make video conferencing accessible to mass consumers.

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