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Amazon Echo sounds like the hands-free voice-activated computer information system that I've wanted for a long time now. I've been considering finding a way to have my tablet read my mail and schedule and get weather info to me in the morning. I use Siri sometimes, but it requires that I pick up my phone, key in a password and hold down a button, which is hard to do when getting dressed or brushing my hair. Echo could potentially free me from stopping to check the phone, tablet or computer, and let me continue getting ready, a great boon for a perpetually running-late, non-morning person. Once again, my research has added a gadget to my wish list.

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