Amazon Echo could change the way you view the ‘smart home’

Plenty of reasons exist to be skeptical of the 'smart home' in its current form, but Amazon's Echo virtual assistant shows glimpses of genuine potential. Here's why.
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James A. Martin is a seasoned tech journalist and blogger based in San Francisco and winner of the 2014 ASBPE National Gold award for his CIO.com blog. He writes CIO.com's Living the Tech Life blog and is also a content marketing consultant.