Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: The choice is obvious

On the surface, it may seem like a difficult choice between Alexa and Google Home, but once you look at them from a practical perspective, the choice becomes clear.

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Wait, what about privacy?

Both devices are configured to listen all the time, which could be a concern for privacy minded people. Luckily both devices come with physical buttons that disable the microphones. On Google Home you can tell it to stop listening and it will disable the microphones; Alexa can't do that.

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