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Amazon introduces Alexa in Hindi with 500 skills; other Indian languages to follow

Updated : September 19, 2019 06:59 AM IST

With the latest update, Alexa can now understand customers speaking to her completely in Hindi and Hinglish.
In August last year, Amazon had announced the launch of a new skill 'Cleo' to enable users to teach Alexa local Indian languages like Hindi, Marathi and Bengali.
Tech companies like Google and Amazon are betting on vernacular languages as reports suggest that 90 percent of new internet users in India are native language speakers.
Amazon introduces Alexa in Hindi with 500 skills; other Indian languages to follow
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