We recently showed a reason to be scared when around an Amazon Echo. Here’s something a little less creepy for you. Petra is an African Grey and she mimics what she hears in the morning which activates her Amazon Echo. With the signal of a door opening, Petra begins with, “Alexa. All lights on.” The lights then turn on because the Echo is connected to the Insteon switch and hue bulbs installed in the house. The full transcript is as follows:
The craziest part is at the end, Petra just laughs. What pets do you have that can use technology like this?