Amazon is building the next important OS, and Google can't keep up

Alexa is an operating system, and that could mean trouble for Google.

Google made a fundamental mistake by launching Google Home two years after Amazon Echo, says Ben Thompson of Stratechery. Amazon's Echo and its growing lineup of first-party hardware, including the Tap and Dot, are less significant to the company's future than Alexa itself, the voice-enabled operating system that seems to be growing in reach and intelligence more quickly than any other.

The Echo created its own...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Google [+]    Google Home [+]    Amazon Echo [+]    Ben Thompson of Stratechery [+]    Amazon [+]    Echo [+]    Tap and Dot [+]   

More #news: