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Alexa Skills Projects by Madhur Bhargava

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What is Alexa?

"I definitely saw some power in voice. It's a very powerful form of storytelling."
– Akilah Bolden-Monifa

For our human ancestors, as their brains evolved, so did their language, from signs and sounds to a more sophisticated form of oral speech, which made them capable of having complex conversations to form the social ties required for their survival. Unlike written communication, oral speech leaves no traces of its own, hence it was hard for historians to calculate an exact date for the origin of speech. However, using various methods, historians have speculated that speech was developed 300,000 years ago, symbols 30,000 and writing 7,000 years ago. Ever since then, humans have been putting speech and voice to various creative ...

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