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“Chirp” Is Google’s Answer To Amazon Echo; Could Be In Your Home Later This Year

The Amazon Echo can do just about everything — order pizza, pay your credit card bill, and answer all your spur-of-the-moment questions, among other things — but can it compete with other connected home speakers? That’s something Google is poised to find out with its own connected-device that could launch later this year. [More]