Amazon's Alexa Will Help Kids Learn Manners Amazon has updated the software so that now if a kid asks Alexa to do something with a "please" attached she'll say "thanks for asking nicely."
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Amazon's Alexa Will Help Kids Learn Manners

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Amazon's Alexa Will Help Kids Learn Manners

Amazon's Alexa Will Help Kids Learn Manners

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RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin. In its never-ending quest to be more and more involved in our lives, Amazon is now trying to help us get our kids to use their manners. Seems a lot of parents didn't like the fact that in order to activate Alexa, all it took was a bossy command. Amazon has updated the software so now if a kid asks Alexa to do something with a please attached, she'll say, thanks for asking nicely. Positive reinforcement, right? As far as we know, Alexa cannot yet get them to clean up their rooms. It's MORNING EDITION.

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