Amazon Echo à la russe: “Yandex” is creating its smart speaker
This is being reported by “Vedomosti” with the reference to recording companies working on a smart speaker jointly with “Yandex”. Representatives of the company haven’t announced it officially yet but confirmed to the journalists from “Vedomosti” that they are developing such a device.
The company has been working on the project for over a year. They even created a prototype of the device. “Yandex” says that the speaker has a built-in Russian-speaking voice-controlled assistant – Artificial Intelligence speaker.
It is unknown how the device operates and which services it can be synchronized with.