‘Alexa’ has become a less popular baby name since Amazon launched Echo – Recode

Amazon started widely selling its Echo speaker, voiced by the Star Trek-inspired personal assistant Alexa, in 2015. That year, 6,050 baby girls in the United States were named Alexa, or 311 for every 100,000 female babies born. Since then, the name has …
I asked Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant if they’re spying on me — here’s what they saidCNBC

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