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i don't even use them at home. i don't know why, but it's still really awkward -- specially when you need to repeat yourself because the device didn't understand you.

you can only say "alexa" or "hey google" so many times until you feel dumb.




I used to talk to myself a lot when I was a kid. I didn't make sounds, I just mouthed stuff. And I got a ton of shit for it.

I can't even bring myself to use the voice control on my Apple TV even when I know I am completely alone. It is just way to awkward.


Around 2005, I was taking a documentary film class. The only student film I remember from that class was basically footage of college kids on Bluetooth headphones juxtaposed with mentally ill homeless people talking to themselves. It was strikingly awkward




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