While the owner is away the parrot will play (and order items from Amazon Alexa)

Rocco and his owner/Photo from Facebook

Just another hazard of having that device in your home.

From Fox 5 NY: A parrot has fallen in love with his owner’s Amazon Alexa — but keeps using it to order shopping.

So far Rocco the African Grey, from Didcot, Oxfordshire, U.K., has demanded treats such as strawberries, watermelon, raisins, broccoli and ice cream.

He has also ordered a kite, light bulbs and even a kettle.

Rocco likes to dance too and tells the voice-activated device to play favorite tunes. Sometimes they are slow numbers, but he generally prefers rock.

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Joseph BC69
Joseph BC69
1 year ago

AI, defined: Automated Idiocy, what happens when you assign too much autonomy outside of oneself.

Lophatt
Lophatt
1 year ago

You know you’ve “arrived” when even your bird’s in The Borg.

Watertender
Watertender
1 year ago

Rah… Wheet Woo…. Polly wanna watermelon…. Yo Yo Yo… Rocco wanna Cannoli!!!

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