Girls are being teased for having the name Alexa, because Amazon’s virtual assistant has become so popular. Photo: Shutterstock
Girls are being teased for having the name Alexa, because Amazon’s virtual assistant has become so popular. Photo: Shutterstock
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When a bot shares your name: how Amazon made girls called Alexa a target of teasing and even sexual harassment

  • The popularity of Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa is causing problems for girls with the same name
  • Parents of the victims of teasing, jokes and even sexual harassment, have to decide whether to change their names

Girls are being teased for having the name Alexa, because Amazon’s virtual assistant has become so popular. Photo: Shutterstock
Girls are being teased for having the name Alexa, because Amazon’s virtual assistant has become so popular. Photo: Shutterstock
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