A customer uses the Yandex.Taxi online app on a smartphone to scan for available taxi cabs in Moscow, Russia. Photo: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

Russia launches its own version of Amazon Alexa with ‘near-human levels’ of speech recognition

Yandex claims that ‘Alice’ is first conversational intelligent assistant.

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A customer uses the Yandex.Taxi online app on a smartphone to scan for available taxi cabs in Moscow, Russia. Photo: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg
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