This week Amazon revealed the new lifestyle device they've been working on, the Echo Show. By incorporating their Alexa digital assistant into something with a screen, they're hoping to create a new class of hands-free object that connects you both to the internet and to other people.
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The demonstration video has an oddly 1950s-esque cast to it, depicting stereotypically perfect families engaged in the business of interpersonal familial activities:
The $230 device will be available in late June, and in a bid to sell them in pairs, they're knocking $100 off the total price if you buy two.