Alexa Bombing

Back in the early days of electronic personal assistants (Siri, Alexa, Google Home, etc) the South Park show pranked its viewers by slipping commands into the script for Alexa to add bizarre things to the person’s shopping list.

Today, while testing WABC radio in New York, the host said the correct string of words to cause Alexa to add the 77 WABC skill and start playing.

Government regulations are frequently a result of irresponsible conduct. I am sure the person who descriptive the automatic enabling of the skill thought they were being very clever. I’m inclined to just delete the radio station from the database. I don’t look forward to having to disable the skill over and over

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