8 People Test Their Accents on Siri, Echo and Google Home | WIRED

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  • Published on:  5/16/2017
  • Andy Wood and Matt Kirshen test the limits of everyday AI against a variety of accents in linguistics tests designed to determine which AI is the best at understanding the most people. Featuring Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Siri.Check out more of Matt and Andy on their podcast at http://www.probablyscience.comStill haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Also, check out the free WIRED channel on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Android TV. Here you can find your favorite WIRED shows and new episodes of our latest hit series Masterminds.ABOUT WIREDWIRED is where tomorrow is realized. Through thought-provoking stories and videos, WIRED explores the future of business, innovation, and culture.8 People Test Their Accents on Siri, Echo and Google Home | WIRED
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  • Caroline202
    Caroline202 2 years ago+11316

    Apparently the louder you are the more Irish you sound?

  • supergirl YT
    supergirl YT 1 months ago+442

    Google, how tall is Mount. Everest?
    Google: Benedict Cumberbatch was born 19th of July, 1976.

  • Andy Hernandez
    Andy Hernandez 1 months ago+748

    Person: Siri add osjquchwcojakcjsovjkwicjwhd to my shopping list
    Siri: Ok

  • Lastrix X
    Lastrix X 2 months ago+2525

    I think we've all learned a very important lesson today
    Benedict Cumberbatch was born Monday, July 19th, 1976.

  • Starry Playz
    Starry Playz 1 months ago+574

    The government listening to them is probably so confused

  • Sporkzz
    Sporkzz  4 months ago+9760

    Ok Google, set a timer for 6 minutes.
    Google:
    July 19th 1976

  • Lucas P
    Lucas P 2 months ago+1918

    The Japanese lady 😂😂 add worshiostasecersauce to my shopping list and it worked 😂😂
    Edit: omg how many likes I got 😮

  • Græy Sheep
    Græy Sheep 2 months ago+259

    When you're German and don't find a single comment about about the German accent
    Meine Enttäuschung ist grenzenlos und mein Tag ist ruiniert.

  • Anne Mandour
    Anne Mandour 2 months ago+647

    No one:
    Google: “July 19th”

  • Cat 。
    Cat 。 2 months ago+416

    Basically the very Irish accent is just a normal Irish accent but louder

  • Edvaize
    Edvaize 4 months ago+5145

    I love that very scottish is just scottish but in a lower voice

  • Fanta Man
    Fanta Man 2 months ago+242

    1:45
    With subtitles
    add four chests of souls to my shopping list
    Edit: WOW THANKS THE PEOPLE WHO LIKED THIS MY MINIMUM IS 10 LIKES!!! THANKS!!!

  • Javiera Correa
    Javiera Correa 2 months ago+321

    No one:
    Literally no one:
    Not even a soul:
    American guy: when was benebatch cumberdict born???

  • Courtney Skatergirl
    Courtney Skatergirl 1 months ago+80

    If somebody says add Worcestershire sauce to my shopping list one more time, I'm going to lose it

  • FLUXXEUS
    FLUXXEUS 1 months ago+97

    Add worshershershershersher
    Medic : We're Loosing Him !

  • Marina Efremova
    Marina Efremova 4 months ago+9136

    Add Benedict Cumberbatch to my shopping list

  • Pusheenosarous 328
    Pusheenosarous 328 2 months ago+31

    Add Worcester sauce to my shopping list. I added Benedict Cumberbatch to your shopping list

  • jeb _
    jeb _ 1 months ago+21

    Siri add alexa to my shopping list
    Siri: *alexa is added to the garbage list*

  • Grain the Seawing
    Grain the Seawing 1 months ago+33

    Person: When was Benadryl Cucumberpants born?
    Google: July 19, 1976
    Other person: when was briensdiel colupumberants born?
    july 19 1976

  • Daniial
    Daniial 2 months ago+29

    This vedio: exists
    Benedict Cumberbatch: Am I a joke to you?