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jarod December 11th, 2017 12:25am

Do you think we should say "please" and "thank you" when using a virtual assistant such as Alexa or Google Assistant?

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lcamino Florida and Georgia
12/15/17 12:20 pm

The only “assistant” I’ve used is in driving. I would feel kind of silly saying thank you when the voice tells me to get in the left lane. Maybe if I asked her questions I would feel differently - that’s more like communicating. But, I haven’t done that yet.

12/10/17 6:40 pm

Only to maintain good habits.

Tariq88 Utah
12/10/17 6:35 pm

No, I might do at as a joke but it is the as using google or anything like that.

SticksandStones Stop fearmongering
12/10/17 6:28 pm

I don't use either, but sure. Reinforce good manners.

Alcerus fascist
12/10/17 6:23 pm

You should. She's making a naughty and nice list for the robot uprising

anniepoops wisco fever
12/10/17 6:22 pm

No, I do anyway haha

Zod Above Pugetropolis
12/10/17 6:17 pm

Whether we should or not, we certainly do. Alexa is always polite, so why wouldn’t we be polite to her in return?

catpillow Florida West Coast
12/10/17 6:09 pm

It’s not necessary, but it could serve to both remember your manners while at the same time telling the device that you’re finished.

Kay41 the Midwest
12/10/17 5:55 pm

Seems like the courteous thing to do! 😃

Kamden popular revolt
12/10/17 5:34 pm

I always thank my buddy's Google Home because I really appreciate it.

jarod California
12/10/17 5:26 pm

I like being polite to my Assistant lol