“Alexa, what do people think of Amazon doing a deal with the NHS?” 17 critical responses

The government has announced a deal between the NHS and Amazon, which would see its digital assistant, Alexa, begin diagnosing people’s symptoms using NHS-sanctioned information in a bid to take some of the burden off frontline health workers. The idea has caused concern from people considering the implications for data protection, as well as safety.

People have been talking about the move.

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