Alibaba's smart speaker hits the road

|About: AUDI AG (AUDVF)|By:, SA News Editor

Alibaba's (NYSE:BABA) voice-controlled assistant will feature in local vehicles from Audi (OTCPK:AUDVF), Renault (OTCPK:RNLSY) and Honda (NYSE:HMC), as the tech giant expands in artificial intelligence.

The Tmall Genie is akin to Amazon's Echo. Amazon also has a vehicle version of its Echo, dubbed the Echo Auto, which it announced in September.

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