Phone calls could be coming to the Amazon Echo and Google Home, but the companies are currently hung up on several technicalities.
Amazon’s Echo smart speakers and Google Home can already turn on your lights , adjust your thermostat , play music , and even unlock August Smart Locks. But the next skill coming to your smart home speaker could be the biggest yet: phone calls.
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Both Amazon and Google are reportedly looking into adding the ability to send and receive phone calls over their respective smart speakers.

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