Alexa is a voice assistant that will be everywhere soon. According to some sources, Amazon is creating a home robot. There is a chance that the novelty will be released in 2019. The project was named \It started a few years ago. In the same year, the corporation began to actively hire professionals in the field of robotics. The novelty is being developed by the Lab126 team. This unit is responsible for the successful promotion of Echo smart speakers, Kindle readers, Fire tablets, and Fire TV set-top boxes. Insiders believe the robot is Echo on wheels. The unit moves around the house without problems, following the owner. Prototypes are equipped with cameras, as well as a computer vision system. Its development is controlled by Max Paley, who previously worked as an engineer at Apple. According to rumors, at the end of this year, the company is going to begin testing robots in the homes of its employees. The final version can see the light in 2019. The novelty should be different from robots working as loaders in the warehouses of the corporation. Hard workers are created in another department of Amazon Robotics. The future news already has competitors. Smart watch maker Omate was the first to announce that it is developing a robot that speaks the voice of Alexa. However, Yumi is still not on sale. Official sales of Asus Zenbo go only in Taiwan. Kuri is recognized as the most charming, he is now preparing for release, the price of the robot will be $ 899. The most famous and recognizable is the Japanese Pepper, sold in the Land of the Rising Sun for $ 1600.