• Taming Copilot


    Susan Bradley

    By Susan Bradley

    I use devices that include artificial intelligence and cloud services, and you probably do, too.

    For example, I regularly ask Alexa about the weather: “Hey ,Alexa — what’s the seven-day weather forecast?” That helps me know whether it’s going to be cooler on the weekend so I can garden. I have apps that control thermostats, security cameras, and garage doors. Amazon can open my garage door and drop off packages so they don’t get stolen by porch pirates.

    So it’s not that I’m against using cloud services or voice-activated devices.

    Read the full story in our Plus Newsletter (20.41.0, 2023-10-09).