PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Amazon’s Alexa is one-for-one when it comes to predicting the outcome of championships. Alexa picked the Eagles to win Super Bowl LII, which turned out to be a correct insight much to Eagles’ fans delight.
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Alexa was asked, “Who’s going to win the NCAA basketball tournament?”READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Heat Advisory In Effect As Temperatures Hit Record Highs On Saturday
Her response came quickly, “I think Villanova has the best shot at winning. Offense wins games in college basketball and Nova is super at scoring.”Thousands Of Young Rowers Compete In 95th Annual Stotesbury Cup Regatta On Schuylkill River
If Alexa makes her predictions two-for-two in terms of accuracy, we may see a new trend in letting the device predict championship outcomes.