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75% of Germans have experience with digital assistants - study

Thursday 16 November 2017 | 16:37 CET | News
Three out of four Germans have already had experience using digital voice assistants or could imagine themselves using one, according to a recent survey of 1,038 participants from Kantar TNS on behalf of the German Association of the Digital Economy (BVDW). Respondents to the survey said they appreciate the quick access to information these assistants provide, although they have concerns about the misusage of their data and surveillance.

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