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KT launches set-top box with voice digital assistant

Thursday 19 January 2017 | 12:15 CET | News
South Korean operator KT has launched a set-top box that works like a voice-controlled virtual assistant, Korea Joongang Daily reports. Dubbed 'Giga Genie', the device is "the world's first artificially-intelligent TV that is able to control everything in the home", says Lim Heon-moon, KT's head of marketing.

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Companies: KT
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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