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Orange, Deutsche Telekom to present jointly developed smart speaker in December

Tuesday 18 September 2018 | 11:51 CET | News
Orange and Deutsche Telekom will introduce their own jointly developed smart speaker in December, Orange CEO Stephane Richard said. Speaking at the GSMA's Mobile360 event in Brussels, Richard said the companies aim to offer a European alternative to the market dominated to date by Google and Amazon. 

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Companies: Amazon / Deutsche Telekom / Google / GSMA / Orange
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