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‘There’s nothing better than cats’ Yandex’s virtual assistant tells Putin02:37

‘There’s nothing better than cats’ Yandex’s virtual assistant tells Putin

Russian Federation, Moscow
September 21, 2017 at 17:07 GMT +00:00 · Published

M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "Alice, does anyone offend you here? How do you feel?"

M/S Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "I've been looking at pictures with cats on Yandex lately, there's nothing better than cats. I hope you're fine too."

M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "She's doing ok."

SOT, Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation (Russian): "But she refused to answer if she was offended." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Alice, voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "It's +16 C in Saint Petersburg, partly cloudy."

Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "And where are you?"

Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "One of my legs is in your phone,the other in Yandex servers, but these are not entirely legs, if you know what I'm talking about."

M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian):"And where am I?"

Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "According to my data, your address is Moscow, Central Administrative District, Khamovniki District."

Russian President Vladimir Putin got an advanced preview of Russian search engine Yandex’s upcoming ‘Alice’ virtual assistant during his visit to the company’s headquarters in Moscow, Thursday.

When asked how she was feeling, Alice said “I've been looking at pictures with cats on Yandex lately, there's nothing better than cats,” much to the president’s amusement.

The Alice project is expected to be presented by Yandex on 10th October. Putin was visiting the headquarters of Yandex, which is Russia’s largest search engine, to congratulate the company on its 20th birthday.

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M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "Alice, does anyone offend you here? How do you feel?"

M/S Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "I've been looking at pictures with cats on Yandex lately, there's nothing better than cats. I hope you're fine too."

M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "She's doing ok."

SOT, Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation (Russian): "But she refused to answer if she was offended." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Alice, voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "It's +16 C in Saint Petersburg, partly cloudy."

Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian): "And where are you?"

Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "One of my legs is in your phone,the other in Yandex servers, but these are not entirely legs, if you know what I'm talking about."

M/S Yandex employee *UPSOUND* (Russian):"And where am I?"

Alice,voice assistant *UPSOUND* (Russian): "According to my data, your address is Moscow, Central Administrative District, Khamovniki District."

Russian President Vladimir Putin got an advanced preview of Russian search engine Yandex’s upcoming ‘Alice’ virtual assistant during his visit to the company’s headquarters in Moscow, Thursday.

When asked how she was feeling, Alice said “I've been looking at pictures with cats on Yandex lately, there's nothing better than cats,” much to the president’s amusement.

The Alice project is expected to be presented by Yandex on 10th October. Putin was visiting the headquarters of Yandex, which is Russia’s largest search engine, to congratulate the company on its 20th birthday.

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