A new team-up between Microsoft and Amazon gives us a whole new reason to doubt Microsoft's voice assistant (AMZN, MSFT)
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Microsoft on Thursday announced that Skype is now available for devices powered by Amazon's Alexa voice assistant.

The deepening integration of Microsoft and Amazon's services puts Cortana, Microsoft's own personal assistant, in an awkward spot.

If you have both assistants at your disposal, there are fewer reasons to talk to Cortana as Alexa becomes increasingly useful.

Microsoft's Skype has waned in popularity over the years, as newfangled video chat tools like Apple's FaceTime and Facebook...


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