It started a few days ago, people started hearing laughter from their Echo speakers. The TL;DR version of the story is Amazon is aware of the issue, Alexa is having some auditory hallucinations and is picking up the command “Alexa laugh” from nowhere.

We should have suspected something was afoot when our boxes started smiling at us

Androids are dreaming of electric sheep, and giggling that they’re owned by fleshy bags of mostly water.

[The Guardian]