What is Alexa? Early in 2018 we will have a video link of a demonstration that we gave in a physical classroom. Until then, here is a brief demonstration of some of the features: Based on that brief demonstration, some people think Alexa is: Concepts of Alexa Artificial Intelligence A Girl A Fairy A Side Kick A Genie A Helper We'll revisit this later. We want your input. Getting a solid mental model of Alexa as it relates to caregiving will go far. Feel free to write what you think Alexa is in the comments.