For people with accents — even within the United States — the artificially intelligent speakers can seem inattentive, unresponsive, even isolating. Experts say too many of the people training, testing and working with the systems all sound the same.
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Analysis | If Google loses its planned appeal to the European Union's $5 billion fine, it might need to unbundle some of its services on new phones sold there. And that could chip away at its dominance in the operating-system race.