Amazon's patent to read your emotion and physical state and sell advertisements based on it (3/7)

Traditionally Amazon has not been named as an ‘advertising company’ but it is moving into domain of Google and Facebook swiftly.

It has patented a technology that would let it’s smart speaker Alexa to monitor users’ emotions, analyse the pitch and volume of speaker commands, and respond according to how they’re “feeling.”

Eventually, Alexa may come to recognize “happiness, joy, anger, sorrow, sadness, fear, disgust, boredom or stress” and respond to commands accordingly, maybe with “highly targeted audio content, such as audio advertisements or promotions.”