If you have an Alexa-enabled device like an Amazon Echo, try asking her to laugh. Many owners are reporting the intelligent personal assistant is cackling at random times.
It's becoming a trend to report Alexa laughing at the most inopportune moments!
Having an office conversation about pretty confidential stuff and Alexa just laughed. Anybody else ever have that?— David Woodland (@DavidSven) March 1, 2018
It didn't chime as if we had accidentally triggered her to wake. She simply just laughed. It was really creepy.
So I just used my Alexa to set a two-minute timer while trying to do a plank.........— Kat Chow (@katchow) February 15, 2018
......... and I asked how much time I had left and she LAUGHED
Jimmy Kimmel decided to get down to the bottom of it in this funny video.
According to the Daily Mail, Alexa has a laugh box feature users can play different types of laughs, from a baby laugh to a sinister laugh. Amazon says they are aware of the problem and are currently working on a fix, according to The Verge.