It has this wild new feature called Drop In. Drop In lets you give
people permission to automatically connect with your device.
Here’s how it works. Let’s say my father has activated Drop In for
me on his Echo Show. All I have to do is say, “Alexa, drop in on
Dad.” It then turns on the microphone and camera on my father’s
device and starts broadcasting that to me. For the several seconds
of the call, my father’s video screen would appear fogged over.
But then there he’ll be. And to be clear: This happens even if he
doesn’t answer. Unless he declines the call, audibly or by tapping
on the screen, it goes through. It just starts. Hello, you look
Honestly, I haven’t figured out what to think about this yet. But,