Facebook working on voice assistant technology that may rival Alexa, Siri: Sources

2:37 PM ET Wed, 17 April 2019

CNBC's Sal Rodriguez joins "Power Lunch" to discuss how Facebook is working on a voice assistant to rival the likes of Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri and the Google Assistant. The effort is coming out of the company's Facebook Reality Labs, a division that works on long-term tech projects and hardware, including the company's virtual reality Oculus headsets. A team based out of Redmond, Washington, has been spearheading the effort to build the new AI assistant.