The Amazon Echo Is Selling Great...But Why?

Episode 1233 (04:28)

Sales of the Amazon Echo home automation box are brisk, and Leo says the reason why is that it seems to be instinctual in our generation to have a "Hal," in our house that we can talk to. Even though Echo doesn't do a heck of a lot, we can talk to it and it talks back, just like the psychotic spaceship computer in 2001. And Leo's convinced that's all that matters to our generation.