Mark Zuckerberg Needs Help With the Voice of His Personal Home Assistant

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In the grand tradition of crowdsourcing everything, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took his personal page to ask the people a simple question: Who should be the voice of Jarvis, the home assistant he’s currently developing?

Today, Zuck posed this ambitious question to Facebook and beyond:

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The Zuck has described the home assistant he’s currently building as “kind of like Jarvis in Iron Man,” hence the name. Here’s what Mark thought of your suggestions:

Is Mark really laughing, though?

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“Great memory!” feels like a way to deflect this suggestion.

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Good point!

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Actually, please.

Other suggestions, Mark ignored. Like that of CUNY journalism professor and identity-theft victim Jeff Jarvis, who happens to share a name with Mark’s lil’ AI baby.

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Despite the Facebook founder’s radio silence on this one, Jarvis also posted a screenshot of Zuckerberg’s status on his Facebook page with the caption, “I’m warming up my voice now....” Sorry Jeff, don’t think you made the cut.

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Anyways, I don’t know who you’ll end up choosing, but my friend Larry is in need of work right now and would, quite frankly, be perfect for the position.

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