Synaptics buys Amazon echo microphone supplier Conexant
This article, Development Kits for Alexa Voice System lists the recommended chipsets, voice processing technologies, and client software: Conexant (SYNA), CRUS and Microsemi. Owned SYNA and CRUS. Now have to consider whether to purchase some MSCC and AMZN
Going forward, human interface with IoT would be increasingly through voice so voice chips should be in demand.
SYNA - Conexant is leader in far-field voice solutions.
CRUS - Diversifying from Apple through voice biometrics which is needed for IoT for positive identification of you.