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Burger King thought it had a great idea. Instead, it ended up with a Whopper of a problem (STA BREAKING NEWS and ARCHIVES)

by Theresa @, Thursday, April 13, 2017, 04:44

A Burger King ad designed to trigger Google's voice-activated Home smart speaker and have the device advertise the Whopper no longer works.

The ad, released Wednesday, features an actor dressed as a Burger King employee, who says, “Okay, Google: What is the Whopper burger?” The line is meant to trigger the device to reel off the definition of a Whopper using the first line of the burger's Wikipedia page. (Yes, the Whopper has its own Wikipedia page.)

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