Best answer by Keith N
jgatie is right about this. Given the generally tumultuous and fickle nature of software development, it would be unfair to set an expectation publicly when we cannot guarantee it's delivery. We'd much rather set the correct expectation, one time, rather than constantly revise previous statements and reset expectations.
Ryan S has recently posted a helpful update from the team about this. Rest assured, the team is actively working to continue enhancing and bringing the best of Alexa to Sonos.
Thanks for keeping the conversation going!