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Monthly Archives: November 2018
Reminders API, Calendar Availability, and Integration with Routines all Added Features to Alexa and Alexa for Business in November
Early this month Amazon rolled out some new features for Alexa and Alexa for Business customers. The Reminders API, calendar..
Nic Newman on Voice Assistants and the Media, New Data from a Global Survey – Voicebot Podcast Ep 71
Nic Newman just completed a comprehensive study for the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University about..
One device that appears to still have plenty of availability on Cyber Monday is Facebook Portal. Both the 10.1″ and..
Most of the Black Friday deals on smart speakers and displays are still available this morning for the traditional Cyber..
Video Shows Google Duplex Making a Real Restaurant Reservation – Says it is Google Calling and the Call Will Be Recorded, Full Analysis
One of the first demonstrations of Google Duplex at the I/O developer conference in May involved making a restaurant reservation. Sundar..
Amazon recently announced a new feature for Alexa skill developers, the Reminders API. This API allows you to set custom reminders..
Amazon Now Has More Than 50,000 Alexa Skills in the U.S. and It Has Tripled the Rate of New Skills Added Per Day
Amazon now has over 50,000 Alexa skills in the U.S. alone. The milestone was passed on Thursday morning when it..
Black Friday Discounts Test Whether Smart Speakers and Displays Will Lure Shoppers and Indicate Where Pricing is Headed
“The lowest price we’ve seen yet for [INSERT SMART SPEAKER BRAND NAME HERE].” It appears all online media publications use..
The Lowest Black Friday Prices We’ve Seen on Smart Speakers and Smart Displays in US, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Australia, Canada
Headlines yesterday and today are dominated by Black Friday discounts. Many of these promotions include smart speakers and smart displays...