Voicify announced this morning that it has closed a $2 million funding round. The new cash infusion brings total funding..
Monthly Archives: May 2019
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Last month Voicebot reported on the 2019 Webby Award’s inclusion of ten new categories just for voice assistant applications. Now,..
Dave Isbitski Amazon Chief Evangelist for Alexa Talks Voice Assistant Evolution – Voicebot Podcast Ep 95
Dave Isbitski became Amazon’s first chief evangelist for Alexa in 2014. That’s five years, but in smart speaker time, it’s an..
Google I/O 2018 gave us Google Duplex. That reset many people’s expectations about what voice assistants could become. Will 2019..
What’s the value of 52 minutes of captive attention? That’s the average round-trip time that the American commuters spend driving..
Google Home Serves Corona Beer Promotion Based on Location Data and Local Inventory Feed – EXCLUSIVE
Yesterday while working on research for our upcoming Voice SEO report, something interesting happened. I asked my device “OK Google,..
Spotify is testing voice-enabled audio ads for Unilever and its own podcast properties according to a story published yesterday in..
Google announced CallJoy this week, a new AI-based service for small business to automatically handle inbound phone calls. Whereas Google..
For around a month now, Audioburst has been growing its presence on Flipboard, the text-based news aggregator. Audioburst releases short..
Amazon Expands In-Skill Purchasing to UK, Germany, and Japan to Enable Skill Monetization. Here’s the Story from the U.S.
Amazon announced today that it is expanding In-Skill Purchasing (ISP) features to developers in the UK, Germany, and Japan. This..