The government of India has set up a chatbot on WhatsApp to help citizens get answers about the COVID-19 pandemic...
Monthly Archives: March 2020
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other medical organizations are using Microsoft’s Healthcare Bot platform to create..
Pandemics have broad impact and the voice industry is no exception to the ripple effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak...
Google has released a new transcription feature that will perform real-time translation of speech into different languages. The function is..
Apple Siri Will Now Walk Users Through the CDC COVID-19 Assessment Questions and Then Recommend Telehealth Apps, Alexa and Google Assistant Only Offer Basic Information
Apple quietly implemented a version of the U.S. Public Health Service and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) COVID-19 triage questionnaire..
Voice Assistants in Pre and Post-Operative Care and the Duty to Warn Patients of Remote Risks – A Legal Discussion
This guest post is an edited extract from Voice Technology in Healthcare, Chapter 14, The Laws of Voice, by Bianca..
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Amazon Echo smart speakers are twice as popular as Google Home, according to the new Infinite Dial 2020 survey by..
Healthcare AI Startup Hyro Releases Free Coronavirus-Focused Virtual Assistant for Medical Providers
Healthcare AI developer Hyro released a free version of its virtual assistant focused on answering questions and sharing information about..
Enterprise conversational artificial intelligence developer Chatlayer.ai has been acquired by mobile cloud communications firm Sinch for an undisclosed sum. Sinch..
Identifying people infected with COVID-19 by the sound of their voice sounds far-fetched, but enterprise voice assistant developer Voca.ai has..