All posts by Bret Kinsella
Google Introduces Google Assistant Voice Match for Some Purchases, Adds Security by Maintaining Voice Model On-Device
Over the past week, Google has been rolling out a new Voice Match setting for voice-enabled purchases of some digital..
Global Smart Speaker Growth Cools in Q1 as Pandemic Leads to Declining China Sales, Amazon Retains Top Spot Says Strategy Analytics
Over 28 million smart speakers were sold globally in Q1 2020 according to research firm Strategy Analytics. That is up..
Specialty and Custom Voice Assistant Design with VUI Agency’s Esslinger, Hassan, and Baumeister – Voicebot Podcast Ep 151
Over the past few weeks, I have brought in executives from three companies with specialty assistants that have shown early..
Brendan Roberts Founder and CEO of Aider Discusses Specialty Assistants for Small Business – Voicebot Podcast Ep 150
Brendan Roberts founded Aider in 2017 after more than 15 years helping small businesses with their communications and IT needs...
Baidu Sold 19 Million Smart Speakers in 2019 and Just Rolled Out Xiaodu II Smart Speaker with Infrared, a New Processor, and Better Performance
Baidu recently announced a new smart speaker with infrared features enabling it to connect with a wide variety of household..
Voice Industry Professionals See Services as Best Voice App Monetization Option, Confidence in Product-Based Businesses Fall
Sixty-two percent of voice app developers reported in January 2020 that building custom voice apps for businesses provides a clear..
Voice Industry Professionals Say Amazon Alexa is Having the Biggest Impact Followed by Google with Everyone Else Far Behind – New Report
Amazon Alexa is having the biggest impact on the voice industry today according to new data from Voicebot based on..
Voicebot Introduces Voice Industry Pulse, a New Report on What Industry Professionals Are Focused on and How They View Leading Voice Platforms
Voicebot Research today published the first edition of the Voice Industry Pulse™, a new report that tracks the activity, sentiment,..