Amazon announced today in an unexpected move a new feature called Alexa Political Contributions. Users will soon be able to..
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TechCrunch reported this morning that Descript has acquired synthetic voice generation company Lyrebird and closed a $15 million funding round..
China Daily is reporting that the Tencent voice assistant, Xiaowei, may be launched as early as this year. Bloomberg first..
Wow! It has been three years since an experimental blog transformed itself into the leading online publication and research source..
10 Voice Technology Applications That are Not Alexa and Friends with Jeff Adams CEO of Cobalt Speech – Voicebot Podcast Ep 114
Jeff Adams is best known for leading the ASR team that built Amazon’s Alexa and we went into that history..
IDC announced this week that global wearable unit shipments were 85% higher in Q2 2019 than in the previous year’s..
The OCBC Banking Assistant launched today in Singapore as a new feature of the company’s mobile banking app. While OCBC..
Drivetime made two announcements today. The first was an $11 million funding round that included investors Makers Fund, Amazon’s Alexa..
Gene Munster Founder of Loup Ventures Talks Voice SEO, Smart Speaker Sales, and Apple – Voicebot Podcast Ep 113
Gene Munster is managing partner at Loup Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on early-stage investing. We discuss Apple’s voice..
Drivetime Closes $11 Million Series A Round with Investment From Makers Fund, Amazon’s Alexa Fund and Google
Drivetime announced this morning that the voice-first gaming startup had closed an $11 million funding round. The new venture capital..