Amazon hosted its annual product launch event today where it is showcasing new products, revisions to old products, and new..
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Look for Continued Smart Home Focus at Amazon’s Product Event – The Category Has Outperformed Expectations and Rose 45% in 2018
We may see headline-grabbing announcements at today’s Amazon event such as new Alexa earbuds, a voice-activated hot tub, massage chair,..
Amazon, Baidu, Cerence, Microsoft, Tencent, and 30 Other Companies Launch Voice Interoperability Initiative
Amazon announced today the creation of the Voice Interoperability Initiative, which a media release summarizes as “a new program to..
Smart Speaker Sales to Rise 35% Globally in 2019 to 92 Million Units, 15 Million in China, Growth Slows
SAR Insight has a new report that forecasts global worldwide smart speaker shipments will by 92 million in 2019, up..
Chris Mitchell is CEO and founder of Audio Analytic. He has a Ph.D. in information retrieval from Anglia Ruskin University..
Amazon announced today in an unexpected move a new feature called Alexa Political Contributions. Users will soon be able to..
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..