NPR and Edison Research have released new data showing that U.S. households have acquired 118.5 million smart speakers through the..
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Amazon Alexa is Available on 100 Million Devices – Here’s Why it is Actually More and How it Stacks Up Against Apple and Google
Amazon senior vice president David Limp said Alexa is now available on 100 million devices. Apple and Google have previously..
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Paul Cutsinger is responsible for building, supporting, and training the Amazon Alexa developer community. He joined Amazon in 2013, served..
Google Acquires Superpod, A Crowdsourced Question and Answer App, Presumably to Augment Google Assistant
Axios reported yesterday that Google quietly acquired Superpod which launched a crowdsourced question and answer app about a year ago...
ARCHOS Mate is an Alexa-enabled smart display that will be available in early 2019 and is only the second device..
Amazon Alexa Skill Counts Rise Rapidly in the U.S., U.K., Germany, France, Japan, Canada, and Australia
The number of Amazon Alexa skills in the U.S. more than doubled in 2018 while U.K. saw 233% growth and..
U.K. Smart Speaker Usage Doubles in 2018, Growth Expected to Slow in 2019, Amazon Commands 68% Market Share
Smart speaker adoption doubled in the U.K. in 2018 rising to 9.5 million monthly active users according to eMarketer Amazon..
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Our list of 2019 predictions for the voice industry was contributed by 35 Voice Insider readers. One email was sent out..
The top story in the voice industry in 2018 according to Voicebot readers was Google Duplex. This story started in..
Zach Johnson is CEO and co-founder of Xandra, a conversational design studio. Earlier in his career, he was CEO at..