VentureBeat’s Khari Johnson made a pretty strong argument in late December that Amazon and Microsoft were the winners of the 2016 chat wars. However, I think he is using the wrong lens for evaluation.
A UK Bank is showing off its integration with Google Home before the device is even offered in the country.
Voicebot recently caught up with Travis L. Teague, a pioneer in the Amazon Alexa development community, to get his take on the current state of voice application development on the Alexa, Google Home and Mycroft platforms.
A recent report from AndroidGuys speculates that Samsung could be developing it’s own smart speaker called Hello to compete directly with Google Home and the Amazon Echo.
You’ve probably seen the ad. It features people coming home, greeting one another and using the Google Home to turn on the lights or music. Google ran the ad last night during the Super Bowl and according to Twitter, it set off many users Google Home devices.