New Report Says Consumers Have 71% Preference for Human Over Robot Voices for Voice Assistant User Experience
Voicebot Research has found that not only do consumers prefer human voices over synthetic in their voice experiences, but the..
Amazon Sold Three Times More Smart Speakers than Google in Q3 2019, Baidu and Alibaba Also Beat Google Device Sales
Amazon sold 10.4 million smart speakers in Q3 2019, three times more than Google’s 3.5 million devices Alibaba lead Baidu..
Getting Care Information and Scheduling Appointments are Most Desired Voice Assistant Use Cases for Healthcare
Yesterday, the Voice Assistant Consumer Adoption Report for Healthcare was released and it revealed that over half of consumers would..
More Than Half of Consumers Want to Use Voice Assistants for Healthcare – New Report from Voicebot and Orbita
7.5% of U.S. consumers have used voice assistants such as Alexa or Google Assistant for healthcare as of September 2019..
Nearly All Google Actions Restored After About 3 Days of Downtime with Danish, French, Norwegian, and Chinese Still with a Sizable Outage
Editor’s Note: New information suggests these activities by Google were prompted by security vulnerabilities in Google Actions discovered by SR..
Google Action Disappearance Wider Than Previously Thought with Over 80% Gone From English, Korean, and Dutch But Some Now Returning
On Wednesday, October 16th, several Google Action developers noticed that their Actions were no longer functional and their Google Assistant..
Amazon Continues to Lead in Smart Displays with 59% Share While Facebook Portal Only Tallies 2% Adoption Among Smart Speaker Users
Amazon Echo Show and Spot, both introduced in 2017, were the first smart displays. These devices integrate voice assistant based..
Algolia, a search technology provider for websites and products, announced yesterday a new $110 million funding round led by Accel..