Tricking Amazon into publishing Alexa skills that blatantly violate its policies is shockingly easy, according to Clemson University study. In..
Google Assistant Sings a Reminder to Wear a Mask, Expanding Voice Assistant Hygiene Song Competition
“Voice assistant hygiene songs” is not a genre listed on Billboard, but a new ditty sung by Google Assistant is..
Amazon Quietly Patched an Alexa Hacking Vulnerability Discovered by Cybersecurity Researchers in June
Hackers could trick Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant into giving away personal information and accept commands from unauthorized users, according to..
First Alexa Next Stage Startup Class Graduates From Online-Only Alexa Fund and Techstars Accelerator
The Alexa Next Stage experiment in running a distanced, virtual accelerator appears to have been a rousing success for the..
Google Extends Lookout Accessibility App to All Android Devices, Adds Ability to Read Food Labels and Text
Google’s Lookout app can now identify packaged food and take snapshots of text to read aloud later to blind and..
Amazon will soon offer free podcast feeds to Amazon Music and Audible subscribers, bringing native support for podcasts to its..
Google Assistant will run a new Gboard keyboard interface, allowing users to dictate text into any app on their device,..
Speechmatics is adding its speech recognition technology to enterprise artificial intelligence firm Veritone’s aiWARE platform. Businesses can now apply Speechmatics’..
Amazon has begun shipping a new Smart Clock attachment for the Echo Flex, bringing a visual element to the modular..
Google Home smart speakers this year recorded people nearby even without wake word activation, according to a Protocol report and..