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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..
Facebook’s New Portal TV Turns Televisions into Smart Displays While New Portal Devices Begin Shipping to UK, France, Italy, Spain, Australia and New Zealand
Facebook has launched the new Portal smart displays it promised back in June. The new lineup includes an updated version..
Facebook May Turn its Portal Smart Display Into Your New Media Streaming Device and Bring Video Calling to TVs
The Information is reporting (N.B. paywall) that Facebook has “has approached Netflix, Disney and other media companies about putting their..
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hinted that the company may soon offer its own AI voice assistant, a new entrant to..
Facebook Cuts Portal Price by $100 and Acknowledges New Voice Assistant is Being Developed. Here’s Why.
Facebook started developing a new voice assistant in early 2018 to be integrated into its AR/VR and smart display products..
U.S. Smart Display User Base Grew 558% in 2018 and More Than Doubled in Second Half of the Year, Amazon Holds Two-thirds Market Share
The installed user base for voice-interactive smart displays among U.S. adults rose 558% in 2018 according to a national survey..