Amazon Echo Show: TV 3.0? 2191 1242 Kane Simms

Amazon Echo Show: TV 3.0?

If the Amazon Echo is radio 2.0, then is the Echo Show, with Zoom and Netflix, TV 3.0?

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Are you over-polishing your chatbot?

When designing a chat bot or voice bot, be careful not to over-polish your dialogue. Keep it natural and free flowing. Here’s how.

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Alexa, the Amazon Services Trojan Horse? 1656 1242 Kane Simms

Alexa, the Amazon Services Trojan Horse?

Is the Amazon Echo and Alexa a trojan horse to allow Amazon to sell more products? Nope, but it might be to sell more services.

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Your bot is a toddler not an expert
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Your bot’s not an expert, it’s a toddler, and that’s OK

Standford University found that chatbots and voicebots that are positioned as toddlers fair better than those positioned as experts.

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The difference between chatbot and voice search refinements
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The difference between chatbot and voice search refinements

What’s the difference between how people use chatbots and search bars vs voice user interfaces and what does that mean for how you design interactions…

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Amazon's latest Alexa strategy updates and why it matters
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Amazon’s Alexa strategy latest: trying to conquer a long-standing weakness

With the latest developments in Alexa functionality announced at Alexa Live 2020, Amazon has shown a glimpse into its advancing Alexa strategy, and how it’s…

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Hacking speech systems 863 647 Kane Simms

Hacking speech systems

Why speech recognition systems struggle with accents, how you can hack your training data, and the importance of solving ASR at a platform level.

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Why Alexa doesn’t understand your accent 1576 1182 Kane Simms

Why Alexa doesn’t understand your accent

In a study by Uswitch, it was found that Irish, Welsh and Scottish accents are the hardest for voice assistants like Alexa to understand. Here’s why Alexa doesn’t understand your accent.

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voice will catch on sooner than you think
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Voice will catch-on sooner than you think

People often say that it’s going to be quite a while before voice catches on. But user behaviour is changing irrevocably as we speak.

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give alexa a break
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Give your smart speaker a break, it’s working pretty hard

The microphone technology in your smart speaker, it’s pretty impressive. When you talk, sound leaves your mouth, but it doesn’t travel in a straight line.…

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conversational ear worms
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Conversational ear worms

What is the conversational equivalent of an ear worm? An ear worm is a song that you just cannot get out of your head. It…

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innovative today expected tomorrow
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What’s innovative today, is expected tomorrow

Sooner or later, you will realise that a conversational AI strategy is actually just an extension of your business strategy.

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