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Siri updates from WWDC 2019

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 Some updates and thoughts on Apple’s Siri announcements from WWDC on 3rd June 2019.

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Google Assistant passes 1m Actions! Where the F did that come from?

Google Assistant passes 1m Actions! Where the F did that come from? 1800 1200 Kane Simms

Google announced a whole host of new features for Google Assistant on day 1 of I/O ’19. Also on day 1, quietly, and tucked away on the 9th slide of…

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What’s new with Google Assistant? Announcements from Google I/O ’19

What’s new with Google Assistant? Announcements from Google I/O ’19 1800 1200 Kane Simms

Google didn’t disappoint on the voice front at this year’s Google I/O. Here’s a run through of all the Google Assistant related announcements. Google Duplex comes to the web Last…

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Invocable shuts down for good, but why?

Invocable shuts down for good, but why? 2302 1244 Kane Simms

Invocable announced today that it’ll be closing its doors, just 5 months after pivoting from Storyline and putting itself behind a pay wall. VoiceFlow are working with Invocable to offer…

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Is Facebook getting a Voice Assistant?

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 I first come across this on VoiceBot. Jane Manchun Wong has found some hidden code inside Facebook Messenger that would suggest that Facebook is about to launch a voice…

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Cognilytica Voice Assistant Benchmark 1.0

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 Today, we’re discussing the Cognilytica Voice Assistant Benchmark 1.0 and it’s findings on the usefulness and capability of smart speakers. The folks at Cognilytica conducted a study where they…

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