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You can now use Alexa to control your DirecTV set-top box

Amazon first announced an update to its Alexa Video Skill API back in March that would make it easier for set-top box makers to add DVR and playback controls via voice, but it’s taken a little while for its initial partners to enable the feature......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 13th, 2018

Voice assistants gain ground as many Americans talking to their devices: A Foolish Take

Voice assistants like Siri, Alexa and Google Ass.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 7th, 2018

Siri owns 46% of the mobile voice assistant market — one and half times Google Assistant"s share of the market (AAPL)

Apple's Siri is apparently the market leader for mobile voice assistants, beating out popular players like Google's Assistant. This may come as a surprise to some, since Android has a much larger share of the market and Siri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

A Google Home in Every Kitchen: Morgan Stanley Tells Alphabet to Flood the U.S. With Devices to Fight Off Amazon

Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak says it could make Alphabet five times as much as it would cost. One of the hottest tech battles is that between virtual assistants, housed in so-called “smart speakers.” So far, Amazon.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 29th, 2018

Firefox makers working on voice-controlled web browser called Scout

You could ask the browser, which boasts tremendous accessibility potential, to load a website, and it could read it to you......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2018

Alexa, Just How Secure Are You?

Virtual assistants are vulnerable to hacks, eavesdropping and more. But there are ways to reduce the risks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 30th, 2018

This is how Amazon"s Alexa can record and share private conversations

Voice-activated assistants like the Echo and Google Home have gone mainstream.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 26th, 2018

35 Big tech predictions for 2018

BIITechnology is increasingly disrupting every part of our daily lives. Smart speakers and voice assistants let us interact with our homes and with retailers in new and seamless ways. Smar.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 18th, 2018

Voice Activated: Do You Talk to Your Tech?

How many of us are talking to our tech on a regular basis? Ken Olmstead at the Pew Research Center recently highlighted the fact that nearly half of U.S. adults (46 percent) say they use voice-controlled assistants and applications .....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaMay 15th, 2018

Voice assistants could be fooled by commands you can’t even hear

Many people already consider voice assistants to be too invasive to let them listen in on conversations in their homes — but that’s not the only thing they should worry about. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 11th, 2018

3 technology trends reshaping workplaces in 2018

With digital virtual assistants, personal trackers and connected devices penetrating just about every aspect of our personal lives, it is only a matter of time before these technologies and more revolutionize the future of work and workplaces.  .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2018

One of the key concerns for non-users of voice assistants is trust

Voice assistants such as Google Assistant, Amazon's Alexa, and Apple's Siri, has the potential to revolutionise how consumers and brands interact in ways not witnessed since the dawn of e-commerce.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 6th, 2018

Younger users adopt voice tech faster, but use voice assistants less

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Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2018

Younger consumers adopt voice technology faster, but use voice assistants less

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Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2018

35 big tech predictions for 2018

BIITechnology is increasingly disrupting every part of our daily lives. Smart speakers and voice assistants let us interact with our homes and with retailers in new and seamless ways. Sma.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 27th, 2018

LG appliances now respond to both Alexa and Google Assistant

LG has officially joined the ranks of appliance makers that support more than one voice assistant. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 18th, 2018

Why 70 Percent of Workers Aren"t Scared of Robots Taking Their Jobs

Most people see robots and automation as virtual assistants that will help rather than hurt......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 17th, 2018

Google AI Tech Can Pick Out Your Voice, Even In A Noisy Crowd

Even for humans, it is somewhat difficult to single out a voice in a crowed place, and for c.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 13th, 2018

Future of retail industry may be driven by location and voice technology

The growth of smart digital home assistants will also influence the way many of us shop in the future......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

In pursuit of the perfect AI voice

The virtual personal assistant is romanticized in utopian portrayals of the future from The Jetsons to Star Trek. It's the cultured, disembodied voice at humanity's beck and call, eager .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 9th, 2018