7 Key Predictions for the Future Of Voice Assistants and AI
Oct 13, 2020Read More
We live in an exciting time, especially in innovation, progress, technology, and commerce. Some of the latest tech inventions, such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, are making a tremendous impact on every industry.
The Unique Challenges Of Voice Assistants In Vehicles
Oct 1, 2020Read More
Voice assistants are increasingly becoming a part of our everyday lives. While once we might have only interacted with conversational systems on our phones, dedicated desktop appliances, or desktop computers, we can now find conversational interfaces on a wide range of appliances and products from televisions to cars and even toaster ovens.
AI And Medical Imaging Startups? 6 Key Trends
Sep 21, 2020Read More
Is “IBM Watson Health Imaging” the Future of Healthcare? Google details AI that classifies chest X-rays with human-level accuracy. New Research Finds FastMRI Scans Generated with Artificial Intelligence Are as Accurate as Traditional MRI. Headlines like these have become commonplace, especially in the last three years.
What’s New In Gartner’s Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies, 2020
Aug 23, 2020Read More
Gartner Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies, 2020 published earlier this year has been summarized in the recent Gartner blog post, 5 Trends Drive the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2020.
The Sound of Coronavirus
Aug 10, 2020Read More
New breakthrough technologies have been found by Israeli scientists to initially test for the virus while avoiding going to a lab. These include testing breath, saliva and voice samples
5 Ways Voice Technology Is Increasingly Making Itself Heard
Aug 3, 2020Read More
Voice technology is among the things that have gotten a big boost from the global pandemic as consumers shift to buying things online and avoiding touching items in public places for fear of contracting COVID-19.
Mozilla Updates Massive Open Source Voice Data Collection
Jul 17, 2020Read More
Mozilla has released a large set of voice data as part of its Common Voice program.
Deloitte's State of AI in the Enterprise
Jul 14, 2020Read More
Deloitte has released its 2020 State of AI in the Enterprise report.
Automated Speech Recognition: On the Brink of Revolution
Jun 26, 2020Read More
When innovations in new models and computational optimizations bring prices down, watch for this technology to have real impact, Five9 CTO says
Voice + AI Is Coming To The Workplace Loud And Clear
Jun 25, 2020Read More
Virtual assistants turn 16 this year and you don’t have to look too hard - or speak too loudly - to find them. In fact, there will be around 8 billion voice-based devices by 2023 - more than the world’s population today.
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Issue 21 - 2020 a Year of COVID, Challenges and Opportunity Like No Other Before
Looking back and looking forward, highlighting key INSIGHTS features and signposts from the past year as well as a focus on the first virtual CES and many other prominent events.Read more
The biggest difference for our team from this year’s CES was the networking and collisions that always occurred for us at the conference.Read more