It’s no secret that Amazon has seen success with its Echo line of voice assistants. What began with the original Echo has expanded into the smaller Echo Dot, which is now an even lower-cost option for customers thanks to the new model. While the Echo Dot has been Read More »
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Google I/O is nearly upon us and rumors have been flying about Google creating a competitor to Amazon’s Echo. Now, that competitor has a name. The New York Times is reporting that Google’s unit will be called Google Home and that it will ... Read More »
Rumors of the Amazon Echo getting a smaller sibling have been circulating since the beginning of the year, but details were slim with little more than it would be portable and coming soon.
Today Amazon has finally made the official reveal of not just one, but two new smaller Echo like devices; the Amazon Echo ... Read More »
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Soon after the announcement of Apple’s feature of the year, Siri, Dexetra released its Android counter-app, Iris. Even though it only took 8 hours to make, and it is in alpha, the app became highly popular. Whether this is due to its stirring name (read it backwards) or its fun uses, there is no ... Read More »
In the relatively new natural language, voice-enabled virtual assistant industry, Nuance is an old player. Not only does the company provide their own voice-enabled software for multiple mobile platforms, they are the backbone behind Apple’s Siri. Clearly, Nuance saw the potential in natural voice powered applications before they were all the rage. But with today’s ... Read More »