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Alexa & Friends with Neha Monga

Jeff Blankenburg interviews Neha Monga, Senior Manager for Alexa Communications in this video on the Alexa Developers YouTube channel.

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The rising popularity of voice assistants for the home and beyond
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Rising Popularity of Voice Assistants for the Home and Beyond

Voice assistants were first integrated into smartphones several years ago, and consumers have become increasingly reliant on voice technology to simplify and automate the tasks in their daily lives like booking an appointment or making an online purchase. Dr. Ryan Chen, general manager of the Computing and Artificial Intelligence Technology Group at MediaTek discussed with […]

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Unboxing a Brand New Echo Show 8!

In this livestream from earlier today, I unbox an Echo Show 8, which derives its name from its 8 inch touchscreen. Why did I buy it and what does it have to do with the first of November? Watch to find out.

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How Do Voice Assistants Work?

In this episode of Data Driven, Frank and Andy explore voice assistants and the behind the scenes technology that makes them tick.Transcript coming soon. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv.

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How to Build an Alexa Skill that Actually Works

Learn how to make an Alexa Skill in this programming tutorial. Understand the control flow of an Amazon Alexa application and discover how to create a voice user interface (VUI). Learn how to create a Lambda function with JavaScript, Node.js, and AWS.

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Amazon Echo Show 5 Unboxing

Santa was kind enough to get me an Echo Show 5 and I decided to unbox it live on LinkedIn.

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Designing for Speech

Here’s a great talk from Build 2019 about the importance of design in creating Voice and chat virtual assistants. Designing a natural language interface can be difficult, is the interface supposed to be able to interpret every single nuance of speech? and how about slang? Or should we aim more towards forced language and make […]

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The Future of Voice Assistants

BBC Click is at Amazon HQ in Seattle this week to check out the state of voice technology and where it may one day lead us. Hint: it can go a lot further than home automation or reading the news.

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