Alexa, whats today’s weather?
Alexa, turn on light?
Alexa set my alarm?
Oh my god! it even detects pregnancy in recent times.
Many years ago such functionality was termed science fiction, but today top tech companies like google, amazon, Microsoft, apple, Samsung has conquered the fiction and it is all science now. They did this through their respective Google assistant, Alexa, Cortana, Siri,and Bixby powered devices. I just can’t stop admiring Google’s assistant which seems to be one of the best for mobile devices due to its ability to access the vast information on Google itself.
Now, amazon and [...]
Amazon Echo can serve humanity in various ways you may not have imagined yet.
Amazon Echo comes with a feature most babysitters cannot offer – Always stay close to the toddler. Echo is built with “Mummy-Gram or Daddy-Gram feature which will enable you talk with your toddler whom you may do not want to hand over a phone.
The feature works likes voice to text chat between mom and the toddler. The 1- 3 years old can ask Echo to say hello to mum and on the other end, mom will receive a text and likewise reply by a text while Amazon voices it out to the child. Cool stuff if you do not want to play phone tag with a baby sitter.
How does Alexa recognise [...]
Voice shopping using smart speakers and smartphone apps is starting to gain serious traction among consumers, opening up a new “conversational commerce” channel and potentially disrupting the retail sector.
Devices such as Amazon’s Alexa-powered speakers and Google Home, which use artificial intelligence (AI) to respond to human voice commands, are offering new choices to consumers who are looking for more convenient ways to order goods and services.
Voice shopping is expected to jump to US$40 billion (S$54 billion) annually in 2022 in the United States, from US$2 billion today, according to a survey this year by OC&C Strategy [...]
What is Google JBL link bar that just popped out as we’re a day closer to I/O, google’s developer’s conference ? Well. Google JBL LinkBar is a voice command device made by the partnership of Google with JBL. It’s a voice controlled device with in built google assistant and Android TV. Designed to give the ever growing Android TV users a voice control over what they’re watching. It is a Rectangular bar shaped and black in color according to video below.
Okay great, what about Google home ?. Google Home still exists but I think JBL link bar is intended to help Google Home Artificial intelligent assistant with basic tasks that has to do with TVs [...]